Bi-State Cardiovascular Education Consortium

 

Mission

To provide multiple opportunities to obtain a variety of quality cardiovascular specific education for health care professionals in the greater Kansas City metropolitan area on both sides of the state line.

Objectives

The objectives of this organization are:

  • Provide health care professionals with quality cardiovascular education.
  • Collaborate with the AHA mission lifeline STEMI/Stroke group to identify educational opportunities based on data review and analysis.
  • Improve systems of STEMI care throughout Missouri and Kansas through education.

Bi-State CVEC Contacts

Chair 
Doug Shelton, RN, BSN,CCRN
STEMI Program Coordinator
Saint Luke's Health System
(816) 932-2270

The Bi-State Cardiovascular Education Consortium monthly meetings

2nd Tuesday of every month
2:00PM - 3:00PM 

American Heart Association Office
6800 W. 93rd
Overland Park, KS 66212

 

Previous Webinars & Education

Acute Coronary Syndrome Summit
October 24, 2017

Intro and Metric Slides (PDF)

EKG in STEMI (PDF)

Cath Lab Perspectives STEMI PCI (PDF)

Field Considerations for AMI (PDF)

Risk-Standardized Survival Rates for In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (PDF)

Cardiogenic Shock (PDF)

Sgarbossa-Down and Dirty (PDF)

Cardiac Rehabilitation (PDF)

Resources

Bylaws: Approved August 2014 (PDF)