May 30, 2013
Kenmore Mercy Hospital has been recognized for its commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care to stroke and heart failure patients with the 2013 Get With The Guidelines® - Quality Achievement Awards from the American Heart Association / American Stroke Association (Kenmore Mercy Hospital Awards).
The hospital received the Get With The Guidelines® - Heart Failure Silver Quality Achievement Award and the Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.
These awards recognize commitment and success in implementing quality standards of care for stroke patients and signify that Kenmore Mercy has reached an exceptional goal of treating heart failure patients.
Get With The Guidelines® is the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s hospital-based quality improvement program that empowers healthcare teams to save lives and reduce healthcare costs by helping hospitals follow evidence-based guidelines and recommendations.
For more information, visit heart.org/quality.