5th Annual AR SAVES Telestroke Conference – April 24-25, 2014

It was wonderful seeing everyone who joined us in Hot Springs for our Telestroke Conference this year at the historic Arlington Hotel.  We hope everyone took home some innovative plans to share with their facilities!













NIHSS Stroke Patient 2






NIHSS Stroke Patient






Nurse Facilitator








Site Award




Site Award 2











Stroke Champion











4th Annual AR SAVES Telestroke Conference – May 14-15, 2013

Thank you to everyone who attended this year’s conference!  We loved engaging with all of you and look forward to many great things in the upcoming year!




























Presentations from the Conference:

Promoting Team Work – Deborah Johnson, M.Ed., BSN, RNP, RN-BC, CMBTI

Aphasia Syndromes – Richard I Zraick, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Stroke Education in the Acute Care Setting – Dana M. Smith, MS, MCHES, CCE

Hyperacute Stroke Treatment: Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria – Margaret Tremwel, MD, PhD

Arkansas Stroke Registry (ASR) Program Update – Dave Vrudny, Arkansas Stroke Registry Program Manager

Know Stroke, Know the Signs, Act in Time – Mack Hutchison, BS, AS, NREMT-P



Tackle Stroke at the 2012 Salt Bowl








3rd Annual AR SAVES Telestroke Conference – May 15-16, 2012

Please view our presentations from the 3rd Annual AR SAVES Telestroke Conference!

Presentations from the Conference:
Door to Needle Times You Can Do it Faster
Stroke Prevention
Rehabilitation Best Practices
Can EMS Make a Difference
TIA: New Definition, Differential Diagnosis and Risk of Stroke
Community Outreach
Telemedicine and Stroke Treatment
It’s Not Working! Who Do I Call? Now What Do I Do?
AR SAVES Facilitator Open Forum
Arkansas Stroke Registry

2012 Strike Out Stroke

Strike Out Stroke Night a Home Run for AR SAVES

Northwest Arkansas Naturals to Host ‘Strike Out Stroke Night’