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Arrhythmia Recognition: Just the Basics for the Pediatric Clinician PLS Course Detail
October 27, 2021

This course provides a very basic introduction to arrhythmia recognition, focusing simply on the bedside clinician's ability to recognize normal versus abnormal rhythms in the pediatric population and to initiate appropriate interventions when needed. Additionally, ST segment elevation recognition and its significance (e.g., STEMI) is discussed.

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340B Helps Kids
August 6, 2021

This resource provides information and statistics on the 340B program.

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Federal Hospital and Payer Price Disclosure Requirements - Fact Sheet
July 8, 2021

An overview of four regulatory and legislative vehicles that establish discrete hospital and/or payer price disclosure requirements.

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Pediatric Stroke PLS Course Detail
April 23, 2021

This course addresses pediatric stroke care designed to minimize brain injury and maximize patient functioning. Pediatric health care professionals need to be able to identify, intervene quickly and provide ongoing management for patients who suffer from pediatric stroke.

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Health Care Coverage Sources for America's Children
April 1, 2021

Children receive health care coverage through an array of programs that protects our nation's kids, and investment in that system remains critical.

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Pediatric Drowning PLS Course Detail
February 18, 2021

This course discusses a systematic approach to the rapid assessment and management of the pediatric drowning patient, both in the emergency department and in the pediatric intensive care unit.

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Chart of Key Affordable Care Act Insurance Consumer Protections for Children
February 9, 2021

An easy-to-read guide of insurance market reforms under the ACA that are important for children and their families.

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Sepsis PLS Course Detail
November 24, 2020

This course will discuss new consensus definitions around the terms "sepsis," "septic shock," and "severe sepsis."

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Care of the Small Baby PLS Course Detail
October 23, 2020

This course provides an overview of physiological differences and specific care management considerations unique to the small baby.

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The Effects of Drug Shortages on Children's Hospitals and Their Patients
September 24, 2020

How children's hospitals are facing drug shortages.

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Caring for the Perianesthesia Patient PLS Course Detail
August 24, 2020

This course designed to prepare learners to provide care to the pediatric patient prior to, during and after anesthesia according to current standards of evidence-based practice.

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Pain Management: Pain Pathophysiology PLS Course Detail
July 27, 2020

This course discusses the symptoms, types, causes, co-morbidities and management strategies associated with anxiety disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) seen in the pediatric population.

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Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder PLS Course Detail
June 29, 2020

This course discusses the symptoms, types, causes, co-morbidities and management strategies associated with anxiety disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) seen in the pediatric population.

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The Deadly Triad PLS Course Detail
June 2, 2020

This course discusses the three components of the deadly triad of trauma including manifestations and resuscitation interventions.

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Pediatric Trauma and Preventable Injuries PLS Curriculum Detail
June 2, 2020

This course reviews basics of the GI tract, age-specific factors to consider when evaluating pediatric patients, conditions patients may present with, and treatment procedures for abdominal emergencies. Learn more about this course below and see related courses on the Pediatric Learning Solutions PICU Library page.

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Pediatric Mood Disorders PLS Course Detail
April 20, 2020

This course will review assessment, manifestations, treatment and therapeutic strategies for children with depressive and bipolar disorders. By learning more about mood disorders the pediatric clinician will be better prepared to support the child and family with a mood disorder.

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Abdominal Emergencies PLS Course Detail
March 19, 2020

This course reviews basics of the GI tract, age-specific factors to consider when evaluating pediatric patients, conditions patients may present with, and treatment procedures for abdominal emergencies. Learn more about this course below and see related courses on the Pediatric Learning Solutions PICU Library page.

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Hand Hygiene PLS Course Detail
March 19, 2020

This course reviews proper procedures when using alcohol-based hand rubs and soap and water, based on CDC and WHO recommendations, hand hygiene moments, and identifies how hand hygiene can protect patients and clinicians.

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Kids Rely on Medicaid
February 7, 2020

Medicaid helps our kids lead better lives and was designed with kids in mind.

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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) PLS Course Detail
January 31, 2020

Children with autism may present challenges to the health care provider due to communication and behavioral issues (as well as frequent co-occurring diagnoses).

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Arrhythmia Recognition Electrophysiology PLS Course Detail
January 27, 2020

This course discusses the principles of cardiac electrophysiology.

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Tobacco and E-cigarettes: 2020 Key Issues
January 17, 2020

Curbing the use of tobacco and e-cigarettes by youth is a bipartisan effort going into 2020.

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Building Effective Teams PLS Course Detail
August 29, 2019

This course will describe an effective ‘team,’ including the structure of a team, development of the team and the roles and responsibilities of the members.

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Status Asthmaticus PLS Course Detail
July 3, 2019

Asthma is one of the most common chronic illnesses of childhood. This course will help learners recognize the presenting signs and symptoms of acute asthma exacerbation and assess the effectiveness of treatment and the patient's readiness to wean.

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Introduction to Workplace Diversity PLS Course Detail
July 1, 2019

This course is designed to introduce the concepts of workplace diversity, including aspects of bias, inclusion and cultural humility.