For physicians, nurses, and pharmacists who provide care for patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation.
Course Length: Approximately 1.5 hours
This course includes:
- Background of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation
- Pathophysiology and symptoms
- Diagnostic tools
- Treatment options
- Stroke risks and patient education
- 6 patient care cases with review questions and an online exam.
Continuing Education Information:
Continuing Medical Education Accreditation―Physicians
The American Heart Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 2 The American Heart Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Medical Education Accreditation―Physician Assistants
American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.25 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.
Continuing Education Accreditation―Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
Continuing Education Accreditation―Nurses
The American Heart Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation. The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 1.75 contact hours.
Continuing Education Accreditation―Pharmacists
The American Heart Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. ACPE Credit: 1.50 Contact Hours or 0.150 CEUs. Universal Program Number: 0256‐0000‐14‐702‐H01‐P.
**This course does not require skills testing
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**Discount codes are not valid on online courses.
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- NO REFUNDS on Online Courses
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