Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider 12.14 8:00 AM
Any current active healthcare provider can take this course. The recommended prerequisites are: Performing BLS CPR skills according to the 2015 AHA guidelines; reading and interpreting ECGs; understanding ACLS drugs; and performing BLS and ACLS surveys.
This course is designed to give students the opportunity to practice and demonstrate proficiency in skills used in resuscitation including airway adjuncts, performing high quality CPR, using an AED, and a monitor/defibrillator. Students will practice the application of these skills in simulated cases and will practice in both team leader and team member roles.
Cost: Free to Jackson Hospital employees. This course is only open to Jackson Hospital staff for this class
ACLS provider manual is $41 and is available for purchase or loan (deposit $41)
Note: All ACLS participants must take a pre-course assessment and bring a copy of thecompletioncertificate to class
To access the pre-course assessment, the site and password are inside the front page of the provider manual. To access the student web site, go to www.heart.org/eccstudent then enter acls15.
Jackson Hospital is an ABN approved provider of continuing education for nurses. ABN Provider Number ABNPO132 Expires 6/2/21. Note: You must bring your CE card or License to receive ABN CE credit.
Note: Participants must take a pre-course assessment and review the new text prior to class.
To access the student website go to www.heart.org/eccstudent and enter acls15
Since the material now reflects the 2015 AHA guidelines, it is required participants take the pre-course assessment and have a passing score of 70% before attending the course. To access the pre-course exams, participants may look on the inside cover of the provider manual to get the student code and password. Print the certificate of completion and bring to the class. ACLS Provider manuals are available for purchase or loan in the Education Department on the second floor of the South Building.
|Location:||1 South Education Center Classroom|
|Cost:||no cost to hospital staff|