After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Explain the difference between a partial and generalized seizure.
2. Define status epilepticus.
3. Describe safe interventions for a seizing patient.
4. Describe how to prepare a room for a VEEG patient (i.e., identify what items need to be in the patient room).
5. Identify 5 different types of neurologic disorders.
6. Describe  postoperative complications of tumor resection surgery.
7. Define ICP, and state signs & symptoms when ICP increases.


Kimberly Desautels, MSN, RN,CCRN
Nurse Educator
Neuroscience Units Daly 5A & NIU
Baystate Medical Center 

Heather Stamm, BSN, RN
Staff Nurse
Neuroscience Unit D5A
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. Any relevant financial relationships are mitigated prior to the educational activity.

None of the planners or faculty for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. 

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 contact hour(s).  Nurses should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Session date: 
03/29/2022 - 8:00am to 12:00pm EDT
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut St
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 4.00 ANCC Contact Hours

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