Stroke Care

Regional leader in certified Stroke Care

Ascension care teams provide high levels of stroke care in the region.

Certified Stroke Care at Ascension in Southeast Michigan

Certified Stroke Care at Ascension St. John Hospital

Ascension St. John Hospital has earned Advanced Certification for Comprehensive Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. With this certification, the Ascension St. John Hospital stroke team joins an elite group focused on highly specialized stroke care which ultimately leads to better outcomes for patients at a time when they need it most. Only two Ascension hospitals have received this certification, and Ascension St. John Hospital is the only Ascension hospital in southeast Michigan region to be awarded.

The Ascension stroke care team has met rigorous standards as they pertain to advanced imaging capabilities, 24/7 availability to stroke treatments and unique staff education focused on complex stroke patients.
This certification continues to demonstrate Ascension’s dedication to providing the most compassionate care focused on each individual patient when they need it most.

Certified stroke care at Ascension Providence Hospital

Ascension Providence Hospitals in Southfield and Novi have earned Primary Stroke Center Certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association. This certification recognizes that the Ascension care teams at these facilities provide advanced stroke care that meets the unique and specialized needs of stroke patients in an effort to achieve long-term success in improving outcomes.  
Ascension Providence Hospital, Novi campus specializes in neuroendovascular interventions for acute stroke care and the treatment of brain aneurysms. 

Outcomes Data

Ascension stroke care teams regularly monitors carotid and cerebral angiogram procedural outcomes in an effort to evaluate and provide the safest care for all of our patients. Below are links to the most current outcomes data for each of our certified hospitals.

Ascension St. John Hospital Outcomes Data

Ascension St. John Hospital
2017 Outcomes
Target
30-day stroke & death rate following symptomatic carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting
1/40 = 2.5 %
<6%
30-day stroke & death rate following asymptomatic carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting
1/61 = 1.6 %
<3%
24-hour stroke & death rate following diagnostic cerebral angiogram
1/74 = 1.3 %
<1%

 

Ascension Providence Hospital Outcomes Data

Ascension Providence Hospital
2018 Outcomes
Target
30-day stroke & death rate following symptomatic carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting
0/21 = 0 %
<6%
30-day stroke & death rate following asymptomatic carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting
0/23 = 0 %
<3%
24-hour stroke & death rate following diagnostic cerebral angiogram
0/62 = 0 %
<1%

Featured Locations

  • Ascension St. John Hospital

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  • Ascension Providence Hospital, Novi Campus

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  • Ascension Providence Hospital, Southfield Campus

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