RSS Coordinator(s):
  • JENNIFER HENDRICKSON
  • Rochelle Goedken
Series date: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 12:00am to Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 11:59am

Series Overview

The VA Madison Cardiology Conference addresses common and unique cardiovascular conditions and treatments in order to improve competency and team-based practice in the treatment of disease processes and conditions common in the VA patient population. Staff and fellows deliver content via case studies, morbidity and mortality discussions, research reviews and other interactive teaching modalities that engage all members of the healthcare team.

Target Audience

MD, DO, RN, APRN, PA, Students, Nuclear Medicine Technologists, Cardiac Sonographers 

Planning Committee

Mohun Ramratnam MD, ChairCourtney Loritz, PA, MSJen Hendrickson, BSN, RN
Bree Terrill, BS, RDCSCarla Happel, CNMT, RTRochelle Goedken, BSN, RN, Coordinator

 

Accreditation

 

Accreditation Statement

Jointly Accredited Provider LogoIn support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 ANCC contact hour. The University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350. 

AAPA Credit Designation Statement

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid until 6/30/2022. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation

 

Continuing Education Units

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1 hour.

 

POLICY ON FACULTY AND SPONSOR DISCLOSURE

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CE activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CE staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest.  Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s).  

Detailed disclosures will be available prior to the start of the activity.

Disclosures for Planning Committee

Series location: 
VA Main Hospital Building
2500 Overlook Terrace
Room B2055
Madison, WI 53705
United States
RSS Format: 
Case Conference
Live Stream Available: 
No
Global Objectives: 

As a result of participation in this educational series, participants will:

  • Be better prepared to use new technologies and new medical knowledge in the Cardiology field.
  • Improve interprofessional communication among healthcare team members across different sections of the VA Cardiology Service. 
  • Contribute to patient-focused discussions within their scope of practice. 

 

Interprofessional RSS: 
Yes
Target Audience: 
Nurse
Nurse Practitioner
Physician
Physician Assistant
Student
Other Health Professional
Other not specified
Specialty: 
Cardiovascular Medicine
Credits Available: 
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
ANCC Contact Hours
University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
AAPA Category 1 CME