This class is an instructor-led, classroom-based ECG & Pharmacology course is an essential resource for training healthcare professionals who participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units, such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, and others who require this specialized knowledge for their job. Workbook is also useful as a pre- and post-course reference book. Based on the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for CPR and ECC.
The classroom-based, instructor-led ECG & Pharmacology course covers:
- basic electrophysiology
- normal ECG measurements
- basic arrhythmias
- the administration of appropriate drugs within the ACLS algorithms.
The course contains two modules, ECG and Pharmacology, which may be taught separately or combined into one course.
Eligibility for continuing education credit:
- Emergency Medical Services -- This continuing education activity is approved by American Heart Association, an organization accredited by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS), for 6.00 Advanced CEHs, activity number 11-AMHA-F2-0139.