Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS) $125
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 8:30am to 5:30pm
The main focus of PEARS is prevention and
specifically the assessment, recognition, and stabilization of pediatric
victims at risk of severe cardiopulmonary distress. Course content covers pediatric assessment,
recognition and management of respiratory distress and respiratory failure, recognitions
and management of shock, respiratory and circulatory management, and the
resuscitation team concept and American Heart Association pediatric Chain of
PEARS is a great class for School Nurses, Camp Nurses and EMT's!
is for healthcare providers such as emergency medical technicians (EMTs),
medical and surgical nurses, school nurses and any other healthcare provider
who infrequently sees critically ill infants and children.
AHA PEARS Provider Course is NOT intended for those staff credentialed for advanced pediatric skills that ROUTINELY provide critical pediatric care. (EMT-P, ED, PICU, or other critical pediatric advanced life support (PALS)).
It is a video-based, instructor-led, traditional classroom course. Students who successfully complete the course will receive an AHA PEARS Provider Course Completion Card (2 years).
Prerequisite: Class participants must have a current AHA HCP BLS (or ARC equivalent) card.
PEARS Book is included in the price.
The American Heart Association strongly promotes
knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, PALS, and PEARS and has developed
instructional materials for this purpose.
Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent
course sponsorship by the American Heart Association, and any fees charged for
such a course do not represent income to the Association.
Register online at mwcc.edu/noncredit
or call 978-630-9569.
Instructor: Gary Childs
Devens Campus, One Jackson Place, 27 Jackson Road, Devens, MA