This 3-part series, directed to nurse practitioners and physician assistants, is designed to take the learner from a comprehensive understanding of critical congenital heart disease, the imperatives of appropriate neonatal oximetry screening and implementation of standardized protocols nationwide, to discussion of the continuum of care from assessment and diagnosis to management decisions and follow-up post-discharge.
Upon completion of these activities, participants should be better able to:
This educational activity is jointly sponsored by Medical Education Resources (MER), Nurse Practitioner Associates for Continuing Education (NPACE) and Haymarket Medical Education (HME), and supported by an educational grant from Covidien.
Each of the 3 articles offers 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credit(s)™ and 0.50 contact hours of continuing nursing education.
Alex R. Kemper, MD, MPH, MS
Elizabeth A. Bradshaw, MSN, RN, CPN