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Continuing Education and Development for Nurses

Cardiology

Introduction to ECG I&II Rhythm Interpretation

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In this workshop for Registered Nurses, participants will develop a systematic approach to ECG Interpretation. Topics covered during this 2 day workshop include: recognizing common sinus, atrial and junctional arrhythmias; identifying appropriate management for basic sinus, atrial and junctional arrhythmias; understanding documentation issues with clients on ECG monitors; identifying features of AV blocks, bundle branch blocks and ventricular arrhythmias; as well as identifying appropriate management for basic arrhythmias.

Speaker

Sandi Summach, RN, BSN, CCN(C)
Nurse Clinician
Royal University Hospital

*Please note that this course will be offered on a ON DEMAND request only. If you have 10 or more participants in your area needing this course, please contact CNE and we will make arrangement for your group.

Introduction to 12 Lead ECG Interpretation

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A workshop for Registered Nurses, participants will identify the leads of the standard 12 Lead ECG. Topics covered during this advanced 2 day workshop include: defining the anatomical position for the placement of chest and limb lead; determining which portion of the heart each lead "sees"; recognizing ECG changes for ischemia, injury and AMI; differentiating right bundle block from left bundle branch block; as well as identifying left and right ventricular hypertrophy.

Speaker

Sandi Summach, RN, BSN, CCN(C)
Nurse Clinician
Royal University Hospital

Workshop Dates:

March 13 - 14, 2014 - Saskatoon
Completed

*NOTE: Registrant requires extensive experience in Rhythm Interpretation and/or completion of CNE's Introduction to ECG Rhythm Interpretation Workshop.

Workshops sell out quickly - so early registration is advised.

GENERAL INFORMATION

COST: $315.00 + GST (Includes all course materials)

Full fees must accompany registration. No post-dated cheques accepted.
Payment will be processed before registration is guaranteed and pre-course materials are mailed.

DEADLINE for registration is 3 weeks prior to the date of the workshop.

REFUND POLICY
The registration fee will be refunded, less an administration fee of $75.00 plus GST if:
Notification of cancellation is received 7 days prior to the date of the workshop, and course material is returned to CEDN.
NO REFUND will be made for cancellations received after the 7 days prior to the workshop.

Terms - Net 30 days from Invoice Date (late payment charges of 1.5% compounded monthly 19.6% yearly on unpaid balances)