AHA ACLS EP (For Experienced Providers) February 6, 2019 Saving American Hearts Colorado Springs, CO
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saving American Hearts, Inc.
Saving American Hearts, Inc., 6165 Lehman Drive Suite 202 Colorado Springs CO, 80918
AHA ACLS EP (For Experienced Providers) February 6, 2019 Saving American Hearts Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918.
ACLS EP is the most advanced course offered by the American Heart Association. It was designed to address the critical thinking skills needed by healthcare providers who regularly respond to complex cardiovascular, respiratory and other emergencies, such as physicians and nurses in the emergency and critical care areas and paramedics in prehospital care. This audience should have a mastery of ACLS.
The cost of this course is $275 and includes the New 2015 Provider Manual. Please register and pay for your class here:
There are 2 pre-requisites for the course. You'll need to take the online ACLS EP test and the traditional ACLS Exam. The details will be in an email confirmtion letter that is send after you register. The ACLS EP Course goes beyond ACLS by giving these specialized providers more focus and information to deepen their knowledge around the periarrest, arrest and post cardiac arrest care. In the ACLS EP Course, providers will actively participate in complex case scenarios and apply critical thinking skills to reach a differential diagnosis and rapidly create a treatment plan for the patient.
The goal of the ACLS EP Classroom Course is to improve outcomes in complex cardiovascular, respiratory and other ( metabolic, toxicologic) emergencies by expanding on core ACLS guidelines and encouraging critical thinking and decision-making strategies. Through instruction and active participation in case-based scenarios, learners enhance their skills in the differential diagnosis and treatment of pre-arrest, arrest and post-arrest patients.
ACLS EP has been updated to reflect science from the following:
2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC
2015 American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF)/AHA Guidelines for the Management of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction
2015 ACCF/AHA Focused Update of the Guideline for the Management of Patients With Unstable Angina/Non–ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction
The ACLS EP Course is for seasoned healthcare providers who are proficient in performing BLS and ACLS skills, reading and interpreting ECGs, and understanding ACLS pharmacology and who regularly lead or participate in emergency assessment and treatment of pre-arrest, arrest or post-arrest patients. This audience includes physicians, paramedics and emergency department or critical care nurses.
ACLS EP teaches the following:
Applying the expanded systematic approach (ACLS EP Survey) to patient assessment, evaluation and management
Respiratory and Metabolic Emergencies
Post—Cardiac Arrest Care
Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Emergencies
High Quality CPR
Effective communication within a resuscitation team and recognition of the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance.
If you have any questions about the course you can call or email Catherine Brinkley at (719) 551-1222 or email@example.com