This course is for neonatal intensive care unit nurses who are preparing for either the National Certification Corporation (RNC-NIC) or the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (CCRN) certification exams.
These sessions also may be helpful as a general review for experienced nurses who are not planning on taking the exams.
Please reference the class schedule to see which topics will be covered at this two-day course.
If you need to cancel your registration for this event,
please call 1-800-827-4277 Monday through Friday, 7 am to 7 pm, or log in to your account to cancel online.
A fee of $250
will be deducted from the amount paid if you cancel your registration less than 2 days
before the event.
Information will be sent via email after May 7 regarding instructions for downloading and printing the course handouts. Please make sure to provide an email address during registration.
Sandy Sundquist Beauman, MSN, RNC-NIC, is the owner of CNS Consulting and has more than 30 years of experience in neonatal intensive care. She has lectured nationally for more than 19 years and has published several articles on various neonatal topics while maintaining her current clinical practice.
Day One — May 21, 2018
7:30 - 8 am: Registration/Introductions and Welcome
8 - 8:45 am: Test-Taking Tips
8:45 - 9 am: Break
9 - 10 am: Genetics/Metabolic/Endocrine
10 - 10:45 am: Developmental
10:45 - 11:30 am: Respiratory Pathophysiology
11:30 am - 1 pm: Lunch
1 - 1:45 pm: Respiratory Management
1:45 - 2 pm: Break
2 - 3 pm: Gastrointestinal System/Nutrition
3 - 3:30 pm: Wrap-up and Review
Day Two — May 22, 2018
7 - 7:30 am: Registration
7:30 - 9 am: Cardiac Pathophysiology
9 - 10 am: Hematopoietic System
10 - 10:15 am: Break
10:15 - 11:30 am: Surgical Conditions
11:30 am - 1 pm: Lunch
1 - 2 pm: Neurological Pathophysiology
2 - 2:15 pm: Break
2:15 - 3:30 pm: Infectious Disease/Sepsis
There will be a lunch break from 11:30 am to 1 pm both days. Lunch will not be provided, but there are a number of dining options available in the area to purchase food and other refreshments.
This course is provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing through CNS Consulting (Provider No. 13748) for 16.0 total continuing education credits for both days.
You must bring your RN license with you to the class to receive the CEUs.