12/15 Lead ECG
Learn how to read a 12 Lead EKG or ECG strip. 12 Lead's check for problems with the electrical activity of your heart. Become an expert at reading them or brush up on your skills.
An Introduction to 12-Lead ECG's
The Western Institute of Emergency Education's - Introduction to 12-Lead ECG Program is widely recognized as the premier 12-Lead ECG Interpretation Program for healthcare professionals worldwide. The Introduction to 12-LEAD ECG’s empowers healthcare professionals with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and hands-on training to improve your management of both medical and trauma patients.
Who should attend the 12-Lead ECG Program
All Healthcare Professionals who are interested in gaining confidence and improving their skill with 12-Lead ECG Evaluation should attend this program.
We strongly recommend that participants either complete the LEAD II ECG BOOTCAMP or have a strong understanding of Lead II ECG Interpretation, prior to attending the Introduction to 12-LEAD ECG’s Program.
The Key Components of the Introduction to 12-Lead ECG's:
- Rapid identification of life-threatening arrhythmia’s
- Understanding of the heart’s electrical system
- Identifying Clinically Significant ST-Elevation & ST-Depression
- Increased confidence when evaluating your patient’s 12-Lead ECG’s
- Assist’s in preparing you for the ACLS – Experienced Provider Program
The Western Institute of Emergency Education establishes a standardized body of 12-Lead ECG knowledge and to improve the care of all patients and combines interactive learning with scenario-based assessments to give all healthcare professionals a comprehensive learning experience.
The 12-Lead ECG Interpretation Program Includes:
Systematic Approach to 12-Lead ECG Evaluation
12-Lead ECG Evaluation can be a daunting task, with the use of our systematic approach to 12-LEAD ECG Evaluation, this task is made much easier. By the end of the Introduction to 12-Lead ECG Program, you will be able to confidently evaluate any patient’s 12-Lead ECG.
Hands-on Training Using both an Individual and Team Approach
Not only will you gain confidence evaluating 12-Lead ECG rhythms. You will gain confidence using various cardiac monitors capable of capturing 12throughout your course.
2 Day Intensive Course with Expert Educators
The Introduction to 12-LEAD ECG Program is a 2-Day Intensive Course that is taught by expert educators. Our primary focus is on creating a stress-free learning environment.
The 12-Lead ECG Program Includes:
- Reviewing The Basic
- Electrical Physiology
- Acquiring The 12-Lead ECG
- Acute Coronary Syndromes
- Myocardial Infarction – Recognition & Localization (Includes Right Sided and 15 Lead ECG’s)
- Complications of Myocardial Infarction
- Acute Coronary Syndrome Imposters
- Cardiac Monitor Usage
- Having Fun…
Evaluation, Verification, and Contact Hours
Successful completion of the course requires 80% or greater on the open book multiple choice exam and 80% or greater on the skill station evaluation.
All attendees will be awarded contact hour certificate with appropriate contact hours.
16 contact hours are awarded for course completion.