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Cardiology Update

1. there are no curbside consults to fellows for potential acute mi cases.  if there is any suspicion, any suspicion, call amac to activate the system, ie: 7 am to 10 pm m-f amac calls directly to the cath lab; after 10 pm amac calls the cath attending cell phone.
2. if you have a patient with an acute mi, call amac to activate the system, ie: 7 am to 10 pm m-f amac calls directly to the cath lab; after 10 pm amac calls the cath attending cell phone
3. if you want to directly call the cath lab, thats ok, but also let amac do their thing
4. for acute mi, conversation with the cath attending should be ed attending (preferred) or senior resident to the cath attending – no junior resident nor intern should be presenting to the cath attending – one more time – conversation with the cath attending should be ed attending (preferred) or senior resident to the cath attending – no junior resident or intern should be presenting to the cath attending
5. if you have a nonacute cardiac patient and need to discuss with eps ccu or cath fellow, call amac and be explicit exactly who you want – this is only for nonemergent patients.  if amac has not idea who is on, tell them to go to “amion” and on the far right click on “amion” and then password is “mscardio”
6. when you call an attending for an admission please make sure you have a clear concise assessment and plan

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November 11th, 2008 at 2:34 pm

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