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ACLS Instructor Essentials Online
ACLS Instructor Essentials OnlineView
This product is non-returnable
This course has been updated to reflect the 2015 AHA Guidelines educational methodologies and Heartsaver courses
Heartsaver Instructor Essentials is the self-directed, online portion of the Heartsaver Instructor Essentials Blended Learning Course. It covers the components of the instructor cycle, including Prepare, Teach, Test & Remediate, Close, and Keep Current. It includes core information about instructing AHA courses, followed by course-specific information
This course must be completed by candidates who wish to become AHA Heartsaver Instructors. Also, all AHA Faculty (Regional and Training Center) who teach Heartsaver Instructor Courses must complete the online portion of Heartsaver Instructor Essentials.
Continuing education credits available
Tech requirements available at https://www.onlineaha.org/technical_requirements
Shipping and handling charges will be removed when order is processed
Codes will be emailed within 24 hours of orders placed between 7:30am-5:30pm CST Monday-Friday. If order is placed on Friday after 5pm CST, code will be emailed Monday morning.
ACLS Poster Set (set of 9)
AHA Heartsaver eCard K-12 Schools
AHA Heartsaver eCard K-12 SchoolsView
Electronic AHA course completion card
Valid alternative to printed AHA Heartsaver K-12 Schools course completion card
All card information, including optional modules completed, entered by the course Instructor for added card security
Printable in full page or wallet-size format
For more information, see the AHA Course Card Reference Guide, available at CPR.Heart.org and AHA Instructor Network
Optional modules include:
Child CPR AED
First Aid (when taught with CPR AED)
How will you receive it after purchased?
The American Heart has developed an online tool which allows AHA TC Coordinators (TCCs), Training Center Admins (TC Admins) and Instructors the ability to issue virtual AHA course completion cards ? or eCards ? to students. AHA?s My Cards is conveniently available through the AHA Instructor Network?s Training Central?
This tool is known as My Cards
The turnaround time is about 24 hours, except for orders placed on Saturday & Sunday
How do the customers issue the cards to the students? There are three ways (please also refer to User Guide):
Through the My Cards system, TCCs or TC Admins may issue eCards to their Instructors using the Assign eCards to Instructors link. The Instructors may then handle distribution of eCards to students.
Through the My Cards system, TCCs or TC Admins may issue eCards directly to Students using the Assign eCards to Students link.
Through the My Courses? system, TCCs, TC Admins or Instructors may issue eCards through the Roster Manager screen simply by checking a box next to the students? names and clicking the Assign eCards button.
Recommended web browsers for use:
Internet Explorer 8 or above
AHDR; All Hazards Disaster Response
ATLS Student ManualAdvanced Trauma Life Support, 10th edition
ATLS Student ManualView
The 10th edition of the Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Student Course Manual reflects several changes designed to enhance the educational content and visual presentation of the prior edition.
Each chapter was rewritten and revised to ensure clear coverage of the most up-to-date scientific content, including updated references. New to the 10th edition are:
Completely revised skills stations based on unfolding scenarios
Emphasis on the trauma team, including a new Teamwork section at the end of each chapter and a new appendix focusing on Team Resource Management in ATLS
Expanded Pitfalls features in each chapter to identify correlating preventive measures meant to avoid the pitfalls
Additional skills in local hemorrhage control, including wound packing and tourniquet application
Addition of the new Glasgow Coma Scale
An update of terminology regarding spinal immobilization to emphasize restriction of spinal motion
Many new photographs and medical illustrations, as well as updated management algorithms, throughout the manual
The course continues to make use of the MyATLS mobile application. The app is full of useful reference content for retrieval at the hospital bedside and for review at your leisure. Content includes:
Interactive visuals, including treatment algorithms and x-ray identification
Just in time video segments capturing key skills
Calculators, including a pediatric burn calculator to determine fluid administration
Animations, including airway management and surgical cricothyroidotomy
Students, instructors, coordinators, and educators are encouraged to access and regularly use this important tool.
