CPR, AED & First Aid Provider Handbook

CPR, AED & First Aid Provider Handbook

by Dr. Karl Disque

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CPR, AED & First Aid Provider Handbook by Dr. Karl Disque

The Save a Life Initiative has just released its newest course: CPR, AED, and First Aid. This manual is based on the 2015-2020 CPR, AED and First Aid guidelines published by the American Heart Association and is designed to train people everywhere to respond to everyday emergencies.The course covers First Aid basics, including first aid kits, tooth injuries, bee stings, insect bites, nose bleeds and other common problems. Advanced topics include heart attack, stroke, asthma emergencies, head injuries, burns and more. Each topic is broken down into critical decisions to make and steps to take. This book will give you the confidence you need in situations that range from minor to crisis. The book also covers how to provide adult, child, and infant CPR, as well as use of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs).This course is written by Dr. Karl F. Disque, a board certified anesthesiologist and registered pharmacist. Dr. Disque has certified thousands of healthcare professionals with his courses in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and Basic Life Support (BLS), and now he brings that same expertise to his first course designed for people in the community. This is one of the most effective and user-friendly training manuals on the market because it was created by a team dedicated to life support education with the goal of training people to help save lives.This manual is the primary training material for CPR, AED, and First Aid certification courses provided by National Health Care Provider Solutions (www.nhcps.com). While it is originally created for use during certification courses, the handbook is excellent reference material for both anyone to keep their everyday emergency response skills sharp. Available in paper or Kindle editions, this manual can help you study CPR, AED, and First Aid anywhere. Learn how to save a life today with the CPR, AED & First Aid Certification Card and Course by National Health Care Provider Solutions.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940156822577
Publisher: Satori Continuum
Publication date: 11/14/2016
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 46,124
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Dr. Karl “Fritz” Disque is the Executive Director of the Disque Foundation and co-founder of National Health Care Provider Solutions, he is a board certified physician, practicing anesthesiologist and social entrepreneur. Fritz is an expert in ACLS, PALS, BLS, CPR and First Aid, and has been teaching these courses in a variety of environments for over eight years. His pursuit to lifelong learning, leadership and contribution carried him to completing pharmacy school at Purdue University, and then medical school at Des Moines University. He completed his anesthesiology residency from Rush University in 2011. Aside from his online presence and businesses, Fritz practices medicine in the Chicago area.

National Health Care Provider Solutions (NHCPS) is an online medical education company dedicated to providing Basic Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support and CPR, AED & First Aid courses to health care professionals. NHCPS is an online medical education company dedicated to providing life support education to health care professionals around the world by giving all proceeds to the Disque Foundation's Save a Life Initiative, with a mission to empower a million people with the ability to safe a life by 2020.

He is now focusing on expanding technophilanthropy through his many entrepreneurial aspirations and the Disque Foundation. Fritz has traveled with the foundation to several countries in the past four years such as Costa Rica, Haiti, Malaysia and Panama with the mission of advancing health care education to the underserved worldwide.

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CPR, AED & First Aid Provider Handbook 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Sm24 More than 1 year ago
I found this book extremely useful if you are looking for a easy to read guide for CPR AED and First Aid training to complement hands-on training. Would definitely recommend!
Andi_C More than 1 year ago
I had been recommending this to my students in learning CPR. Easy to use and a good reference for those who want to get their CPR certification.