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Courses for June 2017

Sunday, June 25, 2017
Preparing for Childbirth (One Day)
Childbirth will be one of the most memorable events of your life. This class will give you and your partner the information you'll need to better communicate with your care giving team and to make the decisions that are best for your labor and birth experience. You will learn breathing, relaxation and comfort techniques that will help facilitate your labor and birth as well as decrease pain and fatigue. Couples should take this course during their last trimester.

Our One Day Class
A fast-paced, streamlined class for couples who are unable to attend our four-week series or for those who have had a baby before and want to update their information and birthing skills.
 
 
FOR A PRINTABLE BROCHURE OF ALL OUR BIRTH EDUCATION CLASSES - CLICK HERE
**CANCELLED** Preparing for Childbirth (One Day - Murrieta)
LOCATION: MURRIETA HOSPTIAL

Childbirth will be one of the most memorable events of your life. This class will give you and your partner the information you'll need to better communicate with your care giving team and to make the decisions that are best for your labor and birth experience. You will learn breathing, relaxation and comfort techniques that will help facilitate your labor and birth as well as decrease pain and fatigue. Couples should take this course during their last trimester.

Our One Day Class
A fast-paced, streamlined class for couples who are unable to attend our four-week series or for those who have had a baby before and want to update their information and birthing skills.
 
 
 
Monday, June 26, 2017
LLEAP CPOE: Self-Study Exam
The exam starts promptly. Providers who are unable to successfully pass the exam will be given immediate remediation, with subsequent testing.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider

**This course is free to LLUH employees whose jobs require it for continued employment - registration is through the OWL Portal.

All other attendees must pay a fee for enrollment.  Please register through the CE Portal: https://ce.llu.edu and select the appropriate fee type.


The Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is designed for medical professionals who need information about the recognition and management of cardiac arrest, shock, and airway management in infants and children. The lectures, workshops, and tests adhere to the American Heart Association. During this class, participants will gain hands on experience in code management.

Pre-Requisite:

REQUIRED Pre-test - complete prior to course

Link: www.heart.org/eccstudent
Password: **See confirmation email**
Student must pass pre-test with 70% or higher. Please print the results and bring them to class. Failure to bring printed results will result in not be admitted to class.

Bring to Class:

  • Must have current BLS Provider card. Bring proof of current card to course.
  • For update/renewal courses, please bring proof of current PALS card to course.
  • Candidate must be a healthcare provider whose activities demand proficiency in PALS skills.  
  • Must bring printed copy of required pre-test results.
  • LLUH Nursing employees must bring the "Blue Form"
  • 2015 PALS Provider Manual, ISBN: 978-1-61669-559-0. The textbook can be purchased at Life Support Education and must be brought on the day of the course.

 

Course Content:

  • Key changes in pediatric advanced life support, reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • 1- and 2-rescuer child CPR and AED use
  • 1- and 2-rescuer infant CPR
  • Management of respiratory emergencies
  • Rhythm disturbances and electrical therapy
  • Vascular access
  • Resuscitation team concept
  • Cardiac, respiratory and shock case discussions and simulations
  • Systematic Approach to Pediatric Assessment

Course Format:

  • Full course:  14 hours 10 minutes, plus additional time for breaks and lunch.

Certification:

Students who successfully complete the PALS Course, including the following components, will receive a PALS Provider Card, valid for two years:

  • Pass the 1- and 2-Rescuer Child BLS With AED and 1- and 2-Rescuer Infant BLS Skills Tests
  • Actively participate in, practice and complete all learning stations
  • Complete the closed-book written exam with a minimum score of 84%
  • Pass 2 PALS core case scenarios (1 cardiac and 1 respiratory or shock) as a team leader, providing appropriate medical treatment and demonstrating effective team dynamics
June 26 & 27, 2017
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Breastfeeding Basics
We want to help you succeed at breastfeeding.  This class, taught by a Certified Lactation Educator offers:
  • Demonstrations of positioning and latch
  • Explanation of babies hunger cues
  • Benefits of breastfeeding for mom and baby
  • Description of feeding patterns and common growth spurts
  • Outline of nutrition for mom
  • Ways dad can be an active participant
  • Local and online breastfeeding resources

 

FOR A PRINTABLE BROCHURE OF ALL OUR BIRTH EDUCATION CLASSES - CLICK HERE
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Update

**This course is free to LLUH employees whose jobs require it for continued employment - registration is through the OWL Portal.

All other attendees must pay a fee for enrollment.  Please register through the CE Portal: https://ce.llu.edu and select the appropriate fee type.


The Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is designed for medical professionals who need information about the recognition and management of cardiac arrest, shock, and airway management in infants and children. The lectures, workshops, and tests adhere to the American Heart Association. During this class, participants will gain hands on experience in code management.

