Top cardiac specialists from Yavapai Regional Medical Center’s (YRMC’s) James Family Heart Center and leaders from its Patient Blood Management Program will join YRMC – Your Destination for Cardiac Care and Blood Management, a live-stream presentation and panel discussion.
The event will feature prominent heart specialists – a cardiologist, a cardiothoracic surgeon, an electrophysiologist, an interventional cardiologist – and knowledgeable blood management experts. These professionals will highlight the leading-edge, less-invasive procedures used to repair hearts at YRMC as well as how blood management strategies are significantly improving patient outcomes.
YRMC – Your Destination for Cardiac Care and Blood Management will be broadcast live from the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center in Prescott for the public to watch 6-8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 17, at YRMCHealthConnect.org/pbm.
What is a Healthcare Destination Program?
Healthcare destination programs are thriving, specialized medical programs – typically associated with hospitals – that patients seek out because of their:
Highly skilled physicians
“YRMC’s Heart Program and its Patient Blood Management Program check all of those boxes,” said Pierre Tibi, M.D., FACS, medical director of the James Family Heart Center at YRMC and YRMC’s Patient Blood Management Program. “It starts with our exceptional physicians, who were all trained at top heart programs. This team has worked together to expand our Heart Program and integrate blood management strategies that improve patient outcomes.”
A Lively Live-Stream Event
YRMC – Your Destination for Cardiac Care and Blood Management will include an energetic panel discussion with YRMC’s heart specialists and patient blood management experts. Those physicians and other YRMC leaders will also give interesting and informative talks on:
YRMC, A Destination for Hearts and Blood Management
John Amos, BS, MSM, president and chief executive officer, Yavapai Regional Medical Center
Launching YRMC Cardiology – A Journey to Better Outcomes for You
George Rizk, M.D., Invasive Cardiovascular Medicine, YRMC PhysicianCare
The Beat Goes On
Nisha Tung-Takher, M.D., cardiac electrophysiologist, YRMC PhysicianCare
Mending Hearts With Less Invasive Interventions
Soundos Moualla, M.D., FACC, FSCAI, structural and interventional cardiologist, YRMC PhysicianCare
Gwen Rhodes, RN, patient navigator, Yavapai Regional Medical Center
PBM at YRMC – Together We Are Doing Great Things
Elizabeth Black, Patient Blood Management program data manager,
Yavapai Regional Medical Center
Patient Blood Management – YRMC and Beyond
Pierre Tibi, M.D., FACS, medical director, Patient Blood Management and the James Family Heart Center at Yavapai Regional Medical Center
Ask the Experts – Panel Discussion
Pierre Tibi, M.D., FACS
Elizabeth Black, Patient Blood Management data manager, YRMC
Dale Black, Patient Blood Management program coordinator, YRMC
Soundos Moualla, M.D., FACC, FSCAI
George Rizk, M.D.
Nisha Tung-Takher, M.D.
To learn more about YRMC – Your Destination for Cardiac Care and Blood Management, visit YRMCHealthConnect.org/pbm. QCBN
By Bridget O’Gara
Bridget O’Gara is a freelance writer, communications strategist and project manager who specializes in health care. She works with mission-driven healthcare organizations, including hospitals, other healthcare providers and advocacy organizations.