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Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) + BLS Provider- June 19 & 20

McMaster Children's Hospital, Simulation and Outreach

Tuesday, 19 June 2018 at 8:00 AM - Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) + BLS Provider-...

Registration Information

Registration Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
General Registration - RN, RPN, RRT, RPh, Paramedic
PALS Provider course with BLS Renewal
Sold Out Ended $360.00 $26.21
Physician Registration - HHS, SJHC, or Other
PALS Provider course with BLS Renewal. Registration for Physicians and Dentists affiliated with Hamilton Health Sciences, St. Joseph's Health Care, other public hospitals, or in private practice. Also includes International Medical Graduates.
Sold Out Ended $360.00 $26.21
McMaster University - Department of Pediatrics
PALS Provider course with BLS Renewal. Subsidized rate for faculty and trainees of the Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University.
Sold Out Ended $235.00 $17.32
Hamilton Health Sciences Employee
PALS Provider course with BLS Renewal. Subsidized rate for employees only. Must show Employee ID or current HHS paystub at check-in. This rate is not available to physicians.
Sold Out Ended $235.00 $0.00

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Event Details

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) with Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider

The PALS course features a combination of small group sessions, multimedia presentations and practical skills stations specifically geared towards the adult learner.  Our certified PALS instructors are a combination of nurses, physicians and respiratory therapists with backgrounds in pediatric emergency and critical care.

Our course provides two distinct credentials to participants who successfully complete all components of the course:

  1. Heart and Stroke Foundation (HSFC) Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider status, and
  2. Heart and Stroke Foundation (HSFC) Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider status.

Course Prerequisites

(1a) RN, RPh, RPN (currently working with pediatric patients), RRT, MD, DDS, PCP/ACP/CCP, IMG, (or)

(1b) Students who are training to enter a health profession listed in (1a) are eligible to enroll if they are in their final stage of training and have successfully completed the PEARS Provider course,

(2) Completion of a mandatory pre-course assessment (included in tuition fee),

(3) Previous health professional level CPR course (card does not have to be current), and

(4) Current knowledge and skills in Basic Life Support (BLS) (infant/child/adult)

 

Basic Life Support Requirements

Participants who do not sucessfully complete the BLS component of this course will not be eligible for PALS Provider status. Current Heart and Stroke Foundation Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider status is required in order to be eligible to receive PALS Provider status from the Heart and Stroke Foundation, upon course completion. 

Course Materials and Required Preparation

Mandatory pre-course preparation is required for admission to this course. Please to go our website for essential information:

www.mcmasterchildrenshospital.ca/PALS

 

Course Coordinator

Kevin Middleton, RRT, BSc, MEd

Course Director 

Emma Wyatt, MBBS, FRACP

 

Cancellation Policy

Please note that the following Cancellation Policy applies to this course:

 Requests to withdraw from a course (cancel registration) can only be completed through the Eventbrite registration system. Please go to www.eventbrite.ca/mytickets to manage your registration.

 Refunds will be made according to the date of the request based on the following timelines:

More than 3 weeks before the start of the course = 100% refund

Between 2-3 weeks before the start of the course = 75% refund

Less than 2 weeks, but more than 1 week before the start of the course = 50% refund

1 week or less before the start of the course = No refund

 If you are unable to attend the course, a friend or colleague can be substituted in your place at no additional charge.

 To transfer to an alternate course date, you must withdraw from the course that you originally registered for and complete the registration process for the course date that you want to attend. Course withdrawal conditions listed above apply.

- No refunds will be issued for withdrawals requested 1 week or less prior to a course. No refunds will be given for “no shows”.


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McMaster Children's Hospital
1200 Main Street West
Hamilton, ON L8S 3E1
Canada

Tuesday, 19 June 2018 at 8:00 AM - Wednesday, 20 June 2018 at 5:00 PM (EDT)


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