Resources have been developed nationally, provincially and locally to support healthcare professionals in the care of individuals with stroke during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Stroke is a medical Emergency as a reminder to call 911 during the pandemic – FAST Poster
Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada developed resources to support individuals with heart disease or stroke. Heart & Stroke Resources on COVID-19
Heart & Stroke Canadian Stroke Best Practice Recommendations (CSBPR) Advisory Council has developed guidelines of implementing evidence-based stroke care during COVID-19. Information can be found under Stroke Best Practices During the COVID Pandemic
CorHealth has created a COVID-19 Resource Centre for Stroke – information can be found under CorHealth General Stroke Resources. Stroke guidance documents include:
Aphasia Institute Pictographs – Click here for downloadable templates to facilitate a conversation about COVID-19 the need to Go to the hospital and Go to rehabilitation. Visit the website for more information and additional templates at https://www.participics.ca/
Rehabilitative Care Alliance has developed resources to support rehab professionals as they plan and provide care – CLICK HERE for further information