The purpose of this course is to educate healthcare personnel working with adults on the risks, strategies, and skills necessary to handle cardiopulmonary emergencies.

The ACLS Provider Course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and manage the first 10 minutes of an adult ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) arrest.

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ACLS Initial Course

Courses are offered year round.

This course is for Physicians, Nurses, Emergency Medical Providers and other allied health professionals who may have a need to respond to a cardiovascular emergency. All participants must have a current (not expired) Health Care Provider BLS card. 
$225
Cost for ACLS Initial
Methodist and Jennie Ed employees can use their health system promo code for a 100% discount.

Before Your Class

Required Student Text: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Provider Manual, 2010 Edition (©2011)
 
MHS Employees and NMC students can pick up their borrowed text at the Clark building front desk. You do not need to contact us prior to picking up, for front desk hours please call 402-354-7000. **ALL borrowed texts MUST be returned to the instructor the day of class. 
 
WOMEN'S HOSPITAL EMPLOYEES:  Please contact Rachael Travalik at Rachael.Travalik@nmhs.org or at 402-815-1895.
 
JENNIE ED EMPLOYEES:  Please contact Lisa Joy at lisa.joy@nmhs.org or at 712-396-6035.
 
NMHS Employees, NMC Students, and external participants have the option to purchase a text for $40 (includes S&H). Purchased books will be mailed to the address provided during registration.
 
Precourse Self-Assessment: Students MUST complete the precourse self-assessment prior to attending the course.
Password: acls15
*Please bring a copy of your results to the first day of class.

Links

American Heart Association ACLS Course Information

ACLS Renewal Course

Courses are offered year round.

This course is for Physicians, Nurses, Emergency Medical Providers and other allied health professionals who may have a need to respond to a cardiovascular emergency. All participants must have a current (not expired) Health Care Provider BLS card and an ACLS Provider card.
$135
Cost for ACLS Renewal
Methodist and Jennie Ed employees can use their health system promo code for a 100% discount.

Before Your Class

Required Student Text: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Provider Manual, 2010 Edition (©2011)
 
MHS Employees and NMC students can pick up their borrowed text at the Clark building front desk. You do not need to contact us prior to picking up, for front desk hours please call 402-354-7000. **ALL borrowed texts MUST be returned to the instructor the day of class. 
 
WOMEN'S HOSPITAL EMPLOYEES:  Please contact Rachael Travalik at Rachael.Travalik@nmhs.org or at 402-815-1895.
 
JENNIE ED EMPLOYEES:  Please contact Lisa Joy at lisa.joy@nmhs.org or at 712-396-6035.
 
NMHS Employees, NMC Students, and external participants have the option to purchase a text for $40 (includes S&H). Purchased books will be mailed to the address provided during registration.
 
Precourse Self-Assessment: Students MUST complete the precourse self-assessment prior to attending the course.
Password: acls15
*Please bring a copy of your results to the first day of class.

Links

American Heart Association ACLS Course Information

CPR/Basic Life Support Classes

Courses are offered year round.

This course is for healthcare providers, first responders, allied health professionals and healthcare professionals. The American Heart Association has eliminated options for initial and renewal classes. There is only one BLS class now available.
$65
Cost for CPR/Basic Life Support
Methodist and Jennie Ed employees can use their health system promo code for a 100% discount.

Before Your Class

Required Student Text: BLS for Healthcare Providers, 2015 Edition (©2016)

Any student can borrow a copy of the BLS book at the Nebraska Methodist College Clark building front desk. You do not need to contact us prior to picking up. For front desk hours please call 402-354-7000. **ALL borrowed texts MUST be returned to the front desk the day of class.

The AHA now allows the book to be used during the written exam. Books will be available in the classroom for that purpose, so borrowed books must be returned to the front desk prior to class.

WOMEN’S HOSPITAL EMPLOYEES: Please contact Rachael Travalik to arrange a book pick up at 402-815-1895.

JENNIE ED EMPLOYEES: Please contact Lisa Joy to arrange a book pick up at 712-396-6035.

NMHS Employees, NMC Students and external participants have the option to purchase a text for $16 (includes S&H). Purchased books will be mailed to the address provided during registration.

Links

American Heart Association BLS Course Information

Additional Course Details

Book
The American Heart Association requires you bring the text to class with you. Please return your borrowed text to your instructor immediately following class.
 
Course Cancellations
We reserve the right to cancel class due to insufficient registrations. If you have questions regarding class cancellations due to weather, please call 402-354-7222.
 
Participant Cancellations
Should you need to cancel, you must do so at least five business days prior to your scheduled course. No call, no show will be required to pay for a rescheduled course.
 
Licensure
If you are using this course toward your licensure, please keep course agenda/objectives and a copy of your card in your personal file. The college does not award continuing education units for AHA courses.
 
Additional Questions
Please contact the NMC Division of Professional Development at 402-354-7100 or e-mail PD@methodistcollege.edu

Course Location

All Nebraska Methodist College courses are taught on campus:

Nebrasks Methodist College
The Josie Harper Campus
Classroom B241
Lower Level, Clark Building

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Parking
During the school year, our parking lots are occasionally full around the main campus. Please take advange of our lower south parking lot.