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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

Winter/Spring 2015 Webinar Schedule

Updates and Special Considerations for Medication Use in the Cardiac Population (CR573)

Now available in our on demand catalog

4.5 Contact Hours $39/$29

Now available in our on demand catalog

Pulmonary Hypertension:
Clinical Guidelines Update and Implications for Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
 (PR722X)

Now available in our on demand catalog

1.5 Contact Hours $19

Now available in our on demand catalog

Summer/Fall 2014 Webinar Schedule

Pulmonary Rehabilitation:
The Basics and Beyond, Current Evidence Based Practice Recommendations
 (PR570X)

Now available in our on demand catalog

9 Contact Hours $79/$49

Now available in our on demand catalog


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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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
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
Medication Use in the Cardiac Population (CR573) 4.5 Contact Hours $39/$29 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
Pulmonary Rehabilitation:
The Basics and Beyond, Current Evidence Based Practice Recommendations
 (PR570X)
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

Pulmonary Hypertension:
Clinical Guidelines Update and Implications for Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
(PR722X)

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, 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 "Cardiac Rehab: The Clinical Nuts and Bolts of Phase 2" Webinar

Nutrition Counseling for the Non-Dietitian (CR707BX)

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 "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 "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 "Pulmonary Rehabilitation: The Basics and Beyond, Current Evidence-Based Practice Recommendations" Webinar

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Organization and Patient Selection (PR570A)

1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now

Exercise Training and Prescription in Chronic Respiratory Disease, Part 1 (PR570B)

1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now

Exercise Training and Prescription in Chronic Respiratory Disease, Part 2 (PR570C)

1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now

Behavior Change and Collaborative Self-Management for the Pulmonary Rehab Population (PR570D)

1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now

Pulmonary Function Interpretation and Case Examples (PR570E)

1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now

Outcome Measurements: Program and Patient Centered Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR570F)

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 "Updates and Special Considerations for Medication Use in the Cardiac Population" Webinar

Atrial Fibrillation: A Review and Guidelines Update (CR573A)

1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now

Treating Cardiovascular Disease in the Aging Population (CR573B)

1.5 Contact Hours $19 Register Now

Complementary and Alternative Medicine for Cardiovascular Disease (CR573C)

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
$149 - Download

Inservice Training Courses
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
Effective Exercise Prescription in Cardiac Rehab 9 Contact Hours $199 Register Now
Exercise Prescription for a Healthy Heart 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