Review the chart on the Required Certifications page to determine if BLS is required for your program. You must arrive at orientation with proof of valid BLS certification. Failure to do so may delay your training program start date.
The BLS course must be American Heart Association-compliant. Below is one resource provided by a UB-affiliated hospital. You may access additional resources as long as they are AHA-compliant.
FOR INCOMING RESIDENTS AND FELLOWS ONLY:
Two sessions of a combined one-day BLS/ACLS Initial Certification Course will be held:
-Wednesday, June 3, 2020
-Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Access the online portal and select "Residents Only - Combined BLS and ACLS Course".
Questions: Contact Cathy Reczek, Course Coordinator.
For BLS Only:
Cost for BLS Course only: $35 (no book fee). Cash or checks made out to Buffalo CPR and mailed to ECMC, 462 Grider Street, Buffalo, NY 14215.
Reimbursement for BLS is not available.
However, if you take a combined BLS/ACLS course, you may submit reimbursement here.