CME learning objectives
- Provide and plan patient care after a concussion, utilizing all components of the Concussion Toolkit.
- Describe the immediate and delayed potential consequences of concussion and the dangers of multiple concussions.
- Explain when to advance care to include Emergency Department assessment and/or CT testing.
- Discuss with patients and parents the importance of gradual return to activities, cognitive rest and follow-up care.
Speakers and planners
The following video speakers, planners and controllers of content have declared they have no financial relationships that would create a conflict of interest with these videos.
- Thomas Burns, Psy.D., A.B.P.P., Director, Neuropsychology
- Abby Freeman, Senior Program Coordinator
- Michael Greenwald, M.D., Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician
- Larry Hall, Manager, Orthopaedics
- Shabnam Jain, M.D., Medical Director, Clinical Effectiveness
- David Marshall, M.D., Medical Director, Sports Medicine
- Bryan Philbrook, M.D., Pediatric Neurologist
- Andrew Reisner, M.D., Medical Director, Concussion Program
- Kim Speake, B.S.N., R.N., Concussion Nurse Coordinator
- Diane Waldner, Service Line Administrator, Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
- Brad Weselman, M.D., Chairman, Atlanta Area Advisory Council
- Tamara Zagustin, M.D., Pediatric Physiatrist
- Joshua Vova, M.D., Medical Director, Rehabilitation Services
- Steve Kroll, M.D., Sports Medicine Primary Care Physician
- Sarah Crumley, Manager, Marketing
- Chrissy Jenkins, Marketing Coordinator
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta knows you have a busy schedule, so we have made it easier for you to earn continuing education credit by providing this learning opportunity online. You may earn CME credit by taking the post-test after watching the videos that are in the tabs on the concussion tools web page. If you complete 80 percent correctly, you will be able to print your CME certificate. In addition to the post-test, we are asking some brief questions before the webcast. We thank you in advance for completing them.
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Children's designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
In order for Children’s to meet Stark law regulatory requirements that allow Children’s to provide a limited amount of nonmonetary compensation to physicians, we must note your participation in this CME activity at a value of $29 per hour. This amount will be applied to your nonmonetary compensation allowance. No action is required on your part.
Approval: July 15, 2017
Expire: July 15, 2020