Primary Stroke Center
Genesis is the region's first Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center.
With a dedicated Neuroscience Unit, Genesis offers complete care for neurological and neurosurgical patients, such as those with the diagnoses of stroke. Nursing staff includes a neuroscience certified stroke coordinator. A multidisciplinary team approach provides comprehensive, patient-focused care.
Act FAST Call 911
Any one of these signs could mean a stroke:
- Face - look for an uneven smile
- Arm - check if one arm is weak
- Speech - listen for slurred speech
- Time - call 911 right away