Healthcare personnel attending the course will be able to work together to provide post-resuscitation/pre-transport care to newborns.
After completing this activity, the learner will be able to:
- State the risk factors of neonatal hypoglycemia
- State the treatment for neonatal hypoglycemia
- Describe the consequences of neonatal hypothermia
- Discuss the presentation of respiratory distress in the newborn period
- State the correct interpretation of given blood gases
- Describe the three major causes of shock in infants
- State the correct interpretation of a given CBC result
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 6.25 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.
- 6.25 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 6.25 Attendance