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What does ACLS stand for?

ACLS stands for Advanced Cardiac Life Support

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Intended to provide a quick refresher or act as a “cheat sheet” for providing lifesaving care, this special section includes overviews of information that healthcare providers and first responders would typically find in an advanced cardiac life support provider manual, a pediatric advanced life support provider manual, a basic life support provider manual or a CPR/AED/first aid provider manual.
A SOCM may be called upon to administer advanced cardiac life support, intubation, chest tube thoracostomy or venous cut downs.
The training to be provided includes: * Hospital Management of CBRNE * Leadership Development * Advanced Burn Life Support * Advanced Trauma Life Support * Advanced Cardiac Life Support * Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course * Trauma Nurse Core Course * Basic Life Support * Joint Humanitarian Operations Course Participants in these courses must sign up for a training slot on-line and must be registered attendees of the 114th Annual AMSUS Meeting to do so.
Winder and the team provide advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) education to the emergency department, critical care unit and Lakes District hospital staff, as well as all junior doctors.