Upcoming Medical Conferences in Grand ForksSearch Criteria : United States of America Grand Forks
Dec 05, 2019 | USD $125 | Grand Forks, North Dakota
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Course is organized by Altru Health System and will be held on Dec 05, 2019 at Altru 1300 Columbia, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for physicians, nurses, paramedical personnel, and other health care providers who have responsibilities for resuscitation and management of the neonatal patient. The AAP and AHA highly recommend someone skilled in all portions of NRP to be in attendance at each delivery. Description: The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), co-sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association (AHA), has been developed to help provide health care practitioners with the knowledge and skills necessary for resuscitating infants at birth. The program format has been designed to be self instructional with class time open for discussion and hands-on testing. Successful completion of the online examination and eSim cases is required before attendance at class. This requires thorough studying and review of all course materials prior to class. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Dec 09 - 10, 2019 | USD $175 | Grand Forks, North Dakota
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider (ACLS) Course is organized by Altru Health System and will be held from Dec 09 - 10, 2019 at Altru 1300 Columbia, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States of America. Description: This course is designed for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. Through didactic instruction and active participation in simulated cases, students will enhance their skills in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiopulmonary arrest, acute arrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS). After successful completion of this course, students will be able to apply important concepts, including • The Basic Life Support (BLS) Survey • High-quality cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) • The ACLS Survey • The ACLS algorithms • Effective resuscitation team dynamics • Immediate post-cardiac arrest care The goal of the ACLS Provider Course is to improve outcomes for adult patients with cardiac arrest or other cardiopulmonary emergencies through provider training. Course Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course students should be able to: • Recognize and initiate early management of periarrest conditions that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome • Demonstrate proficiency in providing BLS care, including prioritizing chest compressions and integrating automated external defibrillator (AED) use • Recognize and manage respiratory arrest • Recognize and manage cardiac arrest until termination of resusitation or transfer of care, including immediate post-cardiac arrest care • Recognize and initiate early management of ACS, including appropriate disposition • Recognize and initiate early management of stroke, including appropriate disposition • Demonstrate effective communication as a member or leader of a resuscitation team and recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance Course Prerequisites: The following knowledge and skills are required for successful course completion: • BLS Skills • Electrocardiogram (ECG) rhythm interpretation for core ACLS rhythms • Knowledge of airway managemnt and adjuncts • Basic ACLS drug and pharmacology knowledge • Practical application of ACLS rhythms and drugs • Effective resuscitation team concepts Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.