Covenant gets Joint Commission "gold seal" for stroke - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Covenant gets Joint Commission "gold seal" for stroke

By James Clark | email

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Covenant calls it a "huge accomplishment."  Covenant Health Center in Lubbock is the first hospital in the region to earn a Gold Seal of Approval™ from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers.  It's not just that Covenant meets basic standards for stroke patients, but rather its care significantly improves outcomes for stroke patients.  According to the Joint Commission, stroke is the nation's 3rd leading cause of death.

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