12 Lead Interpretation for Acute Coronary Syndrome

8:00 AM to 12:00 PM


1423 N. Jefferson Ave. Springfield, MO 65802   View map

Registration Dates – Please click on desired date below:

February 24, 2017 (8:00am-12:00pm)
May 26, 2017 (8:00am-12:00pm)
August 4, 2017 (8:00am-12:00pm)
December 1, 2017 (8:00am-12:00pm)


Course Information:

Description and Target Audience: This course is designed to provide nurses and other healthcare professionals with criteria to identify EKG changes caused by myocardial ischemia or injury.

At the end of this course, participants should be able to:
1. List steps necessary to acquire a clear and accurate 12 lead EKG.
2. Describe the criteria for ST elevation MI on the 12 lead EKG.
3. Identify patterns of myocardial ischemia and infarction.
4. Compare EKG changes to location of MI.
5. Identify the EKG changes that imitate the patterns of myocardial ischemia and injury.

Carol Bland, RN, BSN
Enterprise Educator
Education Center

Cathy Sherrer, RN, BSN, MSN, NP-C
Enterprise Educator
Education Center
We reserve the right to substitute faculty.

EKG Changes of Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction
EKG Changes of Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction and Imitators
Evaluations/Statements of Credit/Adjournment


Testing: None


Certification Length: None


Includes: Course Syllabus


Fee: $60.00 or $50.00 for students


Educational Credit:

Cox College Interprofessional Simulation & Education Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

3.75 Contact Hours

Accreditation approval only refers to this educational activity and does not imply endorsement of any commercial products by CoxHealth or any proprietary entity producing health care goods or services.

Participants will receive statements of credit at the end of the program when all requirements for credit have been met. Satisfactory completion of objectives will occur through course attendance. Therefore contact hours will be given only for hours the participant attends. In order to receive a statement of credit, all participants must sign-in at the registration desk, turn in a completed evaluation form at the end of the program, pass a written test, and demonstrate the skills necessary to complete this course.

Information presented during this activity represents the views and opinions of the presenters and does not necessarily constitute the opinion, endorsement of, or promotion by CoxHealth.

No sponsorship or commercial support has been received for this activity. No Off Label medications or medical devices will be discussed.

All speakers and planning committee members for this activity have indicated they do not have any conflicts of interest or significant financial affiliations with any pharmaceutical or medical device companies. Planning committee members and speakers have created this activity without bias or influence from all external commercial entities.