Neonatal Procedures During Fellows Orientation
Learners refresh their knowledge through video modules and demonstrate technical skills for common and uncommon neonatal procedures during in-class simulation exercises, such as: endotracheal intubation, surfactant administration, umbilical vessel catheterization, intraosseous placement, needle thoracentesis, chest tube placement, PICC insertion, PICC dressing changes, exchange transfusion, paracentesis, pericardiocentesis, etc.
University of Rochester Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine fellows, NICU APPs and neonatologists
- Describe the indications, contraindications and precautions of performing different NICU procedures
- Correctly perform the steps of each procedure
- Identify the pertinent information when communicating the different procedures to a parent
Please contact the Course Directors for dates.
Courses occur during the summer months.
Information will be provided with course registration.