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, 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
Office Phone 705-789-2311
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 Amy Gargal, District Stroke Coordinatior; Phone: ext 2510
Alternate Contact Donna Crump, District Stroke Nurse; Phone: ext 2505
Primary Executive Laura Derbyshire, Manager, Inpatient & Rehabilitation Services & District Stroke Center; Phone: ext 2223

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