The Impella Basics Class is intended to educate Sharp Memorial Hospital staff involved in setting up and caring for patients needing the Impella percutaneous heart pump.
This course includes hands-on practice and will review the following:
- Patient selection and indications for use
- Roles in set up and insertion
- Possible complications associated with the Impella pump
- Removal process
If you need to cancel your registration for this event,
please call 1-800-827-4277 Monday through Friday, 7 am to 7 pm, or log in to your account to cancel online.
Please park in your regularly assigned parking area.
This class will be led by a representative from Abiomed.
All participants are required to complete the online Impella 2.5 and Impella CP Training Program prior to attending the class. To access the training program, please sign up online at www.abiomedtraining.com. The course will take approximately 45 minutes complete.
Once you are finished, please print out the CEU form and bring it with you to class as proof of completion.
This course is Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider No. 70) for 2.0 contact hours.
You must bring your RN license with you to the class to receive the CEUs.