September/November 2006

St. Mary-Corwin Stroke Center Earns Certification

The Stroke Center at St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center, Pueblo, Colo., earned the Gold Seal of Approval for health care quality from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). To earn the distinction, the program was evaluated according to JCAHO standards in a process that included assessment of protocols and interviews with patients and staff members. “Earning disease-specific certification further illustrates St. Mary-Corwin’s dedication to the highest quality health care for our patients,” said Tom Anderson, administrator of St. Mary-Corwin. For more information, contact Wendi Dammann of St. Mary-Corwin at