1. El Camino Hospital, Los Gatos 815 Pollard Rd., Los Gatos (Primary Stroke Center)
2. El Camino Hospital, Mt. View 2500 Grant Rd., Mountain View (Comprehensive Stroke Center)
3. Good Samaritan Hospital 2425 Samaritan Drive, San Jose (Comprehensive Stroke Center)
4. Kaiser Permanente, San Jose Medical Center 250 Hospital Pkwy., San Jose (Primary Stroke Center)
5. Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara Medical Center 700 Lawrence Expy., Santa Clara (Primary Stroke Center)
6. O’Connor Hospital, San Jose 2105 Forest Ave., San Jose (Primary Stroke Center)
7. Regional Medical Center of San Jose 225 N. Jackson Ave., San Jose (Comprehensive Stroke Center)
8. Saint Louise Hospital 9400 No Name Uno, Gilroy (Primary Stroke Center)
9. Stanford Hospital and Clinics 300 Pasteur Dr., Palo Alto (Comprehensive Stroke Center)
10. Valley Medical Center San Jose 751 S. Bascom Ave., San Jose (Primary Stroke Center)

Early recognition and treatment during the first hours after a stroke are critical in optimizing long-term functional outcomes and minimizing recurrence risk. Patients who arrive at the emergency room within three hours of their first symptoms tend to have less disability three months after a stroke than those who receive delayed care.