Advanced Neurology Care
It Could Happen at Anytime
While you are reading this, someone in America will have a stroke.1 When
that happens, every second counts. Having immediate access to medical
treatment can mean the difference between life and disability—or
At Jupiter Medical Center, we’re reimagining the way care for stroke
and other neurological challenges is delivered so that world-class medicine,
advanced technology and compassionate care come together, right here where
you live and work.
To fulfill our vision, we’re embarking on a bold $300 million comprehensive
campaign that includes a $10 million goal to establish Jupiter Medical
Center as the first Comprehensive Stroke Center in Northern Palm Beach
County. By investing together in our community’s health and well-being,
your generous support will enable us to take a leap forward in providing
specialized and focused care 24/7 to patients with even the most complex
1 According to the American Stroke Association, on average, a stroke occurs
every 40 seconds in America.
Bringing World-class Care to the Community
As a certified Primary Stroke Center, it has been our mission to provide
the highest-quality care to patients suffering from stroke or other neurological
disease, right here in our community. With the help of our donors, our
goal is to enhance our facilities, add leading-edge technology and expand
our expertise so that we can treat all stroke patients, including the
most serious cases, while also accepting transfers from other primary
By offering comprehensive stroke and neurological services in one place,
we’ll be able to help more people when and where they need us most.
The new facility also will allow us to expand our capabilities to include
top-tier neurology specialists and subspecialists, who will work collaboratively
not only to treat stroke but also to prevent or reverse its effects.
Leading Stroke Prevention and Treatment
The enhancements we’re planning will help improve outcomes for patients
experiencing stroke or other neurological disease.
Your generous contribution to the Jupiter Medical Center campaign will
- Quick action, speedy diagnosis and immediate treatment for stroke and neurological
conditions, vastly increasing the chances of recovery and creating better
outcomes for patients.
- Advanced technologies that will improve patient outcomes. This includes
state-of-the-art biplane angiography equipment that enables physicians
to provide the most complex neurointerventional procedures such as clot
extraction and nonsurgical aneurysm repair.
- Continuity of care. Our goal is to enhance our Intensive Care Unit, telemetry
and advanced training so specialists here at Jupiter Medical Center can
provide seamless care between the Neuro ICU and Stroke unit.
- A multidisciplinary approach to comprehensive stroke care. This includes
stroke prevention, early detection, rehabilitation and other support services
designed to promote health and wellness.
- World-class stroke care. The planned enhancement of our surgical suite
and addition of a top-tier neurointerventionalist and neurosurgical support
will enable us to earn designation as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, allowing
us to offer more advanced support procedures, including surgical intervention
in the case of hemorrhagic stroke.
2 “Stroke Risk Factors.” American Stroke Association.
Your Gift Gives Patients a Second Chance at Life
The development of the Comprehensive Stroke Center at Jupiter Medical Center
is one of the crucial ways we’re reimagining the way health care
By investing in Jupiter Medical Center, you’re helping us bring hope
and healing to stroke and other neurology patients in our community. Your
generous gift will help us build a comprehensive stroke program, where
immediate, aggressive stroke management services
are accessible and abundant, and where leading-edge medical innovation,
top-tier medical specialists and the best multidisciplinary ideas in stroke
care come together.
Most important, your contribution will make a difference by giving patients
suffering the effects of stroke or other neurological conditions a second
chance at life. With your support, Jupiter Medical Center will provide
transformative stroke care for generations to come, right here in the
community where you live, work and play.
3“Stroke.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
“We’ve built our reputation as the hospital of choice for the
first line of treatment for patients having a stroke. Now we’re
setting our sights higher so that we can become a Comprehensive Stroke
Center, providing the full gamut of advanced neurological care.”
Dr. C. Michael Collins, Medical Director, Emergency Service