Coastal Carolina honored for stroke care

Coastal Carolina Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get with the Guidelines Stroke Bronze Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital's stroke care. Coastal Carolina has developed a system for rapid diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients admitted to the emergency department. The system includes brain imaging scans, neurologists available to conduct patient evaluations and using clot-busting medications.

Coastal Carolina Hospital is located at the intersection of Interstate 95 and U.S. 278 in Hardeeville.

Details: www.coastalhospital.com