Cleveland Clinic Fairview, Hillcrest and Akron General hospitals
have each been designated a Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke
Center by The Joint Commission. Obtaining this certification
signifies that these Cleveland Clinic hospitals have undergone
extensive onsite evaluation and meet strict national stroke care
standards as required by The Joint Commission.
Earning this recognition demonstrates that the stroke programs
at Fairview, Hillcrest and Akron General hospitals follow
national guidelines regarding quality and patient safety, which
can significantly improve outcomes for stroke patients.
Utilizing advanced technology and innovative treatment
options, the specially-trained stroke team at each hospital
provides an expert level of comprehensive care, diagnosing and
treating patients quickly and significantly improving health and
These Cleveland Clinic hospitals represent three of only
five hospitals in the state of Ohio to achieve this important
No matter what life throws at you, we’ve
got the care you need, where you need it.
We’re here for you at
Cleveland Clinic Hillcrest and South Pointe hospitals.
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No appointment needed for:
• Joint, bone or muscle injuries
• Sports or exercise-related injuries (no
• Simple fractures, sprains and strains
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Family Health Center
29800 Bainbridge Road
Monday through Friday, 4 to 8 p.m.
Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Patients ages 2+
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Cleveland Clinic hospitals
earn national recognition
for stroke care.
colorectal cancer before it starts!
Start colorectal cancer screening with colonoscopy at age 50 (age 45
if you are African American).
Talk to your doctor about earlier screening if you have a family
history of colorectal cancer or polyps or if you are experiencing any
symptoms, such as bleeding or changes in bowel habits.
Call today to schedule your colonoscopy close to home at:
• Hillcrest Hospital
• South Pointe Hospital
• Beachwood Family Health and Surgery Center
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