AHA Guidelines Update


This webinar has been approved by SWORBHP for 1 CME.

To receive CME, you must watch the webinar AND complete the quiz through the
Paramedic Portal of Ontario. See below for more information on how to access the quiz.

Webinar Details

Date: Thursday June 9, 2016

Presented by:

Dr. Drew Schappert (PGY3)

Dr. Matthew Davis (MD)

Dr. Michael Lewell (MD)

Brief Description:

This webinar covers AHA Guidelines update a it relates to Paramedic Practice.

Upon completion of this webinar you will be able to:

  • Recognize key issues and changes to the American Heart Association (AHA) Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • Provide background and rationale for updates/changes
  • Understand the role of dispatch in identification of cardiac arrest and delivery of dispatch assisted CPR
  • Understand the role of Naloxone in both respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Review new CPR metric guidelines
  • Gain an understanding of the evidence behind medications used during cardiac arrest

How to receive CME for watching the webinar?

Paramedics are eligible to receive continuing medical education (CME) for reviewing our webinars. To receive CME, you must watch the webinar and complete the quiz available through the Paramedic Portal of Ontario.

To access the quiz, click the link below for the Paramedic Portal of Ontario. Once you have logged into the portal, click "Online Training" and locate the course called "Rounds and Webinars".

Link: www.paramedicportalontario.ca

System Requirements

This webinar is streamed through YouTube. Please visit the YouTube Help Centre if you are experiencing issues.

General System Requirements:

Adobe Flash Player 10.0.22+ plug-in

- Firefox 1.1+, Internet Explorer 7.0+, Safari 1.0+, Google Chrome, or Opera

- Broadband connection with 500+ Kbps

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