Tag Archive: Stroke

Jun 06 2013

LRMC grabs new awards

Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC) has furthered its reputation for excellence by earning the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. Evidence-based guidelines pointed to LRMC as a facility whose care for cardiac and stroke patients scored 85 (or higher) for two or more six-month intervals while …

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Jul 07 2011

ETMC stroke program recertified

The East Texas region has one of the highest stroke rates in our state hence ETMC conducts screenings regularly to help pinpoint problems that may lead to stroke.   East Texas Medical Center/Tyler’s (ETMC) stroke treatment department has earned recertification as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center. The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations has …

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Apr 28 2011

ETMC offers free forum on stroke warning signs

ETMC will offer a free KnowledgeFirst Forum on Thursday, May 5, at noon at the ETMC Pavilion on the warning signs of stroke with Dr. Allison Hennigan with the ETMC Neurological Institute. “East Texans face one of the highest stroke mortality rates in our state, and we are working to change that by providing stroke …

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