Acls - page 3

As a ER RN are you required to be ACLS prepared?!?!?... Read More

  1. by   EmerNurse
    Our ER requires BLS, ACLS, and PALS. Trauma is optional since we have a level 1 trauma center up the road (affiliated hospital). National cert is also optional.
  2. by   Bluehair
    We are required to have ACLS & PALS within 6 months of hire for ER, ICU and PACU staff. We are a small, rural hospital pretty far from everything. Obtaining any of these can be a bit problematic because there is no access to the classes elsewhere. Our hospital provides them 3 - 4 times a year.
  3. by   NicoleRN07
    Definately. We are also required to have PALS, TNCC, and of course BCLS.
  4. by   KodieRN
    I finished BCLS PALS and ACLS prior to appling to the ER and got the job over those who had not taken the ACLS yet.

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