NICU Foundations: Cardiac
8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Facilities Support Services Building, Room 2030
Course # DAHS-NCHNICUFC21
This course provides a foundation for the assessment and nursing management associated with caring for neonates with cardiac conditions. Fetal circulation and transition to extrauterine life will be reviewed. Assessment of cardiovascular status, including blood pressure and EKG monitoring, will be presented. The learner will enhance their knowledge of cyanotic and acyanotic heart defects in infants. Specific cardiac defects will be reviewed: coarctation of the aorta, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, tetralogy of fallot, transposition of the great vessels, total anomalous pulmonary venous return, pulmonary stenosis and patent ductus arteriosus.
C.E. contact hours
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 26, for 5.83 contact hours.
Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.
Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents dated for the date of the class, and mail to:
Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820
Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form.
UC Davis employees
$25 registration deposit. Registration deposit is returned upon completion of class. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive deposit refund.
$59 registration fee. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive a full refund. A $25 service fee will be charged after this date.
Persons with disabilities
Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.
Parking is available in parking lots 4, 12 and 17 with a UC Davis parking permit. A daily permit is available for purchase for $6 from the kiosks in lots 14 (2nd Ave. & 45th St.) and 18 (49th St. & V St.) or through the Flowbird Parking app.
Health Professions Education Specialist