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The ACC Now Invites you to Become a Cardiovascular Team Member
As an active CCI registrant with at least two years experience in your field you can apply for the Cardiovascular Team Membership with the American College of Cardiology.
Cardiovascular Technologists practicing in the US are invited to apply to become Cardiovascular Team members of the ACC. CV Technologists include:
You are on the front lines every day, working with physicians and cardiovascular care team members alike to make and execute the best medical decisions possible with flawless precision. Keeping up-to-date on the latest pharmaceuticals, technology and guidelines can be daunting. The ACC can help.
The ACC invites cardiovascular technologists, including sonographers, electrophysiology specialists, invasive specialists and vascular specialists, to become Cardiovascular Team members of the ACC. Applicants must be certified as a RCCS, RCES, RCIS, RCS, or RVS by Cardiovascular Credentialing International and have two or more years of experience in their field. No other organization can match the ACC's cardiovascular education and networking opportunities.
What do you get for your membership dollars? You’ll gain access to benefits worth nearly $2,000 annually.
As a Member you can:
•Save time by staying up-to-date on the latest in CV medicine with personalized email digests
•Access the latest guidelines—including on-the-go with ACC’s new guidelines app
•Read about the latest clinical developments in five JACC journals: The Journal of the American College of Cardiology, JACC: Imaging, JACC: Interventions, JACC: Heart Failure and JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology.
•Network with over 47,000 cardiovascular professionals in similar practice settings
•Participate in a variety of working groups just for the Cardiovascular Team—sorted by professional type and interest area, including Advocacy, Education and more
•Focus on your specialty and/or interest area with ACC’s 16 Member Sections—including a Member Section dedicated to the Cardiovascular Team
•Stay up-to-date with 300+ FREE educational opportunities, many of which offer CE credit
•Get the latest news and guidelines with personalized email digests
•Gain an advocate for your interests, as we fight for your priorities in all aspects of practice—from certification to reimbursement and to federal and state representatives, regulatory bodies and payers.
•Save with deep discounts on digital products and live courses—including savings on the ACC Annual Scientific Session worth more than the cost of membership alone!
•Gain unrestricted access to ACC’s new website, filled with the latest news and information
•Influence College initiatives and direction through participation on Councils, Committees, and Working Groups—there’s a CVT Member on nearly committee working to ensure your voice is heard.
•Advance your career with ACC’s Mentoring Program, and research funding and collaboration tools
•Receive membership in your local chapter for additional networking and educational opportunities locally
•Access mobile applications that help you have more productive conversations with patients about their conditions, treatments and care maintenance
For more information and to access an application, visit: http://www.acc.org/membership/become-a-member/cardiovascular-technologist.