Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers

Speciality Emergency Medicine - Skills & training

Organizer Raghad Abdul Muttaleb AlKazemi

CME/CPD Provider Al Salam Internatioanl Hospital

Scheduled date(s):

From 06 July 2024 To 06 July 2024

From 29 June 2024 To 29 June 2024

From 22 June 2024 To 22 June 2024

From 15 June 2024 To 15 June 2024

From 08 June 2024 To 08 June 2024

From 28 May 2024 To 28 May 2024

From 25 May 2024 To 25 May 2024

From 18 May 2024 To 18 May 2024

From 04 May 2024 To 04 May 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