Preoperative Preparation of the Pediatric Patient

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Quick Overview

Associate Member (Student) Price: $21.00

Members Price: $35.00

1.0 Class A Credit
0.25 Pharm Credit
Course Expiration Date: 1/29/2021

Stay current with the latest information on preoperative assessment of the pediatric patient, body habitus, and the use of pharmacology vs. technology for distraction. 



Overview of Course

Upon completion of this course, CRNAs will be able to provide appropriate, preoperative evaluation and assist in the development of a high quality anesthesia plan for the pediatric patient.

Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

1. Describe the important components of a preoperative assessment for the pediatric patient.

2. Identify common pediatric anesthetic procedures.

3. Identify perioperative concerns for the pediatric patient.

4. Describe the benefits of pharmacology versus technology for preoperative distraction.

Verification of Participation

The participant will have 2 opportunities to successfully complete the course post-test, which is comprised of 10 random questions pulled from the test pool of questions. The passing score of at least 80% is required for the exam in this course. If the participant fails the post test, he or she will not receive CE credits for this course.

Accreditation Statement

This course has been prior approved by the AANA for 1.0 Class A CE credit; AANA Code Number: 1035638.

The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists designates this program as meeting the criteria for up to 0.25 CE credit in Pharmacology/Therapeutics.

Course Expiration Date: 1/29/2021

The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing Provider Number: 10862.