Alasdair O’Hara, Associate Director for the Stroke Association in Northern Ireland, responds to the new Stroke Action Plan published by the Department of Health in Northern Ireland.
The Scottish Government has published a vision document that sets out a vision of what progressive stroke care in Scotland should look like. We are encouraged at what is included and look forward to working together to make sure this translates into real change on the ground.
We're looking for stroke survivors and carers to join the new Stroke Patient and Carer Assurance Group and help make sure that the voice of those affected by stroke is heard.
Read our letter to Robin Swann, Minister of Health, calling for urgent action to reshape stroke care in Northern Ireland.