Immunization Associated Pain Prevention

Introduction:

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 0.75 NAPNAP contact hour, of which 0.75 is pharmacology.

IMPORTANT: This continuing education activity is offered at a reduced rate to NAPNAP Members. You must be logged in using your NAPNAP Username and Password to be recognized as a Member of NAPNAP. If you are a current member of NAPNAP, and you are being asked to purchase this activity at the Non-Member rate, please contact the NAPNAP National Office at (877) 662-7627 to request assistance prior to entering any payment information.

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Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss immunization/needle associated pain, its outcomes and appropriate management of this type of pain.
  •  Express the importance of pain management for all immunization or needle encounters.
  •  Apply age-appropriate, non-pharm pain interventions.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 Contact hours
Course opens: 
04/24/2019
Course expires: 
05/31/2021
Cost:
$10.00
Rating: 
0

Christina Cwynar, DNP, CPNP: Nurse Practitioner, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Consult- liaison service, C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, Ann Arbor, Mich.; Associate Professor, Rush University, Chicago

FACULTY DISCLOSURES:

Dr. Cwynar has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. She will be discussing an off-label use medical device-buzzy, which is a vibrating device used for immunization pain prevention.

Available Credit

  • 0.75 Contact hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/24/2019
Course expires: 
05/31/2021

Price

Cost:
$10.00
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