Many professionals and programs come together under the Neuroscience Center to provide the highest quality of neurological care possible. This includes the program’s highly trained and skilled nurses. Nurses that specialize in neuroscience nursing are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of actual or potential patient and family responses to nervous system function and dysfunction across the healthcare continuum.
Palmetto General Hospital’s neuroscience nurses are proficient in caring for patients with neurological disorders. Patients who experience a severe neurological or neurosurgical illness receive around-the-clock monitoring and care by Palmetto General Hospital’s multidisciplinary team has specialized training in acute and ongoing management of stroke patients and caregiver needs.
The team is comprised of:
- Interventional Neurologists
- Clinical Neurologists
- Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners
- Registered Nurses
- Emergency Room Physicians
- Physical, Occupations and Speech Therapists
- Respiratory Therapists
To learn more about stroke care, talk with your doctor or call us at 1-800-522-5292 for a free referral to a physician near you. You can also use our Find a Physician online to tool to request a doctor online.