Health events in the Four Corners

Calendar of EventsSouthwest Health System offers frequent opportunities for employees and the public to learn about health issues. This Calendar of Events provides an overview of what’s up-and-coming in Cortez, Dolores and Mancos Colorado. Tune in here for health events in the Four Corners area. In addition to classes, find support groups, awareness events and more. Mark your own calendar for those health events now!

To request that an event be added to our calendar, please contact us.

Aug
31
Fri
BLS – Basic Life Support (Heartcode) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Aug 31 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® BLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). This program uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios. Students are presented with 5 BLS cases and an online multiple-choice written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on AHA BLS guidelines, and provide treatment. Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA BLS Instructor, are the requirements for obtaining an AHA BLS Healthcare Provider card.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $25/Traditional Course OR $15/HeartCode Skills Testing.

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

Sep
6
Thu
ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support (Refresher) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Sep 6 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

*Current certification in BLS Healthcare Provider is required prior to taking ACLS and/or PALS*

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. Students are presented with a team dynamics lesson, 10 hospital-based case scenarios, and a written exam. Psychomotor skills are reviewed and tested in-person during a skills session. This three-part delivery effectively blends cognitive learning with skills training.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant @ dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director @ mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $150/Traditional Course OR $100/Refresher OR $65/HeartCode Skills Session

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

 

BLS – Basic Life Support (HeartCode) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® BLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). This program uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios. Students are presented with 5 BLS cases and an online multiple-choice written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on AHA BLS guidelines, and provide treatment. Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA BLS Instructor, are the requirements for obtaining an AHA BLS Healthcare Provider card.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $25/Traditional Course OR $15/HeartCode Skills Testing.

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

Sep
7
Fri
ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support (HeartCode) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Sep 7 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

*Current certification in BLS Healthcare Provider is required prior to taking ACLS and/or PALS*

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. Students are presented with a team dynamics lesson, 10 hospital-based case scenarios, and a written exam. Psychomotor skills are reviewed and tested in-person during a skills session. This three-part delivery effectively blends cognitive learning with skills training.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant @ dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director @ mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $150/Traditional Course OR $100/Refresher OR $65/HeartCode Skills Session

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

 

Sep
21
Fri
BLS – Basic Life Support (HeartCode) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Sep 21 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® BLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). This program uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios. Students are presented with 5 BLS cases and an online multiple-choice written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on AHA BLS guidelines, and provide treatment. Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA BLS Instructor, are the requirements for obtaining an AHA BLS Healthcare Provider card.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $25/Traditional Course OR $15/HeartCode Skills Testing.

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

Sep
27
Thu
BLS – Basic Life Support (Heartcode) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® BLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). This program uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios. Students are presented with 5 BLS cases and an online multiple-choice written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on AHA BLS guidelines, and provide treatment. Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA BLS Instructor, are the requirements for obtaining an AHA BLS Healthcare Provider card.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $25/Traditional Course OR $15/HeartCode Skills Testing.

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

Oct
11
Thu
PALS – Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support (Traditional) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Oct 11 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

*Current certification in BLS Healthcare Provider is required prior to taking ACLS and/or PALS*

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. Students are presented with a team dynamics lesson, 10 hospital-based case scenarios, and a written exam. Psychomotor skills are reviewed and tested in-person during a skills session. This three-part delivery effectively blends cognitive learning with skills training.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant @ dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director @ mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $150/Traditional Course OR $100/Refresher OR $65/HeartCode Skills Session

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

 

BLS – Basic Life Support (HeartCode) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® BLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). This program uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios. Students are presented with 5 BLS cases and an online multiple-choice written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on AHA BLS guidelines, and provide treatment. Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA BLS Instructor, are the requirements for obtaining an AHA BLS Healthcare Provider card.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $25/Traditional Course OR $15/HeartCode Skills Testing.

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

Oct
12
Fri
PALS – Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support (HeartCode) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Oct 12 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

*Current certification in BLS Healthcare Provider is required prior to taking ACLS and/or PALS*

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. Students are presented with a team dynamics lesson, 10 hospital-based case scenarios, and a written exam. Psychomotor skills are reviewed and tested in-person during a skills session. This three-part delivery effectively blends cognitive learning with skills training.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant @ dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director @ mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $150/Traditional Course OR $100/Refresher OR $65/HeartCode Skills Session

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

 

Oct
19
Fri
BLS – Basic Life Support (Heartcode) @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® BLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). This program uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios. Students are presented with 5 BLS cases and an online multiple-choice written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on AHA BLS guidelines, and provide treatment. Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA BLS Instructor, are the requirements for obtaining an AHA BLS Healthcare Provider card.

To Register:
Diane Campbell, SHS Staff Development Assistant dcampbell@swhealth.org 970-564-2648
Meghan Higman, SHS Education Director mhigman@swhealth.org 970-564-2160

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $25/Traditional Course OR $15/HeartCode Skills Testing.

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