Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth has the city's first Joint Commission-certified Primary Stroke Center. The center is dedicated to providing comprehensive
stroke treatment services and educational programs outlining
stroke prevention, warning signs, causes and treatment options.
Support groups provide emotional support to stroke victims and
As a Primary Stroke Center, the program combines the use of
educational materials, health fairs and the stroke education and
support groups to enhance the clinical treatment of stroke as
well as provide emotional support to stroke victims and their
By stressing prevention, defining possible risks, and
highlighting the warning signs, the program works to decrease and
prevent the onset of a stroke or brain attack and aid in the
physical and emotional recovery of a stroke patient and his or
her family once an attack occurs.
Rehabilitation Center, which is accredited in stroke by the
Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF),
provides rehabilitaition for patients.
For more information, call 817-250-4991.