Walorski participates in open house celebration for IU Health Goshen
GOSHEN, IN – During the grand opening of the Goshen Heart and Vascular Center today, Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (IN-02) participated in the celebration alongside Indiana University Health Goshen officials and Goshen Mayor Allan Kauffman.
“The completion of this center is an accomplishment for our Hoosier communities on many levels,” said Walorski. “I commend the teamwork of these outstanding groups, from the Goshen Chamber of Commerce to the talented cardiologists at IU Health Goshen, who share the common vision to improve health care for our families. This innovative center provides direct access to outstanding cardiovascular medical services for our community, while creating good-paying jobs in Northern Indiana.”
Walorski addressed a crowd of local residents during an open house for the new facility, following remarks from Randy Christophel, CEO of IU Health Goshen, and Dr. Mark Smucker, Medical Director of Cardiology of IU Health Goshen. The center was opened in response to community need for accessible and streamlined medical services for cardiovascular specialties.
As the first health system to receive Heart Failure Institute Accreditation, IU Health Goshen rates in the 98th percentile for the fastest heart attack care in the nation.