Heart Failure Management

Heart Failure Management Training

Webcasts and webinars

NameCardioMEMS™ HF System: Clinical Considerations in Patient Selection

Jamie Pelzel, M.D., discusses how understanding disease progression and appropriate advanced therapy referral timing can have a profound impact on patient outcomes.

NameManaging Patients with the CardioMEMS™ HF System: Putting It Into Practice Part 1

Fareed Sheikh, D.O., and Christina Lovato, M.A., discuss how they have successfully integrated PA pressure monitoring into their heart failure programs.

NameManaging Patients with the CardioMEMS™ HF System: Putting It Into Practice Part 2

Nasir Sulemanjee, M.D., and Christina Sauld, A.P.N.P., discuss how they have successfully integrated PA pressure monitoring into their heart failure programs.

Name Discover the CardioMEMS™ HF System—A Game Changer for HF Patient Management

In the first of a series of webinars on heart failure management, Dr. Philip B. Adamson gives an overview of the CardioMEMS HF System and shares a case study highlighting the management of HF using pulmonary artery (PA) pressure.

Name Discover the CardioMEMS™ HF System—Ambulatory PA Pressure Treatment Strategies

Dr. William T. Abraham discusses treatment guidelines for managing trends of ambulatory pulmonary artery (PA) pressures.

Name Discover the CardioMEMS™ HF System—Implementing the CardioMEMS HF System into the Management of Your Heart Failure Patients

Dr. Robert Hull and Dr. Bradford Warden discuss how they have successfully implemented the CardioMEMS™ HF System into their practice.

Name Discover the CardioMEMS™ HF System—Implementation and Workflow Best Practices, Case 1

Dr. J. Thomas Heywood and his team discuss their heart failure recovery and research program.

Name Discover the CardioMEMS™ HF System—Implementation and Workflow Best Practices, Case 2

Dr. Rita A. Jermyn and Kathleen O’Donnell, RN, discuss how they have successfully implemented the CardioMEMS™ HF System into a congestive heart failure program.

Name Discover the CardioMEMS™ HF System—Understanding and Using PA Pressures to Better Manage Your HF Patients

Dr. Sitaramesh Emani and Dr. Veronica Franco discuss the principles of hemodynamic monitoring in heart failure and how to translate this into the use of pulmonary artery (PA) pressure monitoring in order to better manage your heart failure patients.

Name Discovering the CardioMEMS™ HF System—Identifying Patients That Can Benefit from PA Pressure Monitoring

Dr. Brian Jaski describes his approach to identifying patients for this novel technology to ensure successful patient outcomes.

Name Dr. Philip Adamson Presents Breakthroughs in the Management of HF Patients

In this video, Dr. Adamson discusses a major breakthrough in heart failure disease management and the importance of neuro-hormonal interventions in treating HF patients. He also presents key clinical data that show the benefits of remote patient monitoring using the CardioMEMS™ HF System.

Name Quadripolar Pacing Technology: Improving Outcomes and Reducing Costs

In the first of two webinars on quadripolar pacing, Dr. Mintu Turakhia and Dr. Raffaele Corbisiero give an overview of the Quadra Assura™ CRT-D and Quartet™ LV lead system.

Name Trends in Triple Chamber Pacing: The Role of CRT-P

In our second installment, Dr. Andrew Brenyo discusses biventricular synchronization in pacemaker patients and the benefits of quadripolar CRT-P technology.

Name The VAD Paradigm Series

Access the latest discussions and case studies from experts in the field of ventricular assist device (VAD) therapy.

 

Courses and training videos

Integrated HF System Website on Merlin.net™ PCN

Our course provides detailed training for clinic customers who implant and manage patients with our CardioMEMS™ HF System, ICD and CRT devices. Integrating PA pressures with HF diagnostics from our ICD and CRT devices in one place allows you to make educated decisions, faster. Please use the interactive reference guide to learn more.

 Integrated HF Website on Merlin.net™ PCN

Or view select individual learning modules specifically for management of CardioMEMS HF System patients:

Clinic Administration Settings
Clinic Thresholds and Notifications
Customized DirectCall Message
Patients of Interest Report

Mechanical circulatory support

Find learning opportunities about our mechanical circulatory support products.

 Thoratec University

Additional learning options

Contact your St. Jude Medical representative for information about training and education opportunities or about visiting one of our Advanced Technology Centers.