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Patient Focused Care

Bakersfield Heart Hospital is built for patient focused care. Our patients have access to advanced technology and surgical techniques in a hospital specially designed for their treatment and recovery. From admission until discharge, patient care focuses on personal needs, comfort and convenience.


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The Bakersfield Heart Hospital is a 47 bed cardiac specialty hospital dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease, bringing together the most highly skilled health professionals, the finest facilities and the newest equipment.

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Before Your Procedure

Before a Cardiac Catherization Procedure

Bring a list of current medications with you to the hospital. Tell your doctor what medicines you take and about any allergies you have.
You may shower.
Don't eat or drink anything after midnight, the night before the procedure (if you are having an am procedure).
You may have sips of water to take your medications as prescribed by your physician.
Know that the skin where the catheter will be inserted may be clipped. You may be given medication to relax before the procedure.
Please call your doctor if you become ill, or there are any changes with your health.
Please leave money, jewelry and other valuables at home
If you have any concerns or questions, contact your physician's office.