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Primary Stroke Center Education

Click here to view the Primary Stroke Center Education presentation. The goals of this presentation are to:

  • Achieve 100% compliance on the 8 stroke-specific core measures
  • Review “door-to” times with interdisciplinary team; show continuous improvement
  • Standardize in-house stroke alert process
  • Standardize staff education and competencies
  • Work to reduce stroke-related readmissions
  • Offer support and resources to stroke survivors and families
  • Achieve a Door to Needle time within 60 minutes in atleast 75% of ischemic stroke patients treated with IV tPA

If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Austin; Stroke Coordinator at (319) 369-4729.

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