Case Studies in Neurocritical Care


April 6, 2015 | 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Souther Auditorium

This course is designed for Critical Care RNs wishing to advance their knowledge base regarding care of the neurocritical patient. This event is open to both Providence- and non-Providence employed nurses - specifically those who work in an ICU.

Registration is now Closed

Have Questions?

Please contact Diane Clark for questions regarding course content or lodging information; or Christine Olsen for questions about registration.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe management and complications of subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Describe care of a patient with intracerebral hemorrhage
  • Discuss complications of seizures and status epilepticus
  • Review brain death and organ donation
  • Describe signs of CNS infections and management
  • Understand the patient and family perspective of life after hospital discharge



Register online using the link above. Confirmations will be emailed; registration is first-come, first-served. Debit/Credit Cards accepted on-line; payment by check is optional (follow the instructions when you register). Continental breakfast will be provided.

Registration Fee

$25 for Providence-employed caregivers; $35 for all others. Deadline to register is March 20.

7.2 Contact Hours

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Department of Nursing, 9205 SW Barnes Road, Portland, Oregon is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider CEP8693.



7:30 a.m. Sign In & Breakfast

8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Conference

Case Study Presentations:

  • Intracranial and vascular procedures
  • Brain death and organ donation
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage
  • Status epilepticus and seizures
  • CNS infections
  • Meet a survivor