NICU ECMO Nurse Class

January 11, 2021

Target Audience

Registered Nurses

Learning Objectives

After attending this event, the learner will be able to:

  • Identify the potential ECMO patients based on criteria
  • Identify the steps of preparing the patient for cannulation and the necessary blood work needed and how to interpret values
  • Identify care strategies for the ECMO patient and explain the rationale for caring for a heparinized patient
  • Identify an audible alarm on the pump and take the necessary patient interventions should a problem arise that renders the pump inoperable.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 3.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/11/2021
Course expires: 
01/25/2021
Event starts: 
01/11/2021 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
01/11/2021 - 11:00am
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

ANCC

Available Credit

  • 3.50 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 3.50 Attendance
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