My Town: Free Stroke Screenings at UH

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CLEVELAND — University Hospitals is offering the community free screenings for Stroke Awareness Month.

Stroke Awareness Month is held each May, and UH has scheduled several dates and screening times.

Below is a list of stroke screening dates, times and locations:

May 5, 9 & 20 | 11 a.m. – 2 p.m

UH Case Medical Center (in Cafeteria Atrium)

11100 Euclid Ave., Cleveland   44106

 

May 8 | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Southwest General Health Center

(in Williams Conference Center, L. Jon Schurmeier Medical Pavilion)

18697 Bagley Road, Middleburg Hts., Ohio   44130

 

May 14 | 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

UH Bedford Medical Center, a campus of UH Regional Hospitals

44 Blaine Ave., Bedford, Ohio   44146

 

May 14 | 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

UH Richmond Medical Center, a campus of UH Regional Hospitals

(in 4th floor auditorium)

27100 Chardon Road, Richmond Hts., Ohio   44143

 

May 15 | 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

UH Geauga Medical Center

(in main lobby)

13207 Ravenna Road, Chardon, Ohio   44024

 

May 21 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m

UH Ahuja Medical Center

(in main lobby)

3999 Richmond Road, Beachwood, Ohio   44122

 

May 27 | 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

UH Parma Medical Center

(in Health Education Center)

7007 Powers Blvd, Parma, Ohio   44129

 

May 28 | 9 a.m. – 12 p.m

St. John Medical Center

29000 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio   44145

 

No appointments are necessary to attend a stroke screening.

Strokes are the fourth leading cause of death in the United States, and one of the leading causes of serious long-term disability.

For more information about the stroke screenings, click here.