Neurosurgical Outreach

Neurosurgical Education Outreach Network- NEON

NEON is comprised of educators, outreach nurses, and hospital administrators from Neurosurgical Centres across Ontario. Together, this group is responsible to increase knowledge and expertise, to support equitable and timely access to neurosurgical care, and help to maintain the provinces neurosurgical capacity. (NEON Terms of Reference, 2015)

Neurosurgical Guidelines and Education

  1. Guidelines for Basic Adult Neurological Observation
  2. GCS video
  3. Acute Spine Guidelines
  4. Acute Neurosurgical Consultation Guidelines
  5. Guidelines for Basic Paediatric Neurological Observation
  6. Provincial Guidelines for Adult Spinal Cord Assessment
  7. Guidelines for Basic Adult Neurological Assessment E-Learning Module
  8. CCSO webinar series

  9. Epilepsy System Improvements

  10. ÖSSUR Miami J® collar information

Staff

Name Position
Kim Belluz Neurosurgical Outreach Nurse
Chad Johnson Neurosurgical Nurse Educator
Victoria LeMay-Stirrup Physician Assistant for Neurosurgery
Lisa Beck Director, Trauma Program, Critical Care & Emergency Services
Adam Vinet Director, Surgical and Ambulatory Services

Contact information

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre

Neurosurgical Outreach
Suite 3414 – 980 Oliver Road,
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7B 6V4
Phone: 807-684-6004, Main hospital line: (807) 684-6000
E-mail: belluzk@tbh.net