Leaders in stroke treatment
Beaumont hospitals throughout Southeast Michigan have earned the
designation of Primary Stroke Center, either by The Joint Commission or
the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation program. Beaumont’s Primary Care
Stroke Centers are located in Dearborn, Farmington Hills, Grosse
Pointe, Royal Oak and Troy.
In 2013, The Joint Commission
designated Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak as a Comprehensive Stroke
Center, making it the first hospital in Southeast Michigan to achieve
this advanced certification, which recognizes hospitals that have
state-of-the-art infrastructure, staff and training to receive and treat
patients with the most complex strokes.
Additionally, The Joint Commission has designated Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak with advanced certification as a
Comprehensive Stroke Center, making Beaumont the second hospital in Michigan and first in
Southeast Michigan to achieve this certification, which recognizes
hospitals that have state-of-the-art infrastructure, staff and training
to receive and treat patients with the most complex strokes.
After passing rigorous on-site reviews and examinations of patient care, Beaumont has been recognized as:
- providing high-quality medical care that follows national, evidence-based standards
- meeting the specialized needs of stroke patients
- making exceptional efforts to foster better outcomes
This designation is considered a "seal of approval" and recognizes
the exceptional efforts of the Beaumont stroke care team at providing
advanced care according to the latest stroke treatment standards.
Our certification affirms the success of our quality stroke care, which includes:
- more interventional stroke specialists on staff than any other hospital in Michigan
- Royal Oak as the only hospital in Oakland and Macomb counties with an
team in the hospital 24/7 for complete interventional care for acute stroke and
patients any time day or night.
intensive care beds
for stroke patients
- a dedicated neuroscience unit with 66 beds and nine monitored critical care beds
- specially trained and certified nursing staff
- interventional neurosurgeons and neuroradiologists who can
administer intra-arterial t-PA and remove blood clots from the brain
The goal of the Beaumont stroke centers is to provide comprehensive,
individualized care that will help our patients recover to achieve the
best quality of life possible.
Every 45 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke. Would you know if it were happening right in front of you?
Recognizing the signs of a stroke immediately is critical for treatment, so learning to identify them can help save a life. The stroke experts at Beaumont Health have created the acronym FASTER to help you do just that.
Early recognition is the key to proper stroke treatment. Use this helpful infographic to make sure you think FASTER when it comes to a stroke.
Learn more about stroke symptoms and FASTER.