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Stroke Treatment At AtlantiCare

couple_beachAtlantiCare is both state-designated and nationally accredited.

Both campuses of ARMC have earned the Joint Commission’s Certificate of Distinction for Primary Stroke Centers, a national accreditation for providing advanced stroke treatment in compliance with American Stroke Association designated guidelines that meet strict performance and quality criteria.

ARMC City Campus is licensed by the State of New Jersey as a Comprehensive Stroke Center

AtlantiCare provides primary and comprehensive stroke care. Its physicians provide rapid access to advanced diagnostics and the latest in clot-busting drugs delivered by experts who are trained and experienced in the practice of state-of-the-art techniques.

Treatment highlights at AtlantiCare:

  • Emergency intervention as immediate treatment can mean the difference between life and death
  • The region’s only bi-plane angiography and radiology suite
  • CT Profusion that examines the brain to see if tissue death occurred
  • Endovascular neurosurgical treatments for complex stroke-like syndromes such as
  • AVMs and aneurysms
  • Carotid artery stenting
  • Board-certified neurologists and radiologists with additional qualifications in the diagnosis and treatment of stroke
  • Specially trained stroke nursing and support staff
  • Compliance with the most effective treatment guidelines

ARMC’s experienced team diagnoses, prevents and treats stroke with clot-busting medications and advanced minimally invasive technology.

ARMC’s primary care physicians and specialists collaborate with ARMC EMS, and Emergency departments and the AtlantiCare Neurosciences Institute teams to ensure prompt, appropriate treatment for stroke.

ARMC’s biplane angiography suite allows the team to see detailed images of the brain and perform minimally invasive treatments for stroke.

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center has earned the Gold Seal of Approval™ from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. ARMC earned this distinction after the Joint Commission conducted an unannounced on-site review in March.

Additionally, the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services has designated ARMC City Campus, Atlantic City, a comprehensive stroke center, and ARMC Mainland Campus, Pomona, a primary stroke center.

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