Stroke Program Receives National Recognition
Sunrise Hospital and the hospital's Nevada Neurosciences Institute (NNI) have received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award is the highest level of recognition from the American Stroke Association.
To receive the award, Sunrise Hospital met the American Stroke Association's guidelines for exceptional care for stroke patients.
Sunrise offers the most comprehensive stroke program in the area. The Nevada Neurosciences Institute, which is located on the Sunrise campus, offers specialized neurological care and treatment for strokes, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, migraines and sleep disorders.
This award, along with our Primary Stroke Center Certification, makes Sunrise's stroke program the leader in the community
Sunrise Hospital also earned the Target Stroke Honor Role Elite award which means most of our patients receive life-saving clot busting medication to treat acute stroke within 60 minutes.
In the event of a stroke, get immediate help by calling 9-1-1.