AHA Enduring Webinar: Non-ST Elevation-Acute Coronary Syndromes Insights from the 2014 ACC/AHA Guidelines: Part III: Late Hospital Care and Discharge, Secondary Prevention, Special Patient Populations
This distinctive educational activity consists of a case and didactic presentation and interactive discussion over the Non-ST-Elevation-Acute Coronary Syndromes Guidelines. This program will provide healthcare professionals with additional resources to address recognition/risk factors, prevention/treatment, practice and guidelines for patients with NSTE-ACS. This activity is a part of three webinar series that will comprehensively cover the topics outlined in “2014 ACC/AHA Non-ST-Elevation-Acute Coronary Syndromes Guidelines."
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Non-ST Elevation-Acute Coronary Syndromes Insights from the 2014 ACC/AHA Guidelines: Part III: Late Hospital Care and Discharge, Secondary Prevention, Special Patient Populations

 

Participation and Successful Completion

The following elements must be completed to claim credit:

  1. View the content in its entirety.
  2. Complete a post-test with a minimum score of 80%.
  3. Complete a survey of your learning experience.

 


Hardware/Software Requirements

Internet Explorer 7 or greater

Firefox (Latest Version)

Google Chrome

Windows 7 or above

Safari (Latest Version)

Adobe Acrobat Reader

Internet Explorer is not supported on the Macintosh.

Mac OS 10.4

 

Cost to Attend

There is no fee for CME/CE credits for this activity.

 

Target Audience

Physicians
Cardiology and Emergency Medicine                             

Nurses
Cardiology and Emergency Medicine

Pharmacists
Cardiology and Emergency Medicine

 

Description

This distinctive educational activity consists of a case and didactic presentation and interactive discussion over the Non-ST-Elevation-Acute Coronary Syndromes Guidelines. This program will provide healthcare professionals with additional resources to address recognition/risk factors, prevention/treatment, practice and guidelines for patients with NSTE-ACS. This activity is a part of three webinar series that will comprehensively cover the topics outlined in “2014 ACC/AHA Non-ST-Elevation-Acute Coronary Syndromes Guidelines."

 

Learning Objectives 

At the completion of this course, the learner will be better able to:

  1. Discuss late hospital care and effective hospital discharge after NSTE-ACS.

  2. Define secondary prevention strategies for patients with NSTE-ACS.

  3. Identify issues pertinent to special patient populations with NSTE-ACS.

 

Course Agenda

Title

Faculty

Objective

Time

Non ST-Elevation-Acute Coronary Syndromes Insights from the 2014 ACC/AHA Guideline:

 

Part III Late Hospital Care and Discharge, Secondary Prevention, Special  Patient Populations

Dr. Hani Jneid

 

5 min

Medical Regimen and Use of Medications at Discharge

Dr. Hani Jneid

1

15 min

Risk Reduction Strategies for Secondary Prevention

Dr. Ezra Amsterdam

2

20 min

Special Patient Groups

Dr. Sarah Spinler

3

10 min

Special Patient Groups

Dr. Michele Pelter

3

10 min

Closing Remarks/Q&A

Dr Hani Jneid

Dr. Ezra Amsterdam

Dr. Sarah Spinler

Dr. Michelle Pelter

 

15 min







































Estimated Time to Complete the Educational Activity

60 minutes

 

Faculty

Dr. Ezra Amsterdam, MD

Distinguished Professor, Internal Medicine

Master Clinician Educator

Associate Chief (academic affairs)

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

University of California School of Medicine Davis Sacramento, CA

 

Michele Pelter, RN

Assistant Professor

Director, ECG Monitoring Research Lab

Department of Physiological Nursing

University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)

 

Dr Sarah Spinler, Phar.D., FCCP, FCPP, FAHA, FASHP, AACC, BCPS-AQ

Cardiology

Director, Residency and Fellowship Programs

Professor of Clinical Pharmacy

Residency Programs Coordinator

Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

 

Dr. Hani Jneid, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Director of Interventional Cardiology

The Michael DeBakey VAMC

Director of Interventional Cardiology Research

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

 

 

Accreditation Statements:

ORIGINAL RELEASE DATE:  04/12/2016

TERMINATION DATE:  04/11/2019

LAST REVIEW DATE: April 2016

JOINT ACCREDITATION TERM: 04/12/2016 – 04/11/2019


The American Heart Association is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

AMA Credit Designation Statement - Physicians

The American Heart Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

AAPA Credit Acceptance Statement – Physician Assistants

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.00 hour of Category I credit for completing this program.

 

AANP Credit Acceptance Statement – Nurse Practitioners

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

 

**AMA Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim for this activity after six months of attending.

 

ANCC Credit Designation Statement - Nurses

The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 1.00 contact hour.

 

**ANCC Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim for this activity after six months of attending.

ACPE Credit Designation Statement - Pharmacists

ACPE Credit: 1.00 Contact Hour  |  Universal Program Number: 0256-0000-16-838-H01-P

 

**ACPE Credit must be claimed within 30 days of attendance. ACPE credit will no longer be available to claim after one month of attending.


Disclosures

All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME/CE activities provided by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME/CE-certified content of this activity. In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations. Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.

Faculty Member

Employment

Research Grant

Consultant/
Advisory Board

Stock Shareholder (directly purchased)

Honoraria

Other

Speaker’s Bureau

Ezra Amsterdam

University of California School of Medicine

None

Astra Zeneca

None

None

None

Michele Pelter

University of California

NIH Research Grant

None

None

None

None

Sarah Spinler

Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences

None

None

None

Astra

Zeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Daiichi Sankyo

None

Hani Jneid

The Michael DeBakey VAMC,  Baylor College of Medicine

None

None

None

None

None

 

 

This table represents the relationships of this educational activity’s faculty members that may be perceived as actual or reasonable perceived conflicts of interest as reported on the Disclosure Questionnaire which all AHA volunteers are required to complete and submit. The focus is on relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in the 12-month period preceding the time that the individual is being asked to assume a role controlling content.

 

Medium

This activity is a live or a virtual link activity depending on the location.

 

Contact Information

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Copyright Information

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Commerical Support

This program is part of the American Heart Association’s Guideline Transformation & Optimization (GTO) program and is supported by an education grant from AstraZeneca. The AHA’s GTO program is a comprehensive, coordinated approach to accelerate guidelines into clinical practice. For more information visit heart.org/GTO.
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Activity Price
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Credits
1 Credits> Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education> AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

1 Contact Hours> Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education> ACPE

0 Credits> American Heart Association> AHA

1 Contact Hours> American Nurses Credentialing Center> ANCC

1 Credits> Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education> Attendance Credit