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Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) Renewal

Location: Phelps Health Hospital Education Classrooms

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Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost: $150 (textbook costs additional $75)

PHTLS courses improve the quality of trauma care and decrease mortality. The program is based on a philosophy stressing the treatment of the multi-system trauma patient as a unique entity with specific needs. PHTLS promotes critical thinking as the foundation for providing quality care. It is based on the belief that, given a good fund of knowledge and key principles, EMS practitioners are capable of making reasoned decisions regarding patient care.  

Refresher Course: 8-hour classroom course for individuals who have successfully completed the 16-hour PHTLS provider course within the past four years. Current PHTLS provider certificate or wallet card required. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a certificate of completion and eight hours of CAPCE credit. 


Credit: 8 hours

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For questions or to register, email sreynolds@phelpshealth.org

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