Updates & News

President’s Message: A Fond Farewell

February is Heart Month and I would like to be one of the first to wish you a Happy Cardiovascular Professionals Week (this year February 12-18, 2023). According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the US, every 34 seconds a person dies from cardiovascular disease and every 40 seconds a person […]

Are You Making a Resolution in the New Year?

A Message from the President, Letitia Esbenshade-Smith, MS Ed, RCES, RCIS – January 5, 2023 Happy New Year! I could guess that you, like me, have a list of resolutions for the New Year. Most years I’m pretty good about writing them down and have been OK with accomplishing the first few on the list. […]

Holiday Hours

The CCI headquarters office will be closed December 23, December 26 and January 2 in observance of the holidays.

Happy Holidays from CCI!

Thank you to all who have completed the Readex compensation survey. To confirm, the raw data collected by Readex is specific to each credential holder which is why you receive a reminder email if you have not completed the survey. Further, the individual data will not be shared with CCI until it is aggregate and […]

Readex Compensation Survey

As November draws to an end I can’t help but ask, “Where has the year gone?” The world has definitely re-opened and things have ramped up at warp speed~! As the year is winding down, we have been working to complete two of our 2022 projects: A Compensation Survey and a new CCI Website. CCI […]

Learn for a lifetime with Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

A Message from the president, Letitia Esbenshade-Smith, MS Ed, RCES, RCIS October 8, 2022 – Last spring I had the pleasure of attending both the American College of Cardiology and Heart Rhythm Society annual meetings in Washington DC and San Francisco, respectively. It was wonderful to be back to in-person meetings and to reconnect with […]

2023 Cardiovascular Educators’ Forum, Call for Presentations – Now Open!

CCI is seeking presentations for the 2023 Cardiovascular Educators Forum which will be held April 21-22, 2023 in Scottsdale, AZ. We are eager for your expertise. We are seeking proposals in a variety of presentation formats that will provide attendees with robust discussions, exploration of strategies, sharing of tools and examples of best practices in […]

Item Writing Summit

A Message from the president, Letitia Esbenshade-Smith, MS Ed, RCES, RCIS September 1, 2022 – My President’s message in October 2021 asked if there was interest in volunteering with CCI. A resounding “yes” was received by over 90 of you inquiring about volunteering! Those who were interested submitted their resumes and the resumes were passed […]