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Cardiac Rehabilitation and ECG Courses & Products

Academy Medical Systems has a host of continuing education products specializing in cardiac rehab related subjects. These include webinars that can be viewed live or recorded; on demand presentations (archived webinars) of recently completed webinars that can be completed in as little as a day; and, policy & procedure and reference manuals. Click on a link below to find more information on the program of interest.


LIVE Webinar Series Schedule - 1.5 to 9 Contact Hours

Summer/Fall 2014 Webinar Schedule

Pulmonary Rehabilitation: The Basics and Beyond, Current Evidence Based Practice Recommendations (PR570)

Live broadcasts on Wednesdays : 11/5/2014 - 12/10/2014

Recorded Presentations are available through 2/5/2015

9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now

Winter/Spring 2014 Webinar Schedule

None available at this time.

On-Demand Presentations - Full Courses - 4.5 - 13.5 Contact Hours
We recognize that not everyone’s schedule or budget can accommodate attending live presentations, so we’ve recorded our most popular, recently completed webinars in a convenient, on-demand format. You can now view these presentations at your convenience and pace, from your home or work, and earn accredited continuing education. These courses can be accessed from any computer with an internet connection and speakers. (Note: No partial credit will be awarded for On Demand Presentations. A post test and evaluation must be completed after each presentation to receive a certificate of completion.)
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3-Lead ECG Monitoring and Arrhythmias:
Back to the Basics
 (RN248)
9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Advanced Electrocardiography (ECG) Interpretation & Care Implications for the Cardiac Rehabilitation (RN561X) 9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab:
How to Survive and Thrive
 (CR242)
9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab:
Strategies to Improve Program Performance
 (CR270)
4.5 Contact Hours $39/$29 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab:
The Clinical Nuts and Bolts of Phase 2
 (CR230)
9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Cardiac Rehabilitation:
Clinical Tools to Build Essential Skills
 (CR255)
9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Core Competencies in Cardiac Rehabilitation:
Duties and Tasks for Clinicians
 (CR710)
15 Contact Hours $129/$99 Register Now
Designing an Evidence Based Exercise Program for Cardiac Rehabilitation (CR707CX) 3 Contact Hours $29 Register Now
ECG Officer Training
Intermediate Training in 12 Lead Electrocardiography
 (RN215)
9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Effective Exercise Prescription in Cardiac Rehab (CR260) 9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Exercise Prescription for a Healthy Heart (CR233) 9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Exercise Prescription for Special Populations (CR252) 9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Foundations of 12 Lead ECG Interpretation (RN235) 9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Nutraceuticals' Role in Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Treatment (NU231) 9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
Nutrition, Weight Management and Cardiovascular Disease (CR258) 9 Contact Hours $79/$49 Register Now
The Patient with Heart Failure in Cardiac Rehabilitation (CR711X) 4.5 Contact Hours $39/$29 Register Now
On-Demand Presentations - Short Courses - 1.5 Contact Hours
Formerly available as a Live Single Webinar Course
Exercise Physiology for the Non-Physiologist  (CR704A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Nutrition Counseling for the Non-Dietitian  (CR707BX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "3-Lead ECG Monitoring and Arrhythmias: Back to the Basics" Webinar
3-Lead ECG:
Introduction and Components of the ECG
 (RN248A)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
3-Lead ECG:
Sinus Rhythms
 (RN248B)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
3-Lead ECG:
Atrial and Junctional Arrhythmias
 (RN248C)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
3-Lead ECG:
AV Blocks
 (RN248D)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
3-Lead ECG:
Ventricular Arrhythmias
 (RN248E)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
3-Lead ECG:
Pulseless Arrhythmias
 (RN248F)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Advanced Electrocardiography (ECG) Interpretation and Care Implications for the Cardiac Rehabilitation" Webinar
Review of Normal ECG with emphasis on ST segments  (RN561A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
ECG Criteria for STEMI, NSTEMI, Percarditis, Takotsubo  (RN561B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Heart Blocks: Beyond the Basics  (RN561C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Device Therapy and ECG Diagnoses  (RN561D) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (LVH) and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM)  (RN561E) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
QT Interval, Inherited Arrhythmias, and The New Status of Atrial Fibrillation (AF)  (RN561F) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Cardiac Rehab, How to Survive and Thrive" Webinar
How to Increase Physician Referrals to Your Program  (CR242A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
How to Convert Physician Referrals to Patient Visits  (CR242B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Increasing Patient Retention:
How to get the most visits out of every patient
 (CR242C)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Outcome Measurements:
