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ECG and Pharmacology Course (ACLS and PALS Prep class)

Clinical Training Center
Department of Emergency Medicine

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ecg & pharmacology course - acls & pals prep class

This is an Instructor-led, classroom-based ECG & Pharmacology course designed for training healthcare professionals who participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units, such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, and others who require this specialized knowledge for their job. Based on the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for CPR and ECC.

The ECG & Pharmacology course covers

  • Basic electrophysiology
  • Normal ECG measurements
  • Basic arrhythmias
  • Selection and administration of appropriate drugs within the ACLS algorithms.

Eligibility for continuing education credit

  • Emergency Medical Services -- This continuing education activity is approved by American Heart Association, an organization accredited by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS), for 6.00 Advanced CEHs, activity number 11-AMHA-F2-0139.

The class is approximately 6 hours

Text Book is included with the cost of the class, and will be mailed to you prior to the program.

Schedule and Registration