Grant Stroke Care: Did you know…

 

Grant is on track to treat over 500 stroke patients this year and has earned the Gold Plus American Stroke Association award for 2011.

This designation is granted to hospitals that have reached an aggressive goal of treating stroke patients with 85% or higher compliance to core standard levels of care as outlined by the American Heart Association / American Stroke Association for twenty four consecutive months. These measures include aggressive use of medications, such as tPA, antithrombotics, anticoagulation therapy, DVT prophylaxis, cholesterol reducing drugs and smoking cessation