Save money with Rush ACLS
If you purchase multiple BLS, ACLS or PALS training courses, you automatically receive a discount that is applied to the total purchase price at checkout.
Take advantage of this featured offer if you will need multiple certifications in the future. You can purchase in advance and complete the tests based upon your individual renewal schedule. Your Rush ACLS courses won’t expire!
10% savings on the purchase of any 2 ACLS, PALS or BLS training courses.
15% savings on the purchase of any 3 PALS, BLS or ACLS training courses.
Our shopping cart will automatically include a discount for you at checkout.
When you purchase a course, everything is automatically included (there are no additional fees).
Free, next-day FEDEX shipping, if requested
Free digital ACLS, BLS or PALS eCard
3 online exam retake opportunities
Up-to-date online training material
Hard copy PALS, BLS or ACLS certificate
Responsive and professional customer support
30-day satisfaction guarantee with a full refund available
Also, you gain access to a personal “customer workroom.” In the customer workroom you can move freely through the course material at your own pace, take the exams, download your online provider eCard(s), keep track of past certifications, change your account information and more.
Based on AHA guidelines
The team at Rush ACLS is committed to staying up-to-date with the most recent emergency medical practices. Our ACLS, PALS & BLS courses follow 2020 American Heart Association guidelines for CPR and ECC. Our online classes are based on the latest AHA guidelines and are updated regularly.
Study online or print
After you purchase the course, you are given immediate access to the online training material allowing you to study directly from your computer. You can also print out a copy of the curriculum if you would prefer.
All of the exams are multiple choice and 100% online. You must pass the exam with an 80% or greater. If you do not pass the first time, you are given two more attempts. You will be informed as to the questions you answered incorrectly.
No time limits
We impose no time limit on finishing your online PALS, BLS and ACLS classes. You can purchase all the classes you need today and complete the exams at your leisure. Furthermore, there are no time limits once you start the exam itself. You can take as much time as you need to complete the test once you begin. However, you will not be able to save your work and resume the exam at a later date.
Instant provider eCard
After you complete the test, you will be able to access a virtual copy of your ACLS, BLS or PALS certificate(eCard). You are given unlimited access to a virtual certificate(eCard) through the customer workroom. In case you lose your physical certificate, you can use this as proof of certification.
Hard copy certificate
Along with your ACLS, PALS or BLS instant provider eCard, we will ship you a hard-copy version of your eCard(certificate) in the mail using FedEx, if requested. You can keep this certificate in your wallet to use as proof of certification.
Free Federal Express shipping, upon request
Rush ACLS offers unprecedented, free FedEx shipping. Our competitors will charge you an additional $30.00 for next day shipping. This means that international shipping is also easy and free. The certificate is shipped only if it is requested.
Rush ACLS acceptance
Rush ACLS provides online PALS, ACLS and BLS training to customers throughout the United States and internationally. Our courses are based on the latest AHA guidelines. Try our online courses risk free and find out what thousands of nurses and doctors just like you already know: online recertification is the fastest, easiest way to recertify!
Staying healthy in Oregon
The team at Rush ACLS developed this page to provide our Oregon ACLS, PALS and BLS certification customers with a resource for leading healthy lives in Oregon. We understand that the best way to combat cardiac-related diseases and emergencies is to prevent them from happening in the first place. Please read below to discover some ways that you can become more active in the state of Oregon.
In the state of Oregon, 3.6% of the population suffers from heart disease. Additionally, 3.5% of the population has suffered from a heart attack. Daily physical activity can go a long way in the prevention of these cardiovascular-related ailments.
Oregon is home to some truly beautiful scenery. Hiking is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and increase your physical activity. Hiking is good for beginners and experts alike. Here is a site that will help you find the perfect trail in Oregon.https://www.oregonhikers.org/field_guide/Main_Page
Visit the beach
During the summer months, the Oregon coast is a great place visit. The beach is a very good place to get some physical activity. You can run, walk, swim or play sports on the beach. The following site will help you select a good beach to visit.https://www.pdxmonthly.com/articles/2017/7/10/10-essential-oregon-beaches-north-to-south
Oregon boasts some phenomenal skiing as well. Check out the following site to find a ski resort to visit during the winter. https://www.onthesnow.com/oregon/ski-resorts.html
If you are unable to start a new hobby like hiking or skiing, you can still increase your physical activity by making some small changes to your daily routine.
