Topic: Professional Education / First Aid, CPR and Safety

BLS for the Healthcare Provider

This American Heart Association CPR course is intended for participants who provide care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in hospital and out of hospital settings (physicians, nurses, paramedics, EMTs, nursing students and assistants, RT, PT, OT and other allied health personnel).

Olathe Medical Center

The Doctors Building 2

20805 W. 151st St.
Suite 315
Olathe, Kansas 66061

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This class teaches CPR skills for assisting victims of all ages (including ventilation with a barrier device and a bag valve mask device), use of an AED and relief of a foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO). 

  • A certification card valid for two years will be issued after successful completion of the skills and written test.
  • A student manual is included.
  • Participants will have hands-on practice, so comfortable clothing is recommended. 
  • Bring a sack lunch is suggested.

If you would like the student manual prior to class, it is available for pick up in the Education department located on the 2nd floor of Olathe Medical Center. Office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Books not picked up before class will be available at the class.

If you have questions, please call the Education Department at 913-791-4312.

OHSI EMPLOYEES ONLY: A library Of BLS Provider student manuals has been established for those employees attending the Healthcare Provider CPR class.  Books are available for checkout in the Education Department.

The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose.  Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association.  Any fee charged for such a course except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials do not represent income to the Association.