Where will the 2017 Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium Webcast take place?
The webcast will take place online, in real time. Travel is not required for participation.
When will the 2017 Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium Webcast take place?
Friday, April 7th through Sunday, April 9th, 2017, although you will be able to watch the recording of the webcast for three months afterwards.
What are the registration options?
PCNA members may register for $199 or non-member for $269. *Purchases must be made prior to April 9th to have access to the Webcast recording.
What types of sessions are included?
All general sessions will be available to virtual attendees. In addition, the following Skill Building and Break Out sessions will be available:
I only want to view one-day, is this an option with the live webcast?
- Skill Building Session: Effective Strategies for Engaging Patients in Health Behavior Change: Lola Coke, RN, PhD, ACNS-BC and Nancy Houston Miller, RN, BSN
- Break Out Session: Structural Heart Interventions: Valves, Clips and Plugs, Oh, My! Michael Kim, MD
No, because this is our first year with a live webcast, we have decided to offer it as the full meeting. If you would like to watch one day, you will have to purchase the entire webcast.
How can I check if the live webcast is viewable on my computer?
You can check by visiting this website>
How many credits can I earn for viewing the live webcast?
You can earn 17 hours of CE (including 2 hours of pharmacology)
What if I already signed up for the In-person event? Can I cancel my in-person registration, and purchase the live webcast?
Yes, there is a $50 cancellation fee up to two weeks prior to the Annual Symposium. If you cancel after March 24th you will forfeit all registration costs.
Can a few coworkers and I get together to watch the live webcast as a group?
You are welcome to gather a group to watch, but it is important to note that everyone who wishes to receive credit is required to purchase the webcast.
Are we able to ask questions during the webcast?
Yes, you will be able to ask questions on the interface. There will be a trained staff member onsite who will read questions submitted by webcast attendees.
What if I cannot attend the in-person meeting or the live webcast? Will I be able to view the session(s) at another time?
If you purchase the webcast, you will have exclusive access to a recording of the webcast for 90 days post the event.
When will the recording be available?
Up to a week after the live event.
How can I access the recording?
The recording will be in your CE Classroom under the same link as the webcast. The webcast recording is available until July 14th.
I have a family member who cannot attend the in-person Annual Symposium, but would like to view my award/poster presentation. Will they have access to the recording?
While the moderated poster sessions/general poster sessions will not be viewable through the webcast (ll poster abstracts will be available, in print, on the JCN website), The award ceremony and the 2-winning oral abstract presentations will be part of the virtual program. Your family member would have to purchase the webcast at the regular price. Do I need to have internet connection to view the webcast?
I can’t view/hear the video – what do I do?
First, confirm that your internet is working. If it is, then this is likely a technical issue. Please call Freestone Support Team at 1-866-702-3278. They will be available during the webcast.
The link in my confirmation email doesn’t work, how do I get to the webcast?
Log into your PCNA account, go to your CE classroom - the webcast will be under ‘streaming classroom’. If you have issues logging in to your PCNA account, contact the PCNA office at 608-442-2440.