ACLS CERTIFICATION in OB - page 2
Hello everyone! Is your institution being required or suggesting that L/D nurses be certified in ACLS ? We just went Through Joint Commision survey and this is what they were implying. Any... Read More
May 31, '09Occupation: Assistant Nurse Manager Specialty: 9 year(s) of experience in L&D, PP, a little WB, note taker NICU ; Joined: May '09; Posts: 50; Likes: 11We don't have a PACU, we recover in the patients room but are still held to recovery room standards.
Jun 2, '09Occupation: CNA Coordinator Specialty: correctional, med/surg, postpartum, L&D, ; From: US ; Joined: Sep '08; Posts: 60; Likes: 29Everyone (RNs and LPNs alike) who work in either MBU or L/D are required to take ACLS at our facility. It has been used on our unit a couple of times, and it's been a rather useful tool. Very well worth the two day class we had to take. We do have a PACU on our MBU unit and it is dedicated more to OB.