Registration Closed

Obstetrics-Based Advanced Cardiac Life Support Education

Feb
14
Wed
Feb 14, 2018
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Medical Office Building II - 1230 East Rusholme
Davenport, IA

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Aug
27
Mon
Monday
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Medical Office Building II - 1230 East Rusholme
Davenport, IA
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This obstetrics-based advanced cardiac life support education (ACLS-OB) includes modifications that ensure the safest care for mothers and babies in the event of cardiac emergencies.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Fees & Payment

Genesis East Labor Nurses – Register via Healthstream – Keyword: ACLS-OB 

Program Fee: Covered by department 

Outside Labor Nurses – Register via www.Genesishealth.com/classes 

Program fee: $200 to be paid with credit card during registration 

Description

Presenters: Julie Grothusen, RNC-OB, Lisa Andresen, MSN, RN, 

Jessica Lienen, RNC-OB, and Anne Herrin, RN 

Intended Audience: Registered Nurses 

Purpose: To educate perinatal care providers on the current concepts in emergency cardiac care as defined by the American Heart Association (AHA) with a focus on the obstetrical patient. 

Objectives: 

1. Describe the difference between ACLS and OB ACLS, the conceptual framework, and background. 

2. Describe two physiologic changes of pregnancy and their impact on ACLS. 

3. Identify five modifications to A-B-C-D-Es for pregnant and newly delivered patients. 

4. Identify the cardiac structure, function, and rhythms. 

5. Describe how to apply modifications to CPR, airway management, bradycardia, tachycardia, acute coronary syndromes, acute stroke, VF/pulseless VT, PEA, and asystole. 

6. Identify issues unique to communication with families of obstetrical cardiac or respiratory arrest victims. 

7. Practice the interventions and skills learned in OB ACLS in the Birth Center’s simulation room. 

Pre-Registration and Fees: 

Genesis East Labor Nurses – Register via Healthstream – Keyword: ACLS-OB 

Program Fee: Covered by department 

Outside Labor Nurses – Register via www.Genesishealth.com/classes 

Program fee: $200 to be paid with credit card during registration 

Credits: 

IA: 8.0 contact hours will be awarded by Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #59, Genesis Medical Center, Davenport, Iowa. 

IL Nursing: may use the IA CEU certificate for license renewal. 

Disclosure: This is not a replacement for AHA ACLS, this is in addition. 

Contact

Julie Grothusen at 563-421-7764 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Wed, February 14 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM Medical Office Building II - 1230 East Rusholme

Location Details

  • Medical Office Building II - 1230 East Rusholme
    Lower Level-Conference Center
    Davenport, IA

Directions

Medical Office Building II - 1230 East Rusholme

Park in the North Parking ramp and enter the Medical Office Building (MOB) II door. Take the stairs or elevator down to lower level.

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