Spot A Stroke FAST
WHY SHOULD I CALL 9-1-1 AT THE FIRST SIGN?
Time is of the essence! Nationally, only 5% of people having strokes receive treatment because they wait too long to seek it. Don’t wait. Call for help right away.
DOES THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT AT VAIL HEALTH TREAT STROKES?
Our board-certified Emergency Department physicians partner with neurologists to quickly evaluate and treat stroke.
SHOULD I BYPASS A SMALLER HOSPITAL TO DRIVE TO A BIG HOSPITAL?
If you or your loved one is experiencing symptoms, get to the hospital immediately. A physician evaluation and CT scan can determine eligibility for clot-busting drugs or other interventions.
Look for an uneven smile
Check if one arm is weak
Listen for slurred speech
Call 9-1-1 at the first sign
Jacey Hagen Honored as Recipient of Vail Health Elevate Award
Family Birth Center nurse recognized for exceptional care.
Vail Health Partners with Community Development Entities to Access $63.25M in New Market Tax Credits
Funds result in $13.5M savings for construction of Precourt Healing Center.
Vail Health Hospital chapel shares replica of Western Wall at open house Sunday
On Sunday, July 16, the Vail Health Foundation hosted an open house at the new prayer wall in the Frechette Chapel in Vail Health Hospital.