Berkshire: Fastest Heart Attack Centre

19 November 2012, 07:41

Patients taken to the Royal Berkshire Hospital are getting the fastest heart attack treatment in the country.

Figures just out show that their specialist unit is the most rapid 24/7 centre anywhere in England, Wales and Northern Ireland for providing heart attack patients treatment within 120 minutes of the patient calling for help.

Members of the cardiac team are on standby 24 hours a day.