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Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)

Stroke Designated Hospitals

625 Robert St N, St. Paul, MN, 55155-0975

(651) 201-4095

Website

https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/cardiovascular/stroke/designationlist.html

Service Details

Description

The Minnesota Department of Health lists hospitals that have different levels of services for people who are having or are recovering from a stroke.


The designations are:


* Comprehensive Stroke Center: This hospital has the personnel, infrastructure and expertise to diagnose and treat stroke patients who require intensive medical and surgical care, specialized tests or interventional therapies.
* Primary Stroke Center: This hospital has the necessary staffing, infrastructure and programs to stabilize and treat most acute stroke patients.
* Acute Stroke Ready Hospital: This hospital or 24/7 emergency center has the infrastructure and capability to care for acute stroke, including administration of intravenous thrombolytic therapy (also known as tissue plasminogen activator "tPA," or alteplase).


Application Instructions

If this is a medical emergency, dial 911


Area Served

Statewide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (651) 201-5000
Toll Free (888) 345-0823

Last Update

7/27/2021

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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