An Interprofessional Approach: The Patient After Stroke - OT680

An Interprofessional Approach: The Patient After Stroke

by Anna Ver Hage, MSN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, CNRN and Melissa Chung, PT, DPT, NCS and Amanda Morano-Villhauer, MA, CCC, SLP and Lynne Clarke
OT680
(4.3 / 250 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Occupational Therapy (0.10 AOTA CEU)

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Summary:

Coordination among nurses and rehabilitation professionals is imperative to improving the lives and outcomes of patients after a stroke. Each specialty has important, unique functions to perform, requiring careful management by a unified team. This module will focus on the role of nurses, speech-language pathologists, and physical and occupational therapists both as an individual healthcare discipline and as a team member in the care of patients following stroke.

Objectives:

The goal of this program is to provide healthcare professionals with information about an interprofessional approach to care of patients after stroke. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify the stroke nurse’s role from admission to discharge
  • Discuss the role of the speech-language pathologist in treatment of speech, cognition, communication, and swallowing disorders characteristic of patients poststroke
  • Describe the role of the physical and occupational therapist in improving the functional outcomes of patients poststroke
 
Content Level: Introductory
Instructional Method: Online Course — Clinical Vignette & Narrative
 
Content Focus
Domain of OT: Client Factors
Occupational Therapy Process: Evaluation
Occupational Therapy Process: Intervention
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and speech language pathologists.
 
Occupational therapists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
OnCourse Learning is an approved provider of continuing education for occupational therapists by the American Occupational Therapy Association. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
 
OnCourse Learning is also accredited by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy and Alabama State Board of Occupational Therapy (provider # 50-1489).
 

Course Originally Released on: 6/3/2013
Date of Most Recent Review: 12/14/2018
Course Termination/Update Date: 12/14/2021

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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Michelle V - Palm Harbor , FL  ·  Mar 19, 2019
the information on the test was not presented in the course
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Kimberly P - palm harbor, FL  ·  Mar 15, 2019
good course, I will use it
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Christopher G - Tampa, FL  ·  Mar 15, 2019
Great course applicable to this setting
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Stacy R - Saint Petersburg, FL  ·  Mar 14, 2019
thorough overview. Learned about other disciplines
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Juan B - Austin, TX  ·  Mar 12, 2019
This was an informative course regarding fellow therapy discipline approaches.
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