January 18, 2022 Performing First Aid

Every year, hundreds of thousands of lives are lost to cardiac arrest in the United States alone. Since so many of these emergencies occur outside of a hospital, far from medical personnel, many victims do not survive. However, there are steps you can take to reduce this tragic number. By becoming trained and certified in […]



CPR, or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, is an important life-saving procedure that almost anyone can learn. While we may most often think of doctors or nurses performing CPR on cardiac arrest victims, many different professions and careers require CPR certification. Additionally, many other careers benefit significantly from CPR training and certification as this type of medical training […]



October 15, 2021 Uncategorized

CPR, or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, is an important life-saving procedure. In the event of cardiac arrest (or any other medical emergency that stops the heart), CPR can dramatically increase the survival rate for the victim. Through a combination of rescue breaths and chest compressions, a trained bystander can keep blood and oxygen circulating throughout the body, […]



September 21, 2021 BlogCPR Certification

CPR, or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, is a common and easy-to-learn medical procedure that saves lives. Cycling between chest compressions and rescue breaths helps the heart pump blood and oxygen to the brain and other organs when the heart is unable to do so. In many instances, this can save the life of a cardiac arrest victim. […]



September 21, 2021 BlogCPR Courses

CPR, as most of us know, stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. This medical procedure, which can be learned by almost anyone, is an effective way for bystanders to assist the victim of cardiac arrest or other medical emergencies that cause the heart to stop. By immediately performing CPR, they can dramatically improve the survival rate of […]



If you witnessed someone going into cardiac arrest, would you know what to do? Every year, hundreds of thousands of American lives are lost to cardiac arrest. When the heart stops beating, it’s unable to circulate blood and oxygen throughout the body. In just a few minutes, the victim can experience permanent brain damage or […]



May 25, 2021 CPR Certification

Less than 50% of Americans feel comfortable giving CPR. How can we increase the number of CPR-certified civilians to ensure innocent lives aren’t lost due to the lack of CPR education? One proven way to start reversing this stat is by gaining more CPR instructors.  But how does one become a CPR instructor? Do you […]


American Health Care Academy provides training for CPR certification online, AED training and Standard First Aid for lay-responders and Healthcare Providers.