Advanced cardiac life support course slated
The program is intended for healthcare providers who may be responsible for emergency cardiac care.
Posted on Dec. 10, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.
| Updated on Dec. 10, 2013 at 4:07 p.m.
GOSHEN — Elkhart General Hospital’s Emergency Medical Services will offer a two-day Advanced Cardiac Life Support course from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 19 and 20 at the Elkhart General Health Education Center, 2222 Rieth Blvd.
The course will prepare participants to evaluate and manage an adult cardiac arrest and other acute cardiopulmonary emergencies by integrating critical BLS skills with ACLS interventions. Material will include simulated clinical scenarios and hands-on learning stations.
The program is intended for physicians, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, respiratory therapists, advanced level EMS providers and any health care provider responsible for emergency cardiac care. Fees are $100 for affiliated providers and $125 for non-EGH affiliated providers. It is open to the public.
For more information call 875-6430. To register online visit www.egh.org.