Target audience: HHealthcare providers who care for pediatric patients, particularly those who see pediatric patients infrequently.
Overview: This free, new, accredited online eLearning course provides a comprehensive overview of the principles that make up Patient Centered and Family Focused Care as they apply to pediatric patients. Through interactive case studies, rich media, and practical advice, this course highlights the crucial differences between caring for adults and children, guides learners through the components of a complete pediatric physical assessment, and demonstrates how to calculate safe medication dosing for children. Special attention is paid to the concepts that guide Culturally Sensitive and Trauma Informed practice. This course was developed in partnership with Child Health BC.
Up to 1.0 Mainpro+/MOC Section 3 credits
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