Stroke Certified Nurse Review Class


October 27 | 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Providence Portland Medical Center Amphitheater

Class Repeats

November 3 | 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center Souther Auditorium

This course is open to anyone wanting to increase their knowledge of stroke, but designed for RNs to assist in preparation for successfully completing the SCRN exam required to obtain certification by the American Association of Neurological Nurses as a Stroke Certified Registered Nurse.

Register and Pay Now


  • In-person: $60; includes course handouts, snacks, lunch and beverages
  • Video Conference: $35; includes handouts and lunch
  • Table Sponsor: $350 (October 27) or $250 (November 3)

Registration closes October 10, 2017. No registration refunds after October 15.

8 Contact Hours

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Department of Nursing, 9205 SW Barnes Road, Portland, Oregon is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider CEP9069.

Have Questions?

Please contact Sandy Dancer for questions regarding course content; or Christine Olsen for questions about registration.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe basic brain anatomy and physiology, including cerebral vasculature
  • Understand implementation of general acute stroke care and acute care specific to ischemic stroke, ICH and SAH
  • Identify commonly used classes of medication for patients with neurological injury
  • Identify resources available to successfully pass the SCRN exam


Speakers subject to change; please check back for updates.


7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Lectures begin promptly at 7 a.m.. Review includes:

  • Brain A&P
  • Acute, hyper-acute and post acute stroke care for TIA, Ischemic and ICH
  • Stroke intervention, prevention and risk factor modification and medications
  • Rehabilitation
  • Systems of care
  • Practice exam questions
  • Additional resources for exam prep

Video Conference Sites

October 27, 2017


Providence Anchorage Medical Center

  • Location: NICU Room
  • Lectures will start promptly at 6 a.m. (AK)
  • Seating is limited; register early to ensure your place


Providence Medford Medical Center

  • Location: Caritus Conference Room
  • Lectures will start promptly at 7 a.m.