Excellence in Cardiovascular Nursing Conference
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Excellence in Cardiovascular Nursing Conference

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Sep
17
Tue
Sep 17, 2019
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Western Michigan University Fetzer Center
Kalamazoo, MI

Join us for the Annual Cardiovascular Nursing Conference. This conference will lead to increased knowledge of new and current therapies and their clinical application in the care of cardiovascular patients.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Fees & Payment

Licensed professional: $75

Nursing student: $40 (first degree only)

Lunch and refreshments are included. 

Description

Are you a nurse looking to expand your expertise in cardiovascular nursing care? Join us for the Annual Cardiovascular Nursing Conference. 

Learner Outcome

Attendees will gain new knowledge in care and treatment of patients with cardiovascular health problems to use in clinical practice.

Objectives

  • Describe interventional cardiac devices used for patients with atrial fibrillation or patent foramen ovale
  • Explain the role of sleep and exercise in cardiac disease
  • Discuss pain management including use of marijuana
  • Apply hospice and advanced illness management concepts to the care of the patient with chronic cardiac disease
  • Appraise new medications on the market for treatment of cardiac disease
  • Utilize mindfulness techniques and strategies to reduce effects of stress at work and home

Contact Hours

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine and Bronson Healthcare Group. Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Nurses

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine designates this activity for 6.0 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Contact

Carmela Pulling, MA, BSN, Cardiovascular Program Coordinator at (269) 341-8630 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Tue, September 17 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM Western Michigan University Fetzer Center

Location Details

  • Western Michigan University Fetzer Center
    2350 Business Court
    Kalamazoo, MI 49008
    Main: (269) 387-3232
    Fax: (269) 555-5555

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