What happens during a stroke

New program improves care for stroke patients

Technology turns ambulances into ERs, reduces door to needle time By Erin Weeks eweeks@independenttribune.com 704-789-9131 Ambulances in Cabarrus County will soon have the technology to connect stroke patients with neurologists while on their way to the hospital, cutting out a time-consuming step in the emergency room and effectively improving patient care. County commissioners approved the…