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An Assessment of Acute Stroke Treatment
in Nebraska Hospitals

To better understand capacity to treat acute stroke within Nebraska hospitals, the Cardiovascular Health Program, Nebraska Health and Human Services System contracted with the University of Nebraska Medical Center to complete an assessment of acute stroke treatment in Nebraska hospitals.

The assessment consisted of surveying 83 acute care hospitals in Nebraska, of which 81 completed the survey. Survey topics,specific to stroke care included: emergency medical services, staffing, equipment, protocols within the hospital and attitudes.

PDF  Full Report  (434kb)

Contact Information
Nebraska Cardiovascular Health Program
301 Centennial Mall South, P.O. Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5044
402-471-2101

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