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Hospital preps cardiac room
The Signal

Emergency open-heart surgery will be available without traveling outside the Santa Clarita Valley within a few months as Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital prepares to open a new cardiac operating room.

Combined, heart disease and stroke remain the leading causes of death in the United States, and Henry Mayo already sees a number of cardiac patients each year, said Dr. Jack Patterson, a cardiac surgeon who cares for patients at Henry Mayo.