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16th 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
 
16th Annual Heart Failure Symposium:
Management of the Patient with Heart Failure
Thursday, September 19, 2018
7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
 
To register, visit www.spartanburgregional.com/CEEvents (online registration closes after September 12),
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:  Care Transition Initiatives, Medication Titration, Continuum Curriculum for HF Cardiology, Diabetes Medications and HF Outcomes and HF Navigation/Outcomes.
 
LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
Upon completion of this program, the participant will be able to:
  • Explain the effectiveness of care transitions initiative in assisting quality of care delivery
  • Recognize the importance of enhancing guideline-directed medical therapy for patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF)
  • Discuss treatment options for specific heart failure classes and stages
  • Evaluate the literature regarding heart failure outcomes and medications for type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Describe the role of the heart failure clinic and nurse navigator in reducing hospital readmissions
 
AGENDA (schedule is subject to change)
 
7:30 - 7:55 am Registration, Coffee
7:55 - 8:00 am Welcome, Introduction 
8:00 - 9:15 am
Care Transitions: Managing Hospital to Home to Office
Nick Ulmer, MD, CPC and Holly Becker, MA, CWC
9:15 - 10:30 am
Rocking the Boat to Make Heart Failure become Heart Success: Reaching the “Target” Through “Titration” 
Blake Miller, PharmD, BCPS
10:30 - 10:45 am Break, Exhibits, Networking  
10:45 am - 12:00 noon
Heart Failure: The Continuum Curriculum
Patrick McCann, MD
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm  Lunch (provided), Exhibits, Networking
1:00 - 2:15 pm
At the Heart of it All: Antidiabetic Medications & Heart Failure Outcomes
Jennifer N. Clements, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, CDE, BCACP
2:15 - 2:30 pm Break, Exhibits, Networking
2:30 - 3:45 pm
A Journey to Decreasing Heart Failure Readmissions
Jennifer Vigodsky, MSN, RN, CMRSN
3:45 - 4:00 pm Wrap-up, Questions, Program Evaluation
4:00 pm Adjourn

Date: Sep 19, 2019 07:30 AM - 04:00 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. Explain the effectiveness of care transitions initiative in assisting quality of care delivery
  2. Recognize the importance of enhancing guideline-directed medical therapy for patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF)
  3. Discuss treatment options for specific heart failure classes and stages
  4. Evaluate the literature regarding heart failure outcomes and medications for type 2 diabetes mellitus
  5. Describe the role of the heart failure clinic and nurse navigator in reducing hospital readmissions
 

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Blake Miller, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist Specialist – Cardiology (HF Clinic) Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Presbyterian College

Holly Becker, MA, CWC
Director, Patient Engagement and Care Coordinator, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Jennifer Clements, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, CDE, BCACP
Clinical Pharmacist, Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy

Jennifer Vigodsky, MSN, RN, CMSRN
Heart Failure Nurse Navigator, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Nick Ulmer, MD, FAAFP, CPC
Vice President, Clinical Integration Medical Director, Case Management Chief Medical Officer, Regional Health Plus

Patrick McCann, MD
Medical Director: Heart Failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support, Prisma Health

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-160-L01-P
Date: 09/19/19
Time: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM

CE Hours

6.50