Basic Heart Rhythm Interpretation…Made Simple!: Two-Part Series

$70.00

Two Part Webinar Series:
This product contains both parts of Basic Heart Rhythm Interpretation…..Made Simple!

Parts:
Available On-Demand (A: Fundamentals)
Available On-Demand (B: Common Dysrhythmias and their Treatment)

Duration:
2 webinars x 120 minutes including a Q&A

Includes (For each part):
• A certificate of completion
• The on-demand recording to watch at your convenience, for at least one year
• A handout in PDF format for viewing or self-printing

See below for the outline, speaker biography, and more.

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A: Fundamentals

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$35.00

B: Common Dysrhythmias and their Treatment

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Description

Parts:
Available On-Demand (A: Fundamentals)
Available On-Demand (B: Common Dysrhythmias and their Treatment)

Duration:
2 webinars x 120 minutes including a Q&A

Includes:
• A certificate of completion
• The on-demand recording to watch at your convenience, for at least one year
• A handout in PDF format for viewing or self-printing

Objectives of Part A: Fundamentals
1. Identify basic cardiac electrophysiology and conduction
2. Identify waves and intervals in the rhythm
3. Identify how to calculate heart rate
4. Identify Sinus Rhythm
5. Identify Five  Atrial Dysrhythmias
– Sinus arrhythmia
– Premature atrial complexes
– Atrial fibrillation
– Atrial flutter
– Wandering atrial pacemaker

Objectives of Part B: Common Dysrhythmias and their Treatment
1. Identify Junctional Dysrhythmias
2. Identify Supraventricular Tachycardia
3. Identify Four Ventricular Dysrhythmias
– Premature Ventricular Complexes
– Idioventricular Rhythm
– Ventricular Tachycardia
– Ventricular Fibrillation
4. Identify Four Atrioventricular Blocks
– First degree Block
– Second degree Block  – Type 1
– Second  degree Block – Type 2
– Third degree Block (Complete Heart Block)
5. Identifying artifact versus a real rhythm : How to Tell the difference

Description:
This interactive two part webinar is designed to assist the nurse in acute and urgent care and other specialty settings to interpret and evaluate the Lead II rhythms on a basic cardiac bedside monitor. Participants will be taught how to systematically analyze cardiac rhythm, how to calculate rates and intervals and how to interpret basic sinus, atrial, and ventricular rhythms; heart blocks, and pacemaker rhythms. Nursing implications for monitoring and management will be reviewed.

Who Should Attend?:
• Nurses on Telemetry, Step Down Units and Urgent Care.
• Medical & Surgical Nurses in Special Procedure Areas
•Nurses in Same Day Surgery Settings, Post Anaesthesia & Peri Operative Nurse
• Rural Nurses; Educators, Managers
• Nurses Planning to Work, or Newly working  in Critical Care areas (ER, ICU and L&D)

Christopher Coltman, RN, BScN

Christopher Coltman, a graduate of the UofA Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, has been engaged in cardiac and cardiovascular surgical nursing for over 25 years. He has worked in a variety or settings and countries, including Montreal, London (England) and in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He has extensive experience in the area of acute coronary syndrome, heart failure and cardiovascular surgery. Chris is well known as an excellent teacher, having over 17 years of teaching experience, and has taught a number of sessions on a variety of topics where his passion for teaching and cardiac care shows. He is currently the Clinical Nurse Educator in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary.