Chest Pain Center Accreditation International
CPC v5 Is an operational model merging the latest scientific evidence with process improvement initiatives for the care of the patient suspected of having a myocardial infarction.
CPC v5 combines evidence-based science, quality initiatives, ACC/AHA guidelines and clinical best-practices to produce the most effective care delivery model for Low Risk, NSTEMI/UA, STEMI and Resuscitation. The focus of CPC v5 is to optimize resource utilization and to improve patient outcomes. CPC v5 was engineered by a team of over 50 nationally recognized healthcare leaders with specialties in emergency and observation medicine, interventional cardiology, hospitalist, executive administration, social work, nursing, information technology, and governmental policies.