FAST Awareness in the community is a major priority for the New Zealand Stroke Foundation and stroke clinicians in the fight to reduce the devastation of stroke in New Zealand.
A national campaign to raise awareness of the signs of stroke and to think and act FAST has been launched in June this year under a joint initiative between the Stroke Foundation, the Ministry of Health and the Health Promotion Agency. To order New Zealand FAST awareness resources contact the New Zealand Stroke Foundation.
Acute Stroke Destination Policies
Four new Regional Acute Stroke Destination Policies that have been developed for New Zealand by the National Stroke Network and the ambulance sector. They will be implemented from Monday 11th September 2017. More...