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Discharge after stroke

Evaluation of callback data

Carrillo-Gutierrez, Cristina, MSN, APRN, FNP-C; Jaime, Frances, BSN, RN-BC; Smith, Kim, BSN, RN; Elsehety, Marwah, MD; Headley, Janelle, BSN, RN; Sostand, Shanequa, BSN, RN; Harrison, Nicole, MBA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC; Strug, Polina, MPH; Vu, Kim, MBA, LMSW; Savitz, Sean, MD; Sharrief, Anjail, MD, MPH

doi: 10.1097/01.NME.0000559585.28007.d0
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Stroke patients are at increased risk for cognitive impairments and physical limitations after discharge. Enhancing the discharge process can help drive improved outcomes.

In Houston, Tex., Cristina Carrillo-Gutierrez is a Family NP and DNP student at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Cizik School of Nursing; Frances Jaime is an RN at Memorial Hermann Health System Texas Medical Center; Kim Smith is an RN at Memorial Hermann Health System Texas Medical Center; Marwah Elsehety is a second-year Neurology Resident at the McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston; Janelle Headley is an RN at Memorial Hermann Health System Texas Medical Center; Shanequa Sostand is an RN at Memorial Hermann Health System Texas Medical Center; Polina Strug is the Director of Patient Experience and Patient Relations at Memorial Hermann Health System Texas Medical Center; Kim Vu is a Licensed Medical Social Worker at Memorial Hermann Health System Texas Medical Center; Nicole Harrison is the Associate Vice President of Neuroscience and Operations at Memorial Hermann Health System Texas Medical Center; Sean Savitz is a Professor of Neurology at the McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, the Director of the Memorial Hermann Hospital Comprehensive Stroke Center, and the Director of the UTHealth Institute for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease; and Anjail Sharrief is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and the Director of the Discharge Committee at Memorial Hermann Hospital Texas Medical Center.

The authors and planners have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise.

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