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Pre-Hospital and Acute Stroke Programs

Join us for a live accredited program on the Care Team Opportunities for Impact: Cardiac Monitoring and Cryptogenic Stroke. This activity will discuss how narrow the gap between knowledge and practice with respect to the tools available for diagnosing the root cause of a cryptogenic stroke and the opportunities to use these tools, specifically cardiac monitoring, for the benefit of individual patient outcomes.
 

This three part webinar series is designed to provide practical guidance, solutions to common challenges and resources that are in high demand by stroke programs that seek to integrate telemedicine into their systems of care.

The In-Hospital Stroke webinar, developed by experts Ethan Cumbler, MD, and Soojin Park, MD, takes a case-based approach in educating on the impact of in-hospital stroke, the causes of and where in the hospital they most likely occur and current treatment options.

This nonaccredited webinar allows opposing sides the opportunity to present the evidence supporting their opinions surrounding interventional treatments in acute stroke patients.

This nonaccredited webinar will discuss how data can drive care. The webinar includes case studies with tips and tools on how performance improvement can make a difference in patient care.

This nonaccredited webinar will provide a summary of some of the key changes in how healthcare reform affects stroke care in your practice. The faculty will move into a discussion of the changes specific to the care of stroke patients along with a review of the new mandates.

This nonaccredited webinar series allows opposing sides the opportunity to present the evidence supporting their opinions. Topics in this series include tPA exclusion and inclusion criteria, post-stroke dosage and frequency of therapy, and interventional treatments.

Stroke is the leading cause of long-term severe disability and the fourth cause of death in the U.S.  Roughly 30-40% of first time strokes are cryptogenic, or due to unknown cause. It is necessary to establish the cause of stroke to determine functional prognosis, decrease the risk of future strokes, and select appropriate preventative care. Currently, serious gaps exist between in the clinical knowledge of cryptogenic stroke and how to treat, manage, and prevent the occurrence—leaving patients at risk for disabling strokes or even death.  

This nonaccredited webinar will discuss how data can drive care. The webinar includes case studies with tips and tools on how performance improvement can make a difference in patient care.

Learn about The Joint Commission’s standards for the new Comprehensive Stroke Center (CSC) designation in three  webinars.

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