Stroke Certification at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano “We have a tremendous emergency room that is well prepared and well trained in strokes,” said Dr. Charisse Barta, physician on the medical staff at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. “They are very knowledgeable about what a stroke looks like, and are well trained in how to…

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Comprehensive Stroke Center Offers Highest Level of Care The Joint Commission’s highest level of stroke care — an “Advanced Certification” — is awarded to those hospitals that have specific abilities to receive and treat the most complex stroke cases. More than two years ago, Baptist Hospital joined an elite group of facilities in the United…

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”; When you are ill you want the best care possible, and oftentimes people may settle for the local hospital or medical center. However how is a hospital ranked what determines the “best” or the top hospitals?  Hospitals are ranked according to multiple factors including their reputation among physicians, level of nursing staffing, patient safety,…

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