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15th Annual Heart Failure Symposium: Management of the Patient with Heart Failure (Spartanburg, SC)


Corporate Education
in joint-providership with the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy
 
15th Annual Heart Failure Symposium:
Management of the Patient with Heart Failure
Thursday, October 11th, 2018
7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
 
To register, visit www.spartanburgregional.com/CEEvents (online registration closes after April 5th),
or click here to download the brochure and register via mail!
 
LOCATION:  The Piedmont Club, 361 E. Main St., Spartanburg, South Carolina 29302
 
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: This one day program will feature speakers with various expertise on some healthcare issues. The topics to be discussed are: Medical and Pharmacological Management Updates, Structural Heart Program, Transition of Care and Palliative Care . The goal of this program is for nurses and other healthcare providers to be able to promote quality care related to HF management. 
 
LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
Upon completion of this program, the participant will be able to:
  • Discuss trends and updates in the medical management of left and right heart failure
  • Discuss trends and updates in pharmacologic management of heart failure
  • Describe the Spartanburg Medical Center Structural Heart Program
  • Recognize the importance of early follow up in heart failure patients
  • Identify the need for palliative care consult after an appropriate assessment of the heart failure patient 
 
AGENDA (schedule is subject to change)
7:30 am-7:55 am:  Registration, Coffee 
7:55-8:00 am:  Welcome, Introduction  
8:00-9:15 am:  Management of Left and Right Heart Failure (Deb McLennan, BSN, RN)
9:15-10:30 am:  Pharmacological Management for Heart Failure (Britney Williams, PharmD)
10:30-10:45 am:  Break, Exhibits, Networking     
10:45 am-12:00 noon:  Spartanburg Medical Center Structural Heart Program (Nalin Srivastava, MD and Kim Valenti, MSN, NP-C)
12:00:00 noon-1:00 pm Lunch (provided), Exhibits, Networking
1:00-2:15 pm:  Heart Failure:  Lost in Transition (Andrew Mardis, PharmD, BCPS)
2:15-2:30 pm:  Break, Exhibits, Networking         
2:30-3:45 pm:  Palliative Care's Role in the Care of Patients with Heart Failure (Bert Knight, MD)
3:45-4:00 pm:  Wrap-up, Questions, Program Evaluation             
4:00:  Adjourn   

Date: Oct 11, 2018 07:30 AM - 04:30 PM

CE Hours

6.50

CE Units

0.650

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Co-Sponsor(s)

Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Requirements for CE Credit

Participants must check in with the front desk upon arrival and have attendance verified.  Participants will receive credit for attending this program in its entirety and fully completing the associated evaluation.  Failure to complete the evaluation within the specified time period (within 30 days of attendance) may result in loss of credit.  The NABP CPE Monitor will reject any credit claimed greater than 60 days from the date of the program.
 
Participants must update their accounts to properly reflect their month and day of birth and their correct NABP E-Id.  Failure to do so may result in loss of credit.  Registration with a proper disclosure of your NABP E-Id is a requirement for receiving Continuing Pharmacy Education.  To register with or look up your NABP E-Id, please click on the CPE Monitor logo below to be directed to their site:

 

 

 

 

Upon completion of this program, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss trends and updates in the medical management of left and right heart failure
  2. Discuss trends and updates in pharmacologic management of heart failure
  3. Describe the Spartanburg Medical Center Structural Heart Program
  4. Recognize the importance of early follow up in heart failure patients
  5. Identify the need for palliative care consult after an appropriate assessment of the heart failure patient
 

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

B. Andrew Mardis, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist Advanced, Advanced Heart Health Center, Palmetto Health

Bert Knight, MD
Medical Director: Palliative Care Department, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Brittney Williams, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Joseph Mobley, MD
Cardiologists, Cardiology Consultants PA

Kim Valenti, MSN, NP-C
Nurse Practitioner, Structural Heart Coordinator, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Nalin Srivastava, MD
Interventional Cardiologist, Cardiology Consultants PA

Activity Number

0062-9999-18-161-L01-P
Date: 10/11/18
Time: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

CE Hours

6.50