The Monthly Cardiovascular Forum represents a unique
multidisciplinary collaboration between cardiologists, vascular, and cardiac
surgeons, allowing for a truly comprehensive approach to the management of
aortic and cardiovascular disease.
Lectures, case presentations and panel discussions will be given by
internationally recognized experts who will address the updated knowledge and
cutting-edge technologies in the field, and review standard and emerging
treatments for patients with cardiovascular diseases.
October 25 2021: In October, our team of experts will discuss “failure
to rescue”, an important quality indicator in surgery. Through case presentations and panel
discussions, participants will learn how to measure and apply failure to
rescue, as well as hear about professional society resources being developed to
assist with failure to rescue metrics.
- Understand the history and meaning of "failure to rescue"
- Learn the importance of measuring "failure to rescue"
- Understand how this metric can be most effectively integrated into a quality improvement program
activity is designed for primary care physicians, cardiologists, interventional
cardiologists, vascular, thoracic and cardiac surgeons, general surgeons,
internists, intensivists, anesthesiologists, podiatrists, cardiac and vascular
NPs and PAs, physical therapists and other medical professionals involved in
the evaluation, diagnosis, and/or management of patients with cardiovascular
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Columbia University Department of Surgery and Amedco LLC. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Credit Designation Statement
Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. PAs may receive a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing this activity.
The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB) recognizes the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as approved accreditors and allow reciprocity for AANPCP continuing education credit.
Learners must complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed above, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.
Method of Participation
Once you register, an email confirmation will be sent to you with the link to the meeting.