Cardiovascular Nursing Certificate

PCNA’s Cardiovascular Nursing Certificate recognizes your commitment to cardiovascular nursing excellence. While not a replacement for ANCC’s Cardiovascular Nursing Certification, the certificate offers an educational experience for nurses that strengthens your professional knowledge, competence, and confidence relative to cardiovascular nursing. Our Cardiovascular Nursing Certificate is designed for advanced beginners, and this first-in-class global certificate program combines…

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Symptomatic Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Case-Based Management

Join Jane Linderbaum MS, ARNP, FACC in this hypertrophic cardiomyopathy course. This presentation focuses first on identifying the signs, symptoms, and diagnostic criteria for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, which can be challenging to diagnose, including the initial tests and diagnostic criteria that can be used to rule out other similar, conditions and diseases. Ms. Linderbaum goes on…

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Heart Failure and Social Determinants of Health: The Foundation

Dr. Connie White-Williams presents about the relationship between social determinants of health (SDOH) and heart failure. Dr. White-Williams focuses on three specific areas of social determinants of health: access to care, food insecurity, and access to medication. She goes on to describe a model of care that addresses these three categories in the clinical setting…

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Heart Failure and Social Determinants of Health: Across Race and Gender

This conversation about heart failure and social determinants of health is led by Dr. Nancy Albert, who focused on the social determinants of race and gender. This presentation discusses a higher prevalence of heart disease for women globally in addition to observed differences in heart failure outcomes by race. Dr. Albert inspires the audience by…

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New and Emerging Treatments for Heart Failure: HFrEF and HFpEF

Dr. Colleen McIlvennan provides a compelling presentation on the new and emerging treatment for persons with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) and heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF). This presentation includes an overview of the current guidelines for managing heart failure and a description of the evidence for the four pillars of…

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2021 Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium: General Sessions

Clinical management of chronic cardiovascular disease is a key component of the work of nurses in cardiology and primary care settings. This annual Cardiovascular Nursing Symposium continuing education program was designed to meet the clinical practice and recertification needs of these clinicians. This 2021 curriculum includes a comprehensive approach to treatment and management of patients…

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