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Currently Browsing:2018

  • New bill to increase access to care for stroke patients

    Friday, March 9, 2018  Mass General

    Hard work pays off, and health institutions and stroke patients all over the country will soon find out how. The Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine (FAST) Act was recently signed into law.

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  • The Ins and Outs of a Comprehensive Stroke Center: What Does It Mean?

    Wednesday, August 23, 2017  Mass General

    The Joint Commission recently certified Massachusetts General Hospital as an Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center. This certification is designed to recognize the specific capabilities of hospitals that can treat the most complex stroke case. Mass General is the first hospital in Massachusetts to receive this certification.

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  • Supporting Stroke Services

    Friday, May 1, 2015  Mass General

    Lee H. Schwamm, MD, executive vice chairman of Neurology and director of the Mass General Stroke Service, shares information about strokes, warning signs and advances in stroke care.



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