UofL Health received multiple Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Awards
Three UofL Health facilities have received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospitals’ commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
The distinctions awarded the facilities are as follows:
UofL Health – UofL Hospital: Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus; Stroke Honor Roll Elite
UofL Health – Mary & Elizabeth Hospital: Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus; Stroke Honor Roll Elite; Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll
UofL Health – Jewish Hospital: Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus
“UofL Health is dedicated to improving the quality of care for our stroke patients.” said Dr. Kerri Remmel, medical director of UofL Health – Comprehensive Stroke Program. “The American Heart Association’s Gold Plus Award recognizes the gold standard in stroke care and provides an extra level of assurance that UofL Health has the expertise, technology and resources to save more lives.”