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
Virtual Healthcare (Telestroke) Implementation Toolkit 2020 – Click Here
CorHealth has created a COVID-19 Resource Centre for Stroke – information can be found under CorHealth General Stroke Resources.
Aphasia Institute Pictographs – Click here for downloadable templates to facilitate a conversation about COVID-19 the need to Go to the hospital , Go to rehabilitation, and For residential facilities. 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
Virtual Care Resources – Stroke Rehabilitation and Community (collected by Ontario Regional Stroke Network’s Rehabilitation Coordinator Group)
Virtual and Online Care Resources – Virtual Supports for Survivors and Caregivers (updated Jan 2021)
Provincial Stroke Rounds – August 5th, 2020 – Stroke and COVID-19: What is the latest and where can I find resources? To view rounds CLICK HERE
CLICK HERE for slide deck by Dr. Catanese