Balloon Pump (IABP)

Balloon Pump (IABP)

Nov 7 2018 - 11:30am

East End Classroom Rm #3316 on 3 West

Near Behavioral Health

$0.00
Class Date: 
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 -
9:00am to 11:30am

East End Classroom Rm #3316 on 3 West

Near Behavioral Health

This class is intended as an overview of counterpulsation therapy as provided by the Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump. This class is intended for CVICU and Cath Lab staff. The course will cover insertion, usage of the console, physiological effects of the balloon pump, and troubleshooting. There is a didactic portion and a hands on portion to this course. The course is taught by a clinical representative of Maquet. Please complete the E-learning module described below prior to attendance.

Class Pre-requisites:

·        Complete the E-learning module on counter pulsation therapy (90 min)

·        The online program may be accessed at:

o   http://ca.maquet.com/clinician-information/educational-programs-material/e-learning-programs/accredited/theory-program/#

§  OR

o   www.datascope.com/iabptheory

·        Print the Certificate

·        Certificate must be brought to the course

·        1.5 AACN Synergy CERP Category A credits obtained

4 CEU’s acquired when this course is taken