4.0 Contact Hours approved for N
EMS hours applied for. This course is based on the American Heart Association 2015 Guidelines which is designed for previously ACLS trained healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. Pre-course assessment is required with a passing score of 70% to enter the course. Bring completed ACLS pre-test to class. Tuition does not include the required textbook. You may purchase textbook at the Continuing Education office for $40.00. Objectives: 1. Demonstrate the required assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; 2. Demonstrate the working knowledge of the core ACLS cases, CPR and AED and to manage the post-resuscitation period; 3. Demonstrate effective communication as a member or leader of a high performance team.