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Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - New Provider class by UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids (Oct 24, 2019)
Oct 24, 2019 | CE 7.50 | USD $100 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - New Provider class is organized by UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids and will be held on Oct 24, 2019 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. This CE Conference has been approved for a maximum of IBON Provider No. 46 awards 7.5 contact hours for the initial ACLS class. Target Audience: Registered nurses and other interested healthcare professionals. Prerequisite: Participants must have taken a Basic Dysrhythmia course prior to class. Rhythm strips are shown in ACLS, and without prior knowledge of how rhythms look, it is hard to pass the course. Course Description: The purpose of Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is to help all course participants succeed in acquiring the skills and knowledge they need for their professional role in resuscitation attempts. Free to STL associates who are required to have ACLS for their position. If requesting contact hours for continuing education, your fee will be $10 for the initial class or $5 for the renewal class. Course Objectives: • Perform an evaluation and manage the first ten minutes of a witnessed, adult, ventricular fibrillation cardiac arrest. • Perform the primary “ABCD” Survey of the cardiac patient including: early access, early CPR, airway management, use of the automatic external defibrillator and conventional defibrillator. • Perform secondary “ABCD” survey of the cardiac patient including: more definitive skills in airway, breathing and circulation with endotracheal intubation, proper ventilation techniques, initiation of IV, use of pharmacological agents, recognition of arrhythmias and the use of resuscitation algorithms in cardiac arrest management. • Describe patient management in the post-resuscitation period. • Participate in the assessment and team management of nine cases of ACLS: Respiratory Arrest, Pulseless Ventricular Fibrillation/Tachycardia with AED Ventricular Fibrillation/Tachycardia Refractory to Initial Defibrillation, Pulseless Electrical Activity, Asystole, Acute Myocardial Infarction, Bradycardia, Stable Tachycardia and Unstable Tachycardia. • Integrate the AED with adult CPR skills. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 21 - 22, 2020 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Rheumatology Association Of Iowa 6th Annual Meeting is organized by Rheumatology Association of Iowa (RAI) and will be held from Feb 21 - 22, 2020 at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 23 - 24, 2020 | USD $419.99 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
2-Day: 2020 Geriatric Conference is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Mar 23 - 24, 2020 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as the information is available.