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June 2017
    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, June 2, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 5, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
BLS/CPR Instructor Course (AHA) Description Information BLS/CPR Instructor Course (AHA) This course teaches the methods needed to effectively instruct others in the American Heart Association (AHA) CPR and First Aid Courses.

All Students will receive the materials required to complete the BLS Instructor course. Students must purchase their own AHA approved materials for teaching the BLS, Heartsaver, and First Aid Provider courses. This course includes an online self-study activity, 6 hours of instructor-led training with Simulation and analog manikins and equipment, and one mentored/monitored class with AHA certified BLS Faculty.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, June 2, 2017 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Note:

If you are interested in becoming an American Heart Association (AHA) certified instructor for Basic Life Support, Heartsaver CPR AED and/or First Aid, plan on attending this course.


PRE-REQUISITES. Prior to the course candidates must:
1. be at least 16 years of age.
2. be accepted by an AHA Training Center (TC).
3. have a current AHA BLS or Heartsaver Provider certification.
4. complete an Instructor Candidate Application.
5. be proficient in all CPR skills.
7. bring a current copy of the AHA BLS or Heartsaver Provider course materials.



Questions? Contact Lindsay Taylor at 444-9303 or LRHEducation@LRH Cares.org.

Mt. Success Conf Rm, Androscoggin Valley Hospital 
59 Page Hill Road
Berlin , NH   03570
Enrolled: 10, Max: 12
Cost: $75.00

    
ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 0
Cost: $200.00

    
Mngt Of Aggressive Behavior-RECERT (SEE NOTES) Description Information Mngt Of Aggressive Behavior-RECERT (SEE NOTES) This Management of Aggressive Behavior (MOAB) with Strategies for Managing Physical Confrontations (without supplemental techniques) Recertification Course will review the tools used to recognize, reduce, and manage violent and aggressive behavior. We will also review techniques that can be used to Manage Physical Confrontations. To successfully complete this course individuals will be required to pass a written test and satisfactorily demonstrate techniques.

PLEASE NOTE: THIS COURSE IS OPEN TO NORTH COUNTRY HEALTHCARE AFFILIATION HOSPITAL (AVH, LRH, UCVH, WMC) EMPLOYEES ONLY.
Session Schedule:
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Note:

THIS COURSE IS OPEN TO NORTH COUNTRY HEALTHCARE AFFILIATION HOSPITAL (AVH, LRH, UCVH, WMC) EMPLOYEES ONLY.


In order to take this course you must have taken a MOAB Initial Course in the last two (2) years and this certification must be a requirement for your job. Contact your manager to see if this course is required for your current position.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 1, Max: 10
Cost: $0.00

    
Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

After successfully completing this BLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Thursday, June 15, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 10, Max: 10
Cost: $35.00

    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, June 16, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 1, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Monday, June 19, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 4, Max: 6
Cost: $200.00

    
PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This PALS Renewal Course is for providers whose current PALS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 6, Max: 6
Cost: $125.00

    
PEARS Provider (2010 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PEARS Provider (2010 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS) Provider Course helps healthcare providers develop the knowledge and skills needed for emergency evaluation and treatment of seriously ill infants and children.

PEARS teaches providers how to recognize respiratory distress, shock and cardiac arrest, and provide appropriate lifesaving interventions within the initial minutes of response until the child is transferred to an advanced life support provider. The goal of PEARS is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured infants and children, resulting in improved outcomes..

PEARS is for healthcare providers such as emergency medical technicians (EMTs), medical and surgical nurses, school nurses and any other healthcare provider who infrequently sees critically ill infants and children..

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Heart Association (AHA) Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS) Provider Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 6, Max: 6
Cost: $125.00
July 2017
    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, July 7, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 1, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 1, Max: 2
Cost: $200.00

    
PALS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information PALS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

HeartCode PALS is a Blended Learning Course for healthcare professionals and others seeking an alternative delivery method for completing PALS training.

After successfully HeartCode PALS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode PALS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode PALS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 1, Max: 2
Cost: $75.00

    
PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This PALS Renewal Course is for providers whose current PALS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $125.00

    
Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

After successfully completing this BLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 3, Max: 6
Cost: $35.00

    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, July 21, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00
August 2017
    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, August 4, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 1, Max: 2
Cost: $200.00

    
ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certifications is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $125.00

    
ACLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information ACLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

HeartCode ACLS is a Blended Learning Course for healthcare professionals and others seeking an alternative delivery method for completing ACLS training.

After successfully HeartCode ACLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course - You must complete the AHA Heartcode ACLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode ACLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $75.00

    
Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

After successfully completing this BLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Monday, August 21, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $35.00

    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, August 25, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00
September 2017
    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, September 1, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

After successfully completing this BLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, September 8, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 2, Max: 6
Cost: $35.00

    
Management of Aggressive Behavior (SEE NOTES) Description Information Management of Aggressive Behavior (SEE NOTES) Management of Aggressive Behavior (MOAB) with Strategies for Managing Physical Confrontations (without supplemental techniques) is an in-depth training program that teaches individuals how to recognize, reduce, and manage violent and aggressive behavior. We will also teach techniques that can be used to Manage Physical Confrontations. To successfully complete this course individuals will be required to pass a written test and satisfactorily demonstrate techniques. Certification is valid for 2 years.

