Healthcare Professionals Events

January 2018

  • Mon 22
    Suicide Prevention Course

    This course will provide nurses information about: The complex nature of suicide 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: Monday Jan. 22, 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.
  • Mon 22
    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: Monday Jan. 22, 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
  • Mon 22
    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: Monday Jan. 22, 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
  • Thu 25
    PD-1 Checkpoint Blockade Immunotherapy: Are Tumor-Specific T Cells the Only Target?

    Surojit Sarkar, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Ben Towne Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday Jan. 25
    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 25
    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: Thursday Jan. 25, 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/
  • Thu 25
    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: Thursday Jan. 25, 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 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/
  • Fri 26
    Pediatric Nursing Update

    Outreach Education is proud to sponsor this conference with experts from Seattle Children’s and the community who will present evidence-based recommendations on commonly occurring medical and mental health issues. This year’s topics will provide practical tips and tools, resources and information to better serve children with special healthcare needs and their families in your practice setting.

    Date: Friday Jan. 26, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/continuing-medical-nursing-education/outreach-conferences-courses/
  • Fri 26
    PALS Renewal Update Course

    For PALS Providers whose current PALS certification will not have expired before the course date.

    Date: Friday Jan. 26, 8:10 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 http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
  • Sat 27
    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 certification has expired. It includes both classroom teaching and hands-on practice with manikins in advanced airway management, vascular access, performance of basic life support, cardiac rhythm recognition and electrical and medical therapy.

    Date: Saturday Jan. 27, 8:00 a.m. to 3:55 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/
  • Sat 27
    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: Saturday Jan. 27, 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/