Strengthening Kangaroo Care for Preterm Infants in British Columbia

Strengthening Kangaroo Care for Preterm Infants in British Columbia

Online Module

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Registered nurses, nurse practitioners, pediatricians, neonatologists, respiratory therapists, midwives, general practitioners, lactation consultants, and laboratory technicians involved in neonatal care.

Course Format: Online - available anytime, anywhere, on any device
Anytime, anywhere, on any device
UBC CPD
Online Module Vancouver BC

Overview

Strengthening Kangaroo Care for Preterm Infants in British Columbia

Are you aware that Kangaroo Care has been shown to improve preterm infant growth and development with physiologic and immunologic benefits? To learn more about Kangaroo Care as a standard of care for preterm infants and parent-infant skin-to-skin contact, take this self-paced, online, interactive course developed in partnership with Perinatal Services BC (PSBC).

This course is divided into four lessons:

  • Introduction to Kangaroo Care
  • The Evidence for Kangaroo Care
  • How to Safely Practice Kangaroo Care
  • Strengthening Kangaroo Care in NICUs

This course is currently under development. Expected launch date November 1, 2019.

Cost

Free

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Target Audience:

All BC health care providers that care for children with asthma.

Location:
Anytime, anywhere, on any device
UBC CPD
Online Module from Vancouver  British Columbia  V5Z 3X7
Canada
Target Audience:

Family physicians and other health care professionals in British Columbia who provide care during the perinatal period.

Contact

UBC CPD eLearning, cpd.online@ubc.ca

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