Click on the Award Winning Hospital to view their certificate. Thank you all for your outstanding work to improve the quality of stroke care in Florida! Most Improved IVtPA 1. Tallahassee Memorial Hospital 2. North Shore Medical Center 3. AdventHealth Palm Coast Most Improved DFC 1.Bayfront Health Punta Gorda 2. Memorial Hospital Pembroke […]
Researchers are always seeking a better method of stroke prevention than aspirin, but a recent multi-center study that included the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine showed that oral anticoagulants presented no significant benefit for preventing recurrent stroke for patients with embolic strokes of undetermined source (ESUS). […]
Congratulations to the below Hospitals in earning the Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center (TSC) certification from The Joint Commission, in collaboration with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA). This certification signifies the hospitals meet rigorous standards for performing mechanical endovascular thrombectomy (EVT), a specialized surgical procedure used to remove a blood clot from the brain […]
You’re probably wondering about the stroke facilities legislation and appropriations bill… We’re somewhere in the “71 awaiting presentation” (to the governor). These bills are expected to be presented to the governor within the next week or two. We may ask for your help again to contact the governor’s office to encourage his favorable action on […]
We would like to welcome the following hospitals who have recently joined the Florida Stroke Registry: Palms of Pasadena Hospital West Kendall South Miami Hospital Northside Hospital Cape Canaveral Viera Beach Palm Bay UF Shands Jacksonville Thank you for helping us cover the map!
8 – 9 August 2019
University of South Florida • Tampa FL
Center for Advanced Medical Simulation and Learning
Congratulations to hospitals with the 2017 Highest Performing Door to CT for Patients Arriving Within 24 Hours. Least Sex Disparities NCH Downtown Naples Hospital Northside Hospital / Tampa Bay Memorial Regional Hospital Least Race/Ethic Disparities NCH Downtown Naples Hospital Northside Hospital / Tampa Bay Palmetto General Hospital
Pilot project participating hospitals (Broward and Palm Beach) may are now included in the Florida Stroke Registry. 2017 Hospital Disparities Dashboards for these two hospitals are ready to view.
You’ll find performance measures by race/ethnicity and sex benchmarked by region and state: rtPA Arrive by 2 hour and treat by 3 hour Early Anththrombotics(2 days) VTE Prophylaxis Antithrombotics at discharge Anticoagulation for AF at discharge Statins at Discharge Defect Fee Care Door to Needle Time within 60 Minutes – Historical Measure Door to Needle […]
6th Annual Florida Stroke Collaboration Stakeholder Meeting Highlights, Presentation, Photos