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Olathe Medical Center’s 12th Annual Stroke Symposium

Please join us in-person or virtually for our 12th Annual Stroke Symposium on Thursday, August 19th from 8 a.m.- 1 p.m.

The Bi-State Stroke Education Consortium is composed of twenty nine health organizations and the American Stroke Association. These organizations have agreed to collaborate to enhance the educational opportunities for providers of stroke care across the continuum.. Each member institution agrees to host a 4 hour stroke focused educational segment for nurses each calendar year. This event is open to staff of all members at no charge.

REGISTRATION:

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. (Continental breakfast will be served)

AGENDA:

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. OSA Increases the Risk of Stroke – or is it Stroke Increases the Risk of OSA?

Speaker: Dennis Lawlor, MD

Upon the completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Review the components of physiology of untreated OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) and how they increase the risk of stroke.
  • Identify the risk factors for stroke, and their overlap for the risk factors for OSA.

9:40 – 10:40 a.m. Diagnostic Testing and Treatment for Sleep Disordered Breathing

Speaker: Eldon Cook, RT Sleep Lab

Upon the completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Summarize and identify criteria for testing patients with sleep disordered breathing.
  • Discuss and identify treatment options for sleep disordered breathing.

10:50 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. To Push or Not to Push – An Evaluation of IV Tenecteplase for Ischemic Stroke

Speaker: Matt Bilhimer, PharmD

Upon the completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Review updates relative to thrombolytic therapy.
  • Summarize evidence regarding thrombolytic potential in ischemic stroke of Tenecteplase.
  • Identify considerations for future use at Olathe Medical Center.

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Correlation of Depression and Stroke

Speaker: Sunita Muranjan, MD

Upon the completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Assess depression and treatment modalities for his/her patients.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT:

Olathe Medical Center (OMC) Education Department is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 4.0 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN or LPN relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Approved Provider Number LT0048-0749. 

OMC is accredited by the Kansas Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. OMC designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Olathe Medical Center Respiratory Care CEU Evaluator has approved this program for 4.0 hour of Respiratory Continuing Education on behalf of the Kansas Respiratory Care Society, a chapter society of the AARC. Providership # KRCS 017

Location

Address

OMC The Doctors Building 2
20805 W. 151st St.
Olathe, KS USA

Doctor's Building 2, Room 315

Parking

Selection Options

Virtual and In-Person Options

In-Person: Olathe Medical Center's 12 Annual Stroke Symposium

OMC The Doctors Building 2 - 315
Thursday Aug 19, 2021 @ 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Virtual Webinar: Olathe Medical Center's 12 Annual Stroke Symposium

Virtual Webinar
Thursday Aug 19, 2021 @ 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM