The proposals recommend creating three hyper acute stroke units in Kent and Medway and give five different options for where these three new units could be located.

 

The consultation is also asking for views on potential locations for the units. The proposals recommend creating three hyper acute stroke units in Kent and Medway, and give five different options for where these three new units could be located. If the proposals go ahead, urgent stroke services would not be provided in other hospitals in Kent and Medway.

There are two events in Medway where people can find out more and have their say. These are:

  • Tuesday 20 March from 6.30pm to 8.30pm at Priestfield Stadium, The Boardroom,  Redfern Avenue, Gillingham ME7 4DD – Register here
  • NEW EVENT: Friday 23rd March, 10:30 – 11:45, Rainham Bereavement Group, St Margaret’s Millennium Centre, Gatekeeper Chase, Rainham, Gillingham ME8 9BH. For any enquiries please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Local people can view the consultation document and complete the questionnaire by visiting www.kentandmedway.nhs.uk/stroke

A list of all the consultation events in Kent, Medway, Bexley and the High Weald area of East Sussex is also available online.