Continuing Education Offerings

Continuing Education Offerings

PLS courses offer continuing education credits for respiratory therapy and pediatric nursing CEUs. Several offer credits for doctors and child life professionals.
Quick Takes

·        PLS courses offer continuing education credits for a variety of clinicians and care providers.

·        Courses, based on evidence-based practice, cover a wide range of topics from behavioral health to emergent care.

In support of improving patient care, Children’s Hospital Association is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the health care team.

These credits include:

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)

  • All PLS clinical content provides CNE.
  • Approximately 100 CNE contact hours offered
  • Examples: Domestic Violence, Preventing Surgical Site Infections, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE)

  • Many PLS courses meet the national standards of the American Association of Respiratory Care (AARC).
  • Approximately 60 CRCE units available
  • Examples: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Acquired Heard Disease in Children, and Preventing Ventilator-Associate Pneumonia

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

  • PLS offers some topics for continuing medical education (CME) application for physicians.
  • Examples: Implementing Trauma-Informed Sensitive Practice, Pediatric Toxicology Exposure, and Autism Spectrum Disorder

Professional Development Unit (PDU)

  • Several of our courses meet PDU standards approved by the Association for Child Life Professionals.
  • Examples: Caring for the Behaviorally Challenged Patient, Pediatric Restraint and Seclusion, and Care of the Patient with Suicidal Ideation



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Learn more by participating in a live session or viewing course demos.

For more information, contact:

(913) 981-4187

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Pediatric Learning Solutions’ online education provides the foundational knowledge clinicians need to master the competencies and skills for safe and effective patient care.

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