To help the growing number of individuals seeking employment as firefighters learn more about emergency medical technician certification and other required trainings, Health Education Solutions (HES), a leading provider of online healthcare certification courses, today released a Fire Departments special section. This series of educational articles is available in HES’ research library at…Continue
Added by Rebecca Howard on November 13, 2012 at 11:21pm — No Comments
Health Education Solutions, a leading provider of online certification options for healthcare professionals and first responders, today announced that it has added American Heart Association HeartCode® Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Part 1 to its catalog of online courses.
HeartCode® ACLS by the American Heart Association (AHA) is the official, self-directed, comprehensive e-learning program from…Continue
Added by Rebecca Howard on March 8, 2012 at 1:02pm — No Comments
In 2010, the American Heart Association released new guidelines for first aid and life support courses. With a new set of ACLS modules and ACLS test questions, 2011 certification courses will have some distinct differences from those based on the 2005 guidelines. Does this mean that individuals certified under the 2005 guidelines need to recertify right now?
Michael Huckabee, PhD, PA-C,…Continue
Added by Rebecca Howard on October 7, 2011 at 2:41pm — No Comments
When it comes to saving lives, efficiency is key. In order to make sure that protocols for life-saving procedures are up to date, the American Heart Association evaluates existing guidelines and examines available research every five years in order to determine whether changes need to be made.
The most recent updates for advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), pediatric advanced life support (PALS), basic life support (BLS) and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) were announced…Continue
Added by Rebecca Howard on August 2, 2011 at 1:40pm — No Comments