Registration Closed

Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Review (RCIS)

Oct
19
Sat
To
Oct
20
Sun
Oct 19-20, 2013
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Adler Health Education Center
Davenport, IA

A two-day course to prepare those professionals working in the cardiac cath lab to successfully pass the RCIS certification exam.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Please contact Amy Olsen at 563-421-6711 or olsena@genesishealth.com with any questions.

Description

Intended Audience

Registered Nurses, Radiologic Technologists, and Cardiovascular Technicians

Purpose

To prepare those professionals working in the cardiac cath lab to successfully pass the RCIS certification exam.

Objectives

  1. Compare and relate the following terms:  stroke volume, cardiac output, blood pressure, preload and afterload to cardiac function
  2. Identify the components of a cardiovascular physical assessment
  3. Analyze the effects of the most commonly used medications in the cardiac cath lab
  4. Describe the changes in cardiac flow and function caused by ASDs, VSDs, PDAs, and other common fetal shunts
  5. Identify the normal and abnormal waveforms generated in the 4 chambers and major vessels of the cardiovascular system
  6. Discuss the common diagnostic and interventional equipment specific to the cardiac cath lab
  7. Outline the stages of the clotting cascade
  8. Review x-ray beam generation, radiation safety, and angiographic coronary anatomy
  9. Calculate cardiac output, resistance, valve areas, shunts, and regurgitant fractions
  10. Correlate 12 lead EKG findings to coronary pathology
  11. Summarize routine pre and post procedure cardiac catheterization care

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 2 meeting times below.
Date Time Location
1. Sat, October 19 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Adler Health Education Center
2. Sun, October 20 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Adler Health Education Center

Location Details

  • Adler Health Education Center
    1236 E. Rusholme St.
    Lower level
    Davenport, IA 52803

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