Kristen Barklow, RN, ACNP

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Kristen is an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner working in the Neurology department at Hennepin County Medical Center. She specializes in the care of stroke patients through HCMC's comprehensive stroke program. She earned her BS degree in Nursing from Metropoplitan State University and her masters degree in Nursing from the University of California - Los Angeles. She is a member of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses and the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance.

Kristen enjoys working with her patients throughout the continuum of care, from admission in the hospital to discharge and through follow-up appointments in the stroke clinic. Kristen takes an active interest in meeting the needs of her patients and helping them feel comfortable with their recovery process and health maintenance plan of care.