Trauma Speaker Series: The ABCs of Pediatric Trauma
Children’s Trauma Speakers Series: The ABC’s of Pediatric Trauma is designed to strengthen the trauma assessment skills of front line care giver’s ability to recognize signs of life threatening injuries and facilitate early intervention for positive outcomes of the pediatric patient. Through use of case scenario discussions the learner will engage in early identification of injury and anticipation of needed treatments and ongoing care from stabilization through recovery. A series of six presentations reviews the components of the primary assessment and application within a team setting.
Target audience: RNs, EMS and other healthcare providers who care for the pediatric trauma patient
- Use case reviews to highlight the importance of ongoing assessment of the injured child to identify injuries and promote recovery
- Review assessment
In support of improving patient care, Children’s Minnesota 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.
Children’s Minnesota designates this internet live activity for a maximum of 1 ANCC nursing contact hour. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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February topic: Disability/Neuro
February 10, 2021
10:00 – 11:00 a.m,
- Using case reviews, review techniques and strategies for assessing an injured child’s neurological status
- Offer insights on neurological assessment based on the age and ability of the pediatric patient to participate in the examination
Nathan Kreykes, MD, Trauma Program Medical Director
Event Date and Time
February 10, 2021, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.