Continuing Education
4.5 Hour Course

Discontinuation Notice: As of February 1, 2018, Learn: Rhythm Adult (90-1421) will be discontinued and removed from the catalog. Students can redeem their course keys and access the course until March 1, 2018.

This course from the American Heart Association has been updated to reflect new science based on the 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC.

A self-directed course that introduces healthcare providers to normal cardiac rhythms and prepares them to recognize basic cardiac arrhythmias in clinical practice. Electrocardiogram (ECG) rhythm recognition is a key skill required to be successful in determining a patient’s condition and knowing which treatment algorithm to apply. This course allows healthcare providers to gain proficiency in ECG rhythm recognition in an effort to provide better treatment and improve patient outcomes.

This course teaches:

  1. Basic rhythm understanding
  2. The relationship between the ECG strip and heart impulses
  3. Common arrhythmias
  4. Identifying and distinguishing various arrhythmias
Up to 2.75 hour(s) of CME/CE/CEH credits offered

This course is for healthcare professionals who need basic rhythm recognition skills. This includes telemetry staff, and those preparing for ACLS, such as paramedics/EMTs, nurses, physicians, clinical pharmacists and respiratory therapists.

This course is not compatible with Macintosh computers or operating systems.

Please refer to our Technical Requirements for accessing this course.

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