Stroke Info

HVREMSCO Stroke Designation

For hospitals that provide interventional stroke services and intend on receiving patients from EMS that may require thrombectomy we request that the hospital CEO provide a letter to the REMSCO with the following specific details:

  1. That said facility has 24/7/365 capability to provide endovascular treatment for ischemic stroke.
  2. That said facility is planning on obtaining thrombectomy or comprehensive stroke center certification.  Include the planned certification agency and date.  If the facility is already certified, then enter the current certification information should be provided.


Hudson Valley Hospitals

Hospital Name County NYSDOH Level of Designation HV Designation Pending Approval
Garnet Medical Center Orange Primary Stroke Center Thrombectomy Capable DNV 4-2033
Garnet Health Medical Center- Catskills, Callicoon Campus Sullivan Primary Stroke Center    
Good Samaritan Hospital Of Suffern Rockland Primary Stroke Center    
HealthAlliance Hospital Broadway Campus Ulster Primary Stroke Center    
Mid Hudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center Dutchess Primary Stroke Center    
Montefiore Hospital Nyack (Nyack Hospital) Rockland Primary Stroke Center    
Montefiore- St Luke’s Cornwall Hospital Orange Primary Stroke Center    
Northern Dutchess Hospital Dutchess Primary Stroke Center    
Putnam Hospital Center Putnam Primary Stroke Center    
Vassar Brothers Medical Center Dutchess Primary Stroke Center Thrombectomy Capable Joint Commission Fall of 2022

Hospitals Out-of-Region or State

Hospital Name County NYS DOH Level of Designation HV Designation Pending Approval
Sharon Hospital Litchfield (CT)   Primary Stroke Center  
Danbury Hospital Fairfield (CT)   Thrombectomy Capable Joint Commission 5-17-2022
Albany Medical Center Albany Comprehensive Stroke Center    
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center Westchester Thrombectomy Capable    
Westchester Medical Center Westchester Comprehensive Stroke Center    
White Plains Hospital Westchester Primary Stroke Center    

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