PEDIATRIC ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT (PALS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support - 2015 Guidelines - $255.00
The American Heart Associations's two day course based on the assessment and management of the acutely ill pediatric patient.
This course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies involving infants and children, including but not limited to, personnel in emergency medical services, emergency medicine, intensive and critical such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics. This course may be a requirement for those in the healthcare setting.
This two day, classroom-based course reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guideline for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care focuses on the assessment and management of the acutely ill pediatric patient. In a learner friendly, hands-on environment, participants will complete a series of lectures and learning stations covering respiratory failure, shock, cardiac arrest, airway management, vascular access, rhythm disturbances and electrical therapy as well as the resuscitation team concept and the systematic approach to pediatric assessments. Upon successful completion, participants will receive a PALS Course Completion Card from the American Heart Association as well as EMT/Paramedic CE (if applicable).
PRE COURSE MATERIALS:
Only participants that have completed the pre-course materials will be allowed to participate in the course. Refunds will not be issued for those that do not complete their pre-course materials. Instructions for pre-course work are on page "ii" of the provider manual.
Please purchase and study before class. Books can be purchased on line.
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ALS, and PALS 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, does not represent income to the AHA.