Instructor: Alice Delso, RN, BSN
Monday & Tuesday September 18 & 19, 2017
Monday & Tuesday, September 25 & 26, 2017,
Thursday, September 28, 2017(TESTING)
Basic Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology and Terminology.
To prepare the registered nurse or other healthcare professionals, to care for patients with cardiac dysrhythmias or the potential for cardiac dysrhythmias.
Objectives of the Basic Dysrhythmia Course:
· identify defining characteristics of all cardiac rhythms presented
· list two etiologies for each cardiac rhythm presented
· list two clinical findings for each cardiac rhythm presented
· identify medical/nursing management of each cardiac rhythm presented
Required Text Book:
The required text “ECG’s Made Easy” 5th edition is available for purchase at Cambria-Somerset Council Office, G24 Owen Library or Amazon.com. NOTE: This is a NEW Edition. The price of the book is approximately $70, however, this price may vary depending on current publisher’s price list. We urge you to purchase required text a few weeks in advance in order to review Chapters 1 & 2 prior to the course.
Calipers are also required for this course.
The Basic Dysrhythmia Course is designed for RNs and other providers who care for patients with cardiac dysrhythmias or the potential for cardiac dysrhythmias.
All participants are to report for testing on the day scheduled.
84% is required to pass this course. In the event that a participant fails, remediation and a retest will be available within 2 weeks after the course completion.