Program Description: 

Cardiac catheterization conference is designed to provide the participants with a review of invasive and interventional cardiovascular skills and disease states as well as providing up to date knowledge in the current practice of interventional cardiology.

Topics are identified through:

  1. Departmental meetings and quality review
  2. Morbidity and mortality conferences
  3. Cardiac Catheterization monthly Quality meeting
  4. Institutional review and comparison with benchmark data the NCDR.The National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR) is the ACC’s suite of cardiovascular data registries helping hospitals and private practices measure and improve the quality of care they provide.
Accreditation Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians
 
Designation of Credit Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
 
Hours of  Participation for Allied Health Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Target audience: 
  • Faculty Cardiologists
  • Cardiology Fellows
  • Ancillary Staff (PA’s, NP’s)
Learning objectives: 
  • To understand the applicable anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the invasive/interventional practice of cardiovascular medicine.
  • To identify the application of established guidelines and appropriate use criteria pertaining to invasive and interventional cardiology.
  • To learn cost effective and system based improvement care in invasive and interventional cardiology.
  • To fully understand and execute safe operations within an environment of radiation and infectious risk.
Faculty & credentials: 
Planning Committee:
 
Panayotis Fasseas, MD
Manu Kaushik, MD
Peter Mason, MD
 
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationshps to disclose.

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Erika Gazinski
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-6737
Series date: 
Monday, January 1, 2018 - 12:00am to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 12:00am
Series location: 
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Specialty Clinics Bldg, Froedtert Board Room
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States