This course is for Healthcare Professionals who either direct or participate in th emanagement of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies.-- MD's, NP's, Physcian Assistants, RN's , Paramedics, etc. with prior critical care expierence and a working knowledge of EKG's.
Prequisite -- Providers who take the full ACLS Course Must be proficient in the following :
* Performing High Quality BLS Skills through the use of the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC
* Reading and interpreting electrocardiograms (ECG's)
* Understanding ACLS drugs
* Bag-Mask Ventilations
* Complete ACLS Pre Course Self-Assessment and Checklist ECG rhythm identification, pharmacology, and
practical applications available on the ACLS Student website ( www.heart.org/eccstudent)
*All students must have a current text book ($40.00) and All Students must complete the Prepatory exam if they do not have this completed they will not be allowed to complete the course.
This is a classroom based course where Healthcare Providers can enhance their skills in treating Adult Patients in Cardiac Arrest or other Cardiopulmonary Emergencies.
It is an Advanced Instructor led program that highlights the inportance of Team Dynamics and Communication, Algorithems of Care and Post-Cardiac Arrest Care. It also includes Care of Acute Coronary and Stroke syndromes. It covers Advanced Airway Management and Pharmacology. In this course you will be tested in group stations on skills and a Written Exam. Upon completion you will receive a American Heart Course Completion Card which is good for 2yrs.
Calssroom Hours - 10Hrs. - 2-days
Please note there will be a $35.00 processing fee plus the cost of the book ($40.00) which will be charged to your account for ALL cancellations 72hrs prior to class start date. . If you drop the class within 48 hours of the course start date there will be no refund