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The ACLS course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or 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, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

Providers who take ACLS must be proficient in performing high-quality BLS skills through the use of the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC, reading and interpreting electrocardiograms (ECGs), understanding ACLS drugs, and bag-mask ventilations.

The ACLS course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or 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, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

Providers who take ACLS must be proficient in performing high-quality BLS skills through the use of the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC, reading and interpreting electrocardiograms (ECGs), understanding ACLS drugs, and bag-mask ventilations.

 

Bleeding Control for the Injured (B-Con) teaches participants the basic life-saving medical interventions needed to empower those with little to no medical training to become immediate responders in the setting of severe, life-threatening bleeding.  Skills presented include bleeding control with a tourniquet and bleeding control with gauze packs or topical hemostatic agents.

 

This American Heart Association CPR course provides medical level certification for those employed in the medical field. This course is ideal for physicians, nurses, respiratory, physical and occupational therapists, firefighters / EMS, CNA’s or anyone going to school for a medical related occupation.

Course content includes:

• High-quality CPR for adults, children, and infants
• Use of an AED
• Effective ventilations using a barrier device
• Importance of teams in multirescuer resuscitation and performance as an effective team member during multirescuer CPR
• Relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants

American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers certificate valid for two years.

The price of this course includes the mandatory textbook.

Escaping Violent Encounters for Healthcare Providers

The health care industry leads all other sectors in the incidence of nonfatal workplace assaults,
and the emergency department is a particularly vulnerable setting. Workplace violence is a significant occupational hazard facing emergency nurses- ENA

Focus: All levels of the in-hospital/home-health patient care setting (RN,LPN,MD,Techs,CNA)

HeartCode® BLS utilizes a variety of eLearning assets such as dramatizations, eSimulations, animations, self-directed learning, and interactive activities to teach students BLS knowledge and skills.  It is designed for healthcare professionals seeking an alternative method for completing a BLS course.

After completion of the online portion, students attend a structured BLS hands-on skills session with an AHA BLS Instructor.  The skills session is required in order to complete the training and receive your CPR certification card.

Students: You must bring the online certificate of completion with you to class in order to participate in the skills check.  You may also email the PDF of the online certificate to DenverParamedicsAHA@dhha.org prior to the course.

Prerequisite: Colorado State EMT Basic Certification and Hepatitis B vaccination series. You can submit these forms via email at ems_education_registrations@dhha.org.

Students certified as an EMT in the State of Colorado are permitted to perform limited intravenous thera py under medical direction following successful completion of the course. The class includes 24 hours of classroom and lab training followed by in-hospital clinical experience. Current Colorado EMT Certification must be submitted prior to CLINICAL sign up. Clinical time will be located in the Emergency Department of Denver Health Medical Center, Denver's busiest Level 1 Trauma Center.

24 hours of continuing education hours will be provided after successful completion of the course.            

 Tuition: $325.00(includes textbook)

For additional information contact us at ems_education_registrations@dhha.org or 303-602-2531.

The PALS course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children.  This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units, such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, and others, who need a PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

Before taking PALS, students should have a mastery of infant and child BLS skills.  They should also be able to recognize various heart rhythms, be familiar with different types of airway management tools and their use, and have knowledge of the drugs commonly used  to treat cardiovascular irregularities.

The PALS course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children.  This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units, such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, and others, who need a PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

Before taking PALS, students should have a mastery of infant and child BLS skills.  They should also be able to recognize various heart rhythms, be familiar with different types of airway management tools and their use, and have knowledge of the drugs commonly used  to treat cardiovascular irregularities.

This one day (8 hour) course teaches public safety responders (police officers, firefighters, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and other first responders) the basic medical care interventions that will help save an injured responder's life until EMS responders can safely enter a tactical scene. This course meets POST requirements.