Dryden Regional Health Centre

Telestroke Program

Home Agency Service

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
Eligibility
Individuals in an emergency or life-threatening situation who require immediate medical attention
Application Process
Required to present a valid Ontario Hospital Insurance Plan (OHIP) card or other Provincial Health Insurance
Office
807-223-8201
Crisis
9-1-1
Fax
807-223-2370
TTY
807-223-8295
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
patientrelations@drhc.on.ca
Mailing Address
PO Box 3003
Dryden, ON, P8N 2Z6
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Keli Cristofaro, Stroke Community Engagement Specialist
Email: cristofk@tbh.net
Phone: 807-684-6468
Fees
Service fees for uninsured Canadians and out-of-country residents; None for most services
Documents Required
Valid Ontario health (OHIP) card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
View Agency Profile
Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
March 28, 2022
Address
58 Goodall St
Dryden, ON, P8N 2Z6
  • Located at Goodall St S of Hwy 17 in the downtown area
  • Closest intersection is at Goodall St and Van Horne Ave

Open in Google Maps
Hours of Operation
Open 24/7
Ontario Telemedicine Network: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
Kenora District