This continuing education program is accredited and can be taken for either CE accreditation or general learning. If taken for credit, this course provides one contact hour for nurses (California Board of Nursing), RTs (American Association of Respiratory Care), EMS professionals (CAPCE), and CRNAs (American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, B Credit).

Learning objectives

  • Lesson 1: Identify forms of non-invasive mechanical ventilation commonly used to support neonates with respiratory failure
  • Lesson 2: Review management strategies for neonates receiving non-invasive ventilation
  • Lesson 3: Identify the clinical goals of CPAP
  • Lesson 4: Describe the benefits of NIPPV