BLS Provider Course Completion Card24 pack
BLS Provider Course Completion CardView
3 cards per sheet, separated by perforation, on single-fed sheets of paper (printing is required on only one side)
Printing help: A revised merge document template to appropriately fill the data fields is available to Training Center Coordinators via their access to the AHA Instructor Network (www.ahainstructornetwork.org). Instructions for printing cards are included on each card sheet, as well as on a ?practice template? tip sheet enclosed in each package. For more information regarding printing instructions and card security features, refer to the AHA Program Administrative Manual (PAM)
Emergency Point-of-Care Ultrasound
Emergency Point-of-Care UltrasoundView
Featuring contributions from internationally recognized experts in point-of-care sonography, Emergency Point-of-Care Ultrasound, Second Edition combines a wealth of images with clear, succinct text to help beginners, as well as experienced sonographers, develop and refine their sonography skills.
The book contains chapters devoted to scanning the chest, abdomen, head and neck, and extremities, as well as paediatric evaluations, ultrasound-guided vascular access, and more. An entire section is devoted to the syndromic approach for an array of symptoms and patient populations, including chest and abdominal pain, respiratory distress, HIV and TB coinfected patients, and pregnant patients. Also included is expert guidance on administering ultrasound in a variety of challenging environments, such as communities and regions with underdeveloped healthcare systems, hostile environments, and cyberspace.
Each chapter begins with an introduction to the focused scan under discussion and a detailed description of methods for obtaining useful images. This is followed by examples of normal and abnormal scans, along with discussions of potential pitfalls of the technique, valuable insights from experienced users, and summaries of the most up-to-date evidence.
Emergency Point-of-Care Ultrasound, Second Edition is a valuable working resource for emergency medicine residents and trainees, practitioners who are just bringing ultrasound scanning into their practices, and clinicians with many years of sonographic experience.
EMTALA Answer Book 2019
EMTALA Answer Book 2019View
The 2019 Edition of The EMTALA Answer Book shows how the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA) affects not only emergency physicians but on-call physicians, specialists, and hospitals. And it shows how the feds have stepped up enforcement against EMTALA violations.
But most importantly, The EMTALA Answer Book shows you how to meet these medical duties, stave off these legal threats, and avoid fines, bad publicity, and exclusion from Medicare.
Some of the questions that The EMTALA Answer Book addresses include:
What documents will an EMTALA investigation team request and how to prepare for such a request?
How do EMTALA investigators select medical charts to review and what are they looking for?
What are the most common EMTALA violations leading to civil money penalties?
Can an EMTALA investigation be expanded to governmental agencies other than CMS?
Why are EMTALA Tags the key to good risk management?
What are 12 things a hospital should do in response to an EMTALA investigation?
Fast Facts for the ER NurseThird Edition
Fast Facts for the ER NurseView
The newly revised third edition of the bestselling orientation guide for novice ER nurses delivers important clinical updates across body systems in an easy-to-read on the move bullet-point format. Including a new chapter on hematologic emergencies with evidence-based practice for sickle cell care management, all sections of this new edition have been thoroughly updated to supplement the ER nurse's busy day-to-day orientation process.
The only book of its kind, this quick-access guide prepares ER nurses for the most common illnesses they will encounter by alphabetically organizing diseases and disorders within each body system. All chapters, written in short paragraphs with at-a-glance bulleted information, list relevant materials, equipment, and drugs. Each possible diagnosis comes with a definition, causes, signs and symptoms, and interventions.
The popular "Fast Facts in a Nutshell" feature consists of succinct key points and questions and answers for review. Culminating in appendices that include a list of abbreviations, common lab values, EKG rhythms, and frequently used ER medications, this quick reference addresses the ER nurse's needs at a glance. Skills check-off sheets provide crucial self-checks for efficient and confident care in the ER.
New to the Third Edition:
New documentation tips throughout and updated illustrations
Updated American Heart Association Guidelines included
Stroke updates with TPA inclusion and exclusion criteria and administration tips
Disaster response updates including highly infectious diseases and mass casualties
Updates on increased opioid-induced cardiac arrests, toxicological emergencies, and substance abuse (includes synthetic and designer drugs)
Updated information on respiratory emergencies
Reorganized shock information
Field Guide To Wilderness Medicine
Field Guide To Wilderness MedicineView
Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine - based on Dr. Auerbach?s critically acclaimed text Wilderness Medicine - offers fast-access solutions to all of the medical situations that can occur in non-traditional settings. From backpack to kayak, or on any mobile device, this indispensable, compact survival guide is detailed enough to cover the clinical presentation and treatment of a full range of wilderness emergencies!
Meet a full-range of emergency situations with the utmost effectiveness. Appendices address everything from environment-specific situations to lists of essential supplies, medicines, and many additional topics of care.
Compare what you are seeing with line drawings and color plates to quickly and accurately identify skin manifestations, plants, poisonous mushrooms, snakes, spiders, insects, etc.
Rapidly retrieve and comprehend wilderness survival information with the aid of an easily accessible format featuring "Signs and Symptoms" and "Treatment" sections in most chapters - combined with bulleted lists and text boxes.
Improvise with available materials so you can diagnose and treat a myriad of medical situations with step-by-step how-to explanations and the latest practical advice from wilderness medicine experts.
Get guidance on the go with online access to the fully searchable text at Expert Consult, plus bonus downloadable files for Survival Kits.
Get the wilderness medicine skills you need now with new chapters on foot problems and care, global humanitarian relief and disaster medicine, Leave No Trace principles, and high-altitude medicine, as well as lists to prepare a variety of survival kits for different settings and patient populations.
Improve your competency and readiness with thoroughly revised chapters on shock, maxillofacial trauma, malaria, improvised litters and carries, aeromedical transport, pain management, life-threatening emergencies, and allergic reactions.
Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies,11th edition
Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies,View
Covering every aspect of poison management, this indispensable case-based resource has been thoroughly refreshed to deliver evidence-based principles viewed through the lens of an active bedside clinical practice. In no other reference will you find such a diverse roster of esteemed editors and authors who deliver expert insights into every type of toxicologic emergency, whether due to substance abuse or exposure to toxins.
Fully referenced and supported by a cohesive organization and full-color format, Goldfrank?s begins with a historical perspective on medical toxicology principles and the general approach to the patient. It then progresses to the fundamental principles of medical toxicology, encompassing biochemical and molecular concepts; the effect of xenobiotics on vital organs and body systems; and toxicologic principles in special populations.
The Eleventh Edition of Goldfrank?s Toxicologic Emergencies is the most rigorous volume to date, driven by a precise analysis of the latest medical literature and complex cases designed to facilitate differential diagnosis.
New to this Edition:
?Additional cases and ?Special Considerations? chapters designed to enhance clinical decision-making and patient outcomes
?New ?Antidotes in Depth? provides timely, critical information on toxicologic treatment strategies
?New content on toxicogenomics explores its increasingly important role in predictive toxicology
?Chapter-ending bulleted summaries of key points
?Updated coverage of synthetics such as ?K2?
?Revised chapters on medical, clinical, and chemical toxicology include updated insights on poison emergencies, treatment strategies, and risk assessment tools
Introduction to Emergency Management
Introduction to Emergency ManagementView
Introduction to Emergency Management sets the standard for excellence in the field and has educated a generation of emergency managers. Haddow, Bullock, and Coppola return for the sixth edition with an emphasis on climate change as a major hazard. Fully updated throughout for new regulations and workflows, with new case studies covering the latest in best practices, this classic textbook prepares students for the challenges of a career in emergency management.
Expanded information on disaster recovery coordination structures
Emphasis on climate change as a key hazard faced by disaster managers
Coverage of social media as critical tool in emergency management
Fully updated throughout for the latest regulations and workflows
New examples and case studies throughout
Updated ancillaries to keep course instruction fresh
Sheehy's Manual of Emergency Care
Sheehy's Manual of Emergency CareView
Thoroughly revised and featuring a more efficient and streamlined design, the new 7th edition of Sheehy's trusted emergency care resource offers complete, up-to-date coverage of the essentials emergency nurses need to know. Each condition commonly seen in the emergency setting is thoroughly addressed, from signs and symptoms, to diagnosis, treatment, developmental considerations, patient education, and more. Updated material and easy-to-reference contents make this resource a must-have for current practice.
Comprehensive content presents thorough discussion of signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, age/developmental considerations, and patient/family education for each condition.
Authorship from the Emergency Nurses Association ensures this book contains the best practices in emergency nursing.
Quick-reference format uses a consistent layout to help you find information quickly and easily.
NEW! 2-column format features new Tricks of the Trade boxes to give you a professional's perspective on common issues in emergency nursing.
NEW! Fully revised content from the ENA and a broad panel of expert contributors includes up-to-date, practical information on topics such as critical care in the ED, time management, the morbidly obese patient, electronic medical records, disaster nursing, forensic nursing, and workplace violence.