EMS Systems of Care for Acute Stroke and STEMI:
Bridging the Gap from Pre Hospital to Definitive Care
June 27, 2012 in Cookeville, TN
(No registration fee)
• Joe Holley, MD FACEP, EMS Medical Director, State of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
• Randall Kirby BS/EMTP, PCC, I/C, Director, Macon County EMS, Lafayette, TN
EMS Field and Leadership personnel, EMS Educators, EMS Medical Directors, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Emergency Department Leadership, Rural Hospital and Critical Access Hospital Leadership
• Recognize the clinical indicators of acute stroke and STEMI
• Explain why recognition and care of stroke and STEMI requires a seamless system of care
• Describe the resources needed to diagnose and care for stroke and STEMI from the field to definitive care
• Demonstrate how effective utilization of resources contributes to the best stroke and STEMI outcomes
• Identify the indicators of acute adolescent and pediatric cardiac emergencies and describe pre hospital care
This will be held at the Upper Cumberland Regional Health Office at 1100 England Drive, Cookeville, TN 38501; Phone: (931) 528-7531.
Registration and Fees
There are no fees for this activity. However, advance registration is required. You may register by calling 423-439-8027... or go on line at http://www.etsu.edu/cme/ to register for this conference. Registration includes Continental Breakfast, Catered Box Lunch, Snacks, and access to conference speaker materials.
This project is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Health. The conference has been organized by the Tennessee Hospital Association and Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University.
TN Department of EMS Contact Hours
Approval for CEUs has been requested of the TN Department of Health, Division of Emergency Medical Services for continuing education contact hours.
|The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.|
|The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.|
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University and Tennessee Hospital Association. Quillen College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.