POSTED: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 - 9:44am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:34pm
Valley Baptist Medical Center received their third consecutive Triple Recognition award from the American Heart Association and The American Stroke Association.
The Triple Recognition is awarded to hospitals that have proven exceptional care of coronary artery disease, heart failure and stroke patients. The hospital is the only one in Texas to receive the award this year and 1 of 16 in the entire country. Valley Baptist cardiologist Kalim Habet is one of the doctors who accepted the award for the hospital.