AHA CPR: Basic Life Support & AED for Healthcare Provider Team Response
This hands on course trains dental professionals in first responder scenerios. It includes current techniques for adult and pediatric victims and guidelines for:
- Rescue breathing
- AED (automated external defibrillator)
- CPR (team roles)
- Airway obstruction
- Use of Narcan nasal spray for drug overdose
- EpiPen injection for severe allergic reactions and anaphylaxis
AHA Instructors: Joyce Turcotte, RDH, M.Ed., FAADH, BLSI, Emergency Care Institute Training Site Faculty, affiliated with Bridgeport Hospital. Training is provided by AHA authorized experienced instructors with dental backgrounds.
AHA POLICY: CPR cards are E-cards are emailed to individual email addresses. The e-card is active for two years. Within 10 day after course completion, you will receive an email notice from the AHA to claim your card. Download multiple copies to keep on file. Claim your card immediately. Check spam if no notification, contact PLS.
This course is also offered to dental practices, study clubs and organizations. It also may be combined with other topics. Contact PLS for information and arrangements: 203-261-2857 or email@example.com
Disclosure: The Instructors have no conflicts.
CE Provider: Professional Learning Services, LLC (PLS)
PLS is an ADA CERP recognized provider (11/1/2021– 12/31/2025). ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by state or provincial Boards of Dentistry.
PLS is designated as an approved Provider by the American Academy of Dental Hygiene, Inc (1/1-12/31/24). Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial Board of Dentistry.
This course is designated for 4 CEU’s. Check your state’s CE regulations for course acceptance.