Palms of Pasadena has been awarded the Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award
February 28, 2011
The Plus Award is an advanced level of recognition acknowledging hospitals for their compliance of the Quality Measures within the Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Program. This is an optional award that a hospital may choose to pursue if they are collecting Quality Measures and would like to be recognized for their efforts. Palm’s Stroke Program met quality indicators for a consecutive 2 years.
Brian Flynn, CEO says, “We are very proud of these accomplishments and the progress we have made under the leadership of both our Quality Department and our Stroke Team. Congratulations to Debbie Adkins, Director of Quality Management, Robin Stoaks, Director of Surgical Services and Leslie Walton, Quality Analyst and to our Stroke Team; Alberto Vasquez MD, Medical Director of Stroke Program, Barbara Rowland, RN, Stroke program Coordinator, Andrea Clyne, RN, Director of Emergency Services, Teri Keel, RN, Chief Nursing Officer, James Perod, RN, Director Clinical Services, Jeanne Bromley, Stroke Advocate, Bonita Anseeuw, RN, Clinical Education, Stephania Poveromo, RT, Director of Radiology Services, Nancy Thomas, RD,LD, Clinical Dietitian, David Weismantel, Director of Therapy Services and Catherine Hall, RN, Director of Case Management