LOCKED CV Transforum Spring’18 Breakout – How to Start an A-fib Clinic from Scratch - Brad Hubbard, MD & Christine McIntyre

Posted on: April 13, 2018

BRAD HUBBARD, MD, MICHIGAN HEART; DETROIT, MI
CHRISTINE MCINTYRE, MHA, BSN, RN, FACHES, AACC, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CARDIOVASCULAR SERVICES, BAPTIST HEALTH, LEXINGTON; LEXINGTON, KY
MODERATORS:
GINGER BIESBROCK, PA-C, MPH, MPAS, AACC, VICE PRESIDENT, MEDAXIOM CONSULTING; GRAND RAPIDS, MI
JACOB TURMELL, DNP, RN, NP-C, ACNS-BC, CCRN-CMC, VICE PRESIDENT, MEDAXIOM CONSULTING; GRANDVILLE, MI

Using examples of effective A-fib clinics, we will look at the very first steps of this ambitious undertaking. Our panel will cover details from modeling and developing your pro forma to identifying target patients and staff needs, and outlining clinical protocols. We will also examine key clinical operations and the care pathways that are critical to the attainment of an A-fib clinic. Then we will look at the operational, financial, clinical and patient outcomes expected from an effective A-fib clinic.