Continuing Education

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Instructor Course (AHA-023)

This program prepares the ACLS American Heart Association Instructor candidates to learn how to disseminate the science, skills and philosophy of resuscitation programs and gain the knowledge necessary to teach ACLS. Saint Francis Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate... Read more

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider Course (AHA-011)

The Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Provider Course is a 2-day course designed to enhance your skills in the treatment of arrest and peri-arrest patients through active participation in a series of simulated cardiopulmonary cases. These simulations are designed to reinforce important concepts including, identification and... Read more

Basic Arrhythmia (AHA-025)

Basic Arrhythmia is a 2-day class teaching a systematic approach to: Interpreting cardiac rhythms and arrhythmias, and basic treatment modalitiesIdentifying normal and abnormal cardiac anatomy and cardiac conduction, and the ability to measure and calculate information from rhythm strips This class is recommended prior to taking ACLS, but... Read more

Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR (AHA-004)

This Basic Life Support course covers core material such as adult and pediatric CPR (including two-rescuer scenarios and use of bag mask), foreign-body airway obstruction and automated external defibrillation. After successful completion the student will receive a BLS card.

Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR Online (AHA-022)

The American Heart Association has developed an alternative way for healthcare providers to complete BLS CPR from the traditional classroom setting. This program is approved for both renewal and initial credentialing. Course completion consists of two parts: the online, cognitive part and skills testing. Part One: Access the... Read more

Basic Life Support (BLS) Heartcode Part Two Skills Testing (AHA-022)

The American Heart Association's Basic Life Support Heartcode Anywhere course is an alternative way to complete BLS from the traditional classroom setting. Course completion consists of two parts, the computer-based cognitive program and the skills testing. Part one:  After registering for the course, participants will receive an online license... Read more

Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor Course (AHA-020)

This one-day program prepares BLS American Heart Association Instructor candidates to learn how to disseminate the science, skills and philosophy of resuscitation programs and gain the knowledge necessary to teach CPR / First Aid. Saint Francis Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by... Read more

Breastfeeding Class

A must-take class for expecting parents inspired by Mother Nature to breast-feed. Topics are breast physiology, milk production, positioning, diet, pumping and storing breast milk.

Comfort During Labor Class

During this class, you will be presented with alternative comfort measures to use during labor. These include relaxation, breathing, focusing, use of massage and hydrotherapy.

Community CPR Day

Saving lives is not just for heroes in capes. Saint Francis Healthcare System is doing its part to train lifesavers by hosting free CPR trainings on Saturday, June 1, as part of National CPR and AED Awareness Week (June 1-7). According to the American Heart Association, 90... Read more

CPR Heartsaver – Adult / Child / Infant (AHA-005)

The CPR Heartsaver Adult / Child course teaches adult / child CPR, choking and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED). The course contains updated content and science from the 2015 American Heart Association guidelines for CPR and ECC. After successful completion, the student will... Read more

CPR Heartsaver – Infant Only (AHA-005)

The Infant CPR course contains updated content and science from the 2015 American Heart Association guidelines on infant CPR and ECC and how to react to infants who are choking.

Hazmat Training Course

The presence of hazardous materials in a hospital's Emergency Department poses a risk to everyone – patients, hospital personnel, visitors and others within the facility. To help prepare for potential hazmat incidents, Saint Francis Healthcare System will be providing HAZMAT training courses for appropriate hospital personnel... Read more

Heartsaver First Aid / CPR / AED (AHA-007)

The Heartsaver First Aid / CPR / AED course teaches adult / child CPR, choking and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED), in addition to adult first aid basics, medical emergencies and injury emergencies. The course contains updated content and science from the 2015... Read more

Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid / CPR / AED (AHA-008)

The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid / CPR / AED course teaches child / infant CPR with mask, choking, use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), pediatric first aid basics, medical emergencies, injury emergencies, environmental emergencies and asthma care training for child care providers.


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