As of 3/27/19 textbooks must be purchased on your own. American Heart Association Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support - Provider Manual (ISBN 978-1-61669-400-5). To order, contact one of the following: Channing Bete Company (aha.channing-bete.com, phone 800-611-6083); Laerdal Medical Corporation (laerdal.com, phone 888-562-4242); or WorldPoint, Inc (worldpoint.com, phone 888-322-8350).
The purpose of Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is to help all course participants succeed in acquiring the skills and knowledge they need for their professional role in resuscitation attempts. Class meets 8 am to 5 pm.
IBON Provider No. 46 awards 7.5 contact hours.
Medical Director for St. Luke’s ACLS Program - Dr. Dustin Arnold; Jennifer Houlihan, RN, MSN, CNML St. Luke's certified ACLS instructors who are professional nurses, paramedics and respiratory therapists active in all areas of adult critical care and education.
Cost: All Participants: $100 for provider course (includes textbook).
Participants must have taken a Basic Dysrhythmia course prior to class. Rhythm strips are shown in ACLS, and without prior knowledge of how rhythms look, it is hard to pass the course.