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2019 Two-Day Classes

January 10th & 11th
March 28th & 29th
May 29th & 30th
September 11th & 12th
November 5th & 6th

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Location: Ransom Memorial Health Conference Rooms

Contact Hours

This class is 14 contact hours

Prerequisites

An online pretest with a passing score is required to enter this class.
Cardiac Dysrhythmia class MUST be taken for first time certification.
All participants must have a current CPR card and demonstrate proficiency in CPR during class.

Class Fees

No cost to RMH Staff/Affiliates
Non-RMH Staff/Affiliates $250
Registration is considered complete once payment is received.

What You Will Learn

  • Demonstrate proficiency in the medical management of witnessed and unwitnessed arrest
  • Describe the use of an automated external defibrillator in an arrest situation
  • Define the primary and secondary ABCD’s of ACLS
  • Demonstrate the establishment of a patient airway, including use of airway devices and adjuncts
  • Comprehend and apply Cardiac Arrest Algorithm, including the medications used and differentiate the causes
  • Comprehend and apply the ACLS Algorithms for VF; Pulseless V-Tach; Asystole; and PEA
  • Comprehend and apply the ACLS Algorithms for Bradycardia; Tachycardia – both stable and unstable; and Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Name the appropriate evaluation sequence for a patient presenting with signs and symptoms of a Stroke; including the thrombolytic therapy for Ischemic Stroke
  • Demonstrate CPR skills including AED Use in classroom lab; Demonstrate proficiency to “Run-the-Code” using ACLS approach

Cancellation

A full refund will be given if cancellation is made within 48 hours of scheduled class. No refund will be given after the 48-hour deadline except in case of emergency. A $50.00 payroll deduction will be applied for no call/no show. Full refunds are given if RMH cancels the class.

Book Fee (if not returned)

RMH Staff/Affiliates: If the book is not returned at the conclusion of the class, you will be charged a $50 book fee by payroll deduction.

Non-RMH Staff/Affiliates: The cost of the book is included in the class fee.

Questions?

Call Debra Donoghue, RN, at (785) 229-8404 or debrad@ransom.org