The Great Heart Epidemic: Care of the Heart Failure Patient

"The Great Heart Epidemic:  Care of the Heart Failure Patient"

AGENDA

8:00-8:30
Registration & Introduction
 
8:30-10:15  Heart Failure/Basics/Overview- Jana Braklow, APRN-BC, Olathe Medical Center, Inc.

10:15 - 10:30
BREAK

10:30-11:30
Acute Decompensated Heart Failure/Guidelines for HF Management - Dusan S. Stanojevic, MD

, Olathe Medical Center, Inc.

11:30 - 12:00
Cognitive Assessment and Evaluation of HF Patients- Jill Egger, OT;  Gena Rossow, SLP, Olathe Medical Center

12:00- 12:30pm    Lunch

12:30pm-1:30pm - Pharmacologic Treatment of Heart Failure - Ali Ahmadian, PharmD;  Patricia Hoover, PharmD;  Olathe Medical Center, Inc.

1:30 - 2:30pm  Procedural Treatment of Heart Failure - Kalleen Cuba, RN,  Olathe Medical Center

2:30 - 2:45pm  BREAK

2:45 - 3:15pm Interventions for Successful Discharge - Annette Potter, RN;  Olathe Medical Center, Inc.

3:15 - 4:00pm  Aspects to Transitional Care - Helen Peterson, RN;  Shawna VanLeeuwen, APRN;  Cara Lanzrath, RN;  Olathe Medical Center, Inc.

4:00 - 4:45pm  Palliative Care and Hospice in HF - Jana Braklow, APRN-BC

4:45 - 5:00  Questions/Evaluations

Course Objectives:  Upon completion of this course, the active learner will:·

  • Discuss anatomy and physiology of a normal cardiovascular system..
  • Identify risk factors for the development of cardiovascular disease with consequent heart failure..
  • Define heart failure.
  • Describe key components of acute decompensated heart failure.
  • Describe Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy used in treatment of heart failure..
  • Discuss the use of palliative care in patients with heart failure.
  • Identify components of patient education required for successful discharge and prevention of readmissions.
  • Discuss important aspects of successful transitional care.

Olathe Medical Center Education Department is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 9 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN or LPN relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Approved Provider Number LT0048-0749.

Date: February 16, 2017

Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Cost: $10.00

1 session
Thursday, Feb 16


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Location:

Olathe Health Education Center, Johnson County Community College (On the campus of Olathe Medical Center), 21201 W. 152nd Street, Olathe, KS  66061

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