Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare

Site: Huntsville - 100 Frank Miller Dr

Service: Muskoka District Stroke Centre

Description
Description (Service) Provides help to reduce the effects of stroke through treatment that follows province-wide best practices for stroke * The stroke team provides acute care for people who have experienced strokes 
 
This includes initial rehabilitation services for inpatients to help reduce the effects of their physical, cognitive and communicative deficits 
 
Assessments are completed to determine whether the patient requires post-stroke rehabilitation services at a specialized centre outside of the area 
 
Services include administration of tPA (an activating clot busting drug) based on a patient's clinical criteria 
 
Supports the District of Muskoka and East Parry Sound communities
Service Details
Hours Emergency Services: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District - east half
Eligibility Information: General public * Acute Care: Stroke Patients
Application For general information, or to book a stroke education and prevention presentation in your community, please call 705-789-2311 ext 2505
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Huntsville
Address & Map
Huntsville District Memorial Hospital
100 Frank Miller Dr
Huntsville, ON P1H 1H7
 
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Intersection Frank Miller Dr and Hwy 3
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Crisis Phone call 911 if experiencing stroke symptoms
Website www.mahc.ca/en/services/DistrictStrokeCentre.asp
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/MAHChospitals
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/MAHCHospitals
Primary Contact Aira Darzins Chapman, District Stroke Coordinatior; Phone: 705-789-2311 ext 2510
Alternate Contact Donna Crump, District Stroke Nurse; Phone: 705-789-2311 ext 2505
Primary Executive Laura Derbyshire, Manager, Inpatient & Rehabilitation Services &District Stroke Center; Phone: 705-789-2311 ext 2223

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