CDC Publishes Field Note About MUSC’s Telestroke Program

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Division of Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention selected the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Center for Telehealth’s Telestroke Program to participate in an Evaluability Assessment (EA) conducted by NORC at the University of Chicago. The EA was conducted as part of the selection process to be chosen to participate in a CDC-supported rigorous evaluation of MUSC’s telestroke strategy, which is currently underway and being conducted in collaboration with the MUSC COE team. Following the EA, the CDC published a field note showcasing an overview, program components, implementation, and the impact of MUSC’s Telestroke program.