2017-2018 Catalog

HLTK - HEALTH SCIENCE GENERAL

HLTK 1200 MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

In this course the student will familiarize himself with basic objectives to learn to divide medical words into component parts; learn basic combining forms; prefixes and suffixes of the medical language; and use these combining forms, prefixes and suffixes to build medical words.

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HLTK 1501 ADV CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT PROVIDER CORE

The ACLS Provider Course is limited to healthcare providers who either will direct or participate in the resuscitation of a patient, either in or out of a hospital setting. Students will practice essential skills both individually and as part of a team. An American Heart Association ACLS Card will only be issued to students achieving 84% or higher in this course. Students may not receive credit for both HLTK 1501 and HLTK 1502.

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Prerequisites

Instructor Permission

HLTK 1502 ADV CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT PROVIDER

The ACLS Provider Course is limited to healthcare providers who either will direct or participate in the resuscitation of a patient, either in or out of a hospital setting. In addition to intense instruction of ECG Rhythms and ACLS pharmacology, students will practice essential skills both individually and as part of a team. An American Heart Association ACLS Card will only be issued to students achieving 84% or higher in this course. Students may not receive credit for both HLTK 1501 and HLTK 1502.

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Prerequisites

Instructor Permission

HLTK 1503 PEDIATRIC ADV CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT CORE

The PALS Provider Course is limited to healthcare providers who either will direct or participate in the resuscitation of a Pediatric patient, either in or out of a hospital setting. Students will practice essential skills both individually and as part of a team. An American Heart Association PALS Card will only be issued to students achieving 84% or higher in this course. Students may not receive credit for both HLTK 1503 and HLTK 1504.

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Prerequisites

Instructor Permission

HLTK 1504 PEDIATRIC ADV CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT PRVD

The PALS Provider Course is limited to healthcare providers who either will direct or participate in the resuscitation of a Pediatric patient, either in or out of a hospital setting. In addition to intense instruction of ECG Rhythms and PALS pharmacology, students will practice essential skills both individually and as part of a team. An American Heart Association PALS Card will only be issued to students achieving 84% or higher in this course. Students may not receive credit for both HLTK 1503 and HLTK 1504.

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Prerequisites

Instructor Permission

HLTK 1650 ADVANCED CPR/AED FOR PROFESSIONALS

This course builds upon the current Lay-Rescuer CPR certification, which includes Adult, Child and Infant. This course prepares you to fulfill the role as a professional rescuer. This Advanced CPR course is required for ALL Professional Rescuers AND Health Care Providers. Adult, Child and Infant skills will be reviewed and practiced. This course includes 2-man training, mask practice and the proper use of the BVM (Bag Valve Mask). The student will be able to pass ALL skills taught in the course in addition to a written exam. A CPR for the Professional Rescuer Certification Card will be issued upon successful completion of requirements according to the American Red Cross. A BLS-for Health Care Providers Card will be issued upon successful completion of requirements according to the American Heart Association. This course includes AED (Automated External Definrillation) training and certification.

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