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A telltale kiss
How a wife's fast action and Providence Telestroke Network led to lifesaving stroke treatment.
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Excellence in stroke care
If you have a stroke, it's comforting to be cared for by the best. Why Providence Stroke Center is a national leader.
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Streaks for Stroke
Thanks to all who joined us to learn about stroke and get a red hair streak at this free (and stylish) educational event. And a special thanks to our salon partners, Roberts of Portland and Phagans School of Hair Design. View photos »
The Beautiful Brain
This art exhibit celebrates our fascination with the human brain. The Heart of Medford Third Friday event features brain imagery from Providence neurologists and take-home tools for stroke awareness. Learn more »
In honor of National Stroke Awareness Month Providence is partnering with galleries throughout historic downtown Medford to celebrate our fascination with the human brain. Whether you approach the mind emotionally or scientifically it offers limitless opportunities for exploration and interpretation. State-of-the-art imagery of the brain will be provided by Providence Medical Group-Medford Neurology and the Carl Brophy Stroke Center. Take-home tools for stroke awareness will be available at all art walk locations.
Friday, May 18
Historic downtown Medford
Stroke educational forum
Join Providence Newberg Medical Center, Providence Stroke Center and Newberg Public Library for a special free community health forum. Learn to recognize the signs and symptoms of stroke along with the latest in stroke treatment. Sandy Dancer, RN, ANP, with Providence Stroke Center will lead what's sure to be an informative discussion.
Thursday, May 31
Newberg Public Library
503 East Hancock Street
Strike out stroke
Join Providence at the Southern Oregon Riverdawgs' first home game of the season. Cheer on the first pitch and get tools to learn the signs of stroke so you can strike it out in time. Learn more »
Providence is partnering with the Medford Chamber and the Southern Oregon Riverdawgs to pitch stroke awareness in our community. Join us at Harry & David Field for the first home game of the season. Come cheer on the team and receive helpful tools to learn the signs so you can strike out stroke in time.
Friday, June 1
Harry & David Field in South Medford
Meet our stroke "robot"
Learn about stroke and how Providence Telestroke Network is saving lives in the Columbia River Gorge.
Friday, May 18, noon
Thursday, May 24, 10:30 a.m.
Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital
Main lobby and cafe
Hood River, Ore.