Key elements of primary stroke centers
include acute stroke teams, stroke units, written care protocols, and an integrated emergency response system.
It will offer easy access to information to help more stroke victims get to the closest advanced stroke center
where they can receive the best care available, as fast as possible.
Concentric Medical has dramatically altered the treatment landscape for acute stroke by making it possible for Stroke Centers
to fulfill their promise of improving patient's lives.
The Joint Commission developed the criteria for Advanced Certification for Comprehensive Stroke Centers
in collaboration with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, including recommendations from the Brain Attack Coalition and a multidisciplinary advisory panel of experts in complex stroke care.
And the Marcus Stroke and Neuroscience Center is a Joint Commission designated Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center
The subject of public procurement is the acquisition of new instrumentation at the department of rehabilitation and upgrade of HW and SW CT devices for the needs of the stroke center
Wadley was the first hospital in Texarkana to achieve certification by The Joint Commission in 2008 as a primary stroke center
and was designated by the state of Texas as a Level II primary stroke center
South Nassau's Emergency Services Department is designated a regional Stroke Center
by the New York State Department of Health.
Bon Secours Health System): Looking at the clinical data has been helpful, but I think it's the recognition and prominence that the stroke center
certifications and the work around neurosciences have promoted.
The work I do at the stroke center
translates to the academic side.
Stroke patients who need emergency care should be taken to the nearest certified primary stroke center
, which acts as a central point for stroke treatment, according to recommendations from the Brain Attack Coalition (BAC), a group representing medical, scientific, nonprofit and government leaders in the field of stroke.
Anyone who is at the age of 30 or older with a neck injury should take an aspirin and go right away to a comprehensive stroke center
," he said.