Our Mission

We provide provincial leadership and planning for the Ontario Stroke System by measuring performance, partnering to achieve best practices, and creating innovations for stroke prevention, care, recovery and reintegration.

As of April 1, 2016, the Ontario Stroke Network (OSN) and Cardiac Care Network of Ontario (CCN) have come together as a single entity to ensure a comprehensive and integrated approach to cardiac, vascular and stroke care in Ontario.

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What’s New

22Aug

It’s important to recognize the signs of stroke and to call 911

August 22nd, 2016|Categories: Media|

Sharon Collins knew something wasn't right when she heard a thump. “It happened right out of the blue. There was no warning,” she said Friday afternoon from her North Bay home. Collins' husband, Bob, had just got up, was getting dressed and heading to Tim Hortons for coffee. “I was still in bed and heard this thump,” Collins recalls.

11Aug

Community Stroke Rehabilitation Models in Ontario helps stakeholders achieve Best Practices

August 11th, 2016|Categories: Media, Press Release, Rehabilitation, Stroke Best Practices|

The Ontario Stroke Network is pleased to announce the release of the Community Stroke Rehabilitation Models in Ontario resource. This project was undertaken to amalgamate the knowledge and lessons learned from the development, implementation, and successes of existing and emerging programs in an attempt to inform and guide development of future models.

29Jul

Sharing Approaches to Strengthen Patient-Centred, Integrated, Best Practice Vascular Health Care in Primary Care knowledge exchange session final report

July 29th, 2016|Categories: Media, Press Release, Vascular Health|

The final report for Sharing Approaches to Strengthen Patient-Centred, Integrated, Best Practice Vascular Health Care in Primary Care knowledge exchange session has been released. The Report details the wide-ranging discussion on the current state of vascular health care, gaps, priority needs, the interconnectedness of all vascular chronic diseases, and the difficulties encountered in patient-centred prevention and management of those with multiple conditions. Overall, there was general recognition of readiness and support for the developing vascular health primary care resources.

Stroke Quality Based Procedures Resource Centre

This resource centre provides tools and resources to support implementation of Stroke Quality Based Procedures across the care continuum.

Stroke Quality Based Procedures Resource Centre

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Hypertension Management Program

An evidence-informed chronic disease management program to improve the diagnosis, management and control of hypertension.

Hypertension Management Program

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Ontario Stroke System

Learn more about the Ontario Stroke System, including the history and locations of Regional and District Stroke Centres, as well as Stroke Prevention Clinics.

Ontario Stroke System

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