EMS Stroke Assessments-Webinar-WBT

This session covers the difficulties differentiating between an ischemic versus hemorrhagic stroke.  Liz will cover some of the tricks of comprehensive patient assessments and initiating the appropriate prehospital treatment.


Target Audience

EMS/Nursing Providers

Learning Objectives

Upon completion the student will be able to:

  • Differentiate between ischemic stroke and hemorrhagic stroke
  • Define stroke and describe stroke symptoms
  • Identify key elements of pre-hospital stroke care
  • Differentiate stroke recognition screening versus stroke severity tools
  • Describe all elements of the primary and secondary stroke assessment


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Cardio
    • 1.00 NCCP-Cardio: Stroke
  • 1.00 Nursing
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

Toni Schoenleber

Program Coordinator, Neurosciences-Stroke

St. Anthony Hospital, Centura Health

EMS Continuing Education approved by the State of Colorado through Centura Health Prehospital Services Training Center and Group # CO 039 (SAH), #CO 040 (PSF) and #CO 065 (SDG)

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Cardio
    • 1.00 NCCP-Cardio: Stroke
  • 1.00 Nursing


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Required Hardware/software

Computer or mobile device with speakers or headphones