MedStar Washington Hospital Center and MedStar National Rehabilitation Network have been selected to lead a new regional stroke network dedicated to advancing research in stroke treatment, prevention and rehabilitation.
MedStar Health’s newly integrated website—MedStarHealth.org—launches Monday, Oct. 21. It brings together 16 external websites into one system site, giving visitors easier access to physicians and services across MedStar Health. Now, consumers will have a single online destination for trusted healthcare information.
MedStar National Rehabilitation Network will host its 10th annual Super H 5K Run, Walk & Wheel on Sunday, September 22 for runners, walkers and athletes with disabilities. The event will begin and end at Sport & Health Club in Tysons Corner (8250 Greensboro Dr., McLean, Virginia 22102).
Did you know that the Hispanic population is one of the most underserved when it comes to handling the aftereffects of a stroke? And did you know that Latinos more than any other ethnicity are having strokes at younger ages? Hispanics have a different prevalence of risk factors for stroke when compared with non-Hispanic whites.