This course focuses on the knowledge and skills necessary to provide management during delivery and emergency resuscitation of the Neonate. Lecture material from the American Heart Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics core curriculum will be followed by practice teaching stations to integrate the knowledge and skills needed. Written and Skills Testing stations are provided for actual “certification” of Neonatal Resuscitation skills.
The NRP Provider Course introduces the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation. It is designed for health care professionals involved in any aspect of neonatal resuscitation, including physicians, nurses, advanced practice nurses, nurse midwives, licensed midwives, respiratory care practitioners, and other health care professionals who provide direct care during neonatal resuscitation.
Part 1 focuses on building a foundation of neonatal resuscitation knowledge. The learning activities in Part I include
Part 2 includes the Instructor-led Event (the hands-on portion of the course). Activities include
You must register for an NRP 7th edition Instructor-led Event before attending the event. You can either register yourself for events or you can be registered by an instructor or administrator.
Once you complete all steps, the instructor will approve your skills and you will be required to complete a course evaluation. Your eCard will not be generated until the evaluation is completed. You will then have access to your NRP Provider eCard on the Resuscitation Credentials page under your Profile.