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Northeastern Ontario Stroke Network

The Northeastern Ontario Stroke Network consists of 1 Regional Stroke Centre (Health Sciences North), 3 District Stroke Centres (Sault Area Hospital, North Bay Regional Health Centre, Timmins and District Hospital). A regional program funded by the Ministry of Health since 2003, we guide and support the advancement of stroke care across the continuum. 

Our regional team includes a Regional Director, 3 District Stroke Coordinators, Regional Rehabilitation Coordinator, Regional Education Coordinator, Designated Stroke Nurses, an Administrative Assistant, and a Medical Director. We support 4 Secondary Stroke Prevention Clinics across the region. We have 5 Telestroke Referring Sites in the region with more in development. The Network is advised by the Northeastern Ontario Regional Stroke Steering Committee and we respond to and act on direction and recommendations from CorHealth Ontario. 

  • Stroke system planning in the North East region of Ontario
  • Stroke best practice implementation
  • Development of stroke care competence and expertise, continuous improvement, performance monitoring, research initiatives
  • Collaboration with partners across the entire continuum
  • Regional work towards our mission of Fewer Strokes, Better Outcomes

Visit the Northeastern Ontario Stroke Network website to:

  • Find links to professional education opportunities to build stroke care competence and expertise
  • Acquire professional resources to advance your practice in stroke care across the continuum
  • Apply for funding to support your participation in stroke education courses/workshops/training opportunities
  • Be connected to other credible sources for professional stroke resources such as CorHealth Ontario, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations
  • Learn more about our role in regional stroke system planning
  • Find out more about the four Secondary Stroke Prevention Clinics serving the North East

Contact Us

Health Sciences North
Ramsey Lake Health Centre
41 Ramsey Lake Road
Sudbury, Ontario, P3E 5J1

Phone: 705-523-7100