How and Why
 (CR242D)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Quality Performance:
What does it mean?
 (CR242E)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Legislative Update  (CR242F) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Cardiac Rehab, Recipe for Success" Webinar
Stress Tests for the Cardiac Rehab (CR) Patient  (CR224A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Resistance Training for the Cardiac Rehab (CR) Patient  (CR224B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Outcomes Assessment and Measurement for a Cardiac Rehab (CR) Program  (CR224D) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Cardiac Rehab, The Clinical Nuts & Bolts of Phase 2" Webinar
Intake Interview Basics in Cardiac Rehab (CR)  (CR230A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Tips for Effective Patient Education in Cardiac Rehab (CR)  (CR230B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Healthy Lifestyle Choices - Helping Cardiac Rehab (CR) Patients Change  (CR230C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Nutrition Counseling for the Non-Dietitian  (CR707BX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Developing an Exercise Prescription, Part 1  (CR707CA) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Developing an Exercise Prescription, Part 2  (CR707CB) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Cardiac Rehab: Clinical Tools to Build Essential Skills" Webinar
Cardiovascular Disease and Prevention  (CR255A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
What Really Happens in Phase II Cardiac Rehab?  (CR255B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Diagnosing Ischemia in the Phase II Cardiac Rehabilitation Patient  (CR255C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Women and Heart Disease  (CR255D) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
The Elderly Patient in Cardiac Rehabilitation  (CR255E) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Sexual Activity and the Cardiac Patient/Common Medication in Cardiac Rehabilitation  (CR255F) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Cardiac Rehab: Strategies to Improve Program Peformance" Webinar
Strategies for Increasing Referrals to Cardiac Rehab  (CR270A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Reimbursement/Legislative Update  (CR270B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Measuring and Reporting Outcomes: Are we doing enough?  (CR270C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Core Competencies in Cardiac Rehab" Webinar
Patient Assessment in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710AX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Nutrition Management in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710BX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Weight Management in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710CX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Blood Pressure Management in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710DX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Blood Lipid Management in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710EX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Diabetes Management in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710FX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Tobacco Cessation in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710GX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Psychosocial Management in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710HX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Physical Activity Counseling in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710IX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Exercise Training in Cardiac Rehab  (CR710JX) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Designing an Evidence Based Exercise Program for Cardiac Rehabilitation" Webinar
Developing an Exercise Prescription, Part 1  (CR707CA) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Developing an Exercise Prescription, Part 2  (CR707CB) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "ECG Officer Training: Intermediate Training in 12 Lead Electrocardiography" Webinar
Leads, Axis, Principles of Monitoring, What's Normal  (RN215A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Wide QRSs:
Bundle Branch Blocks
 (RN215B)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Fat Tachs:
Differential Diagnosis of Wide Complex Tachycardias
 (RN215C)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Ischemia and Obvious Infarction  (RN215D) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Repolarization Rascals: Ischemia and Infarction Impostors  (RN215E) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Wide QRSs:
Hemiblocks and Aberration
 (RN215F)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Effective Exercise Rx in Cardiac Rehab" Webinar
Stress Test: How to Interpret the Results and Form an Exercise Rx for the Cardiac Rehab Patient  (CR260A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Basic Principles for Developing an Exercise Rx Utilizing Risk Stratification Guidelines  (CR260B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Resistance Training for the Cardiac Rehab Population  (CR260C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
New Approaches to Weight Loss in Cardiac Rehab  (CR260D) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
When and How to Adjust An Exercise Prescription  (CR260E) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Medications in the Cardiac Rehab Population  (CR260F) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Exercise Prescription for a Healthy Heart" Webinar
