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Northwest Hospital & Medical Center encourages everyone to learn more about stroke. The Stroke Program at Northwest Hospital offers patients, families and friends access to essential educational resources and support groups.

The following Web sites also offer valuable information and resources. Keep in mind that no information should replace medical treatment or your doctor's advice.

American Stroke Association (www.strokeassociation.org):
Extensive information on fighting stroke and heart disease. You can also call the Seattle chapter at 206-632-6881.

National Stroke Association (www.stroke.org):
Extensive stroke education information.

Stroke Awareness Foundation (www.strokeinfo.org):
SAF strives to improve community awareness for stroke and its treatment through advocacy, education and public awareness programs in the community.


The Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award
Northwest Hospital Earns The Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award
The Emergency Medicine Excellence Award
Northwest Hospital Earns The Emergency Medicine Excellence Award
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