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Nursing Grand Rounds – Getting Back to the Basics: Caring for Stroke Patients at Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Join two of our nurse leaders from the Stroke Team who will provide an overview of the program at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. Highlights include the spectrum of care of patients who have experienced a stroke from stroke recognition and available therapies to bedside care and on through discharge. You will gain new knowledge on best practices for every stroke patient in your care.

Activity Date:
Start Date:   October 6, 2021
End Date:  October 6, 2024
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  • Shawna Malynowski MBA, BSN, RN 
    Stroke Program Manager, Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke Program
  • Shannon Shannon MSN, BSN, RN
    Data Abstractor and QI Specialist, Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke Program

There is no fee for this activity, but to receive contact hours you must register online and complete the online Attestation and Evaluation form (you must register to access this form).

Learning Outcome

At the end of this learning activity, (at least 75% of) participants will be able to discuss the most recent guidelines related to overall care of the stroke patient including assessment, care planning, intervention, evaluation and documentation.


Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nursing Continuing Education Council is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity carries 1.0 contact hour.

Requirements for Successful Completion

Dartmouth-Hitchcock will award contact hour(s) for successful completion. In order to receive full contact hour credit for this Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) activity, you must:

  • View the entire presentation 
  • Complete the online Attestation of Attendance & Evaluation Form (you must register to access).

The activity director(s), planning committee member(s), speaker(s), author(s) or anyone in a position to control the content for this activity have reported NO financial relationship(s)* with ineligible companies**.

*A “financial relationship" includes employee, researcher (named as the PI), consultant, advisor, speaker, independent contractor (including contracted research), royalties or patent beneficiary, executive role, and/or an ownership interest (not including stocks owned in a managed portfolio).

** An ineligible company is any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

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Provider Contact Information

Provider contact information for questions of the activity or regarding accreditation: 

Director of Continuing Nursing Education, Center for Nursing Excellence
Center for Learning and Professional Development
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

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