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Stroke Receiving Center

The more quickly stroke care begins, the greater the chances of survival and recovery. The experts at PIH Health provide immediate intervention to patients experiencing stroke symptoms, beginning with EMS care on the way to the ER and continuing through hospitalization.

Highest Standards of Stroke Care

Choose PIH Health for exceptional stroke care, as recognized by these designations and awards granted to PIH Health Whittier Hospital:

  • Acute Stroke Center – One of a few area hospitals designated by Los Angeles County for comprehensive stroke management
  • Comprehensive Stroke Center with advanced certification – Awarded the Gold Seal of Approval by The Joint Commission, the leading healthcare accreditation body in the U.S., for rapid stroke diagnosis and treatment
  • Get With the Guidelines®-Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award – From the American Stroke Association and American Heart Association for our success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care according to national guidelines designed to improve outcomes
  • Target Stroke Honor Roll – for achieving Door to Medication administration for Stroke Best Practices

Specialized Stroke Team

Our emergency stroke team includes neurologists, registered nurses, pharmacists, radiologists and laboratory technicians. We’re committed to improving survival rates and preventing further complications through expert assessment, early intervention, stabilization and follow-up.

Learn the warning signs and symptoms of stroke.

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