Research Medical Center has received Get With the Guidelines™ - Stroke Gold Plus recognition from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for five consecutive years. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.
Research Medical Center was the first Certified Primary Stroke Center in the region. We offer comprehensive stroke care with the latest technologies and most effective treatments available.
- What’s a TIA?
- What's the TIA Clinic
- The Joint Commission
- What’s the Triple Gold Award?
- For warning signs of a stroke, visit strokeassociation.org/kc
Time is critical when someone is experiencing a stroke. The Emergency Services team at Research Medical Center is ready to respond quickly and effectively with its Certified Stroke Care Center. Our physicians, nurses and pharmacists are organized for a team response to strokes.
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