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Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Course content

  • Advanced airway management
  • Pharmacological intervention
  • Defibrillation/external pacing
  • Acute coronary syndrome
  • Acute ischemic stroke
  • Cardiac rhythm disturbances
  • Post resuscitation care

Requirement

  • Required for all Internal Medicine residents GL 2 & 3 and Anesthesia residents GL 2 ,3 & 4 and Pain Management fellows.
  • Desirable for Pediatric residents and fellows, GL 2 & 3.
    *ACLS may be achieved at either Provider or Instructor level.

Certification

Two years

Course schedule

Provider & Provider Recertification Courses are held during year; see Life Support Program web page.

Cost of course

  • $175 for Provider Course (texts included) & $50 for Provider Recertification Course ($38 additional for texts)

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