Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers

Speciality Emergency Medicine - Skills & training

Organizer Raghad Abdul Muttaleb AlKazemi

CME/CPD Provider Al Salam Internatioanl Hospital- Medical Development Center

Scheduled date(s):

From 27 April 2024 To 27 April 2024

From 20 April 2024 To 20 April 2024

From 13 April 2024 To 13 April 2024

From 03 April 2024 To 03 April 2024

From 30 March 2024 To 30 March 2024

From 23 March 2024 To 23 March 2024

From 16 March 2024 To 16 March 2024

From 09 March 2024 To 09 March 2024

From 20 February 2024 To 20 February 2024

Aims And Objectives

aims and Objectives • The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (HCP) Course is a video-based, Instructor-led course that teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support. • This course trains participants to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations, and prove early use of an AED. • BLS for Healthcare Providers teaches skills using the American Heart Association’s (AHA) proven Practice-While-Watching technique, which allows Instructors to observe students, provide feedback, and guide students’ acquisition of skills.

Content Outline

Key changes in BLS, reflecting the new science from the latest American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. • Critical concepts of high-quality CPR • The AHA Chain of survival • 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child, and infant • 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child, and infant • Differences between adult, child, and infant rescue techniques • Bag-mask techniques for adult, child, and infant • Rescue breathing for adult, child, and infant • Relief of choking for adult, child, and infant • CPR with an advanced airway

Target Audience

Health care providers such as EMS personnel, physician assistants, doctors, dentists, nurses, and respiratory therapists and health care professions who must have a credential (card) documenting successful completion of a CPR course