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Sioux Lookout Meno Ya Win Health Centre
Telestroke Program

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Description
Provincial Telestroke Program offers the following services:
  • Stroke coverage, available Mon-Sun 24 hours via Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN)
  • Use of CritiCall Ontario to contact a neurologist
  • Supports discussions between Emergency Department physicians and a neurologist regarding the treatment of stroke patients, including the administration of Tissue Plasminogen Activator (tPA), an FDA approved drug used to treat strokes
Comments
Entrance to Emergency is on the South side of the building, follow the signage
Eligibility
Individuals in an emergency or life-threatening situation who require immediate medical attention
Application Process
Required to present valid Ontario Health Insurance card (OHIP) or applicable medical insurance information
Fees
Service - Fees for uninsured Canadians and out-of-country residents ; None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(11) Other Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On August 26, 2019

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