Mary Margaret Gleason, MD, Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences/Pediatrics, Tulane University School of Medicine
For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.
For PALS Providers whose current PALS certification will not have expired before the course date.
The two-day Provider course is for healthcare providers taking the PALS course for the first time, or for those whose PALS Provider certification has expired. It includes both classroom teaching and hands-on practice with manikins in advanced airway management, vascular access, performance of basic life support, cardiac rhythm recognition and electrical and medical therapy.
For first-time PALS certification for physicians, ARNPs, PAs and CRNAs, as an alternative to the two-day PALS Provider course. This one-day course is designed for the experienced pediatric provider who has a firm knowledge base of advanced life support procedures.
This course will provide nurses information about:
The complex nature of suicide
How to assess and determine risks and the appropriate treatment and management for at-risk patients, both in the healthcare setting and the community
This 6-hour class is intended to meet the requirements for the State of Washington mandatory suicide prevention training for nurses and will include the special needs of the pediatric population.
Information on referring patients, PHINConnect, eReferral, accessing medical records, continuing medical education (CME) and more.
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