New York City ACLS Certification and Recertification

Information New York Medical Professionals Need to Know

New York is called “The Big Apple” and is comprised of five boroughs. It is home to Broadway, the Knicks and the Statue of Liberty.

Despite an estimated 15 percent of the population not having health insurance (the national average is 16 percent), New York City fares well with such things as the ninth lowest obesity rate in the nation and the eighth lowest rate for cancer deaths.

However, it also has the fourteenth highest rate for cardiovascular disease deaths as well as an infectious disease rate that is second highest in the country.

New York medical employers often require employees to have an ACLS certification card. Whether it is a first-time certification or a recertification, our online ACLS course and exam meets national requirements.

Our course was designed by AHA trained physicians and is kept current offering the busy medical professional the fast and accurate certification course he or she needs. We also have a New York resource page with listings for local ACLS resources.

New York-Presbyterian Hospital was touted in 2008 by U.S. News and World Report as being sixth best in hospital in the nation. Additionally, every specialty offered by the hospital was ranked in the Top 50 by the report, with nine areas of specialty making the Top 10 list. These specialty services included psychiatry, endocrinology, gynecology, kidney disease, orthopedics, heart and heart surgery, respiratory, neurosurgery and neurology, and urology.

Located in the Manhattan borough of New York, Weill Cornell Medical College is situated with the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences. A 2009 report from U.S. News and World Report cited Weill Cornell Medical College as one of the nation’s most selective medical schools. Successful candidates have an average GPA of 3.8 and an average MCAT score of 35Q. 

Commonly Asked New York ACLS Questions

When may I access your New York ACLS online certification course?

Our New York ACLS card certification course is conveniently available 24 hours a day; 7 days a week. It may be accessed with any computer, smartphone or tablet.

I enrolled in your New York ACLS course, but something came up and I may not be able to finish it right away. When will this course expire?

No expiration date is on the ACLS course online, regardless of state. There is no limit on time on either the course or the examination.

May I get PALS training from you in New York?

Yes. We have PALS training available via the PALS Certification Institute. Both PALS certification and PALS recertification in New York can be obtained through online training.

New York, New York

New York is the largest city in the United States and the core of the New York metropolitan area which is one of the largest in the world. The city is also the United Nations Headquarters and an important international political center. The city is located on the Atlantic coast of New York and has a population of 8.3 million. The New York metropolitan area has 22.2 million people as of 2009, and it is the most populous area in the United States.

The city’s size is 305 square miles and it is the most densely populated city in America. 800 languages are spoken in the city which is the largest variation of any city in the world. New York also has one of the lowest crime rates out of the major cities in America. In 2007 the city had less than 500 homicides which was its lowest number ever.

New York is a world hub for financial, economic, entertainment, cultural, media, and art industries. Wall Street is considered to be a financial capital of the world. The New York Stock Exchange is the largest stock exchange in the world. Some of the major industries in the city include biotechnology, software development, internet companies, and more.

The other three major economic centers are London and Tokyo. The gross metropolitan product of New York was 1.13 trillion in 2005 which is the largest in the United States. Based on this number, is the second largest economy in the world. Some of the most valuable real estate in the world is also located in New York. Manhattan is the business district of New York and the financial services sector accounts for 35% of the city’s income. The Time Warner Center has a value of $1.1 billion – the highest in the city.

The city has several world class educational institutions such as the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Columbia University, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and many others. The city has the most post-graduate degrees award annually and is home to 40,000 licensed physicians and 127 Nobel laureates.

New York features numerous attractive tourist destinations and it would be hard if not impossible to visit all the major ones in just one trip. The New York Stock Exchange offers free tours and a visitor’s gallery to see the chaotic nature of business. The Grand Central Station is another popular tourist site. Also, the Empire State Building is a common tourist destination. The Battery Park of Manhattan offers great views of the Statue of Liberty and boat rides. Rockefeller Center in Manhattan is where NBC films “The Today Show” and it is a common stop for tourists and locals who want to be seen on television during a live filming of the show.

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