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Sault Area Hospital

Stroke Program

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Description
  • Operates as the designated District Stroke Centre for the Algoma District
  • Provides diagnosis, care and treatment for stroke victims
  • Coordinates telemedicine services
Eligibility
Individuals who have had signs and symptoms of a recent stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA), or who are at risk of having a stroke or TIA
Application Process
  • Walk in to emergency department if experiencing any signs of stroke
  • Referral required from emergency room doctor, a family physician, or other medical/nursing specialist to attend stroke prevention clinic
Office
705-759-3434 Ext 5447 - Stroke Prevention Clinic
Crisis
9-1-1
Fax
705-759-3681
Web Site
https://www.sah.on.ca
Email
publicaffairs@sah.on.ca
Mailing Address
750 Great Northern Rd
Sault Ste Marie, ON, P6B 0A8
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Liisa Taivainen, District Stroke Coordinator
Email: taivainenl@sah.on.ca
Phone: 705-759-3434 Ext 5288
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health (OHIP) card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 21, 2021
Address
750 Great Northern Rd
Sault Ste Marie, ON, P6B 0A8
  • Functions as a regional hospital located at Great Northern Rd in the city of Sault Ste Marie and serving the district of Algoma
  • Closest intersection is at Great Northern Rd and Lukenda Dr near the lights by the OPP station

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1600
Tue
0800 - 1600
Wed
0800 - 1600
Thu
0800 - 1600
Fri
0800 - 1600

Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Sault Ste. Marie