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.