After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

1. Describe the pathophysiology and nursing interventions for an acute coronary syndrome.
2. Define the standards of practice in relation to the care of the patient undergoing cardiac and vascular surgeries.
3. Discuss the standard preop preparation for the H&V OR patient.   
4. Summarize the nursing care of percutaneous valve repair and replacement.
5. Describe the treatment and nursing interventions of the patient with advanced heart failure. 
6. Describe the pathophysiology, procedure, and nursing care involved in an LAAO. 


Marsha Chappel MSN CCRN
Clinical Nurse Educator H&V Telemetry
Baystate Medical Center 

Lindsey Duby MSN RN  
Education Coordinator
Baystate Medical Center 

Carol Lynn MSN RN  BC-CV
Clinical Nurse Educator H&V Telemetry
Baystate Medical Center

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Any relevant financial relationships are mitigated prior to the educational activity.

None of the planners or faculty for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.                                                                                

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 contact hour(s).  Nurses should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Session date: 
11/14/2023 - 8:30am to 5:00pm EST
Mass Mutual 7 Conference Room
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut street
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 6.25 ANCC Contact Hours

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