Tuality Healthcare has been recognized for its dedication to stroke care by the the American Heart Association.
Stroke Care Center
Our Joint Commission certified stroke care team provides rapid diagnosis and treatment using the latest treatments and technologies.
Tuality Healthcare Stroke Center provides immediate and primary treatment for all types of strokes. The Stroke Center has received consistent recognition for excellence, earning the Gold Plus award for quality from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
Tuality’s expert stroke team use leading-edge technology to save lives and maintain a high quality of life for stroke patients.
The team uses every available tool to limit damage from a stroke including laboratory tests, blood pressure checks, CAT scan and MRI tests, timely consultation with a member of the stroke team, and the use of clot-busting drugs.
Symptoms of Stroke
To check for stroke symptoms, remember the F.A.S.T. test:
- Face Ask the person to smile. Does one side of the face droop?
- Arm Ask the person to raise both arms. Does one arm drift downward?
- Speech Ask the person to repeat a simple phrase. Does the speech sound slurred or strange?
- Time Time is critical. If you observe any of these signs, call 911 immediately.
Call 911 immediately if you notice any signs or symptoms of a stroke. Don't wait to see if symptoms go away Every minute counts to save a stroke patient from long-term damage or death.