Acute Care Micro-Learning

This course offers different focused topics in Acute Care that convey important education in short learning units.
After each unit, there is a knowledge-check. Please make sure to complete all knowledge-checks for each unit to earn CE.

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This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners as an agency providing continuing education credit. individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post tests will be awarded 1.5 National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners contact hours.

Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses.

Learning Objectives

The course will provide a glance review of 7 different advanced based best practice and innovations for PNPs working in an Acute Care setting:

  • Novel 3-D Optical Imaging Technique for The Evaluation Of Pectus Excavatum- Raji Koppolu
  • Weaning High Flow: How Slow Do You Go?- Dani Sebbens
  • Drug-Induced or Iatrogenic Long QT Syndrome- Sarah S. LeRoy
  • How Sweet It Is:  Infant Botulism- Heather Herrera
  • Neurotoxicity in Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T Cell Therapy- Jessica L. Spruit
  • To GRV Or Not To GRV – That Is The Question!- Ann-Marie Brown
  • Management of Pediatric Gynecological Complaints - Mary Schucker

Each session will present its specified learning objectives and evaluation.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 Contact hours
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

Raji Koppolu, RN, MS, CPNP, MSL
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, General Surgery, Manager, Advanced Practice
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

Dani Sebbens, DNP, CPNP-AC/PC

Sarah S. LeRoy DNP, RN, CPNP-AC/PC
Assistant Clinical Professor
Wayne State University College of Nursing

Heather Herrera, RN, CPNP-AC/PC

Jessica L. Spruit, DNP, CPNP-AC
Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI
C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital Blood and Marrow Transplant, Ann Arbor, MI

Ann-Marie Brown, PhD, CPNP-AC/PC, CCRN, CNE, FCCM
Assistant Clinical Professor, Emory University
Nurse Scientist, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Mary Schucker MSN, MSHI, CPNP, CRNP, ENP-BC, PPCNP-BC Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Emergency Department
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Available Credit

  • 1.50 Contact hours


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