April 22, 2009
Hudson, FL (April 22, 2009) - Board Certified Electrophysiologist, Kenneth Yamamura, M.D. will be presenting a program Entitled: Everything You Wanted to Know about Your ICD and More at the regular meeting of the Internal Cardiac Defibrillator (ICD) Support Group.
Research shows that ICDs provide an invaluable form of life insurance for people most at risk. Evidence-based medicine has demonstrated that ICDs significantly reduce death among Americans at highest risk.
Anyone that has an internal cardiac defibrillator or would like to know more about ICDs is encouraged to attend the presentation. You do not need to be a member of the ICD Support Group to attend the presentation. This presentation is sponsored by The Heart Institute at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point and will take place at the Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, Conference Center, 14000 Fivay Road, in Hudson, on Wednesday, May 27 at 5:30 p.m.
This event is free to the public. Refreshments will be served. Due to limited seating, reservations are required, and can be made by calling (727) 869-5498 or 1-888-741-5119.
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point is a 290-bed acute care facility located in Hudson, FL. Home of the nationally acclaimed Heart Institute, over 350 physicians, 900 employees and 500 volunteers comprise their integrated healthcare delivery team. Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has been designated a 100 Top Hospital seven years by Thomson Reuters and has been named twice (1999 & 2002) by U.S. News & World Report as one of Americas Best Hospitals in Heart and Heart Surgery. It has an Accredited Chest Pain Center, JCAHO Accredited Primary Stroke Center and an Approved, With Commendation, Community Cancer Program, from the College of Surgeons.