ACLS - Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support

ACLS - Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support

This course reflects new science in the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. It builds on the foundation of lifesaving BLS skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR.

This advanced course highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS).


Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills simulated clinical scenarios that encourage Active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Course Content

  • Basic life support skills, including effective chest compressions, use of a bag-mask device, and use of an AED
  • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Recognition and early management of peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia
  • Airway management
  • Related pharmacology
  • Management of ACS and stroke
  • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team
When:
  • Mar 29, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Jun 10, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sep 12, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Nov 21, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location:

Tri-County Health Care

Event Contact:

Renee Miller
renee.miller@tchc.org
218-632-8738

Event Cost:

$175

Max Attendance:

10