2021 Stroke Update for Emergency Department Physicians and Code Rescue Team
This course meets Baptist Hospital's Comprehensive Stroke Center recertification education requirements for emergency department physicians, intensivists and the Code Rescue Team.
Baptist Hospital Emergency Department Physicians, Intensivists, Baptist Hospital Code Rescue Team, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants.
- Explain updates to the Miami Neuroscience Institute Acute Stroke Protocol Algorithm.
- Identify who is a candidate for stroke reperfusion therapies.
- Recognize when a stroke alert priority 1 or 2 should be activated.
- Prepare for The Joint Commission stroke program recertification.
Felipe De Los Rios La Rosa, M.D., FAHA
Medical Director, Baptist Hospital Comprehensive Stroke Center and Miami Neuroscience Institute Stroke Program
Associate Professor of Neurology
University of Cincinnati Department of Neurology
Florida International University, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Felipe De Los Rios La Rosa, M.D., FAHA, indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies.
Off-label use of IV alteplase for acute ischemic stroke treatment is discussed.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.
Baptist Health South Florida designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 General certificate of attendance
- 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
- 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
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