Thursday, February 16, 2023
8:30 AM to 3:15 PM
Please note: This event will be recorded for online use.
We welcome all nurses, physicians, respiratory therapists, and other healthcare professionals interested in cardiovascular care.
This symposium will explore current evidence-based practices in cardiovascular care. Topics will include vascular procedures, updates in interventional cardiology, new medications used in cardiovascular care, thoracic updates, and much more!
In order to receive continuing education hours for this event, you must meet the following completion requirements:
|8:40am||Welcome and Announcements|
|8:45-9:45am||Vascular Updates: Dr. Gao (1.0 CH)|
|9:45am-10:15am||Interventional Cardiology: Same Day Discharge, New Novel Coronary Technologies, etc.: Dr. Nester (0.5 CH)|
|10:15-10:45||Break & Time for Vendors|
|10:45-11:45am||Guideline Updates and New Medications: Meg Kinney (1.0 CH)|
|11:45-12:15pm||Thoracic Updates: Dr. Trujillo (0.5 CH)|
|12:15-1:00pm||Lunch (provided) & Time for Vendors|
|1:00-1:45pm||Surgical Updates: Dr. Merritt (0.75 CH)|
|1:45-3:15pm||Structural Updates: Dr. Latacha & Dr. Madan (1.5 CH)|
|3:15pm||Conference Wrap Up|
All content provided here is for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for individualized professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Nothing contained herein establishes or shall be used to establish a standard of care.
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development awards educational contact hours to the disciplines listed below. Each professional is accountable to understand their accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.
Nurses: 5.25 contact hours awarded. Midwest Multistate Division Provider Approval #NE1025-1
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Physicians (Surgical Technologists can use CME credit. Choose that when registering.)
The Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is accredited by the Nebraska Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ASRT: American Society of Radiologic Technologists Department of Education reference #NED00230002 has approved this program for 6.25 Category A credits.
This program meets the continuing education criteria for 5.25 clock hours for Nebraska Respiratory Care Practitioners.
Education Credit: 5.25 Education hours. Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.
Relevant Financial Relationships with an Ineligible Company:
Name: Dr. HelenMari Merritt, MD
Relevant Relationship: AtriCure
Nature of Relationship: Dr. Merritt is a proctor for AtriCure
All of the relevant financial relationships listed have been mitigated. There are no other financial relationships to disclose.
St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church
15050 West Maple Road, Family Life Center
Omaha, NE 68116
Ryan Gao, MD, Vascular Surgeon, Nebraska Methodist Health System
Meg Kinney, DNP, APRN, ANP-C, Nurse Practitioner, Methodist Physicians Clinic
Matthew Latacha, MD, FHRS, Cardiologist, Methodist Physician's Clinic
HelenMari Merritt-Genore, DO, CT Surgeon, Methodist Physicians Clinic
Nidhi Madan, MD, MPD, FACC, Interventional Cardiologist, Methodist Physicians Clinic
William Nester, MD, Interventional Cardiologist, Methodist Physicians Clinic
Karin Trujillo, MD, Thoracic Surgeon, Methodist Physicians Clinic
Handouts will be here once received from the presenter. We highly recommend you save &/or print the handouts for your use at the program.
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development
720 N. 87th Street
Omaha, NE 68114
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