Jerry Vardaman of Brandon, Miss., thought he was having a stroke on May 31, 2010. He got to the Baptist ER just in time to avoid major damage.
Baptist Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for its Primary Stroke Center by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in disease-specific care. The certification award recognizes Baptist’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s state-of-the- art standards.
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