Provides all levels of Basic through Advanced American Heart Association resuscitation training to Jefferson Healthcare employees (Physicians, Nurses, Radiology, Respiratory, Assistants, Technologists, Technicians and Allied Clinicians/Practitioners) as well as non-employee healthcare providers at the Jefferson Healthcare Main Campus.
These courses include Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Initial and Renewal certification courses, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Initial and Renewal certification courses, Healthcare Provider CPR training, Introduction to ECG and Pharmacology Courses, Airway Management curriculums, and lay rescuer First Aid, CPR, AED courses.
All courses are available to the public and surrounding hospitals, fire departments and clinics as well as employees of Jefferson Healthcare and affiliated clinics. Other healthcare and lay rescuer courses are offered by the Cascade Training Center at other local hospitals and regional Training Operation Centers. Click on the "Course Registration" link to see a complete list of upcoming courses with information about locations, cost, and duration.
Jefferson Healthcare employees should contact their unit/floor Manager or education department for Employee registration information.
All ACLS, PALS and CPR courses are official American Heart Association courses. Upon successful course completion, an AHA certification card is issued on site immediately following the course at the course location. AHA credentials are valid for two years.