Acute Stroke Recognition & Treatment Training Course

// Offered Online Only

This Web-based, self-paced instructional program is designed for in-hospital and out-of-hospital healthcare providers, and is particularly geared toward the experienced provider. The program uses an information-based approach with static materials, covering treatment from the field to the emergency department, as well as critical care and rehabilitation.

Key Features & Benefits

This course includes information on:

  • the stroke Chain of Survival
  • the 8 Ds of stroke care
  • definitions of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke
  • pathophysiology
  • stroke risk factors
  • stroke recognition
  • stroke management
  • transition to critical care and rehabilitation

Course features:

  • 10 checkpoint exercises
  • review questions
  • an online exam to be taken after all exercises are completed
  • a printable certificate of completion
  • eligibility for continuing education credit

1.5 contact hours for CEU’s

*** There is no skills with this course ***