Stroke Care Network

The Norton Healthcare/UK HealthCare Stroke Care Network is pleased to offer accredited continuing medical education.
The Stroke Care Network’s mission is to operate for the purpose of improving the quality of care, preventive medicine, education and research into stroke and related diseases throughout our region.  Led by UK HealthCare and Norton Healthcare, the Stroke Care Network includes hospitals across Kentucky, Indiana and West Virginia that are teaming up to improve stroke prevention and patient outcomes.

Comprehensive Approach to Stroke (CATS) Lecture Series

The Comprehensive Approach to Stroke Lectures (CATS) are designed for healthcare professionals (including EMS personnel, doctors, nurses, therapists, pharmacist & students) who work with stroke patients or are interested in learning more about research, prevention and best practices in stroke care.  

Registration is not required for this free series.  Continuing education credits will be provided for the physicians, nurses and EMS personnel that submit attendance documentation.  Certificates of attendance are available upon request. 

Lecture sechedule

Topic

Speaker

2/20/18

Wake Up Strokes

Dr. Brian Eckerle 

3/20/18

Patient Selection for Endovascular Therapy

Dr. Justin Fraser 

4/17/18

Stroke Liability:  Common Themes and How to Mitigate Risk

Paula Holbrook 

5/15/18

EMS

Lacy Keith

6/19/18

Educating the Public

Savannah Coin

7/17/18

Case Examples for Stroke Data

Sasha-fae Maschenik & Kelley Elkins

8/21/18

Stroke Case Scenarios

Dr. Danny Rose

9/18/18

Supporting Self-management and Patient/Caregive Centered Education

Margie Campbell

10/16/18

Management of Acute Childhood Stroke

Drs. Donita Lightner & Sharoon Qaiser

11/20/18

Acute Stroke Ready Center:  Preparation

Rachel Jenkins

12/11/18

Saving Brain Cells

Amy Graham

Presentations take place on the third Tuesday of each month
Presentations are scheduled from 12:00 p.m. EST – 1:00 p.m. EST (11 a.m. - 12 p.m. CST)
Lectures are subject to change without notice.

Join us online via Zoom with your smartphone, tablet or computer:  https://uky.zoom.us/j/5355100884

Or Telephone:
    Dial: +1 408 638 0968 (US Toll) or +1 646 558 8656 (US Toll)
    Meeting ID: 535 510 0884
    International numbers available


Leadership

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Michael R. Dobbs, MD, MHCM

Director

Lisa Bellamy, RN, BHS, CPHQ

Managing Director

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Kelley Elkins, RN, BSN

Quality & Education Coordinator

Lauren Marion, RN, MSN

Nurse Educator - East

Savannah Coin, RN, BSN

Nurse Educator - West

Britan Schenk, BHS

Administrative Associate

859-323-3092

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