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Oct, 2020

Lunch & Learn: Alteplase: To Treat or Not to Treat – Oct. 13, 2020

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Alteplase: To Treat or Not to Treat In this educational webinar, TeleSpecialists’ Regional Medical Director, Dr. Theresa Sevilis, provides an in-depth stroke-neurologist discussion on IV alteplase, including real-life cases of “Would you treat with alteplase?” and the results. Variation…

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29

Sep, 2020

TeleStroke TeleSpecialists Case Study: AdventHealth Gordon

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[vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][mvc_ihe border_width="2" hover_effect="square effect9 top_to_bottom" image_id="4334" caption_bg="#3690c1" border_color="#6d6d6d"] Rural hospital in GA experiencing inconsistent DTN times. [/mvc_ihe][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][mvc_ihe border_width="2" hover_effect="square effect9 top_to_bottom" image_id="4345" caption_bg="#3690c1" border_color="#6d6d6d"] After review, two major areas of improvement were identified. [/mvc_ihe][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][mvc_ihe border_width="2" hover_effect="square effect9 top_to_bottom" image_id="4346" caption_bg="#3690c1" border_color="#6d6d6d"] After implementation of process improvements, average DTN dropped by 21.5%. [/mvc_ihe][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] ABOUT AdventHealth Gordon in a 69 bed hospital located in Calhoun, Georgia. Calhoun is a…

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24

Sep, 2020

Atypical Causes of Stroke: Mimics & Chameleons

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[vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][vc_single_image image="5938" img_size="full" alignment="center"][/vc_column][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text] Dr. Saha is a Board-certified TeleNeurologist with TeleSpecialists and has expertise in the fields of stroke neurology, general neurology and acute care telemedicine.  He earned his medical degree at Albany Medical College…

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13

Jul, 2020

TeleStroke TeleSpecialists Case Study: Primary Stroke Center in Texas

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[vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][mvc_ihe border_width="2" hover_effect="square effect9 top_to_bottom" image_id="4334" caption_bg="#3690c1" border_color="#6d6d6d"] Large Level II Trauma Center con-cerned with DTN times averaging 60 minutes. [/mvc_ihe][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][mvc_ihe border_width="2" hover_effect="square effect9 top_to_bottom" image_id="4345" caption_bg="#3690c1" border_color="#6d6d6d"] Partnership was formed to address gaps and workflow issues. [/mvc_ihe][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][mvc_ihe border_width="2" hover_effect="square effect9 top_to_bottom" image_id="4346" caption_bg="#3690c1" border_color="#6d6d6d"] Implementing best practices dropped DTN times by 35.8%. [/mvc_ihe][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] ABOUT The facility is a 484-bed Primary Stroke Center, the largest and foremost…

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13

Jul, 2020

TeleStroke TeleSpecialists Case Study: Rural Indiana Primary Stroke Center

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[vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][mvc_ihe border_width="2" hover_effect="square effect9 top_to_bottom" image_id="4334" caption_bg="#3690c1" border_color="#6d6d6d"] Primary Stroke Center was concerned with bottlenecks in the stroke process. [/mvc_ihe][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][mvc_ihe border_width="2" hover_effect="square effect9 top_to_bottom" image_id="4345" caption_bg="#3690c1" border_color="#6d6d6d"] A committee was formed and AHA/ASA Phase III best practices…

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