Effective Immediately: Regional Stroke Protocol Modifications

The regional prehospital protocol for stroke management has been modified. Changes are effective immediately. The Changes include:

  • Indications for VAN Assessment
  • 24 hour window of symptom onset for “Stroke Alert.”
  • Stroke Alert terminology at Augusta Health

Click here for a printable version of the modified stroke protocol. Use this to replace pages in any printed copies you or your agency possesses.

Click here for the full 2017 Prehospital Standard Patient Treatment Protocols.