ED Staff Education Meeting July 2021
This course was designed to provide staff the knowledge needed related to nursing care for severe TBI.
After attending this event, the learner will be able to:
- Define signs and symptoms of impending herniation with cushings triad
- Identify medications given for severe TBI
- Define the process for preparing and administering 3% hypertonic saline for a TBI
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 contact hours.
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 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