PRLog (Press Release) - Aug. 2, 2011 - According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, emergency medical technicians and paramedics with advanced degrees will have the best opportunities for future employment. Health Education Solutions, a leading provider of ACLS/PALS certification courses for emergency care professionals, today released a new “Emergency Care” Special Section to help emergency medical professionals, emergency room nurses and other healthcare workers learn more about industry trends, career development and training options. This series of articles is available in Health Education Solutions’ online research library.
“Emergency care professionals often work nontraditional hours and can sometimes have hectic schedules that are not conducive to traditional training options,” said Melissa Marks, president of Health Education Solutions. “Health Education Solutions offers these busy professionals flexible opportunities to advance their careers with convenient online certification courses and industry-focused resources.”
The special section is free and available for individuals who practice emergency medicine, as well as those who simply want to be prepared to provide care in an emergency situation. Highlights include:
• Five Emergency Care Careers to Consider
• Recent Health Trends That Impact Emergency Medicine
Health Education Solutions offers emergency care programs such as ACLS, PALS and BLS certification courses for first responders and healthcare professionals. The certification provider also offers first aid courses, CPR certification and AED training for individuals seeking lifesaving skills. Individuals seeking certification may want to research which certifications are required in their specific geographic area for emergency care. California, New York and other states may have different rules or guidelines than other states, for example.
ACLS, PALS and BLS courses incorporate the most up-to-date first aid and life support guidelines and are available in convenient online formats. ACLS and PALS courses were developed in partnership with Union College.
For more information, please visit healthedsolutions.com.
About Health Education Solutions
Health Education Solutions (HES) is a leading provider of continuing education solutions for healthcare professionals. HES, a subsidiary of Nelnet Inc. (NYSE: NNI), offers ACLS and PALS courses developed in partnership with medical faculty at Union College in Lincoln, Nebraska.