DCDD Heart Recovery: Achieving the Impossible Through Innovative Perfusion Technologies

When:
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
2:00-3:00pm ET/ 11:00am - 12:00pm PT         

Purpose/Goal:

With many Organ Procurement Organizations (OPOs) facing an increase in the number of Donation after Circulatory Determination of Death (DCDD) cases yearly, the opportunity to save lives has grown significantly, especially with the evolvement of DCDD organ recovery practices. In this course we will examine the importance of expanding the pool of available hearts through DCDD. Continued advancements in perfusion technologies demonstrate what was once considered impossible is here in the present and being performed successfully around the country!

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the webinar, participants should be able to:

  • Apply methodologies learned to successfully facilitate DCDD heart recoveries.
  • Summarize the additional needs of DCDD heart procurement cases.
  • Identify the continued advancements of DCDD heart procurement.
  • Discuss the ethical considerations associated with DCDD heart recoveries.
  • List the programs actively pursuing DCDD Heart procurements.

Moderator/Speakers:

  • Andrew Mullins MBA, FACHE
  • Jessica Demchak BSN, RN, CPTC
  • Amy L. Friedman MD, FACS
  • Matt Wingler, CPTC (Moderator)

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Target Audience:
Members of the donation and transplantation community serving diverse populations to include administrators, coordinators, physicians, nurses, surgeons, managers, quality improvement specialists, social workers, and other donation and transplantation center professionals and their colleagues.

Continuing Education:
CEPTC - The Organ Donation and Transplantation Alliance is offering 1.0 Category I CEPTC credit from the American Board for Transplant Certification. Certified clinical transplant and procurement coordinators and certified clinical transplant nurses seeking CEPTC credit must complete the evaluation form within 30 days of viewing the recording.

Nursing - The Organ Donation and Transplantation Alliance is offering 1.0 hour of continuing education credit for this offering, approved by The California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP17117. 

 

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Webinar - DCDD Heart Recovery: Achieving the Impossible Through Innovative Perfusion Technologies

  • Tuesday Mar 31 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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