Course Directory | Pediatric Emergencies

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  This is an exciting virtual online course for all healthcare providers that presents pediatric emergencies. The course is also scenario based with streaming video, rich multimedia and interactive instruction. The module format utilizes a user friendly, visually interesting interface to navigate through the pages.

  • No Log In or Registration required before viewing the module content.
  • To start a module, simply click on the module title or image below. Once there, use the navigation arrows located at the bottom right of the module page to go to the next or previous page.
  • At the completion of the module you will be given instructions for CE Payment and Registration.
  • The CE process is completed online and your certificate will be automatically generated after CE payment and registration.
  • Nurse CE available for a small administrative fee of $5.00 per module. Nursing CE approved by UNM HSC SOM Department of Emergency Medicine, an approved provider by the State of California Board of Nursing. CA and NM accept this CE for license renewal. Please verify with your State Board of Nursing if it accepts CE approved by another State Board of Nursing. UNM does not accept responsibility for failure to read this information carefully to confirm your State's acceptance of the CE provided. No refunds will be granted.
  •   EMS CE:
     — FREE NM EMS Bureau approved CE for NM EMS providers.
     — National CECBEMS approved CE available for $5.00 per module. 

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Module 1 Use of the Pediatric Length Based Resuscitation Tape in a Status Eplilepticus ScenarioModule 1

Use of the Pediatric Length Based Resuscitation Tape in a Status Epilepticus Scenario


CE 1.0

Module Description: A mother presents to the ER with her infant who has poor color, is not breathing well and has facial twitching. The nurse immediately brings the baby to a room and a full resuscitation of a simulator infant in status epilepticus is filmed at the University of New Mexico HSC "Batcave" medical training center. This medical scenario visually instructs medical personnel in the algorithmic steps in the emergency treatment of a pediatric patient in status epilepticus. The use of the pediatric length based resuscitation tape is demonstrated in the scenario to estimate weight and determine equipment sizes. A special video training discussion at the end of the module further describes the importance and demonstrates the proper use of the pediatric length based resuscitation tape.

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Module 2 Emergency Management of Pediatric Diabetic KetoacidosisModule 2

Emergency Management of Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis


CE 1.0

Module Description: Chelsea, a 16 y.o. known Type 1 diabetic, presents to the Pediatric Emergency Department in Diabetic Ketoacidosis. This emergency scenario, filmed at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center "Batcave" medical training center, visually instructs medical personnel in the emergency treatment of a pediatric patient in diabetic ketoacidosis. An interview discussion, hosted by Dr. Langston Lee, with pediatric endocrinologist, Dr. Alex de la Torre, is edited into the scenario as key points and treatment highlights of pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis are discussed.