ROCKFORD — The Mercyhealth Advanced Primary Stroke Center at Mercyhealth’s Javon Bea Hospital and Physician Clinic–Riverside recently received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus achievement award.
The hospital also received the AHA/ASA’s Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus award.
Hospitals that receive the Get With The Guidelines Gold Plus Achievement Award have reached a goal of treating patients with 85% or higher compliance to core standard levels of care as outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for two consecutive calendar years. In addition, those hospitals have demonstrated 75% compliance to (four out of 10 heart failure quality measures or seven out of 10 stroke quality measures) during the 12-month period.
For information: mercyhealthsystem.org; heart.org.
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