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What to Look for in an Online ACLS Course

Posted by National CPR Association | Medical Education Feb 14, 2017


Want to get or update ACLS Certification? Many courses are now available online, making it easier to stay credentialed. But how do you know which one to choose? Technology is changing and as it does, so does the way we use it. When it comes to the healthcare field, one such way is that now, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification programs can now be taken online. In part, this is due to an upsurge in the medical community labor force and in part because.. Read more

What 3D Printing Means for Amputee Patients

Posted by National CPR Association | Medical Technology Feb 07, 2017


It’s a brave new world for amputees – the ability to 3D print prosthetics is opening up hundreds of thousands of doors with options that were previously out of reach. The age of 3D printing has arrived and it is radically changing the world we live in as was promised. We've been told it would change everything from fashion to manufacturing and robotics. Almost every goods based industry on the globe is at least exploring how to exploit 3D technology, but the one that has.. Read more

The Benefits of Electronic Health Records

Posted by National CPR Association | Healthcare Technology Jan 31, 2017


With the digital age in full swing, electronic health records (or EHRs) provide doctors and patients with better data access and accuracy. How does this change the face of healthcare? Technology is here to stay when it comes to the healthcare industry. Correctly utilized technology should and will continue to have a lasting effect, and as time moves on, many more technological footprints will continue to change the world of healthcare. Over the past few decades, electronic health records (EHRs) have become an industry standard.. Read more

The Truth About Online NRP Certification

Posted by National CPR Association | Medical Education Jan 24, 2017


A fast, and easy option for NRP certification and recertification is to take your courses online in lieu of the old format of attending in-person classes. As the number of hospitals and institutions requiring NRP has increased, so too has the demand for certification courses. Many employers now give their employees the option of going online to certify as it is time and cost efficient. The process to certify or recertify your NRP (neonatal resuscitation program) credentials online is not at all difficult. As easy.. Read more

The Truth About Online BLS Certification

Posted by National CPR Association | Medical Education Jan 17, 2017


More hospitals and institutions than ever are requiring that their employees be certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) procedures than ever before. This increased demand has prompted an increased demand in BLS certification and recertification courses, both in person and online. As demand has increased, many employees are being afforded the opportunity to certify and recertify online rather than in a classroom setting. Prior to registering with an online provider for your BLS certification or recertification courses, you should ensure that they meet all your.. Read more

Don’t Make these Mistakes as a Doctor on Social Media!

Posted by National CPR Association | Social Media Jan 10, 2017


Medical professionals on social media carry an even bigger responsibility – you have to be aware that colleagues and potential patients are always watching! Everyone is looking for an edge to promote their business or service and the healthcare industry is no different. One of the most powerful tools doctors have in their bag to promote them self is social media. It is a digital resource unlike any other when it comes to allowing the ability to acquire new patients, stay connected with current patients,.. Read more

Content Ideas for your Healthcare Blog

Posted by National CPR Association | Social Media Jan 03, 2017


Thinking of starting a healthcare blog? One of the biggest stumbling blocks for new writers is trying to come up with ideas for interesting content. Here are a few to get you started!   One of the great axioms of blogging is that it isn’t always about what you say so much as how you say it. It’s easy to sit down and write blogs, even very informative ones that offer amazing information, but if the information is presented in a bland manner, it doesn’t.. Read more

Why Patients Prefer Electronic Health Records (EHRs)

Posted by National CPR Association | Healthcare Technology Dec 27, 2016


Doctors have long touted EHRs, and patients are now getting on board with their healthcare provider’s ability to quickly share information, ask for second opinions, and transfer records swiftly when necessary.   According to an ONC survey, patients prefer Electronic Health Records (EHRs) over the more traditional method of recording everything on paper. A whopping 76% of Americans surveyed clearly stated that they wanted EHR's in no uncertain terms. This definitively shows that there is a demand for a full transition to EHRs.   While.. Read more

The Power of the Hashtag

Posted by National CPR Association | Social Media Dec 20, 2016


Are you harnessing the power of the hashtag when posting on your social media accounts? If not, you could be missing out on the best way to connect with other health care professionals online.   Anyone browsing social media will encounter hashtags on an almost daily basis. Health care related hashtags are no exception. For example, #HCSM, an acronym for Health Care Social Media, can be seen almost every day. While hashtags are dominant on Twitter, you will find them on all over Facebook, Google+,.. Read more

The Truth About Online PALS Certification

Posted by National CPR Association | Medical Education Dec 14, 2016


Before signing up for an online PALS course, it is important to know that there are variations in the courses that are offered. While all may appear to be fast and easy options, there are several questions you should get answers to regarding any course you are considering prior to signing up. It’s becoming more common for hospitals and medical institutions or all varieties to require that their employees are certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) procedures. As such, there has been a significant.. Read more
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