stroke http://michiganradio.org en Lansing hospital 1st in Michigan to be certified comprehensive stroke center http://michiganradio.org/post/lansing-hospital-1st-michigan-be-certified-comprehensive-stroke-center <p>Sparrow Hospital officials in Lansing are celebrating their recent certification as Michigan’s first Comprehensive Stroke Center.</p><p>The Lansing hospital is one of only 20 centers recognized for its stroke treatment, which starts with diagnosis, through hospital treatment and outpatient therapy.</p><p>Dr. Syed Hussain is the medical director of Stroke Services at Sparrow.&nbsp;&nbsp; He's also an MSU HealthTeam neurologist.</p><p>He says discussions about expanding Medicaid coverage in Michigan may help with providing some elective and preventive care.</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 16:10:39 +0000 Steve Carmody 11177 at http://michiganradio.org Lansing hospital 1st in Michigan to be certified comprehensive stroke center