From the 2009 National Health Interview Survey Stroke Supplement:
If you thought someone was having a stroke, what is the BEST thing to do right away?
Persons are considered to be aware of the importance of calling 9-1-1 if they indicate that the best thing to do is call 9-1-1 (or another emergency number). Persons are considered to be unaware of the importance of calling 9-1-1 if they indicate that the best thing to do is advise them to drive to the hospital, advise them to call their physician, call spouse or family member, other, or don’t know.
This Indicator uses Age-Adjustment Groups:
The objective was moved from developmental to measurable May 16, 2012.