Hedrick Certified An Acute Stroke Ready Hospital
Hedrick Medical Center is ready to help Stroke victims. The hospital recently received Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification for Acute Stroke Ready Hospital from the Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Hedrick Medical Center CEO Steve Schieber says this is the result of a joint effort.
Schieber says for the local community it provides peace of mind.
He says the ability to provide that treatment as quickly as possible is the key to surviving and recovering from a stroke.