A state of the art cardiovascular facility is now open for business in Eastern Carolina
It's called the East Carolina Heart Institute and its a partnership with ECU and Pitt County Memorial Hospital.
The two building facility will focus on education, outpatient and and inpatient services for a disease that some say is hitting our area especially hard.
In patient care will open up around January 5th of next year. The 200 thousand square foot facility will 120 beds for patients. And they expect to add some more in the future.