The Rush Stroke Program provides comprehensive acute care for emergency stroke and related conditions, such as transient ischemic attacks (TIA) and brain aneurysms. The program also provides follow-up care for patients coping with the aftermath of a stroke.
The program’s goal is to prevent occurrence of a future stroke by providing you with the following:
- Medical management
- Neurosurgical options
- Tools to modify your lifestyle
The stroke program welcomes second opinions.
The program has been certified by the Joint Commission as a comprehensive stroke center. This certification recognizes hospitals that have the most advanced level of stroke care for patients. Rush is one of only two hospitals in Chicago with this designation.