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17 07, 2019

Get Your ACLS Certification and Watch Your Career Grow

By |2019-07-15T22:46:04-07:00July 17th, 2019|ACLS|Comments Off on Get Your ACLS Certification and Watch Your Career Grow

Advanced cardiac life support certification or ACLS is a great training class for many types of health care providers, especially for those who are frequently called upon to provide direct life-saving care to their patients. Even if your nursing unit or health care organization does not require you to carry this certification, you may be [...]

3 05, 2019

V-Tach: When to Worry and When to Treat

By |2019-04-24T08:54:11-07:00May 3rd, 2019|ACLS, Education, EMT Training|Comments Off on V-Tach: When to Worry and When to Treat

The key to responding appropriately to your patients when they’re in life-threatening situations is to be able to recognize what the problem is quickly and to get them the appropriate treatment without delay. However, their symptoms may not always match up with what you believe the EKG rhythm is showing. One of the most potent [...]

1 05, 2019

Get Continuing Education Hours with Recertification Courses

By |2019-04-24T08:50:06-07:00May 1st, 2019|Education|Comments Off on Get Continuing Education Hours with Recertification Courses

Nearly every type of career sees changes over the years. Health care, technology, food preparation, manufacturing, agriculture and even clothes manufacturing have changed over the decades. Although it can be difficult to see these changes when you're hyper-focused on your career, they become much easier to see when you examine the changes over the preceding [...]

26 04, 2019

The Basics of Using an AED and How to Learn More

By |2019-04-17T15:12:57-07:00April 26th, 2019|ACLS, Advanced Nursing, Basic Life Support Articles, Classes, CPR Training Articles, Education|Comments Off on The Basics of Using an AED and How to Learn More

Do you know what to do in a life-threatening emergency? When someone’s heart stops, you can’t simply rely on what you’ve seen on television shows to guide your resuscitation attempts. Instead, you need solid, science-based knowledge. AEDs have proven to be the best options for saving lives in many scenarios, especially in out-of-hospital, community emergencies. [...]

24 04, 2019

The History of CPR and Why It Matters Today

By |2019-04-17T15:12:50-07:00April 24th, 2019|Basic Life Support Articles, CPR Training Articles|Comments Off on The History of CPR and Why It Matters Today

Learning CPR is an important part of any health-based career and is also important for many other professionals as well. Having this certification can help you feel confident whenever you're out in the community because you’ll be able to respond to life-threatening circumstances with ease. Certification may also help you get a new job or [...]

19 04, 2019

How Do I Get CNA Certified?

By |2019-04-17T15:12:44-07:00April 19th, 2019|Advanced Nursing, Classes|Comments Off on How Do I Get CNA Certified?

CNAs are seen as the backbone of bedside nursing. While they don’t have the ability to do all that doctors and nurses do, they’re often the people seen most frequently by patients, especially those in hospitals and long-term care facilities. Thus, your decision to become CNA-certified is not only a smart one for your career [...]

17 04, 2019

The Top Six Myths about CPR and the Truth behind Them

By |2019-04-17T15:12:23-07:00April 17th, 2019|CPR Training Articles|Comments Off on The Top Six Myths about CPR and the Truth behind Them

Believe it or not, the modern method of CPR has only been around since 1960. Since then, this hands-on practice that can be performed by laypeople and health care workers alike has saved thousands of peoples’ lives. However, despite the prevalence of this practice, many people still misunderstand what CPR is, how it works and [...]

12 04, 2019

Gain Confidence in Emergency Room Nursing with TNCC

By |2019-04-02T13:42:51-07:00April 12th, 2019|Advanced Nursing|Comments Off on Gain Confidence in Emergency Room Nursing with TNCC

Confidence is vital in every part of life but is especially important in your career. If you’re nursing without confidence, you might be more apt to make foolish errors, and you’ll certainly doubt yourself whenever you go in to work. You may dread your work hours, wondering if you’ll know what to do for your [...]

10 04, 2019

Be the Best Nurse Possible for Your Pediatric Patients with ENPC Certification

By |2019-04-02T13:41:23-07:00April 10th, 2019|Advanced Nursing|Comments Off on Be the Best Nurse Possible for Your Pediatric Patients with ENPC Certification

The Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course, also called the ENPC, is similar to the Trauma Nursing Core Course except that it is particularly designed for the especially fragile pediatric population. Pediatric patients often react more severely to physically traumatic events because of the size of their bodies and the lack of strength of some of their [...]

5 04, 2019

What’s a Megacode and What Should You Do to Prepare?

By |2019-04-05T07:22:26-07:00April 5th, 2019|ACLS|Comments Off on What’s a Megacode and What Should You Do to Prepare?

Have you applied for or interviewed for a position only to be told that you would need to be evaluated with a “mega code”? Are you interested in taking an advanced certification course for your health care training but are nervous about the “mega code” that you’ve been told will be a part of the [...]