Learn About Stroke And How To Avoid One At Special FHN Event

Freeport, Illinois — Stroke is a medical emergency. Do you know how to recognize a stroke or what to do if a stroke is happening to you or someone you love? Learn about stroke at FHN’s May Speaker Series event.

Join FHN Stroke/Sepsis Program Clinical Nurse Leader Tracy Love, MSN, RN, CNL to learn the signs and symptoms of stroke, how you can help prevent one, and the treatment options available at FHN.

The program will begin at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 16 at the FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive in Freeport. It is free to attend, and refreshments will be served. Registration is requested; please register online at www.fhn.org/stroke or by calling toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 901.

FHN, a not-for-profit organization with nearly 1,400 employees, is an award-winning regional healthcare system committed to the health and well-being of the people of northwest Illinois and southern Wisconsin. FHN Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the state’s top hospitals for safety by the Leapfrog group and Healthgrades as well as by the world’s largest, completely independent, non-profit product- and service-testing organization. FHN caregivers serve an average of 1,500 people each day across FHN’s 22 locations in 5 counties spanning northwest Illinois. Organized in 1995 as an integrated healthcare delivery system, FHN is comprised of FHN Memorial Hospital, the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, 13 family healthcare centers offering primary and specialty medical care, hospice, occupational and chiropractic health services, dental care and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit www.fhn.org.

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