BLS for Healthcare Providers
Basic Life Support (BLS) is advanced CPR for healthcare providers. This American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) BLS course conforms to AHA guidelines and is a great option for anyone in a healthcare field that needs BLS training.
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This expert-level American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) program helps keep healthcare professionals prepared and ready to respond as they encounter life-threatening emergencies, provide basic life support, and respond to choking incidents, for Adults, Children, and Infants. ASHI’s Basic Life Support, BLS for Healthcare Providers and Professional Rescuers conforms to the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC. It has been approved for training for Emergency Medical Services personnel and is accepted by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). The program is also CAPCE approved and widely accepted in more than 150 healthcare-related occupations. This course features a written test element that students must pass with a score of 70% or greater.
Please Note: This course includes a digital course book.
- Sudden Cardiac Arrest
- Early Defibrillation
- Chain of Survival
- Secondary Cardiac Arrest
- Secondary Cardiac Arrest – Children and Infants
- Secondary Cardiac Arrest – Opioid Overdose
- Personal Safety
- Standard Precautions
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Calling for Help
- High-Performance CPR
- Chest Compressions
- Rescue Breaths – CPR Mask
- Rescue Breaths – Bag-Valve-Mask (BVM)
- Automated External Defibrillation
- BLS Assessment
- Recovery Position
- Caring for Respiratory Arrest
- Caring for Cardiac Arrest
- Multiple Provider Approach to CPR