Month: February 2020

EMT Program Frequently Asked Questions (EMT FAQ):

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How do I renew BLS Provider certification?

The American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider course trains healthcare professionals to provide CPR and use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).  Hospitals and healthcare agencies usually require personnel with patient care responsibilities to maintain a current BLS Provider certification from the American Heart Association. American Heart Association BLS Provider certification is valid for …

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Top Things You Need to Know Before Taking ACLS

ACLS is not designed to teach you cardiology or pharmacology Is it required for your job or educational program? It’s not just for EMS or in hospital critical care units You’ll be a better team player Algorithms of Care Proper Preparation Prevents Pretty Poor Performance Based on Science (ILCOR) You’ll learn new skills (Ex: I/O) …

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