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ED Cardiovascular Care Committee Orientation Class

The ED Cardiovascular Care Committee Orientation Class discusses

initial care of patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome.

While is it designed primarily for in-hospital providers, much of the care is also

relevant or of interest to pre-hospital providers.


The class is 3.5 hours long, from 1530-1900, with sections on:


-Risk stratification

-Monitor/defibrillator usage

-General principles of care

-Simulation of initial care

-STEMI Showdown


Our 2018 classes are:

Tuesday, July 3

Wednesday, October 10

Registration through this form is for EMS providers only -- all participants from UVa's ED or Culpeper's ED are registered through those EDs.

VNA contact hours

3.00 VNA contact hours for each session

University of Virginia Health System, Nursing Professional Development Services, is an approved provider of continuing education by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses' Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  VNA # 16-03-02P