APP Week: Parental Presence in the OR October 21, 2021
6am: Congenital Heart Disease; Susan Kelly, CRNA and Dana Zelder, CRNA
11am: Malignant Hyperthermia
1:30pm: Parental Presence: Finding the best Scenario for each Family; Jennifer Kundick CRNA
Describe how parental presence in the OR may be beneficial
Identify strains that parental presence in the OR may cause for parents
Recognize when parental presence in the OR may be inappropriate
Kristine Van Sickle, CRNA, MSN
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hours.
Physician Assistant (AAPA)
The University of Pittsburgh has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Other Healthcare Professionals
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 1.00 AAPA Category I CME
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 1.00 Attendance