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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, Classes, CPR, 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. [...]

3 04, 2019

What Kind of CNA Classes Can I Take?

By |2019-04-03T00:05:28-07:00April 3rd, 2019|Education|Comments Off on What Kind of CNA Classes Can I Take?

It's vital to continue learning within any career, but this idea of continuing your education is especially important when it comes to health care. Health care requirements and recommendations are constantly changing as researchers discover new things about the human body, diseases and medical treatments. If you’re a CNA, you'll want to take continuing CNA [...]

22 03, 2019

Benefits of Getting BLS Certification for Lay People

By |2019-03-21T21:41:35-07:00March 22nd, 2019|Basic Life Support, Education|Comments Off on Benefits of Getting BLS Certification for Lay People

BLS certification is a no-brainer for those hoping to get into the medical profession. For example, doctors, nurses, dentists and nursing assistants need BLS certification. However, this lifesaving training shouldn’t just be dedicated to health care professionals. Instead, many people in other professions as well as non-working lay people can benefit from a quick class [...]

20 03, 2019

What’s up with CAB? Why the ABCs of CPR Have Changed to CAB

By |2019-03-20T00:06:04-07:00March 20th, 2019|CPR, Education|Comments Off on What’s up with CAB? Why the ABCs of CPR Have Changed to CAB

From your earliest moments in the health care field, you probably remember learning about the “ABCs of CPR.” This was taught for approximately 40 years in BLS and advanced life-saving classes. Would it surprise you to learn that the American Heart Association no longer stands by this sequence? Instead, the organization updated its recommendations in [...]

15 03, 2019

What Is Pediatric Advanced Life Support?

By |2019-03-15T07:52:48-07:00March 15th, 2019|Advanced Nursing, Education|Comments Off on What Is Pediatric Advanced Life Support?

You know you have to complete an approved health care training program and pass a licensing examination before you can receive a certification or license in your state to practice medicine as a doctor, nurse or other health care professional. However, you may not be aware of just how much extra certifications can help you [...]

13 03, 2019

Who Can Benefit from a Neonatal Resuscitation Program?

By |2019-03-12T20:07:35-07:00March 13th, 2019|Advanced Nursing, Education|Comments Off on Who Can Benefit from a Neonatal Resuscitation Program?

As a health care practitioner, your goal is to grow constantly in your field and to stay abreast of all the changes that are a usual part of medicine. Research and technology play integral parts in these changes. Plus, you must always be prepared to help any patient in an emergency. Your certifications and regular [...]

8 03, 2019

What’s the Difference Between ACLS and BLS Certification?

By |2019-03-08T10:02:19-07:00March 8th, 2019|ACLS, Basic Life Support, Education|Comments Off on What’s the Difference Between ACLS and BLS Certification?

When it comes to the amount of healthcare certifications available, it can sometimes be confusing to figure out which you need and for what. BLS certification and ACLS certification programs are an excellent example, as both focus on having the proper techniques to saves lives in the event of cardiac arrest. But are they really [...]

1 03, 2019

Surprising Careers for Which You Must Be BLS Certified

By |2019-02-26T20:14:34-07:00March 1st, 2019|Basic Life Support, Classes, Education|Comments Off on Surprising Careers for Which You Must Be BLS Certified

If you are planning on being a nurse one day, you know that you will have to hold a Basic Life Support certification, or BLS certification. After all, your employer needs to know that you can give life-saving help to your patients at the drop of a hat. However, it may surprise you to learn [...]