PLEASE NOTE: THIS COURSE IS OPEN TO NORTH COUNTRY HEALTHCARE AFFILIATION HOSPITAL (AVH, LRH, UCVH, WMC) EMPLOYEES ONLY.
Session Schedule:
Monday, September 11, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Note:

THIS COURSE IS OPEN TO NORTH COUNTRY HEALTHCARE AFFILIATION HOSPITAL (AVH, LRH, UCVH, WMC) EMPLOYEES ONLY.


This certification must be a requirement for your job in order to attend. Contact your manager to see if this course is required for your current position.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 2, Max: 10
Cost: $0.00

    
PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 1, Max: 2
Cost: $200.00

    
PALS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information PALS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

HeartCode PALS is a Blended Learning Course for healthcare professionals and others seeking an alternative delivery method for completing PALS training.

After successfully HeartCode PALS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode PALS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode PALS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $75.00

    
PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This PALS Renewal Course is for providers whose current PALS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $125.00

    
ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Monday, September 18, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 1, Max: 6
Cost: $200.00

    
ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certifications is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 1, Max: 6
Cost: $125.00

    
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP-7th Edition) Description Information Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP-7th Edition) The NRP® course conveys an evidence-based approach to care of the newborn at birth and facilitates effective team-based care for healthcare professionals who care for newborns at the time of delivery. NRP utilizes a blended learning approach, which includes online testing, online case-based simulations, and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication, and team-work skills.

Completion of the program does not imply that an individual has the competence to perform neonatal resuscitation. Each hospital is responsible for determining the level of competence and qualifications required for someone to assume clinical responsibility for neonatal resuscitation.

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – The course requires the participant to self-study the textbook and take the online AAP exam before the class session.


The course fee includes one online exam attempt; but it does not include a textbook.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 2, Max: 6
Cost: $100.00

    
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP-7th Edition) Description Information Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP-7th Edition) The NRP® course conveys an evidence-based approach to care of the newborn at birth and facilitates effective team-based care for healthcare professionals who care for newborns at the time of delivery. NRP utilizes a blended learning approach, which includes online testing, online case-based simulations, and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication, and team-work skills.

Completion of the program does not imply that an individual has the competence to perform neonatal resuscitation. Each hospital is responsible for determining the level of competence and qualifications required for someone to assume clinical responsibility for neonatal resuscitation.

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – The course requires the participant to self-study the textbook and take the online AAP exam before the class session.


The course fee includes one online exam attempt; but it does not include a textbook.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $100.00

    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, September 22, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00
October 2017
    
Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

After successfully completing this BLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Thursday, October 5, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 1, Max: 6
Cost: $35.00

    
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP-7th Edition) Description Information Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP-7th Edition) The NRP® course conveys an evidence-based approach to care of the newborn at birth and facilitates effective team-based care for healthcare professionals who care for newborns at the time of delivery. NRP utilizes a blended learning approach, which includes online testing, online case-based simulations, and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication, and team-work skills.

Completion of the program does not imply that an individual has the competence to perform neonatal resuscitation. Each hospital is responsible for determining the level of competence and qualifications required for someone to assume clinical responsibility for neonatal resuscitation.

Session Schedule:
Thursday, October 5, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – The course requires the participant to self-study the textbook and take the online AAP exam before the class session.


The course fee includes one online exam attempt; but it does not include a textbook.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, OB Unit 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 1, Max: 6
Cost: $100.00

    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, October 6, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $200.00

    
ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certifications is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $125.00

    
ACLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information ACLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

HeartCode ACLS is a Blended Learning Course for healthcare professionals and others seeking an alternative delivery method for completing ACLS training.

After successfully HeartCode ACLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course - You must complete the AHA Heartcode ACLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode ACLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $75.00

    
PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $200.00

    
PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This PALS Renewal Course is for providers whose current PALS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 1, Max: 6
Cost: $125.00

    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, October 20, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
Mngt Of Aggressive Behavior-RECERT (SEE NOTES) Description Information Mngt Of Aggressive Behavior-RECERT (SEE NOTES) This Management of Aggressive Behavior (MOAB) with Strategies for Managing Physical Confrontations (without supplemental techniques) Recertification Course will review the tools used to recognize, reduce, and manage violent and aggressive behavior. We will also review techniques that can be used to Manage Physical Confrontations. To successfully complete this course individuals will be required to pass a written test and satisfactorily demonstrate techniques.

PLEASE NOTE: THIS COURSE IS OPEN TO NORTH COUNTRY HEALTHCARE AFFILIATION HOSPITAL (AVH, LRH, UCVH, WMC) EMPLOYEES ONLY.
Session Schedule:
Monday, October 23, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Note:

THIS COURSE IS OPEN TO NORTH COUNTRY HEALTHCARE AFFILIATION HOSPITAL (AVH, LRH, UCVH, WMC) EMPLOYEES ONLY.


In order to take this course you must have taken a MOAB Initial Course in the last two (2) years and this certification must be a requirement for your job. Contact your manager to see if this course is required for your current position.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 0, Max: 10
Cost: $0.00
November 2017
    
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP-7th Edition) Description Information Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP-7th Edition) The NRP® course conveys an evidence-based approach to care of the newborn at birth and facilitates effective team-based care for healthcare professionals who care for newborns at the time of delivery. NRP utilizes a blended learning approach, which includes online testing, online case-based simulations, and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication, and team-work skills.

Completion of the program does not imply that an individual has the competence to perform neonatal resuscitation. Each hospital is responsible for determining the level of competence and qualifications required for someone to assume clinical responsibility for neonatal resuscitation.

Session Schedule:
Thursday, November 2, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – The course requires the participant to self-study the textbook and take the online AAP exam before the class session.


The course fee includes one online exam attempt; but it does not include a textbook.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, OB Unit 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $100.00

    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, November 3, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $200.00

    
PALS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information PALS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

HeartCode PALS is a Blended Learning Course for healthcare professionals and others seeking an alternative delivery method for completing PALS training.

After successfully HeartCode PALS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode PALS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode PALS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $75.00

    
PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information PALS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This PALS Renewal Course is for providers whose current PALS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the PALS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Perform High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR; Recognize patients who do and do not require immediate intervention; Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and initiate CPR within 10 seconds; Apply team dynamics; Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure; Apply early interventions for respiratory distress and failure; Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock; Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock; Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias; Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias: Identify Post–cardiac arrest management.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is the American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $125.00

    
Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

After successfully completing this BLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $35.00

    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, November 17, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Monday, November 20, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $200.00

    
ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certifications is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $125.00
December 2017
    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, December 1, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00

    
ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Provider (2015 AHA Guidelines) The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $200.00

    
ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information ACLS Renewal (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certification is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

After successfully completing the ACLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

This ACLS Renewal Course is for providers whose current ACLS certifications is expiring and want to recertify as an ACLS provider.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


Students registering for a renewal course must have a recent certification and should be prepared to perform all skills and testing required for certification with minimal instruction or review.


There are mandatory pre-course requirements for this course, please see the confirmation email for details.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $125.00

    
ACLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information ACLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies (i.e., personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units) such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

HeartCode ACLS is a Blended Learning Course for healthcare professionals and others seeking an alternative delivery method for completing ACLS training.

After successfully HeartCode ACLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients; Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use; Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest, ACS, and stroke, including appropriate disposition; Recognize and perform early management of brady-arrhythmias and tachy-arrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome; Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care; Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team; Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team; Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance and discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes; Define systems of care.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course - You must complete the AHA Heartcode ACLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode ACLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 2
Cost: $75.00

    
Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) Description Information Basic Life Support (2015 AHA Guidelines) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

After successfully completing this BLS Instructor-Led Training Course, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Monday, December 11, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


The cost of this course does not include a provider manual.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Northwoods Ctr for Cont Educ, Classroom, Rm 137  
8 Clover Lane
Whitefield , NH   03598
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $35.00

    
BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) Description Information BLS In-Person Skills Session (2015 AHA) The AHA’s Basic Life Support (BLS) Course is designed for healthcare providers caring for patients both in Pre-hospital, and in-facility environments. Pre-hospital: First responders including EMTs, paramedics, fire fighters, and police officers. In-facility: Providers who work in a hospital, clinic, or other healthcare facility (i.e., dentist office, skilled nursing, and assisted living facilities).

HeartCode BLS is a Blended Learning Course for those seeking an alternative delivery method for completing the cognitive portion of BLS training.

After successfully completing the HeartCode BLS online portion and this hands-on session, students should be able to: Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival; Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts; Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR; Perform high-quality CPR for an adult, child, and infant; Describe the importance of early use and demonstrate the appropriate use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); Provide effective ventilation using a barrier device; Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation; Perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR; Describe the technique for relief of foreign body airway obstruction for an adult, child, or infant.

(Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.)

Session Schedule:
Friday, December 15, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Note:

This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Course.


This is a Blended Learning Course – You must complete the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course in order to attend this skills session.


PLEASE NOTE: The cost of the AHA Heartcode BLS Online course is not included in the cost of this skills session. Please see your course confirmation email for instructions on completing the online course.


AVH/LRH/UCVH/WMC EMPLOYEES: If this certification is required for your job enter your hospital abbreviation (above) as the discount code.

Littleton Regional Healthcare, Education Room 
600 St. Johnsbury Road
Littleton , NH   03561
Enrolled: 0, Max: 6
Cost: $20.00