Poster addresses following problem: Post carotid intervention patients in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) were not routinely assessed with the NIHSS.
Change in process implemented through improvement protocol.
APRN Implications: Improved collaboration between nursing and the medical team.
Morgan, Lisa MSN, RN, CNRN, AGCNS-BC, "Implementation of the National Institutes of Stroke Scale (NIHSS) in a Cardiovascular Intensive Care for Post Carotid Intervention Patients" (2022). Nursing Publications. 46.