18NE028 - Health Care Provider Basic Life Support (BLS)

Feb 20, 2018 Closed Nursing

18NE028 - Health Care Provider Basic Life Support (BLS)

Description

The Healthcare Provider BLS course is designed for health care professionals who wish to perform the skills of basic life support, which includes knowledge of the AHA Chain of Survival:

One and two man CPR for the adult
Child and infant CPR
Response to choking (both conscious and unconscious) in the adult, child, and infant
Airway management techniques
Use of the AED

Successful completion includes passing a written exam (score 84 an above) at the start of class and skills testing throughout.

This course is offered three additional dates in 2018:
March 23rd
June 12th
November 13th

Target Audience

Physicians, RNs, LPNs, NPs, nursing assistants, medical assistants, and all other health care providers

Objectives

  • Name the links in the American Heart Association (AHA) adult Chain of Survival and state the importance of each link
  • Name the major science updates in the 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC
  • State and demonstrate the basic steps of CPR for adults
  • Demonstrate how to perform 2-rescuer team CPR
  • Demonstrate the use of an AED
  • Discuss and demonstrate the basic steps of CPR for children and infants
  • Demonstrate how to relieve choking in responsive and unresponsive victims one year of age and older

Sessions

Filled 18NE028 - Health Care Provider Basic Life Support (BLS)
2/20 9:00 AM–11:30 AM

Credits

.200 CEU

The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.20 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

2.000 CNE Contact Hours

2.0 CNE Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1612 The Mountain Area Health Education Center is an Approved Provider of continuing nursing Education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Fees

Brochure / Registration Form