Virtual Nurse Curriculum Course

Dates: 1st, 3rd & 5th Thursdays, May – July and September – December, 2023
Location: Virtual

The virtual course is taking place on Thursdays from 5 – 7:30 p.m. Eastern on a bi-weekly basis May through July and September through December. Each of the thirteen sessions consists of a didactic portion followed by a panel discussion and will provide detailed knowledge, stimulate critical thinking, and highlight management skills that are necessary to provide care for the most fragile cardiovascular patients and their families. Can’t make a session? They will be recorded for viewing at your convenience. Each participant will receive a copy of the PCICS Nurse Curriculum book.

Virtual Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Review Course

This virtual, three-day course will provide a comprehensive review of the didactic content in the PCICS Advanced Practice Provider Curriculum book - a compilation of peer-reviewed, evidence-based education modules containing detailed information and recommended reading on topics necessary for managing CICU patients. This course is eligible for CME and Nursing CE hours.

The three-day course will be held on the following dates and times:

Date: May 10, 2023
Location: Virtual
10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Eastern
Date: May 22, 2023
Location: Virtual
10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Eastern
Date: June 6, 2023
Location: Virtual
10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Eastern


Bootcamp for Advanced Nurses, APPs, and Fellows

Date: May 30 – 31, 2023
Location: Cincinnati Children’s, Cincinnati, OH

This two-day course will provide a combination of didactic content and interactive breakouts that incorporate application of knowledge and simulation. Advanced CICU topics will be presented including ventilation and cardiopulmonary interactions, utilization of echo and cardiac cath data in the CICU, temporary pacemaker troubleshooting, management of residual lesions, difficult conversations and team training, and much more. The course will be taught by PCICS experts and both faculty and participants will be multidisciplinary (RNs, APPs, physicians). This course is eligible for CME and nursing CE hours.

Date:  May 30, 2023
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Eastern
Date: May 31, 2023
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Eastern

The recommended hotel is the Graduate Cincinnati Hotel.