Advanced Practice Providers are an integral part of neuromodulation practices around the world, and it is important for their role to be supported through education in their field, training on the application of their skill sets, and gaining insight on how to provide well-rounded care. Specifically, this session will provide tools to improve their practice in a multidisciplinary field.
CME Credits: 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify alternatives to neuromodulation in chronic pain patients during the COVID pandemic.
- Describe how to reduce the incidence and manage retained tip fragments in PNS.
- Differentiate and identify battery options that result in long-term satisfaction with permanent placement.
- Discuss advancements in surgical techniques and technologies in the operating room from an RNFA perspective.
Teresita Devera, MSN, CRNP, ANP-BC
Jaclyn Pappas, MSN, APRN, FNP, CDE
Adding Value to Your Practice During COVID: Maximizing the Role of the APP
Helen M. Blake, MD
Management of Retained Lead Fragment in Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
Chelsey Hoffmann, R.D., PA-C
The Evolution of Neurostimulator Batteries: Considerations in Patient Selection
Carol Blyzniuk, RN
Deep Brain Stimulation: Advancements for APPs
Diane Hoffman, CRNP, RNFA
Faculty and Presentations subject to change.