Your Hospital Stay
During your hospitalization at UConn Health, you will receive care from nurses and medical and surgical specialists who are on the leading edge of today's best practices in stroke care. They will be a resource to you and your family, every step of the way and will help you plan for a smooth transition to home or the next level of care.
Personalized, Attentive Follow-up Care
At UConn Health, we recognize that every patient is unique and work closely to help patients who experience a stroke recover at their pace and achieve their goals. Depending on each patient’s needs, follow-up care involves UConn Health specialists in the following areas – all of which are part of our comprehensive stroke team:
- Ear, Nose, and Throat
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Specialized Eye Care
- Speech Therapy
And when appropriate, care from experts with the UConn Center for Healthy Aging who understand the often complex needs of older patients.
Importantly, your care will be coordinated by the UConn Health team. Our
specialists collaborate to ensure seamless, thorough attention for each patient.