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Henry Mayo's Award-Winning Stroke Center

 

 Stoke Testimonial  

Henry Mayo has been nationally recognized for its excellence in stroke care by both the American Heart Association and The Joint Commission, earning the Gold Seal of Approval™ as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center, a designation that puts your community hospital in the forefront of excellence in medicine. 

 

Each year about 700,000 people experience a new or recurrent stroke, which is the nation's third leading cause of death and a leading cause of serious, long-term disability.  

 

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Families of Fallen Warriors to be Recognized at Henry Mayo 

Gold Star Families to be Honored on December 4 at Tree Lighting

 

The families of Santa Clarita Valley residents who lost theirGSF Tree Top lives serving in the war on terror since 9/11 will be honored at Henry Mayo's 26th annual tree lighting ceremony on Sunday, December 4, 2011.

 

Hospital leadership, together with families, residents, members of the military and others, will honor the memory of our brave soldiers with members of the Gold Star Families from the Santa Clarita Valley.

 

Families of fallen warriors, Robby Wilson, Dean Glen Todd, Richard P. Slocum, Cole W. Larsen, Jose Ricardo Flores-Mejia , Dennis L. Sellen, Stephen E. Colley, John M. Conant, Ian Timothy D. Gelig, Jake W. Suter, Paul Gardner and Rudy A. Acosta will be recognized at the event.

 

The tree lighting is an annual celebration of community; and 

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what better way to celebrate than to recognize and honor our local Gold Star Families who have given so much.

 

The event begins at 2 p.m. and concludes at approximately 5 p.m. with the Gold Star family recognition and the lighting of the Holiday tree.  

 

For more information, please click here or contact us at (661) 200-1305.

Henry Mayo Receives Baby-Friendly Designation

Joining the Ranks of Only 5% of Hospitals Nationwide
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Henry Mayo was recognized as a Baby-Friendly hospital in November 2011, becoming one of only 5% of hospitals nationwide to be awarded the prestigious, international designation.

 

Following a rigorous application process and a two-day onsite survey by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Henry Mayo received this esteemed, international recognition.

 

The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) is a global program that encourages and recognizes hospitals and birthing centers that offer an optimal level of care for breastfeeding mothers and their babies. There are only 121 in the United States. Of that total, California leads the nation with 15% of its hospitals designated Baby-Friendly, compared to the national average of 5%.

 

"Congratulations to our entire Women's Services Unit," said Roger Seaver, president and CEO. "This is a great example of a mission-driven service at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital. This designation will raise the profile of one of our focuses on "Improving the Health of our Community."

 

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Henry Mayo's Award-Winning Stroke Center
Nationally Recognized 
Joint Comm Seal

Henry Mayo has been nationally recognized for its excellence in stroke care by both the American Heart Association and The Joint Commission, earning the Gold Seal of Approval™ as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center, a designation that puts your community hospital in the forefront of excellence in medicine. 

 

Each year about 700,000 people experience a new or recurrent stroke, which is the nation's third leading cause of death and a leading cause of serious, long-term disability.

 

In response to local need, Henry Mayo has developed a comprehensive system for rapid diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients, which includes state-of-the-art equipment to provide brain-imaging scans, and highly experienced neurologists who provide patient evaluations for diagnoses and critical, immediate treatment.

 

Choosing where to receive your health care is an important decision. Patients who come to Henry Mayo benefit from state-of-the-art medical care close to home and the peace of mind that comes from being cared for by compassionate, knowledgeable staff at one of the leading health care facilities in Los Angeles County.

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