Elkhart General Hospital

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HeartCode ACLS is the AHA’s blended learning delivery method for the AHA’s ACLS Course. Blended learning is a combination of eLearning, in which a student completes part of the course in a self-directed manner, followed by a hands-on session.

HeartCode ACLS is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. To enter the course, students must complete a precourse self-assessment. Students will then be presented with a team dynamics lesson and 10 In-hospital patient cases, including a BLS case and 2 megacode cases. The cases may be repeated as many times as necessary to pass. Upon successful completion of all the patient cases, students will take a multiple choice exam and must pass with a minimum score of 84%.

You are required to have access to the 2015 Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Manual before, during, and after class. Choose ONE of the following options to fulfill this requirement:

1 - Purchase one with class registration for pick-up at the EGH Health and Education Center, 2222 Rieth Blvd Goshen.
2 - Already own the 2015 ACLS Provider Manual
3 - Beacon Health System Associates & BMG must contact their Director/Manager to check out a textbook from their Unit's lending library.
4 - Purchase from one of the three AHA approved suppliers:  If you purchase a book you must call Jenean at HEC 875-6430 to arrange a time to pick it up.

5. MANDATORY Pre-course Self-Assessment must be completed with a passing score of 70% or above prior to admission to the classroom portion. IF you have not completed it you will be asked to reschedule your class. This information can be found on the first page of your provider manual or in your confirmation email.

6. Class will be cancelled if less than 4 students are registered.

7. To take this class you must have a current BLS card. Instructor may ask to see current card.


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  1. You are required to have access to the 2015 Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Manual before, during, and after class. Choose ONE of the following options to fulfill this requirement:
    • Beacon Health System & BMG Associates must contact their Director/Manager to check out a textbook from their Unit's lending library.
    • Already own the 2015 ACLS Provider Manual
    • Purchase one with class registration for pick-up at the EGH Health and Education Center, 2222 Rieth Blvd Goshen. If you purchase a book with this method, you must call Jenean at HEC 875-6430 to arrange a time to pick it up.
    • Purchase from one of the three AHA approved suppliers:  (see below)
  2. MANDATORY:  You are required to bring a copy of the Pre-course Self-Assessment completion form with a passing score of 70% or above prior to admission to the classroom portion. Without a copy of the completion form, you will be asked to reschedule your class. This information can be found on the first page of your provider manual or in your confirmation email.
  3. To be able to take a Recertification class, you must bring copies of your current BLS and ACLS Card the day of the class, unless pre-approved by Training Center Staff.
  4. Class will be cancelled if less than 4 students are registered.


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This course is primarily for nurses, doctors, anyone in medical field requiring a CPR certification

Course Content:

  • The importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival
    • All of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts of the Chain of Survival
    • Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR
    • Perform high-quality CPR for adults, children and infants
  • The importance of early use of an AED and demonstrate its use
    • Provide effective ventilations by using a barrier device
    • The importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation and perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR
    • The technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants
  • Class will be cancelled if less than 4 students are registered.

Heartsaver courses are designed for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for job, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements. These courses can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting.

This course will cover Adult/Child CPR, AED and Choking and Infant CPR, and an optional written exam.

Class will be cancelled if less than 4 students are registered.

 

 

The AHA's Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course is a classroom, Instructor-led course designed to prepare students to provide first aid, CPR, and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) use in a safe, timely, and effective manner.

Upon successful completion of the course, including a first aid skills demonstration and a CPR and AED skills test,  and written exam students receive a Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card, valid for two years.

Class will be cancelled if less than 4 students are registered.

Course Content

  • First aid basics
  • Medical emergencies
  • Injury emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies
  • Preventing illness and injury
  • Adult CPR and AED use
  • Opioid–associated life-threatening emergencies

 

This course is primarily for those that work in Schools, Police officers, Daycares/ Preschools etc.

If you work in a Hospital/ Doctor office this is not the course for you.

 

HeartCode® PALS is an online comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. In this environment, students apply their knowledge to real-time decision-making and skills development.

To enter the course, students must complete the PALS Precourse Self-Assessment. Students are then presented with 12 In-hospital patient cases and a team dynamics lesson. Cases may be repeated as many times as necessary to pass. Upon successful completion of all the patient cases, students must pass the multiple-choice exam with a minimum score of 84%.

Students who successfully complete the online portion of the course receive a certificate granting them access to a PALS Hands-on Session with an AHA PALS Instructor. Students must successfully complete both the online portion and the hands-on session to receive a PALS Provider course completion card (print or eCard).

The Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider and PALS Recertification course enables health-care professionals to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to better recognize and treat critically ill infants and children.

You are required to have access to the 2015 Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider Manual before, during, and after class. Choose ONE of the following options to fulfill this requirement:

1 - Purchase one with class registration for pick-up at the EGH Health and Education Center, 2222 Rieth Blvd Goshen.
2 - Already own the 2015 PALS Provider Manual
3 - Beacon Medical Group Associates must contact their Director/Manager to check out a textbook from their Office's lending library.
4 - Purchase from one of the three AHA approved suppliers listed below.

5. MANDATORY Pre-course Self-Assessment must be completed with a passing score of 70% or above prior to admission to the classroom portion. IF you have not completed it you will be asked to reschedule your class. This information can be found on the first page of your provider manual or in your confirmation email.

6. Class will be cancelled if less than 4 students are registered.

7. To take this class you must have a current BLS card. Instructor may ask to see current card.

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The Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider and PALS Recertification course enables health-care professionals to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to better recognize and treat critically ill infants and children.

1)  You are required to have access to the 2015 Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider Manual before, during, and after class. Choose ONE of the following options to fulfill this requirement:

  • Purchase one with class registration for pick-up at the EGH Health and Education Center, 2222 Rieth Blvd Goshen.
  • Already own the 2015 PALS Provider Manual
  • Beacon Medical Group Associates must contact their Director/Manager to check out a textbook from their Office's lending library.
  • Purchase from one of the three AHA approved suppliers listed below.

2) MANDATORY:  You are required to bring a copy of the Pre-course Self-Assessment completion form with a passing score of 70% or above prior to admission to the classroom portion. Without a copy of the completion form, you will be asked to reschedule your class. This information can be found on the first page of your provider manual or in your confirmation email.

3)  Class will be cancelled if less than 4 students are registered.

4)  To take a Recertification class, you must bring copies of your current BLS and PALS Card the day of the class, unless pre-approved by Training Center Staff.

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http://www.laerdal.com/us/item/90-1052