Stroke treatment

If our staff suspect you are having a stroke they will:

  • Perform the FAST test
  • Measure your blood glucose level
  • Measure your blood pressure

There are designated stroke centres in the region, you may not necessarily be taken to the hospital in the closest vicinity:

Greater Manchester:

Salford Royal
Stepping Hill
Fairfield General

Cheshire & Merseyside:

Lancashire & Cumbria:
Royal Blackburn Hospital
Royal Lancaster Hospital
Furness General Hospital
Cumberland Infirmary
West Cumberland Hospital