Better outcomes, fewer complications for stroke patients
We invite you to view the outcomes performance related to stroke for the Advanced Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center at Saddleback Medical Center.
The Stroke Center at Saddleback Medical Center over 500 stroke patients each year. More than 60% of our patients go home or to a rehabilitation center after their stroke.
IV Thrombolytic Volume
Discharge Diagnosis Ischemic Stroke
Our tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) treatment times consistently meet the goals set by the American Stroke Association. Considered the gold standard, tPA is an FDA-approved treatment for ischemic strokes.
Our tPA door-to-needle times are consistently great.
The Comprehensive Stroke Center at Saddleback Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes Saddleback Medical Center’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
MemorialCare is committed to improving stroke care for the community we serve by taking part the American Heart Association’s Get with the Guidelines Stroke program. We proudly support two stroke-neurology receiving centers for Long Beach and Orange County.
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