Fever is Our Friend: How to Help Parents Not Fear Fever
This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) as an Agency providing continuing education credit. Individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post test will be awarded 1.0 NAPNAP contact hour, of which 0 is pharmacology.
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Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
- Recognize fever as the most common reason for emergency department visits by children.
- Describe at least three common myths regarding children with fever.
- Interpret the evidence related to fever management of children.
- Describe anticipatory guidance related to fever management for various age groups of children.
Mary Ohns, DNP, APRN, CPNP, CCRN: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Emergency department, Toledo Children’s Hospital, Toledo, Ohio
Dr. Ohns has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
- 1.00 Contact hours