If you’ve seen one concussion, you’ve seen one concussion- Recognition and Initial Management of Concussion in Adults and Children-Webinar 2023-WBT
This class will introduce the student to the recognition and management of the concussed patient.
Upon completion the student will be able to:
- Identify current definitions and etiology of concussion
- Recognize clinical presentations and causes
- Describe helpful history and examination issues
- Explain treatment plans and safe recovery
Nicci Westensee, RN, MSN, ATC, SCRN
Stroke Program Coordinator, Neurosciences
Centura Health Littleton Adventist Hospital
Nicci is a Masters prepared RN and maintains her SCRN nursing credential and ATC Athletic Trainer credential. Nicci has been in neuroscience for a total of 16 years, 10 of those in sports medicine and concussion management as a Certified Athletic Trainer and 6 years as a nurse, in both the Emergency Department and Stroke Program management. Nicci has worked for Centura Health for 4 years and is currently the lead stroke coordinator at a comprehensive stroke center in the Denver metro area. Nicci has extensive speaking experience at both the local and the regional levels and is a principal investigator in a prospective, international research trial. Nicci participates in the protocol and guideline development for the 19-hospital Centura Health system across Colorado and Kansas. Nicci is proud to have the privilege of authoring multiple projects presented at previous AANN conferences as well as the American Heart/American Stroke International Stroke Conference.
EMS Continuing Education approved by the State of Colorado through Centura Health Prehospital Services Training Center and Group # CO 039 (SAH), #CO 040 (PSF) and #CO 065 (SDG)
- 1.00 Nursing
- 1.00 Participation
- 1.00 Trauma
- 1.00 NCCP-Trauma: Central Nervous System