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Classes & Events

West Penn Hospital Maternity Unit Tour
Thursday, April 17th, 2014
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bariatric Surgery Informational Sessions
Monday, April 21st, 2014
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Bariatric Surgery Informational Sessions
Monday, April 21st, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bariatric Surgery Informational Sessions @ WPH
Monday, April 21st, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
West Penn Hospital Baby Care 2 Wk. Series
Monday, April 21st, 2014
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


STAR AHA Life Support Courses

Back to Multidiscipline Courses

AHA CourseThese courses are designed for the lay public and various levels of health care providers. Participants will learn how to accurately recognize and treat various adult and pediatric emergencies. In this training, participants will learn about various life saving procedures such as cardiopulmonary resuscitation, defibrillation, medication administration and airway management. This training will provide participants with the opportunity to earn an American Heart Association (AHA) course completion card. 

Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate competence in following AHA recommended treatment algorhythms
  • Exhibit an understanding of the theoretical concepts behind the skills required for course completion
  • Appropriately provide patient care on simulated patients 

Expected Outcomes

  • Accurately follow AHA guidelines providing care to adult and pediatric patients
  • Attain AHA recognition with a course completion card 


  • Lay public and healthcare providers of various disciplines
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