Clean your car by hand instead of taking it into the car wash.
Take the stairs instead of the escalator or the elevator.
Get off the bus one stop early and walk the rest of the way to your destination.
Give your dog an extra long walk in the morning or the evening.
Take a short walk around the office instead of surf the Internet during your breaks.
The obesity rate in Oregon is approximately 27%. As our Oregon PALS, BLS and ACLS certification customers know, obesity is linked to a variety of cardiovascular-related ailments. Learning how to eat healthy is vital in the prevention of obesity and heart-related issues. Here are some healthy eating tips.
Drink 1% or skim milk instead of 2% or whole milk.
Limit your portion sizes by serving your food on smaller plates.
Limit your grain intake. If you are going to eat grains, make sure that they are whole grains.
Avoid pre-packaged and processed foods.
For the children
Here are some great activities for the whole family in the state of Oregon.
Buffington Park — Arizona and 14th Street, Port Orford, OR
Oregon Zoo — 4001 SW Canyon Rd., Portland OR
Wildlife Safari — 1790 Safari Rd, Winston, OR
Other Oregon activities — https://www.oregon.gov/pages/index.aspx
The American Heart Association name is owned by American Heart Association, Inc. Rush ACLS has no affiliation with American Heart Association.s
Controversy erupts as nurse refuses CPR despite dispatcher's pleas
An ABC news report in California featured a headline, "Nurse declines CPR during emergency call," drawing attention to an incident where an elderly woman suffered cardiac arrest at a senior living facility. Despite a 911 dispatcher's plea for help, an employee refused to perform CPR, leading to national outrage and a subsequent police inquiry. However, the woman had previously expressed her wish for a natural passing without life-prolonging interventions. This event stirred controversy due to misunderstandings about CPR's efficacy. While portrayed as a life-saving measure, the reality is grimmer, with survival rates standing at only around 7.6% for out-of-hospital cases and various physical and psychological complications associated with the procedure.
Teen lacrosse player miraculously revived after rare heart event during game
On April 16, 2021, during a lacrosse game in Towson, Maryland, Peter Laake, a freshman defender, faced a critical moment. Hit by the ball, he collapsed, his breath labored and unresponsive. Quick action from trainers, including the help of a pediatric chief, Dr. Robert Dudas, was vital. Recognizing a rare event called "commotio cordis," they acted swiftly, utilizing CPR and an AED. This phenomenon disrupts a healthy heart's rhythm when struck at a precise time. Despite its rarity, cases have increased in youth sports due to better awareness. Peter's revival after CPR and a shock was a moment of hope amid a gripping scene where the crowd witnessed a life hanging by a thread.
Photoshoot almost ended in tragedy
Newborn baby Audrey Harmon was having a photo shoot with her parents at a portrait studio in a mall when she stopped breathing. Paramedics who arrived on the scene immediately performed CPR to save the baby's life. She started breathing again and was later declared out of danger.
Firefighter saves infant
Matthew Hunter was the hero of the day after managing to save the life of an infant. The Fairview fire department received a distress call about a gas leak, Matthew and his team arrived just in time to find a infant having no breathing and no pulse. He inmediatly started CPR maneuvers on the little girl while waiting for the Ambulance to arrive, the baby managed to recover and the parents are thankful to Matthew for such a heroic action "There is moment of relief that we've done our jobs and worked toward what we've trained for, and continue to train for, just to have her back and breathing, as I understand, in a local hospital recovering." said the fire fighter.
Pharmacist offer more than medicines for ailing man
A woman brought some medicines for her husband from a local pharmacy. When she returned to their car, however, she was horrified to see her husband unconscious and unresponsive. He just had a heart attack. She frantically returned to the pharmacy and pleaded for help. The pharmacist rushed to their aid with a calm composure and a steady sense of responsibility. He was even able to tell his staff to call the emergency responders. He placed the man on the ground and did CPR as he waited for the people who would take over. He had saved the man’s life and the couple is thankful for it.