Finding a Place to Call Home: The Importance of a Medical Home for Children with Cerebral Palsy

1.0 NAPNAP Contact Hour. This continuing education activity is offered at a reduced rate to NAPNAP Members. This continuing education activity rate is $10 for NAPNAP Members. For non-members, this continuing education activity rate is $20. This course is a record presentation for NAPNAP's 2024 National Conference. 

Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common motor disorder seen in children. This presentation will review what providers should know about the diagnosis of CP, the recommended surveillance and interventions, common problems and co-morbidities, and transitioning into adult care.

NAPNAP’s Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs SIG is pleased to support this session.

This archived presentation from our 2024 national conference is available as part of a bundle of courses recorded during our 2024 conference in Denver, CO. Purchase the conference bundle to be enrolled in the full library of 2024 conference sessions, and earn up to 27 NAPNAP Contact Hours, 5.5 Pharmacology,1.25 Psychopharmacology and 2.5 Controlled Substance. 

This continuing education activity is offered at a member-only discounted rate of $199, a cost-savings of more than $60. Non-members may purchase this bundle for $500. Great news - You can join NAPNAP before purchasing to save more than $300. To see the complete listing of courses included in the 2024 conference bundle, click here.

Please note that this program is a recording from a live session from NAPNAP 2024 national conference in Denver, CO. If you earned CE for this session, this course will be a duplicate.

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Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses.

Learning Objectives

• Review the diagnosis of cerebral palsy

• Describe recommended surveillance and targeted interventions for children with CP

• Identify common problems and co-morbidities in children with CP

• Discuss ways that pediatric providers can advocate for children with CP

Course summary
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Traci Gonzales MSN, APRN, CPNP-PC
Texas Children’s Hospital-Complex Care Clinic

Ginelle O’Garro MSN, APRN, FNP-C, CPN
Texas Children’s Hospital-Complex Care Clinic

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours


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