Instructor Information & Updates

UPDATES

2015 ACLS, BLS & Heartsaver Product & Course Orientation Login AHA Instructor Network:
Select Courses (at the top)/BLS/click on Product & Course Orientation link.

MN AED Registration Law

Guideline Update #5: Blended Learning Defined (August 2015, 2 Pages)

Projected Release Dates for Products/Materials (7/2016)

AHA Policy on e-Cigarettes (dated August 2014)

AHA Article: “CPR Quality: Improving Cardiac Resuscitation Outcomes Both Inside and Outside the Hospital” and other resource information

Using e-Tablets as AEDs/Simulators

COURSE CARDS

COURSE CARD SAMPLES
COURSE CARD TEMPLATES

AED

PROCEDURES

RECALLS

  • Class 1 recall of the listed AEDs
  • Philips AED Heartstream Forerunner Battery-DISCONTINUED.
    The Philips AED Heartstream Forerunner battery has been discontinued.
    The Products associated with the Forerunner AED's are:
    • BT1 Forerunner battery pack
    • 989803136301 Forerunner Aviation Battery

   Philips is currently offering a trade in program to assist with this transition.

AHA GUIDELINES

RESOURCES

  1. ECC Provider Course Matrix (AHA Course Matrix, ACLS, BLS)
  2. ECC Provider Course Matrix (AHA Course Matrix, PALS)
  3. Provider Course Records/Instructors to Archive for 3 yrs  January 2012.
MATERIALS
  1. Top Ten Things To Know (PDF)
  2. 2015 AHA Statistical Update Report /295 pages (1/2015)
  3. Hidden Heart Attack Signs for Women
NEWSLETTERS/WEBSITES
  1. 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  2. 2015 ECCguidelines.heart.org
  3. AHA Hands: Only CPR
  4. Circulation (AHA)

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