Epidural education for the NICU nurse
This course will review epidural use , as an increase in epidural use in the NICU along with staffing turnover leads to lack of knowledge of epidural use in newborns
Upon completion of this activity, the nurse will be able to discuss the nursing responsibilities related to care of the NICU patient receiving epidural anesthesia
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 0.5 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.
- 0.50 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation