Provides acute medical care to stroke patients.
This service provides:
- medical care for patients with a stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA)
- access to neuro-rehabilitation programs for stroke patients and their families
- medical consultation to other service providers (e.g., inpatient services at other adult sites, and community family physicians/programs)
- consultation to other service providers such as physiotherapists, occupational therapists, dieticians and speech-language pathologists
Foothills Medical Centre
Unit 100, Foothills Hospital
1403 29 Street NW
Hours of Operation
24 hour service
Service Providers May Include
dieticians, doctors, nurse practitioners, occupational therapists (OTs), physiotherapists (PTs), registered nurses (RNs), speech-language pathologists (SLPs), stroke rehabilitation coordinators
A doctor's referral is required.
This is an inpatient service. Patients are admitted through the Emergency Department or through a physician referral.
Also Known As
Acute Stroke Services