The purpose of APP Grand Rounds is to enhance the ability of PAs and APNs to recognize, diagnose and manage common medical conditions across the continuum of presentation in the office/outpatient setting to exacerbation of these conditions requiring management in an acute care setting.

The learning objectives for this presentation are:

  • Understand the pathophysiology of pulmonary hypertension
  • Understand common causes for PHTN
  • Understand medical interventions to prevent and treat PHTN
  • Discuss F&MCW resources for managing patients with PHTN

Speakers: Amy Kimber, RN, APNP

Title: "Pulmonary Hypertension (PH): Caring for Patients in Ambulatory and Inpatient Settings, and When to Refer to a PH Specialist "

 
Session date: 
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
Helfaer Auditorium
9200 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
  • 1.00 NP Contact Hours
  • 1.00 NP Pharmacology
    NP Pharmacology credit.
  • 1.00 PA
    PA credit.

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Program Description: 

The purpose of APP Grand Rounds is to enhance the ability of PAs and APNs to recognize, diagnose and manage common medical conditions across the continuum of presentation in the office/outpatient setting to exacerbation of these conditions requiring management in an acute care setting.

Target audience: 

Advanced Practice Providers

Learning objectives: 
  • Understand the pathophysiology of pulmonary hypertension
  • Understand common causes for PHTN
  • Understand medical interventions to prevent and treat PHTN
  • Discuss F&MCW resources for managing patients with PHTN
Faculty & credentials: 

Speakers: Amy Kimber, RN, APNP

Title: "Pulmonary Hypertension (PH): Caring for Patients in Ambulatory and Inpatient Settings, and When to Refer to a PH Specialist"

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following persons:

NameCompanyRole
Karla Zilinski, APNPHerzing UniversityPlanning Committee
Julie Raaum , DNPGilead SciencesPlanning Committee

 

Faculty & Credentials: Planning Committee: 

Amber Essenmacher, PA-C, Education Director, Ann Carlin, APNP, Lindsey Cushman, PA-C, Angelia Espinal, APNP, Emily Klar, PA-C, Emily Lemke, APNP, Adrienne Markiewicz, APNP,  Jennifer McMahon, APNP, MaryAnn Moon, APNP, Julie Raaum, DNP,  Molly Robischon, PA-C, Pam Souders, APNP, Stephanie Stroud, APNP,  Mary Jo Wiemiller, MS PA-C, Katie Wollak, PA-C,  Lana Zaharova, DNP, Ann Zechlinski, Pharmacy manager FH Inpatient,  Karla Zilinski, APNP and content experts Amy Kimber, RN, APNP

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Amanda Gross
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0280