Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1.  Document a neuro assessment and identify unit standards of documentation in the EMR.
2.  Describe neuro anatomy and physiology.
3.  Relate structure to function in a neuro exam.
4.  State the components of a neuro exam .
5.  Distinguish the different types of seizures.
6.  Describe the assessment and treatment of seizure patients.
7.  State potential complications of seizures .
8.  Name neurological disorders including headache, CNS infections, degenerative disorders and neuromuscular and autoimmune disorders. 
9.  Identify treatment and nursing management of neurological disorders.

Faculty

Kimberly Desautels, MSN, RN, CCRN
Nurse Educator, Daly 5A
Baystate Medical Center

Casey Lackenbach, ADN, RN
Staff Nurse, NIU
Baystate Medical Center

 


 


Faculty Disclosure
None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.
 

Session date: 
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 7:00am to 11:00am
Location: 
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Mass Mutual Conference Room 6
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 4.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 4.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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