Pacemaker Implantation for the Cardiologist
Course Description: An advanced electrophysiology program featuring didactic and proctored hands on cases. Students will learn how to successfully identify appropriate patients for pacemaker therapy and gain experience with the insertion, management, and follow-up of pacemakers. Satisfactory completion results in a course completion letter. Students will receive protocols, equipment lists, and physician dictation of cases included during course.
Course Length: Two day course
Enrollment: 2 student maximum per course
Faculty: James Merrill, MD, FACC
Target Audience: Cardiologists seeking to acquire pacemaker implantation skills and improve patient management.
Location:Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, TN