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Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment | Emergency Medical and Trauma Services

Stroke Advisory Board


Stroke Advisory Board Overview


The purpose of the Stroke Advisory Board is to evaluate potential strategies for stroke prevention and treatment and develop a statewide needs assessment identifying relevant resources. The 18 Governor-appointed members of the Stroke Advisory Board are to study and make recommendations for developing a statewide plan to improve quality of care for stroke patients.


The recommendations are to address the creation of a state database or registry; allowing access to aggregated stroke data to interested parties; evaluation of current available stroke treatments and recommendations to improve stroke prevention and treatment; developing a plan to encourage rural and urban hospitals to coordinate referral or receipt of patients requiring stroke care; and whether designation hospitals in stroke care is appropriate or needed to assure access to the best quality care for Colorado residents with stroke events.


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