CHAMP Program CHAMP Team
CHAMP Program CHAMP Team

CHAMP® (Cardiac High Acuity Monitoring Program) is a multi-disciplinary based team that works to meet the needs of the most complex cardiac population with single-ventricle heart disease. The program monitors patients between the critical first and second stages (before stage II Glenn surgery). This program is supplementary to your child’s primary cardiologist, who they will work with until adulthood. The parents are a significant part of this team, engaged and empowered to assist in the medical care of their child when at home.



CHAMP Coordinators

Amy Ricketts, RN

Champ Providers

Lori Erickson RN, CPNP, APRN
Hayley Hancock MD, Medical Director of CHAMP
Ryan Romans MD

CHAMP Nutrition

Whitney Lang RD, LD, MS

Social Work

Melissa Loper, LCSW
Erin Perez, LCSW

Cardiac Psychology

Jami Gross-Toalson Ph.D.


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