Insights, case studies and more. Challenge yourself to deepen your expertise with this collection of advanced courses on Pediatric topics, available in online and textbook formats.
Pediatric Bundle – 15 Contact Hours
Childhood Obesity: Health Effects and Approaches to Treatment, 2nd Edition (5 hrs)
Course release date: 12/20/2018
Course expiration date: 8/31/2021
This course provides nurses with a comprehensive overview of the scope, health effects, and approaches to treatment of childhood obesity. Assessments for obesity, associated medical conditions, and the challenges clinicians face when promoting prevention strategies are discussed.
Mental Health Assessment of the Pediatric Patient, 2nd Edition (3 hrs)
Course release date: 10/3/2018
Course expiration date: 10/31/2021
This course provides an overview of common pediatric mental health issues, including descriptions of the signs and symptoms for particular conditions, indicators of a psychiatric emergency, and appropriate treatment interventions for each case presented. Early diagnosis and intervention can critically affect positive outcomes of pediatric mental health disorders, making the accurate and comprehensive assessment of the pediatric patient’s mental health a crucial component of each pediatric examination.
Initial Physical Assessment of the Newborn, 2nd Edition (5 hrs)
Course release date: 6/14/2018
Course expiration date: 6/30/2021
This course provides current evidence-based recommendations on how to perform an initial assessment of the newborn.
Vaping and E-Cigarettes: Healthcare's Response to a New Epidemic in Teens and Young Adults (2 hrs)
Course release date: 4/15/2019
Course expiration date: 4/15/2022
This course will familiarize nurses with the current epidemic of vaping, including the types of chemical and drug exposures that may occur with vaping, health consequences, and strategies to curb the use of vaping. The course includes steps that have been taken to curb this epidemic and strategies the health care community can implement to safeguard against vaping.
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