TRAIN FOR SUCCESS INC.
CHD - CDC - Optional Resource
ONLINE WEB/EXAM SITE MAINTENANCE TAKES PLACE ONCE PER MONTH
(ON THE LAST SATURDAY NIGHT OF THE MONTH ) AND LAST FOR A FEW HOURS.
Work at your own pace & schedule class session when ready.
EKG INTERPRETATION 35 HR (complete 30 Hr Online & 5 Hr class practice session).
Course is approved for Nurses: RN, LPN, APRN, Medical Assistants, Respiratory, and other Allied health professionals and Graduate Nurses may take this course. Great course to prepare for the NCLEX, Acute Care, Hospital Settings. This course will build confidence on the job; excellent for those who are employed in the ER, Telemetry, PCU step down units, ICU, CCU as well as other clinical setting.
The purpose of this course is to provide the Health care professionals; LPN, RN, ARNP, Graduate Nurses, Medical Assistants and other Healthcare workers with the opportunity to complete a review of the cardiovascular system, discuss the anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system, describe common characteristics of abnormal heart rhythms, recognize common characteristics of arrhythmias, describe how to interpret the tracing, review how to take a 12-lead EKG, describe accurate landmarks to place the limb and precordial leads, how to review EKG strips in a systematic manner, review EKG strip analysis - P, Q, R, S,T waveform interpretation, recognize atrial, ventricular, juntional, pacemaker rhythms, tips to identify abnormal heart rhythms, discuss atrial ventricular (AV) blocks, recognize rhythms that are associated with each type of AV block, as well as common Cardiovascular diseases and the at risk population, review ways to make healthy choices and managing medical conditions. The course also emphasizes specific interventions for each abnormal heart rhythms.
After successful completion of this course the health care professionals /participants will be able to:
Discuss the anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system
Describe common characteristics of abnormal heart rhythms
Recognize common characteristics of arrhythmias /abnormal heart rhythms
Review EKG strips in a systematic way
Recognize atrial, ventricular, juntional, pacemaker rhythms
Identify abnormal heart rhythms
Recognize rhythms that are associated with each type of AV block
Discuss atrial ventricular (AV) blocks
Discuss common Cardiovascular diseases
Describe the at risk population for cardiovascular problems /diseases
Describe ways to make healthy choices and managing medical conditions.
Describe how to prepare the patient & how to take a 12-lead EKG
Demonstrate how to place the limb and precordial leads
Describe how to interpret the tracing.