For the second year in a row (2012), Martha Jefferson Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With the Guidelines™-Stroke (GWTG-Stroke) Gold Awards. Bronze (2009), Silver (2010), and Gold Awards (2011).
These awards demonstrate our commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines. Specifically, it shows the GWTG-Stroke performance measures being met at 85 percent or higher for 90 consecutive days for the bronze award, 12 months for silver and 24 months for gold.
Learn more about Get with the Guidelines.