Course Catalog

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Initial

The purpose of this course is to educate health care personnel working with adults on the risks, strategies and skills necessary to handle cardiopulmonary emergencies. The ACLS Provider Course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and manage the first 10 minutes of an adult ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) arrest.

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Advanced Cardiac Life Support Renewal

The purpose of this course is to educate health care personnel working with adults on the risks, strategies and skills necessary to handle cardiopulmonary emergencies. The ACLS Provider Course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and manage the first 10 minutes of an adult ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) arrest.

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CCRN Nursing Certification Review

This 2-day course is designed to prepare acute and critical care nurses with critical care nursing experience to take the CCRN exam. Content is based on AACN's blueprint for the CCRN exam and includes a review of the pathophysiology, assessment, diagnosis, monitoring, and management of patients typically cared for in a critical care unit. Systems covered include cardiovascular, pulmonary, endocrine, hematology/immunology, neurology, gastrointestinal, renal, and multisystem problems. Behavioral and psychosocial issues are discussed and professional caring and ethical practice topics are addressed.

Oct 15-16, 2014

Stroke Collaborative: Safe Swallowing

The purpose of this course is that the learner will be able to increase knowledge regarding patient safety related to swallowing after a stroke.

Four sessions available on April 9, 2014. Be sure to register for the section where you will be attending.

NUR053(1) Live at Methodist Hospital Centennial Room, 8303 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68114

NUR053(2) Telecast at Jennie Edmundson Kanesville Room, 933 E. Pierce Street  Council Bluffs, IA 51503

NUR053(3) Telecast at University Medical Center Campus, Kiewit Tower Room 0910, Omaha, NE

NUR053(4) Telecast at Bellevue Medical Center Dr, Bellevue, NE 68123

 

Basic ECG Interpretation (AACN)

This course teaches the skills of identifying and interpreting heart rhythms. This course is only available to nurses who are Methodist Health System employees.

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Basic ECG Interpretation

This program will provide information on basic cardiac monitoring principles and rhythm interpretation. 

September 12, 2014

September 16, 2014

CNA/MA Recertification

This offering is open to nursing assistants and/or medication aides whose Nebraska Certification, over a two or more year period of time, has lapsed and requires recertification. Those who test must have been previously placed on the State of Nebraska Registry.

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Certified Nursing Assistant

To provide instruction for understanding the role and scope of work of the Certified Nursing Assistant.

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Certified Medication Aide Course

To provide instruction for understanding the role and scope of work of the Medication Aide.

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CPR/Basic Life Support Initial

The BLS Health Care Provider Course is designed to teach the skills of CPR for victims of all ages (including ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO). It is intended for participants who provide health care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in-hospital and out-of-hospital. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed health care professionals.

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