This course is a beginner course to understand the therapist's flow of care throughout the infants stay in NICU. It focuses on utilizing the entire team including the families. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT/PTA.
Course created on November 6, 2019
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DE/2.0; GA/2.0; HI/2.0; IA/2.0; IACET/0.2; ID/2.0; IL/2.0; IN/2.0; KS/2.0; KY/2.0 Category 2; MA/2.0; ME/2.0; MI/2.0; MO/2.0; MS/2.0; MT/2.0; NC/2.0; ND/2.0; NE/2.0; NH/2.0; NY/2.0; OH/2.0; OR/2.0; PA/2.0; RI/2.0; SC/2.0; SD/2.0; TN/2.0; TX/2.0; UT/2.0; VA/2.0; VT/2.0; WA/2.0; WI/2.0; WV/2.0; WY/2.0
- Participants will be able to define individualized care.
- Participants will be able to list at least four critical periods that influence development.
- Participants will be able to list at least three ways to integrate treatment.
- Participants will be able to provide at least three strategies to assist with the initiation and follow thru with discharge teaching.
- Participants will be able to list at least two resources that support developmental care beyond the NICU.
|0-25 Minutes||Background, review of learner outcomes|
|25-40 Minutes||Family care|
|40-60 Minutes||Critical periods and sensory|
|60-80 Minutes||Postures and positioning|
|110-120 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Michele Hyams, PT, DPT, CNT, DCS, CIMI
Michele received her Bachelor of Science from Vanderbilt University and then continued to A.T. Still for her Doctor of Physical Therapy. She is a Certified Neonatal Therapist and obtained her Developmental Specialist Certification. Michele is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor and has been working in the NICU for 17 years. Although she loves all of pediatric therapy and is the Supervisor for Pediatric Therapy, her focus is on the NICU as she has expanded two level three NICU’s to include more developmental care and has created a follow-up clinic for those high-risk infants after discharge. Michele has goals to help further quality improvement and knowledge translation within the NICU and to become more involved in her current associations. Her passion is to help these infants develop during a stressful time while focusing on transdisciplinary goals for optimal family-centered outcomes.
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