Cardiovascular Nursing Program

Course Description: A customizable comprehensive didactic course designed to deliver advanced cardiovascular nursing education and skills. Customizable course content will include common cardiovascular procedures, diagnostic testing common to cardiovascular care, cardiac rhythms, cardiovascular medications, lipid clinic, coumadin management, electrophysiology education, cardiac surgery procedures and subsequent patient care, and peripheral vascular disease identification and treatment methods. The primary focus of this cardiology specific course will be on cross training the nursing professional for cardiology service or advanced, cardiology specific training, for recent graduates from an accredited nursing program.

Course Length: Four day course

Enrollment: 10 student maximum per course

Faculty:     Janet Ford, MSN, APRN-BC, Certified Device Specialist 
Robin Harris, MSN, APRN-BC, CS
Sandy McCrary, PA-C
Christy Willocks, FNP

Target Audience: Licensed nursing professionals (RN, LPN)

Location: The Heart Center, Kingsport, TN 

Tuition: $3,000