The Tuality Healthcare Stroke Care Center has received the Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for the eighth year in a row.
The award, granted by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association, highlights the work of health care facilities that make a special commitment ensuring stroke patients receive the latest scientific guidelines-based treatment.
According to the American Stroke Association, stroke is the second leading cause of death in the world and, on average, someone in the U.S. suffers a stroke every 40 seconds and nearly 795,000 people suffer a new or recurrent stroke each year.
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