Orthopedics for Primary Care: When to Treat and When to Refer
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1.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour. This continuing education activity is offered at a reduced rate to NAPNAP Members. This continuing education activity rate is $12.50 for NAPNAP Members. For non-members, this continuing education activity rate is $25. This course is an archived presentation from NAPNAP's 2023 National Conference and is offered free with a coupon for conference attendees until 12/31/23.
Orthopedics is an often-mystified specialty that many providers do not feel adequately prepared to manage. This session will provide you with education regarding pediatric-specific orthopedic conditions and describe how to treat them. Participants will also learn what requires an urgent referral to orthopedics.
Please note that this program is a recording from a live and virtual session from NAPNAP 2023 national conference in Orlando, Fla. If you earned CE for this session, this course will be a duplicate.
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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 1.25 National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners contact hours.
Keywords: orthopedic, fractures, bone, injuries
Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses.
- Describe fractures, especially those unique to pediatrics.
- Detail differences in pediatric bone.
- Discuss some common childhood injuries or complaints.
- Identify orthopedic emergencies and when to refer.
Jenny L. Weiner, DNP, APRN, CPNP-AC/PC
- 1.25 Contact hours