Posted by Mama Yauk Friday, September 9, 2011 0 comments
Nassau University Medical Center
2201 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, NY 11554
NUMC has achieved another gold star, this time with The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold plus Quality Achievement Award.
This award recognizes Nassau University Medical Center’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines and demonstrates NuHealth’s stroke team’s commitment to quality care for stroke patients.
How did they achieve this award you ask? NuHealth’s stroketeam achieved an 85% or higher adherence to all Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Quality Achievement indicators for two or more consecutive 12-month intervals and achieved 75% or higher compliance with 6-10 Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Quality Measures, which are reporting initiatives to measure quality care.