Healthcare Professionals Events

October 2014

  • Wed 29
    TrachSAFE Emergency Airway Management Course

    The goal of the TrachSAFE course is to 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 Oct 29
    Location: Rooms SPW 107-109, Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA
    Contact: For more information, visit www.seattlechildrens.org/outreach.
  • Thu 30
    What Health Care Providers Need to Know About Spiritual Care

    Alhadeff Lecture, David A. Harrison, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Adjunct Assistant Professor Bioethics & Humanities, UW

    Date: Thursday Oct 30, 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/

November 2014

  • Sat 1
    Sixth Annual Nutrition Symposium: The Good, the Fad and the Ugly: Hot Trends in Nutrition

    Please join us for this one-day program designed to update healthcare providers with the most current evidence surrounding nutritional issues impacting care for children and families. Pediatric experts from the fields of medicine and nutrition will focus on clinically practical skills, techniques and strategies for implementing best practices to improve nutritional health for patients and families.

    Date: Saturday Nov 1
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's
    Contact: Visit www.seattlechildrens.org/CME for more information.
  • Mon 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: Monday Nov 3, and November 4
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/NRP.
  • Wed 5
    HeartCode PALS Parts 1 and 2 Online and In-Class PALS Course

    The American Heart Association 2012 edition Heart Code PALS Online Part 1 is perfect for the experienced pediatric healthcare provider with savvy computer simulation skills and who has class time limitations. It is an appropriate option for the PALS Renewal Course. The online portion takes 6–12 hours. The Part 2 in-class Practical Evaluation for skills and team approach time is 3.5 hours. Because, at this time, our Seattle Children’s computers do not support the minimum strength of system, you need to have access to a personal or alternate work computer. At this time Seattle Children’s contract nurses will continue to register for the one-day PALS Renewal Course.

    Date: Wednesday Nov 5, 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 6
    Pediatric IBD, Evolution of Disease Understanding and Management

    Ghassan Wahbeh, MD, Associate Professor, Pediatrics and Gastroenterology, UW; Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday Nov 6, 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 6
    Pediatric Nurse as Teacher: Strategies for Improving Safe Care for Children

    Sara Swanson, CHES; Beth Crispin, MS; Caroline Hudders, RN, CDE. 

    Date: Thursday Nov 6, 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's Hospital
    Contact: For more information on Nursing Grand Rounds, visit www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/nursing-grand-rounds/.
  • Fri 7
    PALS Renewal Update Course(2)

    The renewal course is available to those having current AHA PALS provider status with an issue date not exceeding two years through the end of the month in which the card was issued. Current BLS for Healthcare Provider certification is highly recommended for all participants.

    Date: Friday Nov 7, 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.
  • Sat 8
    HeartCode PALS Parts 1 and 2 Online and In-Class PALS Course(10)

    The American Heart Association 2012 edition Heart Code PALS Online Part 1 is perfect for the experienced pediatric healthcare provider with savvy computer simulation skills and who has class time limitations. It is an appropriate option for the PALS Renewal Course. The online portion takes 6–12 hours. The Part 2 in-class Practical Evaluation for skills and team approach time is 3.5 hours. Because, at this time, our Seattle Children’s computers do not support the minimum strength of system, you need to have access to a personal or alternate work computer. At this time Seattle Children’s contract nurses will continue to register for the one-day PALS Renewal Course.

    Date: Saturday Nov 8, 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.
  • Sat 8
    Two-Day PALS Provider Course(3)

    The two-day provider course is for those taking the American Heart Association/American Academy of Pediatrics PALS course for the first time, or for whose provider status has expired.

    Date: Saturday Nov 8, 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., and Sunday, November 9, 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.