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Heart Association Honors Hospitals for Stroke Care

Jan 16, 2019
AHA Gold Award Logo

Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon and Cascade Valley Hospital in Arlington each received honors from the American Heart Association for high standards for stroke patient care.

Skagit Valley Hospital has earned the 2018 Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award and also qualified for recognition on the Target: Stroke Elite Honor Roll.

AHA Silver Award logoCascade Valley Hospital earned the 2018 Get with the Guidelines® - Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award.

Both awards recognize the staffs’ commitment and success in implementing a high standard of stroke care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment that meets nationally accepted, evidence-based standards and recommendations.

Patient safety and quality are the first priority at Skagit Regional Health. Learn more about accreditations, certifications and memberships.