Kaiser Permanente’s Moanalua Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for 2014 from the American Heart Association (AHA)/American Stroke Association (ASA). Moanalua Medical Center has been honored with a Gold Plus distinction, the highest level of recognition, for the fourth consecutive year for meeting AHA’s quality measures for stroke care.
Hospitals receiving a Get With The Guidelines Gold Plus Achievement Award have demonstrated 85 percent or higher compliance to best-practice standards of care for 12 consecutive months. In addition, hospitals that have received the award have demonstrated 75 percent compliance with 7 out of 10 stroke quality measures during the 12-month period. Moanalua Medical Center has the distinction of receiving a double achievement with Gold Plus quality measures in both heart failure and stroke care.