Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
Title: Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification Course
At the completion of this learning activity, participants should be able to: Identify key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care; Enhance resuscitation skills with hands-on-practice; Incorporate new American Heart Association guidelines into clinical practice.
Location: Chicago Medical Society Building, 33. W Grand Ave., Chicago, IL 60654
Schedule: 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Target Audience: All Physicians, Residents, and Allied Medical Professionals
Presenters: Vemuri S. Murthy, MD, FAHA, Program Coordinator and Faculty, Advocate Christ Training Center, Oak Lawn, IL and Dennis McCauley, EMT-P, Course Director and Faculty, Advocate Christ Training Center, Oak Lawn, IL. Dr. Murthy and Mr. McCauley have disclosed that they do not have any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.
CME Credit(s): 4.0
Note: There is a minimum requirement of 8 students per course and a maximum of 20 students. Successful participants will receive the American Heart Association ACLS provider card (valid: 2 yrs.)
CMS Member or Staff Person: $65
Non-Member or Staff Person: $115
Cancellation Policy: Individual cancellations must be received in writing by the CMS office no later than 72 hours prior to the program. Refunds will not be issued after 72 hours or for “no-shows.”
Chicago Medical Society Planning Members’ Disclosures: The following planning members of the Chicago Medical Society’s CME Committee have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests: Michael Hanak, MD, FAA, Chairman, Eric A. Eason, MD, Arjang Khorasani, MD, Vemuri S. Murthy, Course Director, and Haydee Nascimento, Director of Education.