2017 STABLE Course

Date & Time Location Registration
12/7/2017 - 8:00 AM Pella Regional Health Center

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Information

Purpose

To assist in the organization of care provided for the high risk neonate requiring stabilization and transport.

Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • Define the acronym S.T.A.B.L.E.
  • Review the care of the infant at risk for temperature instability, hypoglycemia, airway insufficiency and circulatory collapse.
  • Evaluate lab work essentials for the high risk neonate in need of stabilization and transport.
  • Discuss supportive care of the family of the infant in need of transport.
  • Describe the quality improvement process through case study discussion.

Intended Audience

Healthcare personnel caring for infants in need of stabilization and transport for advanced care.

Continuing Education

Approved for 0.9 contact hours by the Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #31, UnityPoint Health - Des Moines.

Course Schedule

8 a.m.

 Safety and Sugar

9:30 a.m.

 Break

9:45 a.m.

 Temperature Stabilization

10:45 a.m.

 Artificial Breathing

12:00 p.m.

 Lunch

12:45 p.m.

 Artificial Breathing (continued)

1:30 p.m.

 Blood Pressure

2:30 p.m.

 Break

2:45 p.m.

 Lab Work Evaluation and Interpretation

3:45 p.m.

 Emotional Support of the Family/Quality Improvement/Case Study

4:00 p.m.

 Comprehensive Post-Test

4:45 p.m.  Evaluations & Adjourn

Refund Policy

Blank Children's Hospital reserves the right to cancel the program due to insufficient enrollment or inclement weather. In this event, you will be notified and your entire registration fee refunded.

Cancellation Policy

A processing fee of $30 plus the cost of the manual will be retained for cancellations less than 5 business days prior to the course.

More Information

Joni Thornton at joni.thornton@unitypoint.org or 515-210-0476.

If you would like to schedule a class at your facility, please contact Joni  Thornton at joni.thornton@unitypoint.org or 515-210-0476

Minimum class size of 6 participants is required.