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NIHSS Assessment Tool

NIHSS Assessment Tool

This module provides education about the NIH Stroke Scale that healthcare providers (HCP) or nurses use to evaluate the severity of a stroke. It is a widely used clinical assessment tool in the healthcare field. Short clips are provided for each item of the scale that demonstrate what deficits are being assessed. Upon successful completion of module, individuals are stroke certified.  ...

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