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Cardiovascular Health Program

2011 Nebraska Heart Disease and Stroke Practitioners Institute


April 14, 2011
7:00 am- 4:30 pm
Holiday Inn-Downtown
Lincoln, NE

This 1 day Institute will provide healthcare professionals with up-to-date information about preventing and managing cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease and their associated risk factors. Participants will increase their knowledge of new and current national treatment guidelines and recommendations, evidence-based best practices, strategies for improving disease management and control and networking with other health professionals.

Application for contact hours has been made to CNE-Net, the education division of the North Dakota Nurses Association, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Please call Sue DeBoer at the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, 402-471-6549 for more information about contact hours. Participants who sign in as required at the Institute, remain throughout the Institute, complete evaluations, and are present at the end of the Institute will receive a certificate of completion.>

The Nebraska Heart Disease and Stroke Practitioners Institute is supported by the Nebraska Cardiovascular Health Program through federal funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The planning partnership includes the American Heart Association, Nebraska Medical Center, Great Plains Regional Medical Center, Public Health Association of Nebraska, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services' Every Woman Matters Program & Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center.

For more information, contact the Nebraska Cardiovascular Health Program at 402-471-1823 or email

Contact Information:
Nebraska Cardiovascular Health Program
301 Centennial Mall South, P.O. Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
402-471-2101 or 1-800-745-9311