Advanced Professional Healthcare, LLC

Advanced Professional Healthcare Education (APHE) LLC

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AHA Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Resuscitation, & Stabilization (PEARS)

Course Objectives

The participants who complete this training program will be certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics® (AAP®) and American Heart Association® (AHA®) as a PEARS Provider. This course is designed for medical providers (EMTs, LPNs, RNs not in emergency or intensive care) to review how to assess, care for and resuscitate pediatric patients with respiratory, shock, and cardiac emergencies. With this training, you can better understand how to reduce mortality of pediatric patients. Skills and treatments of potential and actual pediatric victims of cardiopulmonary emergencies. Skills include respiratory management, defibrillation, fluid administration, and team dynamics, with emphasis on high quality CPR. American Heart Association certification card provided.

Course Length

8 hours for recognition & renewal, with DVD presentation, lecture, practical application, written exam & skills tests.

Prerequisite

Current BLS Provider Certification

Intended Audience

All healthcare providers, such as EMTs, nurses, nurse aids, technicians, and unit clerks who may respond to pediatric emergencies and resuscitation. May also be for advanced level providers on years opposite PALS certification.

Pricing

Recognition: $125
Renewal: $125

Textbook: $40

Textbook

The textbook pictured below is the required version for this course. If your textbook does not look like the one below, you will have to purchase the appropriate textbook through APHE at checkout.

The textbook for each course is required at the course. If you do not have a textbook at the course, you will be expected to purchase one from the instructor.

To Register

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Upcoming Course Dates

No upcoming dates set. Contact APHE to express interest in this course.

Upcoming Courses

Student Testimonials

Adam, you made it fun. I learned new things. I got it! Thanks!
- RN, ACLS renewal participant

Good instructor. Thorough, yet enjoyable. Would recommend this course.
- Physician, ACLS Renewal Participant

Refresher course. Lots has changed since I last took it. I'm glad I did! Both Nikki & Adam were very knowledgeable and helpful. Good job!
- Librarian, Heartsaver CPR/AED Participant

Enjoyed this course, you made it less stressful, which made it an awesome experience and easier for me to learn. Thank you so much!
- RN, ACLS Provider Recognition Participant

Great instructors! Gave good insight into what actually happens in real life scenarios.
- Resident Physician, ACLS Provider Recognition Participant

Adam made the class ‘fun’ instead of drawn out and boring. It was helpful hearing ‘true’ stories of when CPR was used. Being a paramedic made him much more credible.
- Nursing student, BLS for Healthcare Providers participant

I like that Adam realized and took into account that everyone came from different backgrounds. Not all of us have cardiac or CCU experience. Thanks! Learned a lot!
- RN, ACLS Provider Recognition participant

Department requirement—much better program than [others]—less stressful, easier to learn. Retained more info!
- RN, ACLS Provider Renewal participant

Great course! Adam was great!
- RN, ACLS Provider Recognition participant

Instructor used a good sense of humor to keep the class on track.
- RN, BLS for Healthcare Providers participant

Instructor very knowledgeable/personable.
- RN, ACLS Provider Renewal participant

I thought the instructors did a great job. Very knowledgeable and helpful. Gave some really good pointers and can honestly say I am glad I took the full course. Learned a lot.
- RT Student, ECG Course Participant

Instructor was great and her knowledge is great too! I would reccomend this course to anyone who wants to learn CPR.
- Medical Assistant, BLS for Healthcare Providers Participant