“Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk”

Philips Healthcare presents… “Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk” Unplanned extubation is an unanticipated removal of an endotracheal tube that potentially places a patient at risk for short- or long-term complications. In neonates, spontaneous movement, tube dislodgement during procedures, uncuffed endotracheal tubes, positioning, and suctioning, increase the threat of unplanned extubation in this […]

“Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management”

Philips Healthcare presents… “Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management” Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia is benign in healthy infants, but can be a significant clinical condition in high-risk babies. An understanding of the pathophysiology, etiologies and management is essential for the nurse when caring for neonates. This CE activity will discuss the physiology, pathophysiology, etiologies, clinical signs and […]

“Positioning for Comfort and Growth”

Philips Healthcare presents… “Positioning for Comfort and Growth” Advances in neonatal care have led to significant changes in the survival rates of high-risk babies, although there remains significant morbidity related to the individual neonate’s immaturity, prematurity and severity of disease. Positioning and developmental care practices may help to mitigate related complications by promoting positive growth […]

“Culprits Behind VRE Outbreak in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit”

Medscape presents… “Culprits Behind VRE Outbreak in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit” Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  This article is intended for primary care clinicians, neonatologists, infectious disease specialists, and other specialists who care for patients at risk for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium infections. The goal of this activity is to provide […]

“Nutrition and the Developing Brain”

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences and Miami Neonatology presents… “Nutrition and the Developing Brain” Michael K. Georgieff, M.D., discusses nutritional factors that affect brain development from pre-conception through the neonatal period. In addition to reviewing studies of certain nutrients which have high impact on brain growth and early brain development, Dr. Georgieff provides nutritional strategies to […]

“Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk”

Philips Healthcare presents…a program in the Better Outcomes webinar series “Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk” Unplanned extubation is an unanticipated removal of an endotracheal tube that potentially places a patient at risk for short- or long-term complications. In neonates, spontaneous movement, tube dislodgement during procedures, uncuffed endotracheal tubes, positioning, and suctioning, increase […]

“Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management”

Philips Healthcare presents…a  program in the Better Outcomes webinar series “Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management” Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia is benign in healthy infants, but can be a significant clinical condition in high-risk babies. An understanding of the pathophysiology, etiologies and management is essential for the nurse when caring for neonates. This CE activity will discuss […]

“Positioning for Comfort and Growth”

Philips Healthcare presents…A program in the Better Outcomes webinar series “Positioning for Comfort and Growth” Advances in neonatal care have led to significant changes in the survival rates of high-risk babies, although there remains significant morbidity related to the individual neonate’s immaturity, prematurity and severity of disease. Positioning and developmental care practices may help to […]

Abbott Nutrition Health Institute Offers Nursing CE Courses

ONGOING PROGRAMS: The Abbott Nutrition Health Institute offers a number of on-demand, nursing CE-eligible courses in a variety of areas, including Obstetrics, Neonatal, NICU, Pediatric and Adult Nutrition and Professional Development, through both facilitated group educational programs and self-study

Abbott Nutrition Health Institute Offers CE Courses for Dietitians

ONGOING PROGRAMS: The Abbott Nutrition Health Institute offers a number of on-demand CE-eligible courses for Dietitians, in the areas of Neonatal/Pediatric and Adult Nutrition, the NICU and Professional Development.