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Skokie Hospital AMI-5 Beta Blocker Prescribed at Discharge

Beta blockers are a type of medicine used to lower blood pressure, treat chest pain (angina) and heart failure, and to help prevent a heart attack. If appropriate for you, taking a beta blocker can help prevent another heart attack.

Our goal is to be in the top 10% percent of hospitals nationwide. We have multi-disciplinary teams actively working to improve our performance in this area and others.