In the United States, current best practices for potential victims of stroke focus on the goals of rapid EMS triage of, transport to and treatment at Primary Stroke Centers. This session will address the following questions:
-What is the best EMS Stroke Care Model to accomplish this?
-Is there only one “Best Model”?
-How do models compare with other systems in neighboring states and elsewhere in the U.S.?
-What aspects of these other models might be adapted by EMS care systems to improve stroke care?