Transitions of Care Summit
Our April 2018 Anticoagulation Boot Camp featured content focusing on Transitions of Care. This summit included highlights of innovative programs, patient case studies and ideas for practice improvement in all aspects of patient transition. Portions of the summit are available for review.
AC Forum Bootcamp - Denver 2019
These compact 2-day meetings provide a curriculum perfect for those new to the field of anticoagulation, looking for a refresher course or who are preparing for a certification exam. The curriculum will cover the essential aspects of anticoagulation, disease state, and drug management. All past programs have sold out and we anticipate strong interest as we offer this program regionally.
Vascular Protection Animated Lesson
Jeff Weitz, MD, FRCP(C), FACP
This short and concise animated video addresses the history of cardiovascular disease, the role of anticoagulation in vascular protection and an overview of the methods of treatment for thrombosis.
Efficiency and Effectiveness of Anticoagulation – Related Discharge Communication
Kelly Rudd, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, CACP
Dr. Rudd reviews her poster evaluating the effectiveness and efficiency of an anticoagulation discharge summary using 14 elements considered essential during care transitions (IPRO's Anticoagulation Discharge Communication tool). Results will help to inform improvements in future tools. Originally presented at THSNA 2018.
Structure and Function of US Anticoagulation Clinics: An AC Forum Membership Survey
Geoffrey Barnes, MD, MSc
Dr. Barnes provides an overview of survey results from member clinics about their structure, function and services in his presentation from THSNA 2018. Thank you to our members for participating in this important survey. Read more detailed results in the Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis.
Boot Camp Fundamentals
Interested in seeing what Boot Camp is all about? Try a sampling of the fundamentals with 2.5 hours of free continuing education.
- Module 1: Hemostasis & Thrombosis Fundamentals, Dan Witt, PharmD, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
- Module 2: Clinical Application of Anticoagulant Drug Pharmacology, Sara R. Vazquez, PharmD, BCPS, CACP, Univ. of Utah Health Thrombosis Service
- Module 3: Reducing Risk & Maintaining Empathy: Legal Perspective, Jim Ruble, PharmD, JD, Associate Professor (Clinical), Pharmacotherapy Adjunct Associate Professor, Medical Ethics and Humanities, Ombudsman, Health Sciences, University of Utah