Managing Anticoagulation During the COVID-19 Pandemic
AC Forum will continue to offer guidance on how best to protect your patients and staff while providing anticoagulation management during this COVID-19 pandemic. Check back often for new updates!
Other Important Updates
Visit our Resource Library, access the COVID-19 tab on the left for many more specific resources.
Black Lives Matter
AC Forum is proud to stand with Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety by adding our voice to their campaign -- Black Lives Matter, Healthcare Inequalities, and the Need for Systemic Change -- find more here: http://ppahs.org/2020/06/black-lives-matter
News & Announcements:
November Webinar: 2020 ESC Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Atrial Fibrillation
Don’t miss our upcoming webinar on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 @ 12:00 PM ET.
Please join the Anticoagulation Forum for this webinar highlighting "2020 ESC guidelines for the diagnosis and management of AFib" featuring our guest speaker Dr. Gregory Y H Lip.
- Arthur Allen, PharmD, CACP
- Geoff Barnes, MD, MSc
- Gregory Y H Lip, MD
- Tracy Minichiello, MD
- Diane Wirth, ANP, CACP
Practitioner's Guide for Improving Oral Anticoagulant Use, Online CE from the FDA (CE), June 2020
Free 1-hour course from the FDA on all the fundamental aspects of oral anticoagulation management including overviews of disease state & risk assessment, warfarin, DOACs, DDIs and patient issues such as compliance & joint decision-making; slides and transcript available for download; 1 hour of continuing education credit is available for physicians, nurses & pharmacists until 6/1/23.
View Course Here
FDA-funded Anticoagulation Stewardship Guide
Download our new FDA-funded release, Core
Elements of the Anticoagulation Stewardship Program, which outlines systemic protocols
designed to improve the safety and quality of care for patients and reduce the adverse drug effects related
to anticoagulant medications.