Earn CE at no cost with these PNCB modules based on poster presentations. The contact hours you earn are accredited by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP).
Disclaimer: These activities are a useful tool for lifelong learning, but the information presented and/or associated references do not substitute for your clinical judgment as a health care professional.
Assessing a child's pain can be difficult, but understanding pain experienced by nonverbal children with severe cognitive impairments presents unique challenges. Learn how a unit at the Kennedy Krieger Institute validated the use of the Individualized Numeric Rating Scale and implemented this tool to strengthen care for their patients.
Disaster management and emergency preparedness are hot topics today, but does your hospital or healthcare team have decontamination procedures in place specifically for infants, children, and adolescents? Learn how one team implemented new policies in their emergency department to address the unique growth, development, and safety needs of the pediatric population.
Prescription and over-the-counter drug abuse among teens is an escalating national problem. This module describes a program designed by Children's Hospital of Orange County staff to increase awareness of this problem among professionals, teens, and parents. Learn how they made a measurable difference in decreasing the number of narcotic pills available to pediatric patients at the time of discharge.