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Stroke survivor, stroke support group receive awards

Stroke survivor, stroke support group receive awards

By Beth Bowling and Hillary Smith The Hazard and Surrounding Area Stroke Survivor and Caregiver Support Group through the University of Ken­tucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health, along with one of the group’s founding members, Mark Kincaid, a stroke survivor from Letcher County, were honored with Stroke Hero Awards from the American Stroke Association,

Jewish Hospital receives “Get with the Guidelines” – Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award

Award demonstrates commitment to quality care for stroke patients Jewish Hospital, part of KentuckyOne Health, received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award.  The award recognizes the facility’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines. To receive the award, Jewish