Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) - 2021

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Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) - 2021

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, response to choking (both conscious and unconscious) in the adult, child, and infant; airway management techniques; and use of the AED. Successful completion includes passing written exam (score 84 and above) at the end of class and skills testing throughout.

Multiple Dates to Chose From!

Pick the ONE that best fits your schedule.
In-person classes offered in the morning, afternoon, and evenings!



Also available BLS Online + In-person Option: Part 1 Online on your own + Part 2 Skills Practice and Part 3 Testing - In-person at MAHEC
www.onlineaha.org >course catalog >BLS for Healthcare Providers Online Part 1
Online course takes approximately 1-2 hours.
Fee: $31.00, payable to AHA
Print your certificate of completion.


Call Ronnie Metcalf at 828-257-4478 to schedule an appointment.
Fee: $35.00 Payable by credit card, cash or check made payable
to MAHEC
Fee waived for MAHEC employees
Bring your certificate of completion to your appointment.


The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.

Target Audience

RN, LPN, CNA, CMA, MD/DO, Dental Staff, Pharmacists, EMT/EMS/Paramedic, 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 2015 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 1 year of age and older

Faculty

  • Ronnie C. Metcalf, RN-BC, EdD, ONC

Sessions

Morning Sessions

Near Capacity BLS - June 3rd Session - Morning
6/3 8:00 AM–10:30 AM
BLS - August 5th Session - Morning
8/5 8:00 AM–10:30 AM
BLS - November 4th Session - Morning
11/4 8:00 AM–10:30 AM
Filled BLS - May 6th Session - Morning
5/6 8:00 AM–10:30 AM

Afternoon Sessions

BLS - September 13th Session - Afternoon
9/13 1:00 PM–3:30 PM
BLS - December 6th Session - Afternoon
12/6 1:00 PM–3:30 PM

Evening Sessions

BLS - July 15th Session - Evening
7/15 5:00 PM–7:30 PM
BLS - October 7th Session - Evening
10/7 5:00 PM–7:30 PM

Credits

BLS - June 3rd Session - Morning
  • .300 CEU

    June 3rd Session - Morning

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.3 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    June 3rd Session - Morning

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.5 Contact Hours.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    Nurse Practitioners - June 3rd Session - Morning

    Nurse Practitioners: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.50 contact hours.

  • 2.500 Nursing Contact Hours

    June 3rd Session - Morning

    2.5 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1786 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • 2.500 CME for Physician Assistants

    June 3rd Session - Morning

    Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 2.50 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

  • 2.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

    June 3rd Session - Morning

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • BLS - August 5th Session - Morning
  • .300 CEU

    August 5th Session - Morning

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.3 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    August 5th Session - Morning

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.5 Contact Hours.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    Nurse Practitioners - August 5th Session - Morning

    Nurse Practitioners: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.50 contact hours.

  • 2.500 Nursing Contact Hours

    August 5th Session - Morning

    2.5 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1786 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • 2.500 CME for Physician Assistants

    August 5th Session - Morning

    Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 2.50 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

  • 2.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

    August 5th Session - Morning

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • BLS - November 4th Session - Morning
  • .300 CEU

    November 4th Session - Morning

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.3 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    November 4th Session - Morning

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.5 Contact Hours.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    Nurse Practitioners - November 4th Session - Morning

    Nurse Practitioners: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.50 contact hours.

  • 2.500 Nursing Contact Hours

    November 4th Session - Morning

    2.5 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1786 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • 2.500 CME for Physician Assistants

    November 4th Session - Morning

    Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 2.50 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

  • 2.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

    November 4th Session - Morning

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • BLS - May 6th Session - Morning
  • .300 CEU

    May 6th Session - Morning

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.3 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    May 6th Session - Morning

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.5 Contact Hours.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    Nurse Practitioners - May 6th Session - Morning

    Nurse Practitioners: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.50 contact hours.

  • 2.500 Nursing Contact Hours

    May 6th Session - Morning

    2.5 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1786 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • 2.500 CME for Physician Assistants

    May 6th Session - Morning

    Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 2.50 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

  • 2.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

    May 6th Session - Morning

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • BLS - September 13th Session - Afternoon
  • .300 CEU

    September 13th Session - Afternoon

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.3 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    September 13th Session - Afternoon

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.5 Contact Hours.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    Nurse Practitioners - September 13th Session - Afternoon

    Nurse Practitioners: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.50 contact hours.

  • 2.500 Nursing Contact Hours

    September 13th Session - Afternoon

    2.5 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1786 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • 2.500 CME for Physician Assistants

    September 13th Session - Afternoon

    Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 2.50 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

  • 2.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

    September 13th Session - Afternoon

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • BLS - December 6th Session - Afternoon
  • .300 CEU

    December 6th Session - Afternoon

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.3 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    December 6th Session - Afternoon

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.5 Contact Hours.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    Nurse Practitioners - December 6th Session - Afternoon

    Nurse Practitioners: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.50 contact hours.

  • 2.500 Nursing Contact Hours

    December 6th Session - Afternoon

    2.5 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1786 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • 2.500 CME for Physician Assistants

    December 6th Session - Afternoon

    Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 2.50 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

  • 2.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

    December 6th Session - Afternoon

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • BLS - July 15th Session - Evening
  • .300 CEU

    July 15th Session - Evening

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.3 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    July 15th Session - Evening

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.5 Contact Hours.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    Nurse Practitioners - July 15th Session - Evening

    Nurse Practitioners: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.50 contact hours.

  • 2.500 Nursing Contact Hours

    July 15th Session - Evening

    2.5 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1786 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • 2.500 CME for Physician Assistants

    July 15th Session - Evening

    Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 2.50 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

  • 2.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

    July 15th Session - Evening

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • BLS - October 7th Session - Evening
  • .300 CEU

    October 7th Session - Evening

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.3 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    October 7th Session - Evening

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.5 Contact Hours.

  • 2.500 Contact Hours

    Nurse Practitioners - October 7th Session - Evening

    Nurse Practitioners: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.50 contact hours.

  • 2.500 Nursing Contact Hours

    October 7th Session - Evening

    2.5 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1786 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • 2.500 CME for Physician Assistants

    October 7th Session - Evening

    Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 2.50 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

  • 2.500 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

    October 7th Session - Evening

    Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • Fees

    $65.00 Early Registration Fee (if registering more than 7 days before the event start date)
    Applies 4/3/20–11/29/21
    $80.00 Registration Fee (if registering within 7 days of event start date)
    Applies 11/30/21–12/6/21
    Register Brochure / Registration Form