Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Clinical Tools

Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke is much more than a data registry. It's a comprehensive program for supporting quality stroke care, including a suite of tools and resources to help improve processes and maximize effectiveness. These tools have proven successful at other hospitals participating in Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke.

The library includes forms and tools that have proven successful at other hospitals participating in Get With The Guidelines - Stroke. We offer these documents only to give you an idea of other hospitals' solutions. By including the documents on this website, the American Heart Association does not represent that they are complete, accurate or efficacious, or that they follow all of the American Heart Association guidelines for secondary and primary prevention of cardiovascular events or stroke. Hospitals should design their order sets, discharge instructions and other tools based on their own procedures and professional experience.

Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke Clinical Tools Library

Supporting Guidelines


HeartCare Channel: Educational Tool for your Patients
From in-hospital television programming to online, on-demand videos and educational resources, the Heart Care Channel(link opens in new window) supports your heart and stroke patients’ engagement in their recovery, disease management and long-term health. Learn how your facility can subscribe at opens in new window) and view our program descriptions, and sample programs(link opens in new window).(link opens in new window)

Stroke Center Certification

The American Stroke Association provides many resources to help hospitals become ready for certification, including ASTP and Get With The Guidelines. For more information about TJC Primary Stroke Center Certification, visit

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