University of Miami Advanced Stroke Life Support® (ASLS ®) Class:
Hands-on, 8-hour simulation-based course on teaching the management of the acute stroke patient; pre-hospital and in-hospital care of the stroke victim.
WHO: Nurses, educators and physicians from hospital emergency departments, ICU or neuroscience units, EMS providers, fire rescue training officers
WHEN: Nov. 8, 2017 Provider Class 0800-1700
Nov. 9, 2017 Instructor Class 0800-1700
Prerequisite: 8-hour ASLS provider training with 84% or higher posttest; class offered the preceding day.
Nov. 8, 2017 Instructor Class 0800-1700
Prerequisite: Already an ASLS provider—Please call 620-665-2010 for price and seating availability.
WHERE: Hutchinson Regional Medical Center campus, Pavilion Gym
1701 E. 23rd
WHY: Have personnel trained to teach colleagues how to recognize the 5 main stroke syndromes, perform a focused neurologic evaluation, understand prehospital and emergency department protocols, describe the differential diagnosis of acute stroke and the logistics of an emergency acute stroke response team, know how and when to administer t-PA to acute ischemic stroke patients, and apply the six aspects of acute stroke care to hospitalized patients.
REGISTER: Send the completed registration form and payment prior to Sept. 30, 2017 to reserve a seat. Seating is limited so early registration is encouraged.
FEES: Pre-hospital & in-hospital providers for both days: $1,200. Cost includes both days of class, training materials, and course curriculum kits for new instructors. Each curriculum kit is equipped to train six (6) students.
Please make checks payable to: Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, Education Department, 1701 E. 23rd, Hutchinson, KS. 67502. Please call Bobbie Starks, Critical Care Educator at 620-665-2010 if you have any questions or concerns.
Only a portion of the course fee represents revenue to the University of Miami Gordon Center for Research in Medical Education, developer of the Advanced Stroke Life Support® curriculum and providers of the on-site course.
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