Covidien makes new Stroke CE program available for free to EMS professionals

Covidien is sponsoring a new free CE program available to EMS professionals:

Acute Ischemic Stroke: When Every Second Counts

Stroke: Recognize and Respond — Part 1

Stroke: Recognize and Respond — Part 2

These comprehensive training modules were developed for and tested by EMS personnel across the US. These modules have been designed to help EMS personnel of all levels to more effectively identify a stroke in the field, initiate treatment and consider the most appropriate transport options.

To participate in this free online program please create an account by visiting, watch stroke module, and complete a short quiz.

Upon completion of the approved training modules and examination, participants will be awarded 1 lecture credit towards their EMS license. Certificates of completion can be printed directly from the website.

For more information: Free EMS Acute Stroke CE Modules