Advanced Stroke Treatment
Approximately 795,000 Americans suffer a new or recurrent stroke each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In fact, someone in the US suffers a stroke every 40 seconds, making stroke a leading cause of adult disability, as well as the third-leading cause of death nationwide.
The New Standard in Stroke Services
We have a clinical collaboration agreement with University of California San Diego Health to deliver local, 24/7 Telestroke Rapid Response. This grants the community greater, more convenient access to quality stroke and neurological care than ever before. The multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals at Temecula Valley Hospital works to evaluate and treat all stroke patients whenever emergencies occur. The team consists of:
- Emergency physicians
- Emergency nurses
- Interventional cardiologists
- Radiologic technologists
- Registered cardiovascular invasive technologists
Advanced Primary Stroke Center
Temecula Valley Hospital earned the The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association | American Stroke Association's Heart-Check mark for Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification for our commitment to stroke and neurological care. Our dedicated stroke program helps foster better outcomes for stroke patients in the surrounding Temecula area.
The Advanced Primary Stroke Center offers:
- Access to local neurological services
- Individualized care to meet stroke patients’ needs
- Increased awareness of stroke prevention and education throughout our community
- Rehabilitation services by a trained team of professionals
Temecula Valley Hospital has also received the American Heart Association | American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
Temecula Valley Hospital is also a designated Stroke Receiving Center for Riverside County and San Diego County.
Stroke Services at TVH
Learn more about the stroke services at Temecula Valley Hospital.
Stroke Ready Designation
Learn more about our Stroke Ready designation, and what this means for stroke patients and their treatment at Temecula Valley Hospital.
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