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Janelle Schroeder MSN, RN

Stroke Coordinator

The Stroke Program at Regional West

If you think someone is having a stroke, do not wait—call 911.

Regional West is certified by The Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center.


  • We provide stroke care 24/7, 365 days a year
  • We support patients and caregivers during the stroke recovery process
  • We provide education and resources about stroke, stroke prevention, and recovery
  • We help move patients toward post discharge self-care including goal setting and discharge planning
  • We deliver care based upon nationally recognized clinical practice standards recommended by the Joint Commission for the diagnosis of stroke
  • We keep up-to-date with best practices for stroke patients
  • We gather data about patient care and the stroke program. Your personal information remains protected and confidential
  • The data are collected to monitor the care provided to you and to improve the care for future patients affected by stroke

Our Stroke Program Features

  • Emergency Room
  • Air Link
  • Forty Critical Care beds
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech therapies
  • Acute Rehabilitation Unit
  • Discharge Planning
  • Hospice
  • Stroke Support Group

Our Stroke Team

  • Medical Director of Stroke Program
  • Stroke Program Coordinator
  • Stroke-trained Emergency Medical Services (EMS) providers
  • Emergency Medicine specialists
  • Telestroke Neurologists-Trained in the diagnosis and treatment of acute stroke
  • Inpatient Neurologists
  • Hospital Medicine specialists
  • Stroke-trained registered nurses
  • Physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech therapists
  • Radiology professionals utilizing MRI and high resolution CT scanners
  • Clinical pharmacists