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Time is Brain: An In-Depth Look at a Tele-Stroke Consult
This program shows an example of the process of a Tele-Stroke Consult.
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Biographical Info
This video was produced by the AR Saves Program at the Center for Distance Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. 

Program Overview
The purpose of this activity is to demonstrate how to correctly prepare for a tele-stroke consult. 

Objectives
1. Participants will demonstrate the steps used to perform a tele-stroke consult. 
2. Participants will be able to verbalize how to perform the National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS).
3. Participants will be able to correctly answer questions about basic care given during a stroke emergency.

 

Speaker Disclosures: 
The planners, speakers, moderators, peer reviewers and /or panelists of this CME activity have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Instructions to obtain credit:

  1. Complete the pre-test
  2. View the entire activity online
  3. Check completion box
  4. Complete the post-test (must pass the post-test to receive credit)
  5. Complete Evaluation
  6. Print certificate or transcript (Available in the “My Profile” tab).

System Requirements - PC
Participants must have Internet access and the correct browser software. If your browser is not current, please click on the specific link below to download the appropriate software (free of charge).

PC
Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view handouts.
Windows XP or greater
Sound Card & Speakers
800 x 600 Minimum Monitor Resolution
(1024 x 768 Recommended)
Flash Player Plug-in (9.0 or later)
 
Check your version
 here.
Internet Explorer 8
Mozilla Firefox 21
Google Chrome 30.0.1599.101
 
Safari 5.1.7

System Requirements - MAC
Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view handouts.
Mac OS 10.4
Sound Card & Speakers
800 x 600 Minimum Monitor Resolution
(1024 x 768 Recommended)
Flash Player Plug-in (9.0 or later)
 
Check your version
 here.
Internet Explorer 8
Mozilla Firefox 21
Google Chrome 30.0.1599.101
 
Safari 5.1.7 

Other Recommended Multimedia Plug-ins:
Windows Media
Real Player(TM) (Latest Version)

ANCC Accreditation Statement:
Center of Distance Health, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission of Accreditation

Learn OnDemand Contact Us:
For information regarding this educational activity or website, please contact:

UAMS Center for Distance Health
4301 W. Markham #519
Little Rock, AR 72205
E-mail
 cdheducation@uams.edu 
Toll Free: 1-855-CDH-ED4U

 

Type:  Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
211 Registered Users
Credits
1 Hours> Non-Accredited

1 Contact Hours> American Nurses Credentialing Center> ANCC