Achieving Accuracy: BP Measurement For Healthcare Professionals(rti237714)

Purpose Of This Course

it is recommended that Frontline Healthcare Professionals improve blood pressure measurement skills with the new Achieving Accuracy: BP Measurement e-Learning module co-developed by the American Heart Association and the American Medical Association. The course  reinforces your knowledge on guideline recommended BP measurement techniques and teaches 5 essential steps to accurately measure and record BP using a manual, semi-automated, or automated device


Online, self-paced.


Target Market

Doctors, nurses, paramedics, medical technicians, dentists, dental assistants, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, doctor’s assistants, registrars, interns, medical and nursing students in training, aides, medical and nursing assistants and other allied health personnel.



AHA certificate for Frontline Healthcare Professionals and Providers valid for 2 years, issued post successful assessments.

Covid-19 Protocols And Regulatory Compliances As Directed

Strictly observed and included in the training methodology and outcomes.





Re-training is an important aspect of ensuring health care professionals measure blood pressure (BP) accurately and consistently every time. Guidelines recommend healthcare professionals periodically re-train on BP measurement techniques, as high BP is a leading risk factor for heart attacks and strokes.   To address gaps and improve patient care, the AHA and the American Medical Association have collaborated to develop a new eLearning competency training module focused on ensuring that every health care professional measures BP accurately and consistently every time.

Training Methodology and Philosophy

A foundation of mentorship, raising awareness, respect and vigilance for health, safety, security and protection of spaces and places where people live, work, meet and gather.


Frontline Healthcare Professional Facilitators 

Rhens is in partnership with Heart Guardians Emergency Training Centre headed by Helene Basson who is accredited with inter alia SAIOSH, RCSA, AHA, SAIOSH, Intrasafe, has over 12 years service in Emergency Medical Services, is a Clinical Facilitator and a BLS Instructor working with Frontline Healthcare Professionals to instruct AHA and RCSA courses; is a CPG instructor for the pre-hospital medical staff; has current ACLS- advanced cardiac life support status; worked in COVID-19-ICU and has ITLS- International Trauma Life Support Instructor status.  Helene is supported by Sister Ingrid Watson (click here) who heads our Frontline Healthcare Professional Advisory Panel Of Experts.


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Disclaimer and Terms & Conditions

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