Advanced Primary Stroke Care Centers

Methodist Charlton Medical Center Named Certified Advanced Stroke Center

The Advanced Primary Stroke Certification recognizes stroke care programs that follow national standards and guidelines that can significantly improve outcomes for stroke patients.

According to the American Stroke Association (ASA):

  • About 795,000 Americans suffer a new or recurrent stroke each year
  • Every 40 seconds a person in the U.S. experiences a stroke
  • Over 4 million American adults live today with the effects of a stroke

Find more information about stroke, including:

Primary Stroke Center CertificationSilver Stroke Award 2016