Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Identify components of the CNS.
2. Identify/verbalize the components of a neurologic exam.
3. Demonstrate how to enter a neurologic exam into the electronic medical record.
4. Explain the difference between a partial and generalized seizure.
5. Define status epilepticus.
6. Verbalize safe interventions for a seizing patient.
7.  Verbalize how to prepare a room for a VEEG patient (i.e., identify what items need to be in the patient room).

 

Faculty

Kimberly Desautels, MSN, RN,CCRN
Nurse Educator
Neuroscience Intermediate and Acute Care Units
Baystate Medical Center 

Casey Lackenbach, ADN, RN, MSRN-BC
Staff Nurse
Neuroscience Intermediate Unit
Baystate Medical Center

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity. 

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: 
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Location: 
Baystate Medical Center
Webinar
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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