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Maker of the World's Smallest Heart Pump Brings Mobile Learning Lab to MountainView Hospital

MountainView Hospital January 03, 2017

MountainView Hospital  will host a Mobile Learning Lab, a highly interactive, facilitated learning experience brought directly to the hospital with the goal of training hospital staff on one of the newest, minimally-invasive heart support and recovery technologies.The Mobile Learning Lab will be at MountainView Hospital on Jan. 4.

The world’s smallest heart pump, is a minimally-invasive heart pump that offers hemodynamic support for patients during certain heart procedures – assisting the pumping function of the heart. The heart pumps are approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to provide treatment during elective, high-risk percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedures, and in the emergent treatment of cardiogenic shock, a condition that typically occurs during or after a heart attack.

The Mobile Learning Lab offers cardiologists, nurses and cath lab staff at MountainView Hospital a convenient opportunity to learn about how these heart pumps can best be used for those patients in critical need of cardiac support. The Mobile Learning Lab contains various simulators, animations and key information.

“Our community of patients and partners deserve the best therapies available. Our participation in the Mobile Learning Lab will ensure our staff is highly trained to effectively use one of the most innovative cardiology technology solutions available for our patients,” said Ann Carter, Director of Cardiovascular Services at MountainView Hospital.

Interested media, please call Jennifer McDonnell: (702) 962-9191

About MountainView Hospital:

MountainView Hospital is a state-of-the-art, full-service medical facility located in the heart of northwest Las Vegas, one of the fastest growing areas in the Valley. With a dedicated and talented staff of employees and outstanding physicians, MountainView Hospital is recognized for high patient satisfaction and for providing quality and compassionate care to our community since 1996. The hospital is a member of the respected Sunrise Health System consisting of Sunrise Hospital, Sunrise Children’s Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and several surgery and diagnostic imaging centers offering a complete range of specialized and technologically advanced services. @MountainViewLV

MountainView Hospital
3100 N. Tenaya Way, Las Vegas, NV 89128
www.mountainview-hospital.com

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