Traumatic brain injury (TBI) has a broad spectrum of severity, clinical presentations and sequelae. Early access to comprehensive rehabilitation services for patients with moderate to severe TBI can significantly improve a person’s functional recovery and enhance quality of life. This educational program will provide an overview of traumatic brain injury focusing on neuropathology, patterns of injury, common medical issues, rehabilitation and neuropharmacologic approach, and research potential.
Presented by Mithra Maneyapanda, MD, neurorehabilitation physician and Anne Maattala, OTR/L, MS, occupational therapist, Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital
Nurses: one contact hour. Education Services of Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital has sponsored this course. Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission and CARF and is licensed by the Pennsylvania State Department of Health. Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital is recognized as a pre-approved provider of CE by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing.
Case managers: one contact hour. This program has been pre-approved by The Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to CCM® board-certified case managers. The course is approved for one CE contact hour(s).