NSMC Salem Hospital and NSMC Union Hospital are designated Stroke Centers, which means our emergency departments
are able to rapidly diagnosis and treat stroke patients, and also administer brain imaging scans as needed. NSMC neurologists
conduct patient evaluations and administer clot-busting medications to those who need it. Both NSMC Salem Hospital and NSMC Union Hospital have received American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® – Stroke Quality Achievement Awards (Gold Plus and Silver Plus). Learn more
NSMC Union Hospital earned a 2014 American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines – Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, while NSMC Salem Hospital earned a 2014 Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award. Read more
Millions of brain cells die each minute a stroke is untreated. Recognize the signs of a stroke!