The Stroke Center
Carondelet is committed to providing the highest quality stroke care with two Primary Stroke Centers certified by the Joint Commission:
Carondelet Neurological Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital
350 N. Wilmot Road
Tucson, AZ 85711
St. Mary's Hospital
1601 W. St. Mary's Road
Tucson, AZ 85745
Time is Brain
On average, every 40 seconds someone in the United States suffers a stroke. It is the third leading cause of death and the number one cause of long-term disability. Where you are treated first can make a difference. Carondelet’s Primary Stroke Center teams are available 24/7 at the Carondelet Neurological Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital, and at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Primary Stroke Center Certification
The Joint Commission's Certificate of Distinction for Primary Stroke Centers recognizes centers that make exceptional efforts to foster better outcomes for stroke care. Achievement of certification signifies that the services our hospitals provide have the critical elements to achieve long-term success in improving outcomes. It is the best signal to the Southern Arizona community that the quality care provided at Carondelet Health Network is effectively managed to meet the unique and specialized needs of stroke patients.
Learn more about Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center certification.