COLUMBIA, Tenn. — Maury Regional Medical Center (MRMC) recently earned the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for certification as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center. The Gold Seal of Approval® and the Heart-Check mark both represent symbols of quality from their respective organizations.
Maury Regional Medical Center underwent a rigorous onsite review in December 2018. Joint Commission experts evaluated compliance with stroke-related standards and requirements, including program management, delivery of clinical care and performance improvement.
At Maury Regional Medical Center, board-certified neurologists, Emergency Department nurses and Critical Care Unit nurses are specially trained in stroke patient care. Maury Regional Medical Center also offers comprehensive stroke rehabilitation — including occupational, physical and speech therapy — as well as a monthly Stroke Support Group for those who have experienced a stroke along with their families, caregivers and friends.