**KADLEC EMPLOYEES: PLEASE REGISTER VIA HEALTHSTREAM LEARNING CENTER**
This is a 2 day course!
Day 1: 7:45 am - 5:00 pm
Day 2: 7:45 am - 3:15 pm
This course requires the participant to pick up and STUDY an ACLS Provider Manual (from the Kadlec Education Department office, 2nd floor Mountain Pavilion, KRMC).
The learner will show an improved knowledge of proficiency in providing BLS care, including prioritizing chest compressions and integrating use of an AED; recognize and manage cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post-cardiac care and demonstrate effective communication as a member or leader of a resuscitation team. This course is designed for RNs and others per their job description.
This course provides 11 Contact Hours (CNEs).
At the conclusion, participants should be able to:
-Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients
-Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use
-Recognize Respiratory Arrest
-Perform early management of Respiratory Arrest
-Discuss early recognition and management of ACS, including appropriate disposition
-Discuss early recognition and management of Acute Stroke, including appropriate disposition
-Recognize bradyarrhythmias and tachyarrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome
-Perform early management of bradyarrhythmias and tachyarrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome
-Recognize cardiac arrest
-Perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post-cardiac arrest care
-Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team
-Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team
-Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance
-Discuss how the use of rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes
-Define systems of care
Successful Completion Requirements
Be registered for this activity, sign the Verification of Attendance Form at the registration desk, attend the entire event, pass all skills tests, pass the written test with an 84% or higher, and complete and submit the Evaluation Form(s) and the Verification of Attendance Form to the Registration Desk before you leave at the conclusion.
This course follows the American Heart Association (AHA) Guidelines. Certification requires successful completion of skills stations, written exam and demonstration of adult BLS.
Non-Endorsement of Products
The American Nurses Association's accredited provider status refers only to continuing nursing education activities and does not imply that there is real or implied endorsement of any product, service, or company referred to in this activity nor of any company subsidizing costs related to the activity.
Off Label Product Use
The activity does not include any unannounced information about off label use of a product for a purpose other than that for which it was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Kadlec Regional Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Washington State Nurses Association Continuing Education Approval & Recognition Program (CEARP), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Members of the committee involved with planning this educational activity including the instructor, Nurse Planner(s), and Content Expert(s) have disclosed they have no real or perceived financial, professional or personal conflict of interest. There is no commercial support or sponsorship associated with this event and no endorsement of products in conjunction with this activity.
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and efficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials; do not represent income to the Association.
Due to the need to facilitate the number of instructors and resources, this course will have a close date. If you feel that you need to cancel, you must do so prior to this close date in order to receive a refund. After the close date, you will only receive a refund if you are unable to attend due to medical/emergency reasons. (Contact firstname.lastname@example.org)
We reserve the right to cancel a class due to insufficient registrations. If class is cancelled, you will receive a refund. Attempts will be made to notify participants as soon as possible. Please note: If you have already received the course manual(s), you will only receive a partial refund until it is returned to the Education Department.
If you have any special considerations or needs we should be aware of in your participation in this course, please let us know by emailing email@example.com and by letting your instructor know at the beginning of class.
Questions? Please contact the Education Department at (509) 942-2600 or firstname.lastname@example.org.