Online Registration


Dates: June 8-9, 2023

Meets: Th and F from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Location: FHSU, Stroup Hall

NON-HMC FEE: $250.00

There are 5 openings remaining at this time.

There are 5 openings remaining at this time.


The PALS Provider Course aims to improve outcomes for pediatric patients by preparing healthcare providers to effectively recognize and intervene in patients with respiratory emergencies, shock, and cardiopulmonary arrest by using high-performance team dynamics and high-quality individual skills. The course includes a series of case scenario practices with simulations that reinforce important concepts. Upon successful completion of all the patient cases, students must pass the multiple-choice exam with a minimum score of 84%.

  • Includes realistic, clinical scenarios that encourage active participation – delivered through actual pediatric patient videos and lifelike simulations
  • Comprehensive and includes our systematic approach to assess and treat pediatric patients in emergency situations
  • Hands-on class format to reinforce skills proficiency
  • Co-branded with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

  • Current BLS Provider certification - please fax a copy of your card to 785-623-5108


    Following this program, the participants can be expected to:
       1. Perform high-quality CPR per American Heart Association (AHA) BLS recommendations.
       2. Differentiate between patients who do and do not require immediate intervention..
       3. Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and begin CPR within 10 seconds
       4. Apply team dynamics
       5. Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure.
       6. Perform early interventions for respiratory distress and failure.
       7. Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock.
       8. Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock.
       9. Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias.
       10.Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias.
       11.Implement post-cardiac arrest management.



    Physicians:This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the University of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education and Hays Medical Center. The University of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


    HaysMedicalCenter is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. The course offering is approved for 10.0 contact hour applicable for RN or LPN re-licensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Approved Provider Number: LT0021-1138.


    EMS Hours will be submitted for approval.


    The Hays Medical Center Respiratory Care Continuing Education Evaluator on behalf of the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts has approved this program for 10.0 CRCE hours. Providership #4.

    American Heart Association (AHA) Disclaimer
    The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees charged for such a course, except a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the Association.
  • Fee: $250.00

    Fee Breakdown

    Course Fee (Basic)NON-HMC FEE$ 250.00
    Course Fee (Alternate)Critical Access Hospitals$ 125.00
    Course Fee (Alternate)HMC/PVCH ASSOCIATES$ 125.00
    Course Fee (Alternate)SRH ASSOCIATES$ 250.00
    Course Fee (Alternate)GB ASSOCIATES FEE$ 250.00

    FHSU, Stroup Hall

    Stroup Hall
    600 Park
    Hays, KS 67601

    Sheresa Brull

    MICT Ellis Co EMS Hays, KS

    Allison Jones

    RN, SANE-A, SANE-P SANE/SART HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System Hays, KS

    Matthew Meagher

    MICT Ellis County EMS Hays, KS

    Lillian Slater

    NREMT-P, RN, MSN, CPEN, CEN EMS Assistant Director Ellis County EMS
    Date Day Time Location
    06/08/2023Thursday8 AM to 5 PM FHSU, Stroup Hall
    06/09/2023Friday8 AM to 5 PM FHSU, Stroup Hall


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