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July 29, 2019 Diagonal Texture In The News UPMC Susquehanna has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for… Read Article

UPMC Awarded Gold Seal for Stroke Rehab

UPMC Susquehanna has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Stroke Rehabilitation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards.

May 21, 2019 Stroke Occ Therapy Health & Wellness Read Article

The Role of Occupational Therapy in Recovering from a Stroke

If you have had a stroke, occupational therapy has more than likely been a critical aspect of your recovery. After a stroke, everyday activities can prove to be challenging. It's important to relearn tasks and build your strength to live independently.

May 14, 2019 Stroke Health & Wellness Read Article

Emotions and Stroke

A stroke impacts the brain, and the brain controls our behavior and emotions. After a stroke, survivors often experience emotional and behavioral changes.

May 7, 2019 Life After Stroke Health & Wellness Read Article

There is Life After Stroke

Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke. Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death, and the number one cause of disability. Rapid treatment for stroke is the key to preventing long-term disability.

April 24, 2019 Diagonal Texture Health & Wellness Larry Wilson and Betsy Stahlnecker are familiar faces around UPMC Susquehanna’s… Read Article

From Stroke Patient to Volunteer: Giving Back by Giving Time

Larry Wilson and Betsy Stahlnecker are familiar faces around UPMC Susquehanna’s stroke rehabilitation unit—first as patients, and now as volunteers.

April 17, 2017 New Advances in Stroke Care—What You Need to Know Health & Wellness Read Article

New Advances in Stroke Care—What You Need to Know

Every 40 seconds someone in the United States has a stroke. A stroke, or “brain attack,” is the third leading cause of death, and the number one cause of disability in the country.