The Life Support Training Center at the International Medical Center (IMC) is conducting Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Courses for healthcare professionals throughout the year.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support course is based on science evidence from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for CPR and ECC.The goal of the PALS course is to aid the pediatric healthcare provider in developing the knowledge and skills necessary to efficiently and effectively manage critically ill infants and children, resulting in improved outcomes. Skills taught include recognition and treatment of infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest; the systematic approach to pediatric assessment, effective respiratory management, defibrillator and synchronized cardioversion; intraosseous access and fluid bolus administration; and effective resuscitation team dynamics.
Pediatricians, emergency physicians, family physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other healthcare providers who initiate and direct advanced life support in pediatric emergencies.
All course materials and activities follow the most recent Saudi Heart Association guidelines and standards. Saudi Heart Association is affiliated with International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (I.L.C.O.R.).
|ACLS||May 03-05, 2015||Sunday, Monday & Tuesday|
IMC Academy, Saudi Heart Association, Joint Commision International, and International Medical Center