Advanced Stroke Coordinator
- The ASC-BC board certification examination is the only certification for stroke coordinators that recognizes the unique and essential contributions of a stroke coordinator. The attainment of the ASC-BC demonstrates expertise in the stroke competencies including understanding and mastery of skills used to diagnose stroke, evidence-based management principles for both ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, knowledge of role history and evolution, stroke quality data analyses and presentation, quality management, principles of adult and communication education, change mastery and time management.
- ASC testing is available only at periodic events and locations. Check the store for times and places or contact us.
Cost (in-person): $250 USD for Members; $350 USD for non-members (additional $250 for review course which must be purchased jointly with exam). Exam will be taken in-person on the second day of the review course.
Cost (virtual): $250 USD for Members; $350 USD for non-members (additional $150 for review course which must be purchased jointly with exam). Computerized exam can be taken at various authorized testing centers across the country, or at another in-person ASC event of your choice.
Eligibility requirements include:
- The certification is open to any position, since it is recognized that the Stroke Coordinator position is fulfilled by a variety of backgrounds.