ECSI Medical Partners

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
The AAOS provides education and practice management services for orthopaedic surgeons and allied health professionals. The AAOS also serves as an advocate for improved patient care and informs the public about the science of orthopaedics. Founded at Northwestern University as a not-for-profit organization in 1933, the AAOS has grown from a small organization serving less than 500 members to the world's largest medical association of musculoskeletal specialists. The AAOS now serves about 24,000 members internationally.

American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
The ACEP was founded in 1968 and is the world's oldest and largest emergency medicine specialty organization. Today it represents more than 22,000 members and is the emergency medicine specialty society recognized by organized medicine. As the acknowledged leader in emergency medicine, ACEP exists to advocate on behalf of emergency physicians and promote the highest standards of patient care. The College works in the state and federal legislative and regulatory arenas to protect and promote the interests of emergency physicians and their patients. ACEP partners with AAOS to provide emergency care and safety products and training programs of exceptional quality and value.

Programs Offered

Completely updated and revised to include the 2005 guidelines for cardiovascular resuscitation (CPR) and emergency cardiovascular care (ECC). This program integrates the training of CPR and AED into one simple program.  This program teaches basic life support and addresses breathing and cardiac emergencies in caring for adults, children, and infants.  It is also designed to facilitate the efficient training, testing, and retesting in the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs). The course includes:
  • Background Information
  • Action at an Emergency
  • Finding Out What's Wrong
  • CPR
  • Automated External Defibrillation
  • Cardiovascular Emergencies
Course Duration: 1-2 Hours

First Aid, CPR, and AED Standard
This program is the center of an integrated teaching and learning system that offers instructor, student, and technology resources to better support instructors and prepare students. The course includes:
  • Background Information
  • Action at an Emergency
  • Finding Out What's Wrong
  • CPR
  • Automated External Defibrillation
  • Bleeding & Wounds
  • Shock
  • Burns
  • Head & Spinal Injuries
  • Chest, Abdominal, & Pelvic Injuries
  • Bone, Joint, & Muscle Injuries
  • Sudden Illnesses
  • Poisoning
  • Bites & Stings
  • Heat & Cold Related Emergencies
Course Duration: 4-5 Hours

Health Care Provider CPR
Specifically designed for health care professionals, including allied health workers, nurses, and physicians, this robust training program teaches the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and treat life-threatening respiratory and cardiac emergencies. The course includes:
  • Emergency Cardiac Care & the Health Care Professional
  • Understanding the Human Body
  • Patient Assessment
  • Basic Life Support for Adults and Children
  • Basic Life Support for Infants
  • Resuscitation Adjuncts
  • Special Resuscitation Situations
Course Duration: 1-2 Hours