Brown KathleenAHA Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers

Saturday, May 11

Time:  8:30 - 11:30 am
Course Code:  S 520
Quick Summary:  This course fulfills requirements for all dental healthcare providers to be up-to-date on basic life support.
Fee:  Dentists $90   All Others $90
NOTE:  Course limited to 35 participants
Course Description:  This AHA BLS Provider Course teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in dental practice environments, with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics.  Students work with an AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. (2-Year Certification)
Learning objectives:
  1. Recognize signs and symptoms of cardiac arrest for victims of all ages.
  2. Understand & perform high-quality BLS regardless of conditions and circumstances.
  3. Effectively manage cardiac arrest as an individual or as a team.
  4. Use of additional equipment, including AEDs and bag-masks.
  5. Manage choking, respiratory arrest and suspected opioid overdose.
Course most appropriate for:  All Attendees
C.E. Hours:  3 clinical hours
Academy of General Dentistry Code:  142