RCIS Invasive Registry Review

Invasive Cardiology
Start Date: 
Sat, 2017-01-21
End Date: 
Sun, 2017-01-22
New Orleans, LA
Ochsner Medical Center-3rd Floor Cardiology Conference Room
RCIS Invasive Registry Review
Saturday and Sunday January 21-22nd, 2017
Presented by Joe Glowacki, RN, MSN, APNP, RCIS
Susie Sommers, RN, RCIS
Program Overview
This is a 2-day course targeted and designed to prepare cath lab staff to sit for the RCIS exam.
The RCIS Review Course is offered for 15.0 contact hours for RN/LPN and 17.0 Category A credits for RTR’s, CVT’s and those with the RCIS credential. No partial credits will be given.
Saturday, January 21st    Registration 7:00am-8:00am  Class 8:00am-4:00pm
   Hemodynamic Overview
   Pericardial Diseases
   Clotting Cascade
   Pharmacology review of the most common medications used in the cath lab
   Understanding shunts: VSD, ASD, PDA
   Oxygen saturations and their significance
   Swan-ganz catheter, transducers, cardiac output
• Normal and abnormal right heart pressures and waveforms, cardiovascular pathophysiology
Sunday, January 22nd 8:00am-4:00pm
   Blood Gas Interpretation
   Interventional techniques and equipment
   Radiographic equipment, X-ray safety
   Patient Care and Assessment
   Contrast types and differences, contrast reactions and complications
   Hemodynamic data and calculations: Fick CO, valve area, shunt calculations, SVR, PVR, regurgitant fraction, ejection fraction
   12 Lead EKG
WHERE: Ochsner Medical Center-3rd Floor Cardiology Conference Room
              1514 Jefferson Hwy
                New Orleans, LA 70121
Registration Fee: $275.00
Lunch on your own           
Questions: Contact Joe Glowacki at 414-305-1788 or josephglowacki@gmail.com


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