CPR Training Center – UF Health Shands Hospital

CPR Training Center – UF Health Shands Hospital
1600 SW Archer Rd
Room 5142
Gainesville, FL 32610
Hours of Operation
Monday9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Wednesday9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The CPR training center provides training for BLS including Heart Saver, First Aid, and Healthcare Provider (HCP), Advanced Cardiovascular Live Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS), and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP). These programs are all American Heart Association programs and carry a two year certification. We currently have training classes open to all that need certification.

If needing to sign up for a class or to schedule a class for a group contact us in the office during business hours or leave a message with your contact information. We will then give you the how to register and the cost of the classes.

Information for Employees

To find us on the UF Health intranet, click on Care and then go to Cardiopulmonary Services. There you will find our calendar of classes.

You may also contact Christian Diaz at CPRtraining@shands.ufl.edu or extension 4-5897


Conditions & Services

Medical Records

To obtain a copy of your medical records from CPR Training Center – UF Health Shands Hospital, please contact 352-594-7551.

Pay your bill

If you have questions or wish to pay in person, please consult our billing section.

Accepted Insurance

Shands hospitals and UF Physician practices accept insurance from numerous providers, including Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, CIGNA, Humana, Capital Health, United Healthcare, Medicaid, and state and government services. For a full list of accepted plans visit our Insurance / Billing page.

Insurance acceptance varies between physicians and locations and is subject to change. To confirm that a specific physician will accept your insurance, please contact the practice using the telephone numbers listed at the top of the page. A representative will be happy to assist you.

Financial Assistance

Patients who lack insurance coverage or are unable to pay their portion of the healthcare services they receive may qualify for financial assistance based upon their income level.

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Help us maintain our strong commitment to patients and to promoting good health in our communities: please don't smoke, chew tobacco or use electronic cigarettes on UF Health-owned or -operated properties. Thank you.