Doctors Hospital at Renaissance has been designated as a Primary Level II Stroke Facility by the Texas Department of State Health Services. This designation is coupled with the hospital’s Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification from the Joint Commission. Together, these achievements signify that the services provided at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance have the critical elements to achieve long-term success in improving stroke outcomes.
Studies published by the American Stroke Association conclude that dedicated stroke centers, such as that at DHR, provide improved outcomes for stroke patients by decreasing complications and the length of stay while increasing the chances of a patient returning home, mobility, and survivor rates. The Stroke Center at DHR provides advanced, quality care that is personalized, coordinated and provided in an interdisciplinary manner. Most importantly, the Stroke Center offers patients the hope of better outcomes.
The Doctors Hospital at Renaissance Emergency Department and the Primary Stroke Center Team are in constant communication throughout the care of the stroke patient—from the time the patient is brought through the doors, to the neurological exams, and continues when the patient is admitted into one of the designated stroke units. Doctors Hospital at Renaissance employs a group of medical professionals who specialize in stroke, work together to diagnose, treat, and provide early rehabilitation to stroke patients.
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