Updates and Information

UPDATES

 Instructor Information 

NEW MRTC NEWS LETTER—click here

Heartsaver Hero Award Information

2015 ACLS, BLS & Heartsaver Product & Course Orientation Login AHA Instructor Network:
Select Courses (at the top)/BLS/click on Product & Course Orientation link.

MN AED Registration Law

Guideline Update #5: Blended Learning Defined (August 2015, 2 Pages)

AHA Policy on e-Cigarettes (dated August 2014)

AHA Article: “CPR Quality: Improving Cardiac Resuscitation Outcomes Both Inside and Outside the Hospital” and other resource information

Using e-Tablets as AEDs/Simulators

Instrumented Feedback Device Information


COURSE CARDS

COURSE CARD SAMPLES
      • Course Card Samples

AED

PROCEDURES

      • AED Implementation Guide 02/2012
      • Minnesota State Colleges and Universities AED Procedure Manual 04/2013
      • Minnesota State Colleges and Universities AED Procedure Manual 08/2014
      • AED Maintenance Template dated 08/2014
      • MnSCU Procedure 5.24 Public Access Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Devices dated 08/2014

RECALLS

      • Class 1 recall of the listed AEDs
      • Philips AED Heartstream Forerunner Battery-DISCONTINUED.
        The Philips AED Heartstream Forerunner battery has been discontinued.
        The Products associated with the Forerunner AED's are:
        • BT1 Forerunner battery pack
        • 989803136301 Forerunner Aviation Battery

   Philips is currently offering a trade in program to assist with this transition.

 

AHA GUIDELINES

RESOURCES

MATERIALS NEWSLETTERS/WEBSITES
    1. 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
    2. 2015 ECCguidelines.heart.org
    3. AHA Hands: Only CPR