Navigation Links
New RCSA Certification Curriculum Uses Angio Mentor Simulators for Advanced Training

MARGATE, Florida, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

RCSA™, in collaboration with Simbionix™, provides medical solutions for certification requirements. Learners include cardiovascular medical specialists, vascular medical specialists, cardiovascular assistants, medical simulation educators and others.


The Registry of Cardiovascular Specialists and Assistants (RCSA™) is a public, non-profit company that developed a challenging certification curriculum for cardiovascular professionals. Coursework incorporates a demanding training process that facilitates clinical and technical excellence in cognitive, procedural abilities and the development of critical, psycho-motor skills.

After completing their formal educational training, many medical professionals require additional specialized training to perform complex cardiovascular medical procedures.  

Mr. Charles Williams, RCSA's founder, said, "The cath lab is a fast-paced environment that requires attention to detail, quick assessment skills, and critical situational thought processes. Unfortunately, it doesn't provide the ideal learning environment." As a result, medical professionals often question if they are making the right decisions for a patient. RCSA was created to address this situation.  

Colleges and universities throughout the United States now use simulators to ensure that their graduating students receive the best motor-skill experiences and advanced academic training. RCSA will now utilize the Simbionix ANGIO Mentor simulator to provide senior cath lab specialists with needed skills and procedural knowledge. This multidisciplinary surgical simulator provides a realistic hands-on practice of endovascular procedures typically performed under fluoroscopy in the cath lab, interventional suite or an OR.

The course was developed by the RCSA and is the first of its kind that defines cardiovascular simulation training and certification processes to which we will and must adhere. In addition to the basic program, the RCSA team completed the advanced requirements for accreditation as medical instructors and evaluators, as well as the Standards of Training and Practice of Certified Cardiovascular Medical Simulation Trainers (CTAE).  

The continuing education accreditation process has been provided by the CaPCE, ASRT and the California Board of Registered Nurses, which are recognized by RCSA's worldwide cardiovascular professional counterparts. As a result, RCSA Simulation Certification Program attendees develop a professionally recognized skill set that is second-to-none in the field of cardiovascular medicine.

About Simbionix:

Simbionix is the world's leading provider of medical simulation training and education solutions for medical professionals and the healthcare industry.
Visit: http://www.simbionix.comFacebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Contact: Susan Vetrone, North American Director of Marketing
+1-216-229-2070 #180

Contact: Dr. Henry Pevsner, Chairman, Medical Director, CEO
Registry of Cardiovascular Specialists and Assistants (RCSA), 5667 NW 29th St, Margate, FL 33063
Telephone: +1-964-969-1315

SOURCE Simbionix Ltd.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Inostics Blood-based Mutation Testing Receives CLIA Certification
2. ILC Dover Receives Cleanroom Certification
3. CitiusTechs BI-Clinical Platform for Healthcare BI & Analytics Receives NCQA HEDIS Certification
4. Specialty Pharmacy Certification Board (SPCB) Approves Content for Certified Specialty Pharmacist (CSP) Certification Exam
5. Fully Automated Diagnostic Device Receives CE Certification; IDx LLC Planning For Rollout Across Europe
6. Echo Therapeutics Achieves ISO 13485 Certification
7. Cardium Receives ISO Certification for Excellagen
8. GlySure Earns ISO 13485 Certification
9. Specialty Practices Find Smoother Path to EHR Adoption and Meaningful Use Certification with Digital Writing Technology from Anoto
10. Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Announces Certification Program Changes
11. MDI Announces ISO 13485 Certification
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/12/2015)... the United States . By early next year, ... the United States . By early next year, ... The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Elekta and ... Tesla) MRI-guided linear accelerator in the United States ... a non-clinical capacity. Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... -- Use this report to: - Learn ... the medical membrane devices market. - Analyze the present ... medical membrane devices market including hemodialyzers, membrane oxygenators, intravenous ... devices. - Gain information on newly approved products, recalls ... Use this report to: - Learn about the performance, ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... CRANBURY, N.J. , Oct. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... that a securities fraud class action complaint was ... of New Jersey.  The complaint alleges that officers and ... Securities Exchange Act of 1934 between September 15, 2015 ... misleading statements about Amicus Therapeutics, business prospects.  Amicus is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/12/2015)... , ... October 12, 2015 , ... Advera Health ... no charge to qualified Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) in order to provide health plans, ... into their decision making process. In addition, the DSM is also being offered to ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... ... October 12, 2015 , ... To ... announced its charitable donation to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. The National Breast ... by breast cancer through early detection, education, and support services. , The annual ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... ... ... Clara dentist , Dr. Alan Frame, shares his insight on today’s dental hygiene and the ... “I want each one of my patients to be at their optimum level of health, ... implants dentist , Dr. Frame. He mentions, "As the white paper mentions, oral health care ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... ... October 12, 2015 , ... ... receive a Eugene Washington Engagement Award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) ... the research community. , The project, entitled “Training Patients with Asthma to ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... ... October 12, 2015 , ... ... secured a new corporate headquarters, located at 485 Madison Avenue, New York, NY ... and increased emphasis on cloud-based technology. , “Care to Care is a dynamic ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):