Healthcare Professionals Events

June 2018

  • Tue 19
    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.

    Date: Tuesday June 19, 12:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
  • Wed 20
    High-Risk NRP Course

    The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Course is an education program of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association (AHA) that teaches an evidence-based approach to newborn care. The course introduces the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation by utilizing a blended learning approach that includes online testing, online case-based simulations and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication and teamwork skills.

    The High-Risk NRP Course provides more details and offers the opportunity to practice advanced skills, including intubation, medications and umbilical vein catheterization. In addition, this course also offers simulation of complex situations such as prematurity and congenital anomalies.

    Register for this course.

    Date: Wednesday June 20, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/nrp/.
    Cost: $175
  • Wed 20
    TrachSafe Emergency Airway Management Course

    This five-hour course will educate healthcare professionals to prepare, practice and prevent airway emergencies in a child with a tracheostomy. Participants will be actively engaged in an immersive educational experience in a safe environment for learners to ask questions, refine their skills and practice emergency care through return demonstration and simulation scenario-based learning.

    Date: Wednesday June 20, 3:45 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/continuing-medical-nursing-education/outreach-conferences-courses/.
  • Thu 21
    How Changes to Federal Immigration Policy Are Impacting Our Local Community

    Jorge L. Barón, Esq.

    Executive Director, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, Seattle

    Date: Thursday June 21, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.
  • Thu 28
    Urea Cycle Disorders, From Rare Disease to Common Mechanisms

    Ronald C. Scott Biochemical Genetics Lecture

    Brendan Lee, MD, PhD

    Robert and Janice McNair Endowed Chair in Molecular and Human Genetics; Professor and Chairman, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine

    Date: Thursday June 28, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.

July 2018

  • Fri 6
    High-Risk NRP Course

    The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Course is an education program of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association (AHA) that teaches an evidence-based approach to newborn care. The course introduces the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation by utilizing a blended learning approach that includes online testing, online case-based simulations and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication and teamwork skills.

    The High-Risk NRP Course provides more details and offers the opportunity to practice advanced skills, including intubation, medications and umbilical vein catheterization. In addition, this course also offers simulation of complex situations such as prematurity and congenital anomalies.

    Register for this course.

    Date: Friday July 6, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/nrp/.
    Cost: $175
  • Fri 6
    Low Risk NRP Course

    The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Course is an education program of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association (AHA) that teaches an evidence-based approach to newborn care. The course introduces the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation by utilizing a blended learning approach that includes online testing, online case-based simulations and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication and teamwork skills.

    The Low-Risk NRP Course is designed for providers who specialize in low-risk deliveries or who are new to the birth environment. This course is designed to provide more opportunity to practice individual skills and moving through the NRP Resuscitation Algorithm, as well as focusing on teamwork and communication.

    Register for this course.

    Date: Friday July 6, 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/nrp/.
    Cost: $175
  • Wed 11
    Suicide Prevention Course

    This course will provide nurses information about the complex nature of suicide; and how to assess and determine risks and the appropriate treatment and management for at-risk patients, both in the healthcare setting and the community. This 6-hour class is intended to meet the requirements for the State of Washington mandatory suicide prevention training for nurses and will include the special needs of the pediatric population.

    Date: Wednesday July 11, 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: Cost: $100 for non–Seattle Children’s nurses; no charge for Seattle Children’s nurses. For more information, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/continuing-medical-nursing-education/outreach-conferences-courses/#suicide.
  • Thu 19
    Pediatric Palliative Care Conference

    Date: Thursday July 19, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Bell Harbor International Conference Center, Seattle
    Contact: For more information, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/clinics-programs/palliative-care-consultation/pediatric-palliative-care-summit/.
  • Fri 20
    14th Annual Pediatric Bioethics Conference: When Cultures Clash: Navigating Ethical Disagreements Related to Diversity

    Join us for our 14th annual Pediatric Bioethics Conference, where we will discuss ethical issues raised when patients and healthcare providers come from different belief systems.

    Date: Friday July 20, 8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
    Location: Bell Harbor International Conference Center, 2211 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98121
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/research/initiatives/bioethics/events/pediatric-bioethics-conference/.