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Programs & Services


Stroke Prevention Clinic

The clinic focuses on prevention or recurrence of a stroke, and identification and management of risk factors, in clients who have had a stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA), or those at risk for stroke or TIA.

Services include:

  • individual and group education sessions related to stroke, lifestyle, and risk factors**
  • telehealth appointment sessions- consultations with stroke neurologist, patient education
  • referral to other healthcare professionals or programs as required

** Sessions available at Fort McMurray and Grande Prairie only.

Contact Details

Northern Lights Regional Health Centre

Address
7 Hospital Street
Fort McMurray, Alberta
T9H 1P2
Telephone
780-791-6186, 780-788-1771
Fax
780-407-6020 (Referrals), 780-791-6298, 780-788-1764
Getting There

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Hours of Operation
Note
Service hours not available.
Access
Service Providers May Include
licensed practical nurses (LPNs), occupational therapists (OTs), physiotherapists (PTs), registered nurses (RNs), speech language pathologists
Eligibility

Eligible clients include:

  • those who have had stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA)
  • those who are high risk for stroke or TIA
Service Access

Fax referrals to appropriate number for service required – Telehealth Consult with Stroke Neurologist, or Patient Education only (only available at Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray).

**Note

Patients may self refer for education only component in Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray

Healthcare provider referral required for Education with Telehealth consult with Stroke Neurologist

Clients can self-refer for individual and group sessions.  Please call the facility to make an appointment.

 


 


Wait Times

Estimated wait time will be provided when appointment time is booked.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations