Navigation Links
Abington Memorial Hospital Awarded Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification
Date:9/5/2013

Abington, PA (PRWEB) September 05, 2013

Abington Memorial Hospital (AMH) is one of seven hospitals in Pennsylvania and one of only 56 in the nation to earn Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification from The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Complex Stroke Centers are recognized as industry leaders and are responsible for setting the national agenda in highly-specialized stroke care.

Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification recognizes those hospitals that have state-of-the-art infrastructure, staff and training to receive and treat patients with the most complex strokes. AMH underwent a rigorous onsite review in June 2013. Joint Commission experts reviewed Abington’s compliance with the Comprehensive Stroke Center standards and requirements including advanced imaging capabilities, 24/7 availability of specialized treatments, and staff with the unique education and competencies to care for complex stroke patients.

"By achieving this advanced certification, Abington Memorial Hospital has thoroughly demonstrated the greatest level of commitment to the care of its patients with a complex stroke condition,” says Mark R. Chassin, M.D., FACP, M.P.P., M.P.H., president, The Joint Commission. “Certification is a voluntary process and The Joint Commission commends Abington for successfully undertaking this challenge to elevate the standard of its care for the community it serves.”

Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification was developed in collaboration with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and derived from the Brain Attack Coalition’s "Recommendations for Comprehensive Stroke Centers&quo
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Abington Health Named 2013 Most Wired
2. Exercises to Help with Vertigo from The Balance Center at Abington Memorial Hospital
3. Abington Memorial Hospital’s Neurosciences Institute Opens Movement Disorders Center
4. The Neurosciences Institute at Abington Memorial Hospital Opens Multiple Sclerosis Center
5. Abington Memorial Hospital is Turning 100
6. Abington Memorial Hospital’s Oncology Program Earns Outstanding Achievement Award
7. Murayama Appointed Chair of Surgery at Abington Memorial Hospital
8. Abington Memorial Hospital and Gilda's Club Offer Spouses/Partner Support Group
9. Amerinet and American Healthcare Solutions Help Bring Coshocton County Memorial Hospital More Than $2 Million in Productivity and Efficiency Improvements
10. Hand Made Memorial Pet Cremation Urns Now Available Online from Mood Wood
11. The Memorial Garden at Cherry Hills Community Church Announces Wall of Remembrance as Another Option to Remember Loved Ones
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/20/2014)... 20, 2014 Principle Business Enterprises, a ... in manufacturing top-of-the-line absorbent products. The company has ... most popular brand, Tranquility® Premium Protection absorbent products. ... website, gave its packaging a new look, and is ... message to the public. , The new website, developed ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Based on a proprietary chromatid-specific ... assays capable of determining DNA sequence, location and ... three dimensions of high-resolution data, dGH assays are ... range of disease-causing genetic rearrangements, including chromosomal inversions ... tools, including today’s advanced sequencing technologies. , According ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... New York, NY (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 ... to be introduced in the U.S., has a lot to ... time when our country recognizes the achievements and contributions of ... marks the anniversary for Punzoné, and today it shares its ... and take a trip to Italy - even if it ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... 20, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, one of ... its new range of bamboo deckings . Moreover, ... natural items; they are now available at deeply discounted ... it is hard to overstate the significance of online ... to online services. The company’s workers are striving to ...
(Date:10/19/2014)... Recently, Fancyflyingfox.com, an innovative company that provides many kinds ... designs of 2014 mother of the bride dresses ... offered with big discounts, up to 70% off. All ... enjoy this special offer. , Owing to the ... one of the leading brands in the global market. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Tranquility® Premium Protection Incontinence Products Releases New Logo and Website 2Health News:KromaTiD Launches Genome Screening and Discovery Services 2Health News:KromaTiD Launches Genome Screening and Discovery Services 3Health News:Celebrate Italian Heritage Month With Authentic Cocktails from Punzoné: The Only Ultra Premium Line of Organic Imported Italian Vodka 2Health News:Celebrate Italian Heritage Month With Authentic Cocktails from Punzoné: The Only Ultra Premium Line of Organic Imported Italian Vodka 3Health News:Celebrate Italian Heritage Month With Authentic Cocktails from Punzoné: The Only Ultra Premium Line of Organic Imported Italian Vodka 4Health News:High Quality Bamboo Deckings, New Items Unveiled By BambooIndustry.com 2Health News:Fancyflyingfox.com Updates Its Website With New Mother Of The Bride Dresses For 2014 2
