Looking for an efficient way to train your device clinic staff?

PrepMD offers onsite and online training complimented with tailored competency assessment evaluations on the fundamentals of cardiac rhythm management device operations. The PrepStart goal is help you develop a plan and support your efforts in conducting competency training in the fundamentals of pacemaker and ICD operations for your device staff.

Onsite Training

Select from 7 weeks of didactic sessions to customize a solution to fit your staff needs. Training sessions run 3 sessions a year beginning in the months of February, May, and September. Select the schedule and modules according to you specific training needs and goals.

Online Training

Students receive online course work before (preparatory) during (reinforcement) and after (sustainment) onsite training.

Assessment Testing

Online competency assessment testing is available to help direct training efforts, define needs, or monitor progress after completing their training.

PrepMD customizes tailored assessment solutions by working with you to establish a schedule for periodic training assessments to monitor employee progress through the curriculum. Assessments are built around the core competencies.

  • The IBHRE Examinees Overview of Core Concepts & Fundamentals
  • Test your Practical Understanding of Device Therapy
  • Cardiovascular Foundations for Understanding Device Therapy
  • Fundamentals of ECGs and Rhythm Analysis
  • Fundamentals of Cardiac Pacing 101 – Terms and Concepts
  • Fundamentals of Cardiac Pacing 102 – Device Operations
  • Clinical Foundations for ICD Therapies
  • Intermediate Level Cardiac Pacing Technologies
  • Understanding the Pacemaker Implant
  • ICD Technology – Sensing and Detection
  • Cardiac Rhythm Management for the Heart Failure Patient
  • Non Rhythm Related Cardiovascular Disease
  • The IBHRE Examinees Overview of Core Concepts & Fundamentals
  • Test your Practical Understanding of Device Therapy
  • Cardiovascular Foundations for Understanding Device Therapy
  • Fundamentals of ECGs and Rhythm Analysis
  • Fundamentals of Cardiac Pacing 101 – Terms and Concepts
  • Fundamentals of Cardiac Pacing 102 – Device Operations
  • Clinical Foundations for ICD Therapies
  • Intermediate Level Cardiac Pacing Technologies
  • Understanding the Pacemaker Implant
  • ICD Technology – Sensing and Detection
  • Cardiac Rhythm Management for the Heart Failure Patient
  • Non Rhythm Related Cardiovascular Disease
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Cardiovascular Anatomy and Physiology
  • Demonstrate ability to assess non-paced ECG analysis
  • Identify the indications for pacemaker implantation
  • Demonstrate competency in the use of the PSA
  • Demonstrate the ability to assess appropriate single-chamber pacemaker function from the surface ECG
  • Describe the timing cycles of a dual-chamber pacemaker
  • Demonstrate the ability to assess capture and sensing in a dual-chamber pacemaker utilizing the surface ECG and the IEGM
  • Demonstrate the ability to manage the intra-operative testing during an
  • ICD implantation (including DFT Testing)
  • Identify the ability to troubleshoot dual-chamber function (Upper Rate Behavior, PMT and Crosstalk)
  • Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot dual-chamber pacemaker malfunctions
  • Show understanding of the basic principles of Sensing, Detection and Therapy in an ICD
  • Demonstrate knowledge concerning ICD programming and troubleshooting
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