According to the Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Policy of Vanderbilt University Medical Center, acceptable agencies for resuscitation training are as follows:
- American Heart Association
- American Red Cross
- Military Training Network
The statement "taught according to AHA guidelines" or some variation of the statement does not make the card acceptable. Cards NOT accepted include American Health and Safety Institute, National CPR Foundation, ACLS Certification Institute, PALS Certification Institute, International CPR Institute, ProCPR, National HealthCare Provider Solutions, or any other agencies than the acceptable ones listed above.
Examples of completion cards that are acceptable under the VUMC CPR Policy can be found below: