The Nurse Case Manager Role in Cardiovascular Risk Reduction: Improving Cardiac Rehabilitation Care

Presented by: Cheryl B Jones, PhD, RN, FAAN; Mary Wangen, MPH; Alberta Tran, RN BSN; MerielMcCollum, RN BSN; Nancy Houston Miller, RN, BSN, FPCNA; Terry Thomas, RN, MSN, FPCNA; Sidney C Smith, Jr., MD, FAHA, FESC, FACP, MACC, FPCNA(Hon)

A Standardized Discharge Protocol for Heart Failure Patients to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

Presented by: Misbah Naureen, BSN, RN; Gina Rowe, PhD, DNP, MPH, FNP-BC, PHCNS-BC, CNE

Will Patients Who Take Prevention Classes Have an Increased Awareness of Their Cardiovascular Health

Presented by: Lola R. Casby, RN, DNP, EdD

Rapid Change to Improve Door-to-ECG Times


Presented by: Jayne Florentino BSN, RN; Daniella James, MSN, RN, AGCNS-BC; David Pearson, MD, MBA

Symptoms Predict Lower Quality of Life in Patients with Fibromuscular Dysplasia

Presented by: Lee Anne Siegmund, PhD, RN; Natalia Fendrikova Mahlay, MD; Deborah Hornacek, MD; Heather Gornik, MD; James Bena, MS; Shannon Morrison, MS

Implementing an Educational Program to Increase Referral Rates to Cardiac Rehabilitation

Presented by: Adenike Okeowo, DNP, CHPCNP, FNP-C; Gale Spencer, PhD, RN

Matters of the Heart – Navigating Resources to Assist Patients in Managing Cardiovascular Conditions

Presented by: Erin Bradshaw; Emily Brown, BS; Eric Anderson, BS; Kathleen Gallagher, MPH

Reducing Heart Failure Readmissions: Combining Nursing Assessment and Technology

Presented by: Cynthia Furman, BSN, RN, CHFN; Karen Lowrance, BSN, RN; Tamara Fitchett MSN, RN; Girlyn Cachaper, PhD

Health Informatics: Cornerstone of a Collaborative Multicenter Initiative for Transcultural Adaptation
of a Health Tool for Coronary Care Unit Patients

Presented by: M. Teresa Lira RN, CVS, FPCNA; Caballero RN, MSc Education

Hypertension Management of Commercial Driver License Holders

Presented by: Elizabeth Jahjah & Marcia Wright-Benninger

A Standardized Discharge Protocol for Heart Failure Patients to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

Presented by: Brittany Butts, PhD, RN

Improving Symptom Recognition and Interpretation in Women with Acute Coronary Syndrome: Results From a Feasibility Study

Presented by: Leslie L Davis, PHD, ANP-BC, FAANP, FACC, FAHA, FPCNA; Thomas P McCoy, PHD, PSTAT

It is Time to Get IT Under Control: Assessing Hypertension in 2020

Presented by: Lori-Ann Peterson FNP, AG-ACNP; Allison Bigeh MD, Martha Gulati, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA, FASPC

Post Event-Cardiovascular Risk Perception Survey: Validity and Reliability in Cardiac Rehabilitation Patients Post Heart Event

Presented by: Kathy Prue-Owens PhD, RN, CCRN; Helen Graham PhD, RN-C, CNS, FAACVPR; Keston Lindsay, PhD, CSCS; Mythreyi Ramesh BSN-Student (Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences); Meaghan Buss BSN, MPH, RN; Dana Justus MSN, RN, PCCN; Evelyn Angeles BSN, RN, CCRN; Annmarie Harding-Isidore MSN, RN, CNML, Kelsey Loy, MS, RCEP; Melanie Faulkender, RN; Karen Sublett MS, RN, ACNS-BC, AOCNS, OCN, Yuki Ashara, PhD, RN, FNP