PALS Renewal Course - Pediatric Advanced Life Support

Category: Class
Location: Education Services - Classrooms A & B Locations are subject to change.
Cost: CMH Employee: $0.00; Others: $225.00 Registration deadline is 30 days prior to class date. American Heart Association materials are utilized during this course and are available to the registrant upon reciept of the registration form, a copy of current AHA BLS CPR card and registration fee, if applicable. Course information and materials are generally sent out 2-3 weeks prior to course date. See registration form for Cancellation Policy. **Contact CMH Education Services for a registration form. **
We accept: Cash Check
Contact: (417) 328-6769
education.services@citizensmemorial.com
Forms:
Seats: 12

Description:

Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) is a 2-day AHA course designed to aid the pediatric healthcare provider in developing the knowledge and skills necessary to efficiently evaluate and effectively manage seriously ill infants and children. In this course students will learn how to assess for evidence of respiratory and circulatory compromise, establish treatment priorities, and intervene when necessary to stabilize the child. At the conclusion, participants should be able to: Understand and perform the systematic approach to pediatric assessment of a seriously ill or injured child; Understand the "assess-categorize-decide-act" approach to management of a seriously ll infant or child; Recognize and manage a child in respiratory distress or failure and/or compensated or hypotensive shock; Recognize and manage a child with a life-threatening bradyarrhythmia, tachyarrhythmia, or cardiac arrest rhythm; Describe key elements of resuscitation team behaviors; Prevent further deterioration of the child's condition during the stabilization and transfer phases of care. Registration in advance is required. **Must have a current AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers CPR card to take PALS.** ** MUST have a current AHA PALS card to take this PALS RENEWAL course.**

Dates:

  • February 23, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
  • June 21, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
  • August 16, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
  • October 25, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM

Missouri Quality AwardStage 7 Award RecipientSBJ Dynamic Dozen Award Recipient SBJ Economic Impact Award Recipient Most Wired Award RecipientHospital 417-326-6000
Infocenter 417-328-6010 or 1-888-328-6010
infocenter@citizensmemorial.com
1500 N. Oakland, Bolivar, Missouri 65613