16th Congress, ACS Abstracts

The following are ACS Abstracts presented at the 16th Congress, which took place April 24-25, 2013 in Orlando, Florida.

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AMI Core Measure Success

Addressing the Root Cause Decreasing Length of Stay for Low Risk Chest Pain Patients

Bystander CPR Education

Decrease in First Medical Contact to Balloon Time From a Non PCI Referral Hospital

Developing a Same-Day PCI (Percutaneous Coronary Intervention) Program

Dial, Dont Drive

Early Follow-Up of STEMI Patients and Impact on 30-Day Readmission Rates

Effect of Collaboration of Care Between Cardiac Cath Lab & Emergency Department Staff on Door-to-Balloon Times

Implementation of an Inpatient Chest Pain Response

Improving ACCESS to Ambulatory Heart and Vascular Services

Improving Quality Indicators for the Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction Impact of the Disease-Specific Care Certification

Improving Troponin Turnaround Time (TAT) in the Emergency Department

Learn Your Heart From the Inside Out!

Night and Day Differences in Evaluation for Patients Entered Into A Low-Risk Cardiac Protocol

Optimizing STEMI Recognition at Every Portal

Positive Impact of 247 Laboratory Phlebotomists in the Emergency Department

Pre-Hospital Provder Involvement - The Key to Success in Regionalizing STEMI Care

Pre-Hospital STEMI focused Education Program

Prevalence and Implications of Severe Anxiety in Emergency Department Patients with Chest Pain

Reducing D2B Time with a Drive-By Process

STEMI Alert Real-Time Data Feedback A Patient Quality of Care Initiative

STEMI EMS Feedback Program

Telemedicine Network in the Largest Brazilian Private Health Care Provider The First Year of Experience for Teleconsultation in Cardiology

The Development of an Emergent Cardiac Response Team

The Effect of Community Education Intervention on Patients Presenting to the Emergency Room within Two Hours of Symptom Onset30 Day Drug-in-Hand Programt