Honored as a primary stroke center
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Lake Pointe was awarded the Gold Seal of Approval™ by The Joint Commission's Primary Stroke Center Certification program. The Joint Commission conducted an exhaustive survey of the hospital's stroke care program to ensure it follows national standards and guidelines that can significantly improve outcomes for stroke patients.
For our patients in Rowlett, this award suggests:
- Improved treatment times for stroke care
- Better patient outcomes
- Evidence-based medicine
- Written protocols for stroke care to improve patient care and deliver care more quickly
- Equipped to acutely treat stroke patients with the FDA-approved clot dissolving medication, tPA (tissue plasminogen activator)
We can provide you with immediate, around-the-clock access to board-certified, fellowship-trained neurologists. We are able to treat patients suffering stroke or any other neurological emergency day or night.
We can provide you with immediate, around-the-clock access to board certified, fellowship trained neurologists. We are able to treat patients suffering stroke or any other neurologic emergency day or night.