Building Capacity in Quang Nam Province

Thanks to our generous donor ExxonMobil, 31 medical professionals from Quang Nam Province were trained and certified in Advanced Pediatric Life Support this month.

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The internationally recognized APLS course provides the knowledge and skills necessary for recognition, effective treatment and stabilization of children with life threatening emergencies, using a structured, sequential team approach. It provides the required information for recognizing a child at risk of cardio-pulmonary arrest and the necessary skills for resuscitating and stabilizing a child in respiratory failure, shock, or cardiopulmonary arrest.

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Our Critical Response Program not only provides emergency pediatric life support training, it also provides donations of fully stocked crash carts with all the necessary life-saving equipment needed to assist children in respiratory or cardiac arrest.