Transitioning the Complex, Technology Dependent CHILD from Hospital to Home Care- LIVE CLASSROOM 5/10/19
The purpose of this activity is to provide the learner with information on the disease process and skills or techniques used to manage these clients at home.
Criteria for Successful Completion of Activity to claim CE Certificate
All Health Care Professionals regardless of CE credit
By the end of this educational activity the learner should be able to:
- Identify common diseases/disorders associated with the pediatric client
- Identify common equipment utilized by the technology dependent child
- Identify the steps involved when preparing a technology dependent child and their caregivers for discharge to home
- Identify potential emergency situations associated with the child’s airway and equipment emergencies
No relevant conflict of interest or financial relationships were disclosed for this educational activity by any of the authors or presenters.
Alyson Bolton, RN
Alyson has been a nurse for 37 years, in hospital, long term and the home care settings. She has most recently worked in home care as a field nurse, Clinical Manager and as Transitional Care Manager before accepting her current role as Nurse Recruiter to hire qualified nurses to care for the medically fragile population at Bayada. From working at a long term care facility for multiply disabled individuals to her role as Clinical Manager, she has a strong background in managing children with various types of epilepsy. She spent 8 years working at Children's Specialized Hospital with both young children and adolescents where TBI and subsequent seizure disorders were common. She has witnessed many changes in the management of seizures over the years including better antiepileptics, diet and surgical interventions as well as long term effects of multiple medications. Alyson has worked closely with the Northeast Epilepsy Group to gain better understanding of epilepsy and its treatment.
- 1.50 Contact hours (ANCC)
- 1.50 Participation
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