FAQContact usTerms of servicePrivacy Policy

Pediatric Tracheostomy Emergencies - CE578
Pediatric Tracheostomy Emergencies
Just a Breath Away

CE578 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Deborah S. Boroughs, RN, MSN and Joan McNichol Dougherty, RN, BSN, CPN and Zoe Kinney, RN, BSN
Average Rating
(4.5 / 1399 reviews)
Get this course FREE with an Unlimited CE Membership


CE OVERVIEW REVIEWS     
Objectives:
The goal of this program is to discuss the management of pediatric tracheostomies and emergencies associated with them for nurses, paramedics and EMTs, physicians and dietitians. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Explain why a child may require a tracheostomy
  • Describe routine tracheostomy management and emergency preparation and prevention in the home
  • Describe a stepwise approach to tracheostomy emergency response in the home

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, paramedics and EMTs, physicians and dietitians.
 
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com and search for this topic title.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 5/15/2015

Recommended CE

 
Pediatric Tracheostomy and Ventilator Care
The goal of this continuing education program is to update nurses’ knowledge of the care of pediatric pa... More Info
Bronchiolitis In Children An Evidence-Based Approach
The goal of this continuing education program is to update nurses’, EMTs’ and paramedics’, p... More Info
Children in Pain
The goal of this continuing education program is to update nurses’, EMTs’ and paramedics’ an... More Info
Anaphylaxis A Whole-Body Allergic Reaction
The purpose of this program is to raise nursing awareness about anaphylaxis and to e... More Info

ContinuingEducation.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity. Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. ContinuingEducation.com guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

This course completion will be electronically reported to CE Broker as required per Florida Statute 456.025(7). Click here to view your CE Broker transcript and check the status of your CE requirements with a FREE 7-day CE Broker trial subscription. It may take up to 24 hours for the course to appear on your CE Broker transcript.

CE Courses
CE by Type
CE Resources