Stroke Care Units

The St. John Heyman Stroke Center provides specialized care in our neurotrauma ICU and telemetry stroke unit.

The St. John Heyman Stroke Center provides specialized care to stroke patients in our 22-bed neurotrauma surgical intensive care unit (NTSICU) and our 28-bed stroke telemetry unit. Both units are located in the J.A. Chapman Tower at St. John Medical Center.

Through their National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) certification, Heyman Stroke Center nurses are trained and receive ongoing training to accurately evaluate a stroke patient’s condition and provide the best possible care.