Santa's Special List: Transplant Process & Listing 2021
This course was designed to help nurses in the cardiac intensive and acute care units have a better understanding of caring for pediatric heart/lung patients.
After completing this activity, the learner will be able to:
- identify types of agencies utilized in the transplant process.
- understand common nursing care associated with pediatric heart and lung transplant patients pre transplant.
- identify levels and procedures for listing transplant 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.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hour(s).
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