Cardiac Symposium- (CE Seminar)
Friday, April 25, 2014 from 8:45 AM to 5:10 PM (CDT)
Oak Brook, IL
Laura Padron RN, CCRN, CSC, TNS, ECRN– National Speaker
Ms. Padron is a registered nurse and national speaker with advance training and certifications. Ms. Padron has over 30 years of clinical experience, and clinical knowledge as a clinician. She is an instructor and professional member of the American Heart Association. Ms. Padron is an active and professional member of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, and (NIACCN) Northern Illinois Association of Critical Care Nurses. She is actively involved at Healing Pathways, supportive treatments for cancer patients and their families. Ms. Padron’s publications on caring for the cardiac patient population have been viewed on the Nursing Spectrum, AACN Critical Care Journal, Professional DVD and CD on Code Blue Organization and CPR/ ACLS review.
This program is an advance level of the cardiovascular system for RNs and LPNs. Physiological components, regimens, and mechanisms effecting the cardiovascular patient population will be discussed.
Who should attend: RNs and LPNs caring for patients with cardiovascular disease.
1. Discuss the components of the cardiovascular system
2. Distinguish the management and differences of hypertension and heart rate in cardiovascular patients.
3. Discuss changes of the cardiovascular rhythm in the 12 lead electrocardiogram
4. Explain the diagnosis and the management of patients with (ACS) acute coronary syndromes.
5. Discuss factors and treatment of patients with (CHF) congestive heart failure
6. Discuss cardiovascular arrest leads to sudden interruptions of an effective cardiovascular pumping function.
EARN 6.83 CE Contact Hours
Registration/Announcements:8:30 a.m.- 9:00 a.m.
Pretest: 9:00 a - 9:10a (Program begins)
Seminar 9:10 a-10:10
Q&A 10:10 a-10:15 a
Break 10:15 a-10:25 a
Seminar 10:25 a-11:25 a
Seminar 11:25 a– 12:10 p
Q&A 12:10 p-12:20 p
Lunch 12:20 p-1:20 p
Seminar 1:20 p-2:50 p
Q&A 2:50 p-3:00 p
Seminar 3:00 p-3:30 p
Break 3:30 p-3:40 p
Seminar 3:40 p-4:40 p
Q&A 4:40 p-4:50 p
Post-test 4:50 p-5:00 p
Evaluation 5:00 p-5:10 p
This is NOT a pass or fail course.
Lunch on your own. Free parking.
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurse Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Approval valid through April 22, 2015. ONA# 16,150
The faculty and planning committee have declared no conflict of interest. Criteria for judging successful completion includes attending the entire session and turning in an evaluation form, pretest, and post-test. This is not a pass or fail course.
Contact: Diana Cafi 630-613-7454
When & Where
Nursing Excellence Continuing Education Services LLC
18w140 Butterfield Road,
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois 60181;