Be prepared to care for neonatal patients with signs of sepsis.
Neonates risk sepsis through maternal transmission soon after birth but can also develop sepsis days later. This course will introduce you to neonatal sepsis, including signs and symptoms, recommended blood work and lab value interpretation while summarizing treatment modalities. This knowledge will allow you to choose proper medications to be administered and supportive therapies to prevent further deterioration.
1 CE Credit - $20
Clarify the difference between early and late onset sepsis in neonates
Provide the foundation for the general assessment, including signs and symptoms, recommended blood work, and lab value interpretation
Summarize treatment modalities, including how to choose which medications to administer and supportive therapies to prevent further clinical deterioration
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP17490 for 1 contact hour
This course is - Clinical / Accredited
Courses with CE credits are only valid if completed after certification. Any CE credit courses completed before certification are not valid.
For Practice Exams you have 90 days to complete the exam without having to repurchase and a 7 day unopened return policy from time of purchase
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If you have started the course, it is considered open and cannot be returned.