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Dec 19, 2019 | Contact Hours 7.33 | USD $205 | State College, Pennsylvania
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Provider Course is organized by Mount Nittany Health and will be held on Dec 19, 2019 at Mount Nittany Medical Center, State College, Pennsylvania, United States of America. Contact Hours for Provider Course : This activity will provide 7.33 contact hours. Course Overview: The PALS course is designed for physicians, dentist, nurses, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other advanced life support healthcare providers. Emphasis is placed on the early recognition and management of the critically ill or injured child. Course Objectives: At the conclusion of this program the participant should be able to: • Describe the timely recognition and interventions required to prevent respiratory and cardiac arrest in any pediatric patient. • Describe the systematic approach to pediatric assessment by using the initial impression, primary and secondary assessments, and diagnostic tests. • Describe priorities and specific interventions for infants and children with respiratory and/or circulatory emergencies. • Explain the importance of effective team dynamics, including individual roles and responsibilities, during a pediatric resuscitation. • Describe key elements of post-resuscitation management. • Perform effective, high-quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) when appropriate. • Perform effective respiratory management within your scope of practice. • Select and apply appropriate cardiorespiratory monitoring. • Select and administer the appropriate medication and electrical therapies when presented with an arrhythmia scenario. • Establish rapid vascular access to administer fluid and medications. • Demonstrate effective communication and team dynamics both as a team member and as a team leader. Course Pre-Requisites Provider - Current AHA BLS Course Completion Card Renewal - Current AHA BLS & PALS Course Completion Cards Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Apr 17 - 18, 2020 | State College, Pennsylvania
Penn State Blue/White Primary Care, Evidence-Based Medicine Update is organized by Penn State University (PSU) College of Medicine Continuing Education and will be held from Apr 17 - 18, 2020 at Toftrees Golf Resort, State College, Pennsylvania, United States of America. Target Audience: • Nurses • Physicians Additional details will be posted as soon as the information is available.