Live Webcast

AACVPR Cardiac and Pulmonary Registries

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
12:00pm - 1:00pm ET
(11:00am CT, 10:00am MT, 9:00am PT)

Presented by: 

Tonja Bell, MS, CCRP
Clinical Exercise Physiologist
Mayo Clinic Florida

Karen A. Edwards, MS, RCEP, RRT
Respiratory Therapist
Pulse Heart Institute – Cardiopulmonary Rehab

Registration will close promptly at 10am CST!

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Webcast Registration Rates:
EducationAdvantage and Joint Affiliate Members: Free!
Professional and Student Members: $65
Non-members: $99

Course Description
This presentation will review the AACVPR Cardiac and Pulmonary Registries. Provide Information on using the AACVPR Registry reports and data extraction features for Quality Improvement and for the Performance Measures for AACVPR Certification.

Course Objectives
Review of the AACVPR Certification Performance Measures within the Registries. 
How to review reports for accuracy and completeness. 
How to use reports to identify Quality Improvement projects and use of data extraction features. 

Financial Disclosure:
All individuals who have the ability to control or influence the content of an educational activity have disclosed  all relevant relationships within the past 12 months with any commercial interest. Relevant relationships are relationships with a commercial interest if the products and services of the commercial interest are related to the content of the educational activity.

AACVPR Education Committee Co-chairs:   

Nadine Greco, MS

No Relevant Disclosures  

Carla M. Vorndran, MBA, FAACVPR

No Relevant Disclosures


Tonja Bell, MS, CCRP

Nothing to Disclose  

 Karen Edwards, MS, RCEP, RRT Nothing to Disclose

CE Credits: 
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) and American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

  • AACVPR CE: this course has been approved by the AACVPR Professional Education Committee for a total of 1.0 AACVPR Continuing Education Credits.  
  • Category 1 CE: Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this course for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME. 
  • Nurse CE: Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 1.0 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accessing CE Credits: 
Successful completion is required in order to claim CE including 100% score on the knowledge assessment and completion of the course evaluation. All knowledge assessments and course evaluations are included in the Webcast Recording product. Instructions will be sent following the live webcast on how to access the Webcast Recording and take the knowledge assessment and course evaluation.

Please note that additional CE requests must identify the paid registrant with whom they are watching the Webcast. Additional CE will be available to purchase following the Live Event.

To Access the Webinar Recording:
All live webcasts are recorded, and will be available to live-webinar registrants within 10 business days of the live presentation. If you registered for the live webinar, you will receive an email from AACVPR when the live webcast recording is available for access. 

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