Crew Honored as 'Stroke Heroes'

Congratulations to MedStar Paramedic Laurie Hilliard and EMT Joely Nash for receiving
HCA North Central Division Stroke Hero Award.

Laurie and Joely were honored for their response to a November 13 call involving a
stroke victim. Their quick and accurate care and transport to the nearest stroke
center, Plaza Medical Center Fort Worth, is credited for the positive outcome of the

Laurie accepted the award on behalf of her and Joely May 14 at HCA’s Medical
City Dallas. The patient, Joshua Glenn, presented the award along with his appreciation.

May is National Stroke Awareness month.