Classes & Programs

PALS-Pediatric Advanced Life Support-New Providers

This course is intended for pediatricians, emergency physicians, family physicians, nurses, paramedics, EMT's, respiratory therapists, and other advanced life support providers who are responsible for the well-being of infants and children. This will prepare participants to identify and treat cardiopulmonary arrest and common conditions that may lead to cardiopulmonary arrest in infants and children. Prerequisites: *Proficient in BLS and knowledgeable in EKG interpretation. *Reveiw and understand course material prior to entering class More

Location

Wood County Hospital-meeting rooms
950 West Wooster St.
Bowling Green OH 43402
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Registration

May 26, 2011 - November 03, 2014

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Pricing Level Total Price
New Provider (includes book) $150.00

 

8.0 Contact Hours Expiration Date: February 2013 Purpose: To educate and certify nursing staff and medical caregivers on the skill of Pediatric Life Support Target Audience: Registered Nurses, Medical Caregivers Objectives: * Demonstrate Pre-class knowledge of PALS * Explain the overview of the PALS course. * Discuss the overview of PALS Science * Review of child CPR and Child/Infant AED * Overview of a Pediatric Assessment * Discuss the Resuscitation Team Concept * Practice PALS skills * Demonstrate Knowledge of PALS Wood County Hospital, OH-254, March 1, 2013, is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. "The Wood County Hospital is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians." Wood County Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits tm. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This educational activity is supported by Wood County Hospital's CME Program. Disclaimers There is no commercial support, sponsorship, or conflict of interest. All speakers have declared no conflict of interest according to the 2009 criteria. The AHA strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the Amercian Heart Association, and any fees charged for such a course does not represent income to the Association.