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SCRN® Exam Review
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eLearning | Self-Directed Course
Per Person | 1 Year Subscription |
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This course follows the current exam test plan.
This course is designed to prepare the nurse to successfully complete the Stroke Certified Registered Nurse (SCRN) examination. It is designed as a review course for nurses already providing care to stroke patients. It includes management of strokes from prehospital through rehabilitation. The course is designed according to the test plan.
Program Learning Outcomes
This program prepares the learner to:
Discuss the prehospital management of stroke patients, including the EMS decision-making in regards to the transport of the stroke patient.
Discuss the acute-care management of ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes in the Emergency Department.
Identify goals and management issues of ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes in the ICU, progressive care and floor prior to discharge.
Describe common areas of concern for the rehabilitation of stroke patients and discuss different techniques used in rehabilitation to improve the patient's quality of life.
Differentiate between the different stroke center certifications and discuss the core measures used to determine quality of care.
Identify common neurological medications used in managing stroke patients and be able to discuss indications, contraindications and adverse effects of each.
Kendra Menzies Kent, MS, RN-BC, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, TCRN
Kendra has an extensive and comprehensive knowledge base and is known for her ability to simplify complex material while maintaining audience attention. She received her BSN from the University of Texas
Arlington in 1985 and her MSN as a clinical nurse specialist from The Woman’s Hospital of Texas in 1993. Her work includes critical care education for surgical/trauma, neurosurgical and thoracic surgery ICUs. She was the nurse educator for the cardiovascular-thoracic ICU at Parkland Memorial Hospital, in Dallas, TX, where she taught intra-aortic balloon pump certification classes. While there, she held positions in management and was a clinical nurse specialist in the SICU.
Kendra also worked in the neurosurgical ICU at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital, in Ft. Worth, TX. She currently lives in Florida, where she was a staff nurse in the ICU at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, a position which included caring for post-op CABG patients. Currently, she is the neuroscience clinical nurse specialist for Marcus Neuroscience Institute in Boca Raton, FL. Kendra has presented seminars throughout the country for over 20 years. In addition to her numerous certifications, she is a Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) instructor for the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
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12.75 Contact Hours
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PDF Study Guide
132 Practice Questions
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