EMS Systems of Care for Acute Stroke


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EMS Systems of Care for Acute Stroke
 
May 7, 2013, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johnson City
Johnson City, TN
(No registration fee)

Agenda
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Registration
Registration is closed.

Activity Directors

  • 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

Target Audience
EMS Field and Leadership personnel, EMS Educators, EMS Medical Directors, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Emergency Department Leadership, Rural Hospital and Critical Access Hospital Leadership

Learning Objectives

  • 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
  • Describe 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

Location
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johnson City, 211 Mockingbird Lane, Johnson City, TN 37604; Phone: (432) 929-2000.

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 Lunch, Snacks, and access to conference speaker materials.

Sponsorship
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 Office of Continuing Medical Education at East Tennessee State University.

Accreditation

logo 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.
logo The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Joint Sponsorship 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.
tn seal Recognized for seven (7) hours of Continuing Education Contact Hours by the Tennessee Office of EMS. Hours may be used for Critical Care Paramedic renewal.