Course Goal: To improve patient survival by emphasizing integration of basic life support CPR with advanced cardiovascular life support techniques and effect team dynamics.
Audience: Healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes physicians, nurses, EMTs, emergency room and ICU staff and others who require ACLS course completion for workplace duties.
Content: Introduction to BLS and ACLS surveys, management of respiratory emergencies, immediate post - cardiac care, peri - arrest rhythms, acute coronary syndrome, stroke and Megacode treatment.
Certification: A course completion card is issued upon successful course completion.
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