Projects

Current Projects

Acute Stroke Care in Lanark Leeds and Grenville Counties

Beginning on May 2, 2016 Stroke Survivors in Lanark, Leeds and Grenville counties have access to specialized stroke care at the Acute Stroke Unit in Brockville through the partnership of Perth and...

National Stroke Distinction Awarded to Kingston General Hospital for its Acute Care Services by Accreditation Canada

KGH received the prestigious Stroke Distinction Award for Acute Stroke Services from Accreditation Canada on December 14, 2012 and again in 2014. The distinction status continues to be sustained...

Community Stroke Survivor and Caregiver Support S.U.P.P.O.R.T (Stroke Understood: a Peer Program Optimizing Recovery Together)

Reports evaluating the impacts of the professinally facilitated LHIN-funded Stroke Survivor and Caregiver Support Groups located in Brockville, Perth, Kingston and Belleville are submitted to the...

Vascular Health in Southeastern Ontario: A Focus on Primary Care Report, September 2012

The SEO region has higher rates than the province for vascular disease risk factors such as obesity and hypertension as well as high rates of smoking and alcohol use. To improve our understanding...

Enhancing Community-Based Stroke Rehabilitation in Southeastern Ontario: Improving the System of Stroke Care

Timely, enhanced community and LTC rehabilitation services have been provided to stroke survivors in Southeastern Ontario since February 2009 with the launch of an innovative LHIN-funded project....

Completed Projects

Interprofessional Use of Outcome Measures

The 2010 Best Practice Recommendations for Stroke Care, Section 5.1, Rehabilitation - Assessment Recommendation, states that “Clinicians should use standardized, valid assessment tools to evaluate...

Evaluation of the Implementation of the Revised Paramedic Prompt Card for Acute Stroke Protocol in Eastern Ontario, 2014

Paramedics in Ontario play an integral role in identifying patients that may be having an acute stroke and transporting directly to a Designated Stroke Centre. By doing so they ensure patients...

Community Support Services Report, October 2013

In April 2012, an environmental scan of the Commuity Support Service Agencies in Southeastern Ontario was initiated by the Stroke Network of Southeastern Ontario. The intent of the scan was to...

Leveraging Rehabilitation to Improve Patient Flow and Quality Outcomes in Southeastern Ontario Using Stroke Care as A Model

On November 28, 2012, "Leveraging Rehabilitation to Improve Patient Flow and Quality Outcomes in Southeastern Ontario Using Stroke Care as a Model" took place as part of a first step in...

Integrating Chronic Disease Prevention within South East Community Health Centres, 2008 - 2010

For further information on this project, please contact Cally Martin, Regional Director, Stroke Network of Southeastern Ontario. This project was funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health Promotion...

Environmental Scan of LTC Homes in Southeastern Ontario Report, September 2009

In order to better understand how the Stroke Network of Southeastern Ontario (SNSEO) could best support the 39 LTC Homes in our region to implement and sustain best practice stroke care, an...

Building Capacity to Enhance Community Reintegration of People with Stroke, June 2007 - March 2008

For further information on this project, please contact Gwen Brown, Regional Stroke Community & LTC Coordinator at 613-549-6666 x6867. Pamela Smit, Project Consultant, Veradus...

Rehabilitation Pilot Project, November 2004

Regional Stroke Steering Committee of Southeastern Ontario Cally Martin, Regional Director, Stroke Network of Southeastern Ontario (613) 549-6666, extension 3562

From 2002 to 2004, the...