Our Strange Story
Morgan spent five days in critical care and seven on a regular floor. Throughout his stay, specialists ran test after test for the cause of the stroke. I had a lot of urgent questions, but there were few immediate answers. Digital edition |Web
When Stroke Affects the Parietal Lobe
The parietal lobe helps us make sense of sensory information, like where our bodies and body parts are in space, our sense of touch, and the part of our vision that deals with the location of objects. Digital edition |Web
What to Expect from Outpatient Rehab
After stroke, about two-thirds of survivors receive some type of rehabilitation. Outpatient therapy may consist of several types of therapy. Whether a patient is referred to inpatient or outpatient therapy depends on the level of medical care required. Digital edition |Web
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The Health & Welfare Plan Office is open Monday through Friday, from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
Our address is:
Transit Employees’ Health & Welfare Plan
2701 Whitney Place, Suite 100
Forestville, Maryland 20747
Directions to the Transit Employees’ Health & Welfare Plan Office
The office of the Transit Employees’ Health & Welfare Plan Office is located just inside the beltway on the first floor of the ATU Local 689 union building in Forestville, MD. From the Beltway, take exit 11-B (Route 4, Pennsylvania Ave) toward Washington DC. The second traffic light is Donnell Drive. Turn right (north) on Donnell Drive. At the end of Donnell Drive, turn left onto Marlboro Pike. Immediately after turning onto Marlboro Pike, make a right onto Whitney Place. The union office building will be on the left and the Health & Welfare Plan Office is to the left of the main entrance.