With every new set of AHA/ASA Stroke Guidelines that are published there is a learning curve. There are numerous questions that emerge in regard to the reason for the change, what exactly it means and how to incorporate into practice. There is also sometimes some conflicting recommendations with current core and quality measures. This webinar is designed to look at the new recommendations as well as why the change occurred and offer ideas on how to incorporate into practice.
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Course Goals & Objectives:
This course is intended to instruct the professional on understanding the new guidelines and why the changes occurred as well as offer suggestions on ways to incorporate into practice.
- Identify 2 of the 2013 guidelines
- Recognize important change in 2015 updated guidelines
- Identify new recommendations
- Identify where some potential problems could arise regarding current core/quality measures
- Identify two LVO scales
- Identify ways to incorporate new guidelines into practice
"Seminar-On-Demand" course are streamed on your web browser if the online version if purchased. Our SODs are optimized for the most current versions of Safari, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. A current version of Adobe Flashplayer is also required when viewing on a desktop or laptop computer. All SOD courses are mobile ready.
Contact Hours: 1 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
Target Audience: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Speech Language Pathologist, Nurses
Instructional Level: Intermediate
Criteria for Completion: Criteria for Completion: A score of 70% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 70% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved
This course is offered for 0.10 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).
Financial – Jennifer Reeves is employed by Good Shepherd Medical Center and receives a salary. She receives payment from HomeCEU for the presentation of this course.
Nonfinancial - no relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.
No relevant conflicts of interest exist for any member of the activity planning committee
Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service
Cancellation Policy: For activity cancellation, returns, or complaint resolution, please contact Anne Osborn by email Anne@HomeCEU or by phone at 1.800.55.4CEUS (2387). We have a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Refunds will be issued for courses that have not been completed (exam not taken), or for any course that has been rejected by your board of approval. Webinar attendance must be canceled 24 hours before the scheduled start time.