Trainings & Conferences – Stroke Education Webinar – Cardiovascular Emergencies in Rural Minnesota

Trainings & Conferences
Stroke Education Webinar

Emergency Stroke Care in the Rural ED

The Cardiovascular Health Unit is pleased to offer a stroke education webinar to help Acute Stroke Ready Hospitals meet their stroke education requirements for designation. Hospitals are encouraged to invite their ED nursing staff and those on the Acute Stroke Team to view this webinar.We suggest that you set up a meeting room where staff can watch the webinar as a group.

Presented by

Donna Lindsay, MN, RN, CNS-BC, SCRN
Neuroscience Clinical Nurse Specialist & Stroke Program Coordinator
Hennepin County Medical Center

This presentation will cover best practices in stroke care in the pre-hospital and Emergency Department setting.

  • Management of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke patients
  • Criteria for IV thrombolytic therapy and post IV alteplase nursing assessment
  • Transfer protocol and “Drip and Ship”
  • Case studies

This webinar will be recorded. To view the webinar at a later time, email us at health.stroke@state.mn.us

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