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3801 S. National Avenue

Cox Medical Center South

Meeting Rooms 2 and 3

Springfield, MO 65807

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This is a two-day course targeted and designed to prepare cath lab staff to sit for the RCIS exam. The RCIS Review cours awards 15.0 contact hours for RNs/LPNs and 16.75 Category A credits for RTRs, CVTs, and care providers witht he RCIS credential. No partial credit will be awarded.

The course is presented by Joe Glowacki, RN, MSN, APNP-C, RCIS and Susie Sommers, RN, RCIS.


Agenda

Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Registration - 7:00 - 8:00 am. Breakfast provided on site. Lunch on your own.

Class - 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

  • Hemodynamic Overview
  • Pericardial Diseases
  • Clotting Cascade
  • Pharmacology review of the most common medications used in the cath lab
  • Understanding shunts: VSD, ASD, PDA
  • Oxygen saturations and their significance
  • Swan-Ganz catheter, tranducers, and cardiac output
  • Normal and abnormal right heart pressures and waveforms, cardiovascular pathophysiology


Sunday, April 8th, 2018

Registration - 7:00 - 8:00 am. Breakfast provided on site. Lunch on your own.

Class - 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

  • Blood gas interpretation
  • Interventional techniques and equipment
  • Radiographic equipment, x-ray safety
  • Patient care and assessment
  • Contrast types and differences, contrast reactions and complications
  • Hemodynamic data and calculations: Fick CO, valve area, shunt calculations, SVR, PVR, regurgitant fraction, ejection fraction
  • 12-Lead EKG

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3801 S. National Avenue

Cox Medical Center South

Meeting Rooms 2 and 3

Springfield, MO 65807

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

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