Rebuilding Interventional Cardiology Programs during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Learn from experts retooling interventional programs how to keep patients and staff safe as the pandemic is evolving. Gain practical insight on how health systems are prioritizing COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 patients and dealing with backlogged cases, minimizing the need for additional ICU beds, triaging clinical needs along with essential personnel plus resources, and expanding lines of communication pre-and post-procedure with patients and families. Plus, get a review of important coding updates during COVID-19.

What You'll Learn

  • How CCL staff are optimizing procedures and programs
  • Understand the latest clinical society guidelines on managing and treating cardiovascular patients during COVID-19
  • Discover CCL scheduling strategies which optimize care and reduce burdens on the health system
  • Key communication and messaging strategies for patients who’ve had procedures delayed
  • How to build confidence with patients and families that procedures are safe and needed
  • Tips to be sure telehealth and COVID-19 encounter coding is appropriately captured and reported
  • Where to find key coding updates and other resources to stay up-to-date

Target Audience

  • Chiefs/Directors of Cardiology, Cardiologists, and Interventional Cardiologists
  • Cardiovascular Service Line Directors
  • Cardiology and Health System Administrators
  • Protected PCI Coordinators
  • Structural Heart Teams and Coordinators
  • Hospital C-Suite - COOs, CEOs, CFOs
  • Coders/Billers/Revenue Cycle

Expert Panel

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