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Intermountain Heart Institute celebrates artificial heart program

MURRAY, Utah (ABC 4 News) - The Artificial Heart Program at the Intermountain Medical Center celebrated a big milestone Tuesday: 20 years of cheating death.
MURRAY, Utah (ABC 4 News) - The Artificial Heart Program at the Intermountain Medical Center celebrated a big milestone Tuesday: 20 years of cheating death.

The pioneering Artificial Heart Program started in 1993 when it became the first center in Utah to implant a left ventricular assist device or LVAD. The program has since implanted 572 devices since then and is now considered one of the premier artificial heart programs in the nation.



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