Our site is designed to get you quickly up to speed on the current renewal options for the Advanced Cardiac Life Support test. Learn how each option works and what its advantages and disadvantages are, plus learn some tips to identify high quality and low quality course options.
1. Can I take the exam online?
Answer: Yes. Regardless of your employer's requirements, you will be able to take at least the written test online.
2. Do I need to take a skills test?
Answer: It depends on if you need your initial certification or you will be recertifying, plus whether your employer requires AHA accreditation. All AHA courses require skills testing. However, non-AHA recertification courses do not.
Louisiana ACLS Courses & Classes
As you may have seen, there is not alot of information online pertaining to local ACLS classes, coursework or exams in the state of Louisiana. As is the case, we are currently gathering some good information pertaining to options for these certifications for people on our site from that state.
Below you will find additional information by state including other resources as applicable.
Additional State Resources
For state specific health statistics please see ATC's Louisiana state page which provides medical stats for the state against regional stats. Includes topics such as: Cardiac Heart Disease, Life Expectancy and more.
The site also points out unique health trends specific to the state as it relates to key health issues and highlights actual stories from news sources having to do with cardiac emergencies.
We found another website that gives resources for maintaining a healthy heart in the state of Louisiana. The Rush ACLS Louisiana healthy heart page has a number of different physical activity ideas and eating tips for the residents of Louisiana.
Top 5 Louisiana Cities by Population
1. New Orleans
2. Baton Rouge
Additional City Resources
Pacific Medical Training provides health and medical statistics by city and list major hospitals in these cities. Their list of hospitals also contains an expandable map pinpointing the hospital's location. For more info please see:
Official Louisiana Website