Neonatal Resuscitation Program Instructors

Ruth and Tristram Colket, Jr. Translational Research Building
3501 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104  Map

Mar 16, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. (ET)

Course Overview

This one-day course will provide Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) instructors — including neonatologists, neonatal nurse practitioners, neonatal nurses and other neonatal care practitioners planning to maintain NRP instructor status — with the information needed to implement the 2015 guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics into their NRP courses. In addition, this course will explain the changes relevant to maintaining instructor status as well as practices to help become an instructor mentor to new instructors.

Course Objectives

  • Review the recent changes to the NRP algorithm and guidelines
  • Describe strategies for implementing the changes into NRP courses
  • Review the responsibilities of NRP instructors
  • Recognize ways to increase effectiveness of your NRP courses