Your heart deserves today’s best care, and at the Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center that is what you will find. The Calhoun Cardiology Center offers comprehensive and advanced heart care – personalized to each individual patient.
Our services range from preventive cardiology to help patients manage risk factors like cholesterol disorders, to today’s most sophisticated interventional and surgical procedures. In addition, we offer specialized services to manage high blood pressure, including treatment-resistant hypertension, as well as complete care to diagnose and treat heart failure, heart rhythm disorders, and vascular disorders such as peripheral arterial disease, abdominal aortic aneurysms, and carotid disease. Visit Cardiology site.
““He is just such a warm caring guy. You know, you're instantly at ease when you're in his presence. He spends the time with you; I know he’s busy, but he always takes time and makes sure that if I have any questions, that he fully answers them.”
— Dan Nevelos on Dr. Bruce Liang, Chief, Division of Cardiology and Director, Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center
STEMI Receiving Center Gold Performance Achievement Award Hospital
The Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center at UConn Health has been recognized as a Mission: Lifeline® STEMI Receiving Center Gold Performance Achievement Award Hospital. The award signifies that UConn Health has achieved 85 percent or higher composite adherence to all Mission: Lifeline® STEMI Receiving Center Performance Achievement indicators for consecutive 24-month intervals, and 75 percent or higher compliance on all Mission: Lifeline STEMI Receiving Center quality measures to improve the quality of care for STEMI patients.
Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Award
American Heart Association
The Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center at UConn Health received the Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. The recognition signifies that UConn Health has reached an aggressive goal of treating heart failure patients with 85 percent compliance for at least 24 months to core standard levels of care as outlined by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology secondary prevention guidelines for heart failure patients.