Professional Education Basics and Beyond Day 1

BIOTRONIK Device Therapies for Allied Health Professionals: Basics and Beyond: Day 1


Hemodynamic Considerations of Implantable Devices
Dr. Hayes discusses factors contributing to cardiac hemodynamics and how to program to optimize hemodynamics for pacemaker and ICD patients.


Basic Timing Cycles
In this workshop, Dr. Hayes discusses single chamber and dual chamber device timing cycles.

Day 1 - Part 3

Pacemaker Workshop: Case-Based Approach
In this workshop, we use case studies to discuss how to interpret certain pacemaker diagnostics for device troubleshooting, as well as programming options to address each issue.


Paced ECG Interpretation
In this workshop, Dr. Hayes walks through a simple process for interpreting paced ECG rhythms using real world examples for practice.


Device Diagnostics: Case Based Approach
In this workshop we use case studies to review the diagnostics available to help diagnose chronotropic incompetence, discuss the difference between atrial tach and mode switch criteria, discuss the importance of interpreting the sensing test, review the CRT Interrupt alert and how to manage, as well as utilizing Home Monitoring diagnostics for managing heart failure patients.

Continuing Education Hours

The program is recognized for 4 hours of continuing education credit each day, for a total of 12 hours; California Board of Registered Nursing credit provider CEP17525. These CE credits are recognized for registered nurses. Attendees need to view all content that was presented on a given day in order to receive continuing education credit. Once you have completed all of the day 1 content, please send an email to to request a certificate of completion for your records. Note: Allied Health Professionals are responsible to confirm CE credit acceptance with their individual licensing board.

David Hayes

David Hayes, MD

Chief Medical Officer