MWH NICU APP Staff Meeting Education: NANO
Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants
After the presentation, attendees will be able to:
- Determine which extremely premature neonates qualify for inclusion in the NANO trial (provision of antibiotics vs. placebo) and when to use rescue medications.
- Identify patients that qualify for NANO trial inclusion and rescue medications.
- Be able to appropriately refer patients to the trial and utilize rescue medications.
Kathryn (K.C.) Little, RN, MA, CCRC
The NICU Antibiotics and Outcomes Trial (NANO)
UPMC Magee Women's Hospital
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Departments of Pediatric Surgery and Neonatology
No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
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.
This activity is approved for the following credit: ANCC, AAPA Category 1 CME. 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.
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. PA should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Other Health Care 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