Spasticity Management in Rehabilitation: Evidence-Based Interdisciplinary Strategies
Spasticity can be a challenge in the rehab setting and can negatively impact outcomes and function. This free interactive event, including a formal presentation and time for open discussion, will provide an overview of spasticity in rehabilitation including patient implications and different treatment options to improve quality of life. Engage with members from an interdisciplinary team including a physician, rehabilitation nurse, occupational therapist and physical therapist. Bring your questions to the expert panel for a live discussion and sharing session.
After participating in this activity, attendees will be able to:
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Meg Canale, PT DPT NCS
Kathryn Farris, OTR/L
Christina Marciniak MD
Beverly Tann, BSN RN CRRN
1.5 Contact Hours
The Association of Rehabilitation Nurses is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Nurses, nurse managers, educators, case managers, nurse techs, PPS coordinators, speech language pathologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and any other team member in settings including Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs), Long-Term Care Hospitals (LTCHs), Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs), and Home Health Agencies (HHAs).
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals.
For questions regarding this event, call 800.229.7530.