Thursday/Friday May 2/3, 2013
Thursday/Friday Oct. 31/Nov. 1, 2013
The Queen's Medical Center
AMA PRA Credit: 14.5
Fee and pre-registration required.
The Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support course is designed for healthcare providers who initiate and direct advanced life support beyond
basic life support through the stabilization or transport phases of a pediatric emergency.
Pediatricians, house staff, emergency physicians, family physicians, nurses, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other healthcare providers who are responsible for responding to emergencies in infants and children.
Current certification in Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS-HCP card).
All PALS participants are required to be proficient in Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers skills (BLS-HCP). You will be asked to demonstrate those skills to successfully complete the PALS course.
Knowledge of cardiac arrhythmias and ability to recognize arrhythmias.
Cardiovascular pharmacology for children; mechanism of action, indications, dosage and precautions for emergency medications.
- Understand how to assess and manage pediatric respiratory distress, shock, cardiac arrest, and trauma.
- Discuss methods of emergency drug dosing and selection of equipment.
For More Information:
It is advisable to check on class availability prior to mailing in your payment. Please send an e-mail to
or call us at 691-4731. If you can provide us with an alternate date, please indicate your 1st and 2nd choice on your registration form. Thank you for choosing Queens.
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