PALS Renewal

Jan 11 2017 - 5:00pm

Pediatr

$0.00
Class Date: 
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 -
8:00am to 4:00pm

Pediatric Advanced Life Support – American Heart Association (AHA)

  • Renewal - 1 Day class format for renewing providers with current AHA PALS and BLS cards

Pre-Course Requirements:  Unexpired PALS and BLS cards. Certificate of completion of online Pre-Test with 75% score or greater.  Pre-Test information located in PALS handbook.

This course builds on the foundation of lifesaving BLS skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR.

This classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce these important concepts:

  • Systematic approach to pediatric assessment
  • Basic Life Support
  • PALS treatment algorithms
  • Effective resuscitation and team dynamics
  • Learning stations for practice scenarios that encourage active participation
  • Hands-on class format to reinforce skill proficiency

The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.


Prerequisites:

  • AHA PALS Student Manual
  • AHA BLS HCP Card-current
  • AHA online Pre Course Certificate- 75% score requirement- bring this certificate to the class.
  • Course Completion:  84% minimum written exam and skills scenario completion.

Course Cards are valid for two years

 

Intended Audience- Healthcare Providers such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other healthcare providers who are responsible for the assessment and management of emergencies infants and children and are required to hold a PALS Course Completion card for their position.