At the conclusion of the presentation, the learner will have greater understanding of the clinical impact of the final report and steps that can be taken to improve communication with the referring physician/nurse practitioner/physician assistant.
Understand that various protocol options are available besides just a rest-stress SPECT protocol which may be better suited for individual patients
13:30 - 13:50 - Appropriate Use: Are we Making Progress?
13:50 - 14:10 - Personalized Protocol Selection
14:10 - 14:30 - Optimizing the Clinical Value of Report
14:30 - 14:50 - Current Health Policy Issues: Implications for Patient Choice and Costs