Accreditations and Recognition

The SLCH Center for Cardiac Care provides advanced diagnostic and treatment services for neighbors, friends and family members without their having to leave the mid-Hudson Valley.

 stroke gold plus.jpg American Stroke Association Recognition:
SLCH recently received a third award from the American Stroke Association, for achieving quality milestones for the Get With the Guidelines - Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award. (The ASA is a division of the American Heart Association.) The goal of the program is to improve the overall quality of care for stroke patients by improving acute stroke treatment and preventing future strokes and other cardiovascular events. As part of SLCH’s Stroke Program, the hospital has implemented national treatment guidelines which include the provision of timely assessment of patients presenting with stroke so that clot-busting medications can be used in patients meeting the criteria.
Aetna Institute of Quality® For Cardiac Care  
Aetna Institute of Quality® (IOQ) for Cardiac Care:
St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital has been designated as an Institute of Quality® for Cardiac Medical Intervention by Aetna. SLCH was chosen as an Aetna Designated IOQ facility because we demonstrate excellence in care, a commitment to continuous improvement and represent an exceptional value to our patients.