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HealthEdSolutions.com Now Offers HeartCode® ACLS by the American Heart Association

Health Education Solutions, a leading provider of online certification options for healthcare professionals and first responders, today announced that it has added American Heart Association HeartCode® Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Part 1 to its catalog of online courses.

 

HeartCode® ACLS by the American Heart Association (AHA) is the official, self-directed, comprehensive e-learning program from…

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Added by Rebecca Howard on March 7, 2012 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Are You In the Know About the New ACLS Guidelines?

In late 2010, the American Heart Association released updated recommendations for the delivery of life-saving care. Updated every five years, these recommendations directly impact ACLS training guidelines.…

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Added by Rebecca Howard on July 12, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Do the New Life Support Guidelines Mean You Have To Take a New ACLS Test? Questions and Answers

Every five years, the American Heart Association releases new guidelines for first aid and life support courses. As new 2010 guidelines are incorporated into ACLS modules and ACLS test questions, certification courses and online classes will undergo some changes. But the question is…if you were certified under the 2005 guidelines, do you need to recertify right…
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Added by Rebecca Howard on July 6, 2011 at 11:34am — No Comments

Help Wanted: massive shortage of MDs by 2020

The Association of American Medical Colleges [AAMC] have indicated that America will face massive shortage of MD's by 2020

This is a serious problem for the industry and one which will eventually impact healthcare marketing! So why don't we become more involved in solving the issue before it is too late!



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Added by Nicola Ziady on July 5, 2011 at 2:06pm — No Comments

Health Education Solutions “Asks the Experts” About Health Certification

 

Experts agree: Proper training is vital for individuals whose careers may require them to provide emergency care. As the leading provider of advanced cardiac life support…

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Added by Crystal Thomas on January 4, 2011 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Health Education Solutions Preps EMTs and Paramedics for Rapid Employment Growth in New First Responder Special Section





Employment for EMTs and paramedics is expected to grow by 19 percent between 2006 and 2016, faster than the average for all occupations, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. To help the increasing number of emergency services professionals, or those considering entering the field, learn more about first responder training, advanced cardiac life support… Continue

Added by Crystal Thomas on December 7, 2010 at 4:29pm — No Comments

Health Education Solutions Offers Tools and Tips for Changing Paths in New Career Transitions Special Section



Healthcare will generate 3.2 million new wage and salary jobs between 2008 and 2018—more than any other industry, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This rapid growth underscores the importance of training and continuing education as professionals shift careers within this growing industry. To assist healthcare professionals as they transition into new positions within the same field, Health Education Solutions, the leading provider of… Continue

Added by Crystal Thomas on November 2, 2010 at 11:09am — No Comments

Health Education Solutions Offers Tools and Tips for Changing Paths in New Career Transitions Special Section



Healthcare will generate 3.2 million new wage and salary jobs between 2008 and 2018—more than any other industry, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This rapid growth underscores the importance of training and continuing education as professionals shift careers within this growing industry. To assist healthcare professionals as they transition into new positions within the same field, Health Education Solutions, the leading provider of… Continue

Added by Crystal Thomas on November 2, 2010 at 11:00am — No Comments

Health Education Solutions Expands ACLS Certification Materials Online: Free Advice, Tools and Stories



Every year, about 785,000 Americans have a first heart attack and another 470,000 have a recurrent one. Healthcare professionals certified in advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) save many of their lives. Health Education Solutions, the leading provider of continuing education solutions for healthcare professionals, today released a new… Continue

Added by Crystal Thomas on September 21, 2010 at 11:28am — No Comments

Health Education Solutions Launches Robust Online PALS Certification Special Section



About nine percent of children who suffer from cardiac arrest outside a hospital and 27 percent of those who experience cardiac arrest in a hospital setting will survive—most of them thanks to a healthcare professional certified in pediatric advanced life support (PALS). Health Education Solutions, the leading provider of continuing education solutions for healthcare professionals, today released a new… Continue

Added by Crystal Thomas on September 20, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments

Health Education Solutions Teaches Lifesaving Skills in Research Library’s New Online Heartsaver Special Section



A sudden cardiac arrest victim’s chance of survival falls seven to 10 percent for every minute of delay until defibrillation if CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) is not provided, underscoring the need for training in this lifesaving skill set. Health Education Solutions, the leading provider of continuing education solutions for healthcare professionals and the general public, today released a new… Continue

Added by Crystal Thomas on September 8, 2010 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Health Education Solutions Launches Stroke Special Section Online for Healthcare Professionals





About 795,000 Americans suffer a stroke every year. Healthcare professionals trained in stroke recognition and care save many of their lives. Health Education Solutions, the leading provider of continuing education solutions for healthcare professionals, today released a new…

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Added by Crystal Thomas on September 7, 2010 at 1:42pm — No Comments

Health Education Solutions Launches New HealthEdSolutions.com





Ten of the 20 fastest-growing occupations in the U.S. are healthcare related, underscoring the vital need for training and resources to support this expanding industry. To improve the accessibility and educational experience for this critical population, Health Education Solutions, the leading provider of continuing education solutions for… Continue

Added by Crystal Thomas on August 6, 2010 at 1:59pm — No Comments

Yampa Valley Medical Center Leader Named Grassroots Champion



Yampa Valley Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Karl Gills is being recognized with the American Hospital Association (AHA) Grassroots Champion Award.



AHA, in partnership with the Colorado Hospital… Continue

Added by Ron Zwerin on April 7, 2010 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Landmark Healthcare Act Approved in Colorado

The Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) was

pleased to learn that
the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

has given approval to Colorado Medicaid’s proposal to collect a hospital

provider fee. CHA and Gov. Ritter’s office developed the Colorado

hospital provider fee proposal that would insure an…
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Added by Ron Zwerin on April 2, 2010 at 6:30pm — No Comments

What is the AMA Position on Medical Tourism?



By Ron Johnson, M.D., F.A.C.S., Chief Medical Officer, Satori World Medical



Travel for medical care outside of the US for the purpose of medical treatment (“medical tourism”) is a rapidly growing trend and is gaining a lot of attention by patients, employers and insurance companies. The… Continue

Added by Satori World Medical on April 8, 2009 at 12:42pm — No Comments

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