Norton Healthcare has been awarded an honorable mention for the C. Everett Koop National Health Awards. Twelve programs were considered for the award this year and of those, there was one Winner and four Honorable Mention designees.
The 13th edition of the Health Equality Index (HEI) assesses participants on four criteria: nondiscrimination and staff training; patient services and support; employee benefits and policies; and patient and community engagement.
Studies show that 70% of adult COVID-19 survivors are experiencing long-term side effects impacting their heart, lungs, central nervous system, gastrointestinal tract or other areas of the body. Children have also reported side effects.