TABLE 2.

Numbers of Office Staff Who Acquired New or Updated Certifications in the Previous 6 Months*

Type of CertificationInterventionControl
BLS/CPR
 Providers (MD, NP, PA)198
 Licensed nurses (RN, LPN)1812
 Nonlicensed staff (reception, secretary, etc)3514
PALS/APLS
 Providers (MD, NP, PA)198
 Licensed nurses (RN, LPN)52
 Nonlicensed staff (reception, secretary, etc)20
ACLS
 Providers (MD, NP, PA)127
 Licensed nurses (RN, LPN)73
 Nonlicensed staff (reception, secretary, etc)10
Total11854
  • CPR indicates cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

  • * Data come from the 3- to 6-month postintervention survey for the intervention practices and the enrollment survey for the control practices.