The Nevada Neurosciences Institute at Sunrise Awarded For by qov12652


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          The Nevada Neurosciences Institute at Sunrise
          Awarded For Excellence in Stroke Rehabilitation
  Internationally renowned surveyors make NNI one of only 71 accredited entities in the world

LAS VEGAS — The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) recently
awarded the Nevada Neurosciences Institute at Sunrise (NNI) for excellence in cultivating the
rehabilitation of stroke patients for a period of three years. Sunrise Hospital has the only CARF
accredited Rehabilitation Unit in Southern Nevada and is one of only 71 in the world to carry the
The accreditation outcome represents the highest level of satisfaction that can be awarded to an
organization and illustrates Sunrise Hospital’s substantial conformance to the high standards
established by CARF. To receive the Three-Year Accreditation outcome, Sunrise Hospital and
NNI has put itself through a rigorous peer review process and has demonstrated to a team of
surveyors during an on-site visit that its programs and services are of the highest quality.
“CARF surveyors are among the industry’s most knowledgeable and respected experts in the
field of rehabilitation and human services, so receiving this award from them is a true honor,”
states Dr. Scott Selco, medical director of stroke care. “Our team of nurses, researchers,
neurologists and neurosurgeons work round-the-clock to ensure the highest level of care for our
patients and we are delighted that CARF has recognized our efforts. This accreditation means
that our patients are receiving quality of care that is superior to most other hospitals in the
About The Nevada Neurosciences Institute (NNI):
The Nevada Neurosciences Institute at Sunrise (NNI) is Nevada’s first full-service
neurosciences center, providing access to world-class patient care and pioneering medical
research for brain and spine diseases, disorders and injuries. NNI offers a full range of
neurosciences expertise close to home – emergency services, early diagnosis, advanced
surgery, acute medical intervention, intense rehabilitation and chronic disease management.
Few neurosciences centers offer the level of services available at The Nevada Neurosciences
Institute at Sunrise, which include neurosurgery, neurological care, dedicated patient care units,
and complete neuro-rehabilitation. In addition to these outstanding services, NNI boasts the
sophisticated technologies of Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center and Sunrise Children’s
Hospital, which ensure that patients receive the most accurate diagnosis and advanced
treatment options available.

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