Quality Improvement for Institutions


ACC Quality Summit

Thank you to everyone who submitted an Abstract for the ACC Quality Summit!

Congratulations to the Top Six ePoster Winners!

First Place

Second Place

Third Place

A Standardized Approach to Heparin Management During Cardiac Catheterization

Is Same Day Discharge After Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Safe?

Effect and Safety of Universal High-Dose Hydration Protocol on Post-PCI Serum Creatinine: a 4-year Cumulative Experience

Presenting Authors: Hussein Almadhoun, MD, RPh, MSc Clinical Pharm
Stephanie Edwin, PharmD, BCPS-AQ Cardiology

Presenting Author: Sonal A. Patel, MMS, PA-C

Presenting Author: Fathi Ali, MD

Ascension St. John Hospital and Medical Center

Rush University Medical Center

TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center


Honorable Mention #1

Honorable Mention #2

Honorable Mention #3

Care Transition Team Reduces Heart Failure Readmissions

Application of novel 1 hour troponin algorithm in risk stratification of patients presenting with chest pain to the Strong Memorial Hospital Emergency Department.

Prevalence, Co-Morbidities and Treatment of Clinically-Defined Severe Familial Hyperlipidemias in Patients with Early CHD in a Local ACC NCDR PCI Registry

Presenting Author: Julie Merz

Presenting Author: Kimberly M. Hsu, MD

Presenting Author: Danni Fu, MD

Rush University Medical Center

University of Rochester

Northwell Health System

Congratulation to our People's Choice ePoster Winner!

Cardiac Rehab Referral Placed Prior to Discharge

Lydia Vincent, BSN RN

Eisenhower Medical Center

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