Oct 18, 2022

Exceptional Stroke Care right here, on the Eastside!

The Eastside Neuroscience Institute, at EvergreenHealth has achieved Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification from Det Norske Veritas (DNV) Healthcare.

This distinguished recognition is awarded to organizations who deliver the highest level of stroke care, provide skills and expertise to support optimal outcomes, while reducing the risk of long-term deficits.

Sheila Smith, Medical Director of  Stroke at EvergreenHealth states "Our team of specialists have been collaborating for many years to build a state of the art center that provides efficient, effective and high-quality care." Steve O'Donnell, Medical Director of Stroke at Overlake Medical Center and Clinics further explains, "The collaboration of a two hospital system to share resources to take care of acute neurological patients in the region is unique, innovative and a sign of commitment to serve the needs of the Eastside Community." “This recent certification illustrates the exceptional outcomes both EvergreenHealth and Overlake Medical Center and Clinics can achieve together,” replies David Likosky, MD, Executive Medical Director, Eastside Neuroscience Institute.