The NeuroHospitalist Society (NHS) was formed to create a central unifying organization of neurohospitalists. Neurohospitalists are physicians and providers who care for hospitalized patients with, or at risk for, neurological disorders and disease.
One third of ischemic strokes are deemed cryptogenic (undetermined mechanisms). Evidence in the literature is lacking regarding the proper diagnosis and treatment. The NHS partnered with Medtronic to develop a pathway for Cryptogenic Stroke patients.