h_phc_2017a_2017-04-18t13:35:22z1 Hearing Summary
Location: HCR 0112
BILL SUMMARY for Society of Neurointerventional Surgery Presentation
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH CARE & HUMAN SERVICES
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02:27 PM -- Society of Neurointerventional Surgery Presentation
Dr. Donald Frei presented on behalf of the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery. He discussed various cutting edge stroke treatments to the committee and showed two videos that demonstrated removal of blood clots. He explained Senate Joint Resolution 17-027 on expanding access to stroke treatments, and noted that the Resolution will be introduced in the Senate the following day.
Dr. Frei responded to questions from the committee regarding timing of stroke treatment, types of aspiration catheters, telemedicine, and stroke prevention.
Beth Ahl and Kevin Dahm, from AirLife Denver, came to the table to discuss their experiences and respond to questions from the committee.
Dr. Frei concluded his presentation to the committee.