Pre-Requisite:

REQUIRED Pre-test - complete prior to course

Link: www.heart.org/eccstudent
Password: **See confirmation email**
Student must pass pre-test with 70% or higher. Please print the results and bring them to class. Failure to bring printed results will result in not be admitted to class.

Bring to Class:

  • Must have current BLS Provider card. Bring proof of current card to course.
  • For update/renewal courses, please bring proof of current PALS card to course.
  • Candidate must be a healthcare provider whose activities demand proficiency in PALS skills.  
  • Must bring printed copy of required pre-test results.
  • LLUH Nursing employees must bring the "Blue Form"
  • 2015 PALS Provider Manual, ISBN: 978-1-61669-559-0. The textbook can be purchased at Life Support Education and must be brought on the day of the course.

 

Course Content:

  • Key changes in pediatric advanced life support, reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • 1- and 2-rescuer child CPR and AED use
  • 1- and 2-rescuer infant CPR
  • Management of respiratory emergencies
  • Rhythm disturbances and electrical therapy
  • Vascular access
  • Resuscitation team concept
  • Cardiac, respiratory and shock case discussions and simulations
  • Systematic Approach to Pediatric Assessment

Course Format:

  • Full course:  14 hours 10 minutes, plus additional time for breaks and lunch.

Certification:

Students who successfully complete the PALS Course, including the following components, will receive a PALS Provider Card, valid for two years:

  • Pass the 1- and 2-Rescuer Child BLS With AED and 1- and 2-Rescuer Infant BLS Skills Tests
  • Actively participate in, practice and complete all learning stations
  • Complete the closed-book written exam with a minimum score of 84%
  • Pass 2 PALS core case scenarios (1 cardiac and 1 respiratory or shock) as a team leader, providing appropriate medical treatment and demonstrating effective team dynamics
Moms on the Move: Water Aerobics
Birth & Beyond Fitness - Moms On the Move Classes
Classes are open to moms at any stage of pregnancy through the first year postpartum (doctor approval recommended).
No childcare available.

Water Aerobics
This class is held at the LLU Drayson Center outdoor pool in the warmer months. It is a low impact aerobics class that includes toning and stretching exercises in shallow water. Class is designed for moms at any stage of pregnancy and in their first year postpartum. Come and try your first class before making a commitment. We know you will love it! No children please.

Contact Amber Young at amyoung@llu.edu before enrolling in this class. Please wait to receive an email from her before attending your first class. Thank you!
 
This class is held every Wednesday from May-October.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Advanced NICU II

This one day course is part two of three, designed for nurses interested in increasing their knowledge base of neonatal nursing, those interested in taking a look at The New Frontier in Critical Care and nurses preparing to certify for the RNC - NIC examinations.

This course enriches the NICU nurses' knowledge with a focus on the needs of a critically ill infant.
It identifies the advanced knowledge inherent in the role and function of the registered nurse who desires greater understanding and skill in the general assessment and management of the critically ill infant admitted to the NICU from a pathophysiologic, psychosocial and behavioral standpoint, and the continuation of care.

Course Objectives:

  • Discuss the pathophysiology and functions of normal and abnormal kidneys. Interpreting test results and treatments.
  • Define PPHN, causes and treatments.
  • Discuss the morbidity and mortality of PPHN.
  • Discuss the importance of well planned nutrition in the NICU, the use of electrolyte supplements, vitamins and additives.
  • Discuss  the benefits of breast milk feeding during infancy and beyond.
  • Discuss how to care for Infants with Congenital Heart Defects
Friday, June 30, 2017
Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider/Update

**This course is free to LLUH employees whose jobs require it for continued employment - registration is through the OWL Portal.
All other attendees must pay a fee for enrollment.  Please register through the CE Portal: https://ce.llu.edu and select the appropriate fee type.

Course Description
The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner

Course Content
Key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
Critical concepts of high-quality CPR
The American Heart Association Chain of Survival
1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
Differences between adult, child and infant rescue techniques
Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant
Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant
Relief of choking for adult, child and infant
CPR with an advanced airway*
* This is an introduction to the compression/ventilation rate and ratio for a patient who has an advanced airway in place. For more information on advanced airways, please refer to the Airway Management Course.

Pre-Requisites
 Candidate must be a healthcare provider whose activities demand proficiency in BLS skills.
 Participants must study the textbook and pre-course material prior to class attendance.

Course Materials: *New 2016 Edition Required*
There is a textbook required for this course. Pre-course materials and textbook can be purchased at Life Support Education. If you have any questions regarding materials please call (909) 558-4977.