Coverdell Acute Stroke ECHO

Georgia Coverdell Acute Stroke ECHO provides a virtual community learning platform for providers and first responders to access stroke specialist(s), discuss challenging cases, barriers and solutions to improve the stroke system of care in Georgia.

Curriculum

ECHO sessions are bi-monthly, and typically on the second Monday, from 12 pm-1 pm (EST). 

If you are interested in joining this or any other DPH ECHO, please visit https://forms.gle/RRGh6AF1zj9D9TMN7.

Georgia Coverdell Acute Stroke Registry ECHO Team:

  • Rana Bayakly, MPH, Georgia Coverdell Acute Stroke Registry, Principal Investigator, Georgia DPH
  • Denys Fluitt, MPA, GCASR Program Coordinator, Georgia DPH
  • Teri Newsome, RN, BBLSS, GCASR, In-hospital Stroke Coordinator, Georgia DPH

DPH Hub ECHO Team

  • Suleima Salgado, MBA - Director of Telemedicine & State ECHO Program Manager
  • Jackie Woodard - Project ECHO Coordinator and Telemedicine Special Projects Coordinator

Contact Information:

To ECHO is to expand your understanding, so if you need more information, please email us at [email protected].  

If you would like to present a case in an upcoming session, please complete a case presentation form: 

HIPAA Compliance: All patient information will be de-identified for presentation during sessions. To ensure HIPAA compliance during patient presentations, please identify your patient(s) only by their assigned ECHO ID.

2022 ECHO Session Recordings: 

01-10-2022 COVID & Stroke: https://vimeo.com/669488720/598b4a8981

01-24-2022 Stroke and Depression / Suicide https://vimeo.com/669596736/7575cfa9ea

02-14-2022 Performance Measures for EMS and Hospitals: https://vimeo.com/678302906/29a2af0108 

02-28-2022 Stroke Quality Improvement Impact on Hospital Payments: https://vimeo.com/683063730/582aba8f7e

03-14-2022 Stroke and Health Disparities-Health Equity in Georgia https://vimeo.com/691165764/b6145c4654

03-28-2022 Telehealth in Rural Settings A Year in Review https://vimeo.com/701660690/0c26327bb0

04-25-2022 Special Session with Chronic Diseases - Diabetes and Stroke Efforts in Georgia https://vimeo.com/710307302/430f04fae5

05-09-2022 NeuroVascular Learning Cases for Coverdell Leadership https://vimeo.com/710401043/4518fc38ce