Immediate treatment is key to limiting the extent of brain injury resulting from stroke. When it comes to stroke, minutes matter. Know the warning signs of stroke and THINK FASST. Mercy strives to exceed national benchmarks for getting stroke victims into treatment. Certified stroke care professionals – emergency department specialists, neurologists, hospitalists, nurses, therapists, pharmacists and technicians – work together to address every need the stroke patient may have.
Now Mercy is taking stroke care one step further with a new stroke prevention clinic, one of few in the nation.