My Hospital-American Heart Association Hospital Accreditation



 

THIS SYMBOL and title identify a hospital that meets the defined standards of The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association for the treatment of heart failure patients.

 

 

THIS SYMBOL and title identify a hospital that meets standards for providing prompt stroke patient care, including treatment with clot-busting drugs as well as other defined standards of The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

 

THIS SYMBOL and title identify a hospital that meets the American Heart Association’s defined standards for treating heart attack patients, including proficiency in performing angioplasty, the procedure to restore blood flow to the heart that can save a patient’s life.

 

THIS SYMBOL and title identify a hospital that meets the American Heart Association’s defined standards for prompt diagnosis of a heart attack and prompt transfer of patients who require angioplasty to a Receiving Center hospital capable of performing the procedure to restore blood flow to the heart that can save a patient’s life.