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Basics of ECG and Acute Cardiology for Nurses, Intensive Care Midwives and Paramedics

Code: Basics of ECG and Acute Cardiology for Nurses, Midwives of Intensive Care Units and Paramedics
Description: Certified course of MZ ČR

The aim of the certified course is the theoretical and practical training of non-medical healthcare workers (general nurses, midwives and paramedics) for the care of critically ill patients, especially with cardiological and angiological issues, in all phases of acute illness. nursing care provided to patients who have or are at risk of basic vital signs.

The course is designed for general nurses and midwives of intensive care units, qualified to practice the medical profession without professional supervision, and for paramedics, nurses and midwives with specialized competence in the field.

The course is realized in cooperation with II. internal clinic VFN.



Entry requirements:

  • completion of qualification studies and adaptation process

  • fitness to practice without a professional supervision

  • experience of at least 1 year in intensive care patient care



The one-hour grant for the whole course is 60 hours.



Course date for 2024:

October 2024 – April 2025 




Theoretical part: II. Internal Clinic of General Teaching Hospital, U Nemocnice 499/2, Prague 2

Practical part: the practical part takes place at specialized workplaces II. internal clinics (coronary unit of catheterization department, electrophysiology department, angiology center).



Termination method:

Upon successful completion of the course, the participant will receive a certificate from the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic.



Course price: 

CZK 12,000

The VFN employee's participation is 2,200 CZK



Expert guarantor:

prof. MD Jan Bělohlávek, PhD., II. VFN internal clinic, Coronary unit



Contact to sign up for:

Prof. PhDr. Jana Endlicherová, phone: +420 22496 9509, e-mail: 




You can apply for the course by completing the course application form.

Please send filled-in applications to:


Prof. PhDr. Jana Endlicherová
OV VFN in Prague
Na Bojišti 1
120 00 Prague 2

or electronically to:  

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