The American Heart Association’s HeartCode BLS uses the latest eSimulation technology to enable students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. Utilizing a variety of eLearning assets such as dramatizations, eSimulations, animations, self-directed learning, and interactive activities, this course teaches BLS knowledge and skills. This method of learning provides training consistency, adaptability to different learning styles, and flexibility for the student’s and employer’s time. Students can work at their own pace applying their knowledge to real-time decision making and skills development. After completing the online portion, students attend a hands-on session to test their skills with an AHA Instructor or on a voice-assisted manikin (VAM).
Karl Kern, MD, chair of AHA's Emergency Cardiovascular Care Committee, explains the updated recommendations for CPR released by AHA on November 7, 2017. He also offers his thoughts on moving to a continuous evidence evaluation process.
Heartsaver eLearning courses are the online portion of blended learning course delivery, and are designed to teach cognitive knowledge to adequately prepare students for hands-on practice and testing of first aid, CPR, and AED skills with an AHA Instructor.
Hands-Only CPR Can Save Lives. Most people who experience cardiac arrest at home, work or in a public location die because they don't receive immediate CPR from someone on the scene. If you see a teen or adult suddenly collapse, call 911 and push hard and fast in the center of the chest to the beat of any tune that is 100 to 120 beats per minute, such as the classic disco song "Stayin' Alive".
Josh Farber-Sault, RN, a nurse in our ED, to show parents how to perform pediatric CPR in an emergency. While it's good for parents to watch and learn from Josh's video, it's important to note that viewing it doesn't constitute formal CPR training. Any parent or caregiver who plans on having their child around water this summer is strongly recommended to take an official CPR training course. Please visit Boston Children's Hospital's Basic Life Support website, which contains information on how to sign up for the American Heart Association Heartsaver pediatric first aid course. You can't ever fully guarantee your child will be safe from water accidents, but you can make sure you're as prepared as possible to handle an emergency situation should one happen.
Heartsaver CPR AED Online is American Heart Association's self-directed course that uses interactive lessons and videos to teach you CPR, AED and choking knowledge. This program is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs an AHA course completion card.
Are you prepared to help a child in an emergency? The American Heart Association Pediatric First Aid CPR AED online course will prepare you to provide basic first aid; to recognize and respond to common illnesses and injuries; and to perform CPR, use a defibrillator, or help a child who is choking.
Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Online is the eLearning portion of the blended learning course. It uses interactive lessons to teach child care providers and others to respond to illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Upon completion of the online portion, students must complete a hands-on session with an AHA BLS or Heartsaver Instructor.
Heartsaver First Aid Online is American Heart Association's self-directed course that uses interactive lessons and videos to teach you comprehensive first aid knowledge. This program is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs an AHA course completion card. The online course teaches: first aid basics, medical emergencies, injury emergencies, and environmental emergencies.
For AHA Instructors and Training Centers, this Hands-Only CPR demo video adds a full 60 seconds of compression practice time. This additional practice time will be helpful in large, live Hands-Only CPR training sessions to ensure that participants have the time needed to practice compressions to the correct beat. To learn more, visit: http://spr.ly/6056Du86g UAE MOH approval no. : YF50716-22/05/2019