Overview

Leaders in an adult cardiac arrest must be knowledgeable regarding the best evidence practice of running a code according to the guidelines set by the American Heart Association.

Pre-test
Before registering for a live simulation activity, it will be necessary to purchase an ACLS text book AND complete the pre-test. The text book can be purchased from First Response of the Bluegrass. The link to the pre-test is located at the bottom of Page ii of the text book. Complete the pre-test at the American Heart Association website at www.heart.org/eccstudent.

You MUST bring copies of the Certificate of Completion for the online modules and the Pre-Test Certificate to the live simulation.

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Speakers

Mark Harvey, EMT-P, HM Tech


ACLS/PALS/CPR Instructor First Response of the Bluegrass Lexington, Kentucky
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Joe Kinney, EMTP, AHA TCC


Owner and President First Response of the Bluegrass Lexington, Kentucky
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Stephen Kinney, MA


Vice President First Response of the Bluegrass Fire Fighter Paramedic Lexington Fire Department Lexington, Kentucky
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Chris Crowe


Instructor First Response of the Bluegrass Lexington, Kentucky
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Janine Mackey, NREMT-P


Instructor First Response of the Bluegrass Lexington, Kentucky
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Accreditation

CME

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Professionalism

Other

UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 3.00 hours of participation.

CDE

This live course meets regulatory requirements for 2.92 hours credit as permitted by 201 KAR 8:532 for dentists and 201 KAR 8:562 for dental hygienists.