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LLUMC – Murrieta recognized for excellence in stroke care

Loma Linda University Medical Center – Murrieta has received two recognitions for excellence in stroke care from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.​

LLUMC – Murrieta was presented with the 2019  Get With The Guidelines ® - Stroke Gold Plus and the Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Quality Achievement Award from the associations on May 31 during public educational event.​

This marks the third year LLUMC – Murrieta has been recognized by the by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for quality stroke care. ​

LLUMC – Murrieta earned the 2019  Get With The Guidelines ® - Stroke Gold Plus award by meeting specific quality achievement measures for the diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients at a set level for a designated period. These measures include evaluation of the proper use of medications and other stroke treatments aligned with the most up-to-date, evidence-based guidelines with the goal of speeding recovery and reducing death and disability for stroke patients. Before discharge, patients should also receive education on managing their health, schedule a follow-up visit and other needed care transition interventions.​