The Stroke Care Coordinator RN provides education about stroke prevention and treatment to patient and families; including rounding each day in house on all stroke patients in the hospital. Works closely with nurse of Stroke Unit, Nurse Educators, ANMs and the Pay For Skill Stroke Nurse on patient care units, developing competency in managing acute stroke alerts that occur on units. Prepares and educates nursing staff to provide accurate report of patient status to neurologist/hospitalist once stroke alert patient has been assessed by nursing. Participates in Stroke Alerts in the Emergency department and leads the quality improvement team related to stroke care. Ensures active and cooperative relationships with community and professional groups.