Nurse/Technologist Symposium

Cardiac Interventional Throughput

How to Bring Your Patient from The Bedside to The Cath Lab and Back

Friday, March 29, 2019

Program Chair

Joanne Saczynski, RN, MSN, CCRC
Cardiovascular Research Manager
HonorHealth Research Institute
Scottsdale, AZ

Planning Committee

Michele Fiore, MSN, BSN, RN
Senior Clinical Director, Clinical Care
HonorHealth
Scottsdale, AZ

Shelley Glynn, MSN, BSN, ACNP
Nurse Practitioner
HonorHealth Heart Group
Scottsdale, AZ

Stephanie K. Ressler, ACNP
Nurse Practitioner
HonorHealth Heart Group
Scottsdale, AZ

 

   
12:50 pm WELCOME & INTRODUCTION

Joanne Saczynski, RN, MSN, CCRC

1:00 pm KEYNOTE

Managing Complex Procedures and Devices: The Known and Unknowns

Morton J. Kern, MD

DEBATE
1:30 pm What is the Optimal Choice for Post PCI Patients Requiring Chronic Anticoagulation:

Triple Therapy
Michael A. Kutcher, MD

Dual Therapy
Douglas E. Drachman, MD 

1:50 pm Achieving Optimal PCI Outcomes: Which is Best?

OCT (Optimal Coherency Tomography)
Bimal Padaliya, MD

IVUS (Intravascular Ultrasound)
Alok Sharma, MD    

 

2:10 pm

 TREATMENT FROM THE FIELD

A Military Approach to Cardiovascular Triage in the Field

Maj. Dawn M. Higgins, BSN, RN, CEN

2:30 pm WHEN SOMETHING GOES WRONG

Subtle Warning Signs of Complications After TAVR and TMVR

Shelley Glynn, RN

2:50 pm MitraClip from a Patient / Family Perspective

Rachel Weise, BSRS, RT(R) 

3:10 pm What Does a Negative Research Trial Really Mean?

Joanne Saczynski, RN, MSN, CCRC 

3:30 pm BREAK / VISIT EXHIBITS
3:45 pm Update on Women and Heart Disease

Speaker TBD

4:05 pm Future of Transcatheter Technologies

David G. Rizik, MD

4:25 pm  The Importance of Preparing Your Patient for an Interventional Procedure Megan Buttermore, RN
4:45 pm

 

Recognition and Treatment of Right-Sided vs Left-Sided Heart Failure

Stephanie Ressler, RN

5:05 pm

 

The Mystical ECG: Diagnosis of a Myocardial Infarction

Ramy Doss, MD 

5:35 pm COURSE CONCLUSION / CLOSING REMARKS

JoAnne Saczynski, MSN, RN, CCRC