Kurt Maute, a patient with MultiCare Health System, recounts his experience dealing with atrial fibrillation, and how an ablation treatment "cured" him. Tariq Salam, MD, a cardiologist and rhythm also discusses ways in which the body handles atrial fibrillation and how medical treatment can help alleviate the symptoms.
MultiCare Regional Heart & Vascular Center gives people across the region access to some of the most sophisticated facilities and treatments available, from preventive care to emergency treatment for heart attack or ongoing care heart disease or heart failure.
We offer heart and vascular care services at MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital, MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital, MultiCare Allenmore Hospital and MultiCare Covington Medical Center.
MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital and MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital consistently followed the treatment guidelines in ACTION Registry®-GWTGTM for eight consecutive quarters in ACTION Registry-GWTG Premier and met a performance standard of 90 percent for specific performance measures to receive this 2014 award.