May 2014
Community invited to new Your HealthCare speaker series on May 22

Gateway Clinic, Mercy Hospital and Augustana Mercy Health Care Center are cosponsoring a new speaker series called Your HealthCare that will focus on a variety of community health topics.


Community members are invited to the first program of the educational series entitled Stroke Awareness & Recovery Care which will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 22 in Community Rooms 1 & 2 at Mercy Hospital.


Learn to recognize the signs of stroke and find out about the services that are available to help people recovering from a stroke in this free presentation.


Featured speakers will include:

  • Dr. Steve Tekippe, Gateway Clinic
  • Jillian Leach, SLP, and Brianne Johnsen, SLP, Mercy Speech-Language Pathologists
  • Samantha Dunleavy, DPT, Mercy Physical Therapist
  • Lori Ziehl, Mercy Rehab Director, OTL/R
  • Leslie Bakhtiari, Augustana Admissions Coordinator


A question and answer session will follow the presentation.


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