ExPlore 2018: Innovations in Electrophysiology for the Allied Professional

Co-Sponsored Event


Activity Description:

This second annual conference will once again bring to the forefront the emerging technologies and treatment strategies for Electrophysiology (EP) and heart failure patient populations.

Registration Information:

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Harris Conference Center
Central Piedmont Community College - Harris Campus 
3210 CPCC Harris Campus Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208 

Course Directors/Faculty:

Robyn Abel, MPA, CCDS, CEPS
Kelly Bergen, RN, MSN, AGACNP-BC
Robin Leahy, RN, BSN, FHRS, CCDS

Learning Objectives:

  • Outline considerations for redo atrial fib ablation procedures: indications, implications, and ablation strategies including convergent procedures
  • Describe common EP considerations for adult congenital patient population including management of arrhythmias, indications for CIED, procedural considerations and follow up.
  • Explain etiologies for VT, varieties of VT ablation and 12 lead ECG interpretation for VT
  • Describe EP treatment strategies: CIED and Ablation Considerations for VAD, artificial heart and transplant patients
  • Discuss partnering with other specialty practices helps to inform timely, evidence based decisions for mutual patients in two specific patient populations: cardio-oncology and neurology
  • Compare innovative wearable technology offerings: accuracy, reimbursement and evidence based science considerations
  • Explore and expound on unique EP Case Reports
  • Explore Wearable Defibrillators, Indications, VEST Trial Results and Current Practice
  • Outline implications of lead selection and placement and impact on follow up and response
  • Describe One Clinic’s Experience with a Multi-Disciplinary Approach to the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Patient

Target Audience:

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, CRNAs, Radiology Technologists, Certified Cardiac Device Specialists and other allied health professionals in the field of electrophysiology

Contact Information:

Laura Magennis, MSN, RN-BC
Tel: 704-512-6204