Basic Principles of Exercise Prescription in Cardiac Rehab (CR)  (CR233A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Exercise Prescriptions for Non-Surgical Diagnosis in Cardiac Rehab (CR)  (CR233B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Surgical Intervention in Cardiac Rehab (CR)  (CR233C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Congestive Heart Failure to Heart Transplant in the Cardiac Rehab (CR) Patient  (CR233D) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Exercise Prescriptions for Special Populations in Cardiac Rehab (CR)
PAD, Obesity and Diabetes
 (CR233E)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Resistance Training for the Cardiac Rehab (CR) Patient  (CR233F) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Foundations of 12 Lead ECG Interpretation" Webinar
Cardiac Anatomy, Physiology & Electrophysiology  (RN235A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Fundamentals: Leads, Axis, Principles of Monitoring, What's Normal  (RN235B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Atrial Rhythm Disturbances and Supraventricular Tachycardias  (RN235C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
AV Junctional Rhythm Disturbances  (RN235D) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
The Sinus Rhythms  (RN235E) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
AV Blocks  (RN235F) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Ventricular Rhythm Disturbances  (RN235G) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Nutraceuticals' Role in Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease Course" Webinar
Niacin:
Re-emergence of an Old Player and Gatekeeper of Emerging Metabolic Pathways and Therapeutic Interventions
 (NU231A)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Omega-3 Fatty Acids (n-3 FA)  (NU231B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Plant Stanol/Sterol Esters as a Nutraceutical  (NU231C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Resveratrol as a Nutraceutical  (NU231D) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Soy Isoflavones as a Nutraceutical  (NU231E) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Cinnamon as a Nutraceutical  (NU231F) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Nutrition, Weight Management and Cardiovascular Disease" Webinar
Cardiac Rehab Nutrition Assessment  (CR258A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Comorbidities and Their Effect on Cardiovascular Disease  (CR258B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab Heart Healthy Diets  (CR258C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab Three Facets for Implementing Weight Loss - Part 1  (CR258D) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab Three Facets for Implementing Weight Change - Part 2  (CR258E) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab Maintaining Lifestyle Changes  (CR258F) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "The Patient with Heart Failure in Cardiac Rehabilitation" Webinar
Heart Failure Mechanisms, Causes and ECG  (CR711A) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Components for the Heart Failure Population  (CR711B) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Heart Failure and Cardiac Rehabilitation Reimbursement  (CR711C) 1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
From the "Wound Management: Beyond the Basics" Webinar
Wound Management:
Introduction, Assessment and Documentation
 (RN257A)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Wound Management:
Nutrition and Wound Management
 (RN257B)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Wound Management:
Lower Extremity Ulcer Assessment and Management
 (RN257C)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Wound Management:
Pressure Ulcer Assessment and Management
 (RN257D)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Wound Management:
The Psychosocial Aspect of Wound Healing
 (RN257E)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now
Wound Management:
Advanced Wound Treatments and Dressings
 (RN257F)
1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now

Manuals Currently Offered by Academy Medical Systems
Cardiac Health, Rehabilitation & Secondary Prevention Manual
5th Edition

By Jody Heggestad Hereford, BSN, MS, FAACVPR and Karen Lui, RN-C, MS, FAACVPR
Meets AACVPR published guidelines for Cardiac Rehab
$199 - Manual
$149 - Download or CD

Inservice Training Courses
3-Lead ECG Monitoring and Arrhythmias:
Back to the Basics
9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab:
How to Survive and Thrive
9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab:
Strategies to Improve Program Performance
9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Cardiac Rehab:
The Clinical Nuts and Bolts of Phase 2
9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Cardiac Rehabilitation:
Clinical Tools to Build Essential Skills
9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
ECG Officer Training
Intermediate Training in 12 Lead Electrocardiography
9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Effective Exercise Prescription in Cardiac Rehab 9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Exercise Prescription for a Healthy Heart 9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Foundations of 12 Lead ECG Interpretation 9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Nutraceuticals' Role in Metabolic and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Treatment 9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Nutrition, Weight Management and Cardiovascular Disease 9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Wound Management:
Beyond the Basics
9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now