Minnesota Stroke System ResourcesHow-To Guide for Applying for Designation
Step-by-step guide for navigating the web-based application.
How-To Guide: Minnesota Stroke System Stroke Hospital Designation Application (PDF, 2 MB, 16 pages).
Minnesota Stroke System Hospital Designation Toolkit
Toolkit for becoming an Acute Stroke Ready Hospital.
Minnesota Stroke System Hospital Designation Toolkit (PDF 3.8 MB/53 pages)
Brain Attack Coalition Recommendations for Acute Stroke Ready Hospitals
Brain Attack Coalition Recommendations for Acute Stroke Ready Hospitals (Alberts et al, Stroke 2013) (PDF 947 KB/14 pages)
Legislation authorizing the creation of the system Legislation passed in the 2013
Minnesota Legislature authorizes MDH to
designate hospitals as stroke facilities.
Download SF1034.2 (PDF 94 KB/2 pages)
List of Primary Stroke Centers and Comprehensive Stroke Centers - Minnesota (and along our borders in North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Wisconsin) Hospitals certified by The Joint Commission or HFAP as Primary Stroke Centers or Comprehensive Stroke Centers.
Click here for a list of all designated hospitals
Who do I contact with questions?
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (651) 201-5436.