Healthcare Professionals Events

February 2015

  • Thu 26
    Caring for Gender Non-Conforming Children and Teens in the New Millennium – A Multidisciplinary Team Approach

    Johanna Olson, MD; Adolescent Medicine, Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles

    Date: 8 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 seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/

March 2015

  • Mon 2
    NRP Hospital-Based Instructor Course

    The NRP instructor's role has changed from "teacher" to "learning facilitator." This Hospital-Based Instructor course prepares new instructors to conduct 6th edition NRP Provider courses which use a simulation-based curriculum. Instructor-trainees will learn to guide NRP students through acquisition of resuscitation skills; learn to create and conduct scenarios using tactile, visual and auditory cues; and conduct effective debriefings. The course also covers the administrative tasks within the NRP instructor's role. Registrants must meet eligibility requirements, and complete course prerequisites, as stipulated by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

    Date: Monday Mar 2
    Location: Institute for Simulation and Interprofessional Studies (ISIS), University of Washington Medical Center Surgery Pavilion, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, WA 98195-6410
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/NRP.
  • Tue 3
    NRP Hospital-Based Instructor Course

    The NRP instructor's role has changed from "teacher" to "learning facilitator." This Hospital-Based Instructor course prepares new instructors to conduct 6th edition NRP Provider courses which use a simulation-based curriculum. Instructor-trainees will learn to guide NRP students through acquisition of resuscitation skills; learn to create and conduct scenarios using tactile, visual and auditory cues; and conduct effective debriefings. The course also covers the administrative tasks within the NRP instructor's role. Registrants must meet eligibility requirements, and complete course prerequisites, as stipulated by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

    Date: Tuesday Mar 3
    Location: Institute for Simulation and Interprofessional Studies (ISIS), University of Washington Medical Center Surgery Pavilion, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, WA 98195-6410
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/NRP.
  • Thu 5
    HeartCode PALS Course Part 1 Online and Part 2 In-Class

    The AHA 2012 edition online HeartCode PALS Part 1 is perfect for the experienced pediatric healthcare provider with savvy computer simulation skills who has class-time limitations. It is a good option for PALS renewal and experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Learn more at OnlineAHA.org for operating system requirements for computer simulation analysis to successfully pass HeartCode PALS Part 1 online and produce the Certificate of Completion required to attend the Part 2 in-class Skills Test.

    HeartCode PALS provides Part 1 online self-paced learning, interactive case simulation and written exam. Part 2 in-class skills session tests team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Part 1 online key code is included in fee. If you already purchased a key code directly from OnlineAHA.org, print your certificate and register for Part 2 in-class for a discounted fee. Attend the in-class HeartCode PALS Part 2 Skills Test session facilitated by our PALS Training Center faculty.

    Date: 12:30 to 3:45 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s, NE 70th St. and Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
    Contact: For more information and to register, please visit www.SeattleChildrens.org/PALS.
  • Thu 5
    Altering the Trajectory: Screening for Mental Health Problems in the Emergency Department

    Jackie Grupp-Phelan, MD, MPH; Director of Research and Associate Director, Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s

    Date: 8 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 seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/
  • Thu 5
    All About Gastrostomy and Jejunostomy Tubes

    Ronelle Caskey, ARNP, General Surgery Nurse Practitioner, Seattle Children’s Hospital; Christine Lundberg, RN, MN, ARNP, General Surgery Nurse Practitioner, Seattle Children’s Hospital; Kirby Meyer, PA-C, Physician Assistant, Interventional Radiology Department, Seattle Children’s Hospital.

    Date: Thursday Mar 5, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Nursing Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/nursing-grand-rounds/.
  • Fri 6
    PALS Renewal Update Course

    The PALS Renewal Update course is for AHA PALS Providers with an issue date not exceeding two years through the end of the month in which the card was issued.

    Date: 8 a.m. to 3:35 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/PALS.
  • Fri 6
    What Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists and Other Pediatric Mental Health Care Providers Should Know About Genetics

    Ruth Kohen, MD, PhD, and Jonathon “Jack” McClellan, MD, University of Washington, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

    Date: Friday Mar 6, 8:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, River Entrance, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
    Contact: For more information on Psychiatry Grand Rounds, please visit www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/psychiatry-grand-rounds/
  • Sat 7
    Two-Day PALS Provider Course

    The two-day Provider course is for healthcare providers taking the PALS course for the first time, or for those whose PALS Provider status has expired.

    Date: 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., and Sunday, March 8, 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/PALS.
  • Sat 7
    One-Day PALS Provider Course for Physicians and Advanced Practitioners

    The one-day PALS Provider course is designed for the experienced healthcare provider who has a firm knowledge base of assessment and management of respiratory failure and shock and cardiac rhythm disturbances with advanced resuscitation of infants and children. Practice skills in advanced airway management, vascular access, performance of basic life support, cardiac rhythm recognition and electrical and medical therapy. Recommended audience: Physicians and advanced-practice health professionals (ARNP, PA, CRNA).

    Date: 8 a.m. to 5:10 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/PALS.