... ... a new website utilizing the latest internet technology to educate visitors on breast enhancement ... create an interactive web experience that’s designed to be an informative and user-friendly virtual ... ...
... ... pandemic novel H1N1 influenza cases this season? Should you test all patients with ... you prescribe? EB Medicine announces its November 2009 issue of Emergency Medicine Practice, which ... , ...
... ... procedures that provide patients profound relief of sinus pain and decrease the ... the physicians of the Atlanta Snoring Institute. Techniques such as balloon ... or tissue like traditional sinus surgery . The advantages of ...
... , ... health, and just a few small changes can give big results. ... for us, and the,right ways to improve our health. , ... of 25 health-boosting tips,which we believe to be pretty much incontrovertible! ...
... 95 percent of radiation oncologists use advanced imaging techniques such ... 4-dimensional computed tomography (4DCT) for target delineation (to locate the ... to an article in the December issue of the ... , www.jacr.org ). In defining the target, the ...
... School of Medicine compared the outcomes of cirrhotic ... (NASH) versus alcoholic liver disease (ETOH) and found ... between the NASH and ETOH groups. Study findings ... Liver Transplantation , a journal published by Wiley-Blackwell ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Richmond, Virginia Plastic Surgeon Launches State-of-the-Art Breast Surgery Website 2Health News:Richmond, Virginia Plastic Surgeon Launches State-of-the-Art Breast Surgery Website 3Health News:Richmond, Virginia Plastic Surgeon Launches State-of-the-Art Breast Surgery Website 4Health News:Emergency Medicine Practice Publishes 'Influenza: Challenges in Diagnosis and Management in the Emergency Department' 2Health News:Emergency Medicine Practice Publishes 'Influenza: Challenges in Diagnosis and Management in the Emergency Department' 3Health News:Atlanta Snoring Institute Uses Breakthrough Techniques to Treat Sinusitis and Sinus Pain 2Health News:Atlanta Snoring Institute Uses Breakthrough Techniques to Treat Sinusitis and Sinus Pain 3Health News:Atlanta Snoring Institute Uses Breakthrough Techniques to Treat Sinusitis and Sinus Pain 4Health News:realbuzz.com - Top 25 Ways to Improve Your Health & get a Better Sex Life! 2Health News:New data emerges on liver transplant survival rates 2Health News:New data emerges on liver transplant survival rates 3
(Date:10/20/2014)... Oct. 20, 2014   BioNano Genomics announced today ... ability to collect human data at 30X depth, sufficient for ... This new capability was established and demonstrated for the IrysChip ... TM System and will be rolled out to ... will be showcasing this advancement at the American Society ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... , Oct. 20, 2014   Taiho Oncology, ... Ltd. ( Japan ), announced that ... Fast Track designation for TAS-102 (nonproprietary names: trifluridine ... under investigation for the treatment of refractory metastatic ... initiated a rolling NDA submission to the FDA. ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Pharmaceutic Labs announces the opening of its ... NY for admixing, compounding, drug shortages and ... the FDA standards for safety and quality, using 21 ... The 10,000 square foot outsourcing facility was ... and quality control. The company will produce sterile and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:BioNano Genomics Announces One Human : One Chip : One Day 2BioNano Genomics Announces One Human : One Chip : One Day 3Taiho Oncology, Inc. Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for TAS-102 as a Potential Treatment for Refractory Metastatic Colorectal Cancer 2Taiho Oncology, Inc. Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for TAS-102 as a Potential Treatment for Refractory Metastatic Colorectal Cancer 3Taiho Oncology, Inc. Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for TAS-102 as a Potential Treatment for Refractory Metastatic Colorectal Cancer 4
... NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J., July 20, 2011 Artegraft, Inc. ... in the June 2011 issue of the Journal ... Bovine Carotid Artery vascular grafts (BCA) to cuffed ePTFE ... that the BCA graft had significantly higher primary and ...
... SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 20, 2011 Accuray ... premier radiation oncology company, will host a symposium ... oncology at the 2011 Joint American Association of ... (COMP) Meeting. The symposium—" Best Quality Assurance Programs ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Study Published in Journal of Vascular Surgery Confirms Superiority of Artegraft BCA to Cuffed ePTFE for Hemodialysis Access 2Accuray Hosts Symposium on Quality Assurance in Radiation Oncology at Joint AAPM/COMP Meeting 2
Drugs of Abuse (DoA) Array is used for in-vitro diagnostic tests for the qualitative determination of the parent molecule and metabolites of drugs in human urine....
For use with catalog #0540....
Lupus Anticoagulant-Sensitive APTT Reagent.Cephalin with particulate activator (silica), freeze-dried....
Antigenic Total Protein S, ELISA Method...
Medicine Products: