Wellness Classes - Professional Continuing Education

Professionals seeking Advanced American Heart Association training and certification courses (ACLS, BLS, PEARS, PALS) may find them listed in the America Heart  Association Wellness Classes category.

Designed for healthcare staff (RN, LPN, ECG techs, etc) and motivated students who want to learn the basic ECG skills of measuring, recognizing, and interpreting simple cardiac rhythms. Motivated healthcare students also welcome. Topics include who should be on a monitor & why, correct lead placement, and troubleshooting poor tracings. Recognition of ectopic beats, bundle branch blocks, and ST changes is covered along with 14 common rhythms. Class instructional methods include lecture, case studies, simulation, workbook practice and 1:1 assistance if needed. Class fee includes American Heart Association ECG/Pharmocology workbook and ECG caliper.

**NOTE** Withdrawls or cancellations less than 14 days prior to class will be charged a $25 fee**

These classes are inteded for new critical care (such as ICU, ED, CCU) nurses or experienced nurses in the community hospital setting. The classes provide an in-depth study of commonly seen critical care issues, arranged by body system.  Lecture, simulation, role playing, open discussion, and case studies are used to increase critical thinking when caring for potentially unstable patients.

Each body system class is offered twice per year.  You can enroll by class or you may enroll for all courses at once. To sign up for individual classes please sign up in that section. If you would like to enroll for all 6 classes at once and receive a 10% discount, please contact Deb O'Hay 920-568-6006 or deborah.ohay@forthc.com to enroll in the entire course.

**NOTE** Withdrawls or cancellations less than 14 days prior to class will be charged a $25 fee**

This class is designed for healthcare staff such as RNs, LPNs, RT, or techs who want to learn how to obtain ABGs and begin understanding how to interpret the results.

An online course will be assigned & must be completed, PRIOR to attending the class. Reviewing the online course & test, lecture, case studies, and 1:1 assistance with obtaining ABS from a simulation arm comprise the classroom activities.

**NOTE** Withdrawls or cancellations less than 14 days prior to class will be charged a $25 fee**

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