Medical Outreach Webinar Series
Our Medical Outreach Education team at the Center for Advocacy and Outreach arranges pediatric, neonatal and OB education for health care professionals and emergency medical service providers across the state. We are committed to being the best medical outreach education resource in order to ensure that all children in Iowa get the highest level of care when they need it most.
Below is the 2018 Webinar Schedule, check the website frequently as new webinars are added often.
To receive emails for webinar registration contact Chantelle Lorton at Chantelle.Lorton@unitypoint.org or 515.241.6763
2018 Webinar Schedule
All webinars are on Wednesdays from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Unless otherwise noted.
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
"Neonatal Finnegan Scoring"
This webinar with discuss adverse outcomes to
intrauterine exposure to drugs. clinical presentation of infants with neonatal
abstinence syndrome and diagnostic methods for neonatal abstinence syndrome. In
additional will review how to document clinical signs and symptoms of neonatal
abstinence syndrome using the Finnegan scoring tool.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
"School Health Emergencies"
This webinar will discuss ways to recognize medical and traumatic emergencies common to the development of the school aged child and strategies to be utilized by the school nurse to provide initial stabilization and management of the critically ill child.
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
"Cake and Ice Cream: Is it really fun?"
In this webinar we will take a closer look at understanding how current feeding practice in the NICU influences long-term feeding outcomes.
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
"Caring for the Child in Foster Care"
This webinar will discuss medical and mental health concerns for children in foster care, the impact of trauma on children, calming techniques for those with behavior concerns, and resources that the Foster Care Clinic provides for these children.
Note: Blank Children's Hospital's webinars are the sole property of Blank Children's and the information provided is for information and educational purposes only.
Individuals may not reproduce the webinars in any form, no reference or use the information provided in them, without express written consent of the presenter. To obtain, please contact Joni Thornton at Joni.Thornton@unitypoint.org.
Additionally, the information contained herein is not medical advice and is neither intended to create, nor does receipt constitute, a client relationship. This presentation contains general information on medical issues and is not a substitute for medical advice from a qualified provider licenses in the appropriate specialty. This presentation is provided as public resource for "information purposes" only and should not be relied upon as "medical advice". Nothing transmitted from this presentation constitutes the establishment of a client relationship. Applicability of the medical principles discussed in this presentation may differ substantially in individual situations or in different states.