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Stroke-specific care units at the UNC Comprehensive Stroke Center include a 35-bed acute care floor (6NSH), an 18-bed intermediate care floor (ISCU) and the 16-bed Neuroscience ICU. Patient care is directed by specialty-specific stroke neurologists and coordinated by an experienced stroke center program manager, Nicole Burnett, RN, BSN, CNRN, CCRN. All nurses caring for patients in the stroke center are required to participate in extensive stroke education on an annual basis.