Mercy Regional Health Center

Stroke Care — Primary Stroke Center

The Primary Stroke Center at Mercy Regional is committed to preventing stroke, minimizing stroke's effects and maximizing patient recovery.

According to the National Stroke Association, 80 percent of all strokes are preventable with the appropriate lifestyle changes. Educating yourself and the people you love about stroke could save a life!

To provide the best possible outcome for stroke patients in the heartland.

To decrease the incidence of and morbidity from stroke in the heartland through clinical excellence, research and education while upholding our core values of quality, human dignity, and community.

"We just want to thank you and the entire stroke team at Mercy Regional Health Center for the great care you gave. You all were great! We don't even want to imagine what it would have been like had you not been there. Thanks also for explaining everything — you kept us informed of all that was going on."

— Robert Vathauer, Mercy Regional Primary Stroke Center patient