St. Luke's Now A Primary Stroke Center Of Excellence


By Brittany Cooper

Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) St. Luke's Magic Valley is now a Primary Stroke Center of Excellence.

Back in November, the Joint Commission surveyed the hospital and complimented St. Luke's on its stroke program, the commitment of the organization and care provided to the patients.

This month St. Luke's found out they earned the certification.

Officials say since the program began in 2012, more than 30 patients who received tPa otherwise known as a clot busting medication, have shown remarkable improvement.

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