Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers is a course where necessary life savings techniques are taught for the provider that will work in healthcare settings. It is designed to teach CPR skills for victims of all ages(including ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen), use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), and relief of foreign –body airway obstruction (FBAO). The course includes background materials, instructional methodologies and a videotaped overview of cognitive information, videotaped skills demonstration and practice, instructor-led practice scenarios and peer practice sessions.
COURSE CONTENT: ( In order of presentation)
- Heart disease definition and prevention
- Risk factors by category
- CPR Importance
- Good Samaritan Law
- Latest changes in CPR according to AHA
- AED operation
- Chain of survival adult
- Chain of survival child
- Chain of survival Infant
- CPR sequence adult
- CPR sequence child
- CPR sequence infant
- Foreign body obstruction (FBO) adult
- FBO child
- FBO infant
- Remediation if needed
1 .At the end of this course the student will be able to successfully demonstrate CPR sequence (adult, child and infant) according to existing standards.
- At the end of this course the student will be able to verbalize the importance of prevention of heart disease.
- At the end of this course the student will be able to verbalize and demonstrate the correct implementation of an AED, and its importance in reversal of cardiac arrest.
- By the end of this course the student will be able to demonstrate FBO (adult, child, infant)
- By the end of this course the student will verbalize and demonstrate the chain of survival for adult, child and infant.
- At the end of this course the student will be able to verbalize and demonstrate the role of the healthcare provider in emergency situations.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 4 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes