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National Stroke Network

As clinicians across New Zealand DHBs have increased their use of telehealth to manage care in response to the challenges of Covid-19, so have our stroke teams. A collection of telehealth resources for stroke rehabilitation is now available. These resources have been developed and shared by University rehabilitation specialists and NZ DHB stroke teams.




Quick links:

Stroke Rehabilitation Action Plan 

The 2017 Australian and New Zealand Clinical Guidelines for Stroke Management

Updated Acute Stroke Destination Policies

The four Regional Acute Stroke Destination Policies developed for New Zealand by the ambulance sector and the National Stroke Network.

Northern Region Stroke Research Projects 

Current and recruiting stroke recovery and rehabilitation studies running in the Northern region.

XIth Asia Pacific Stroke Virtual Congress 9-11 December 2021

The SSA-NZ is a New Zealand branch of the Stroke Society of Australia

The Stroke Society of Australasia  statement highlighting the importance of maintaining stroke care during the COVID-19 crisis.

Find the latest NZ MoH COVID-19 update HERE



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