Heart Failure Services, Treatments and Therapies

Services, Treatments and Therapies

NHI’s Advanced Integrated Medical and Surgical program for heart failure (AIMS) offers highly specialized heart failure therapies available nowhere else in the region.

Services

  • Newly diagnosed and long term advanced Heart Failure evaluations and care
  • HospitalTransition Program for Heart Failure
  • Post Cardiac Transplant care and management
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Genetic Evaluations

Procedures

  • Bi-ventricular Pacing
  • Pacemaker (cardiac resynchronization therapy)
  • BiventricularImplantable Defibrillator
  • Coronary artery bypass surgery
  • Transcatheteraortic valve replacement (TAVR)
  • Heart valve surgery
  • Mitral Clip
  • Cardio MEMS

Mechanical Support

  • Temporary devices: Impella,Tandem-Heart Intra-aortic balloon pump, Cardio-Help, Cehtrimaag
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)
  • VAD/LVAD implant (NHI is Joint Commission-certified for Ventricular Assist Device Destination Therapy)

Heart Failure Advanced Monitoring

  • CardioMEMS
  • Latitude remote monitoring
  • CardioHelp
  • Heart failure  and VAD nurse coordinators and navigators