If you or someone you love suffers a stroke, our trained stroke team provides prompt diagnosis and stroke treatment. Experienced neurologists and other clinical experts lead the team.
We offer a coordinated response and specialized care 24 hours a day. Our cutting–edge telemedicine robot, nicknamed Rosie, connects with a remote neurologist within minutes to help the ED doctor identify and treat our stroke patients. With a stroke, “time is brain” and the sooner the stroke treatment begins, the better the outcomes for our patients.
When you or someone you loves suffers a stroke, recognizing the first warning signs and getting expert medical help quickly is critical to maximizing your chances of survival and rehabilitation. Response time can make the difference between recovering from a stroke and having to endure longterm disabilities.
Face – Does one side of the face droop? Ask person to smile.
Arm – Does one arm drift downward? Ask person to raise both arms.
Speech – Are words slurred? Ask person to repeat a phrase
Time – If they show any symptoms, call 9-1-1 immediately.