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Life Support Training at Dr.Jeyasekharan Hospital – One year on

Posted on by Gitanjali Sabu

Dr.Jeyasekharan Hospital has now completed 1 year of conducting Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) courses in collaboration with TACT Academy at Chennai. 343 trainees have successfully completed the course.

Dr.Jeyasekharan Hospital has now completed 1 year of conducting Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) courses in collaboration with TACT Academy at Chennai. 343 trainees have successfully completed the course.
In January 2014, Dr.Jeyasekharan Hospital was accepted by the TACT Academy, Chennai, as the satellite center for Life Support Courses training, on the initiative of Dr.Renu Devaprasath, Consultant Anaesthesiologist and Medical Administrator of Dr.Jeyasekharan Hospital, Dr.Revwathy M.D., D.G.O., The Dean, Kanyakumari Medical College, Nagercoil, inaugurated the training centre. In the last 1 year, a total of 343 delegates have successfully completed the courses. 256 completed the BLS course, 50 completed Paediatric Life Support Course – an Overview (PALS) and 37 completed the ACLS courses including the AHA certified course.
More than 250 non medical personnel including Police & Firemen also were imparted First Aid & BLS training.
A big congratulation and thanks to Dr.Renu Devaprasath, Dr. Jayanthan and their team at Dr.Jeyasekharan Hospital for making this important life saving courses available to the public as well as the medical fraternity in this part of the state.

Details about 2015 courses and calendar can be found here.