L080124 Neonatal APP Boot Camp - 1 day for Experienced Learner

Minneapolis, MN US
August 1, 2024

This program prepares the Advanced Practice Provider (APP), either NNP or PA, or NICU Hospitalists, to utilize best practices in procedural skills and leadership and communication skills. The class utilizes simulation-based mastery learning (SBML) to help the participant solidify skills necessary for onboarding. SBML allows all learners the opportunity to achieve learning outcomes with an individualized amount of time required based on learner needs,

The program goal: Upon completion of the neonatal boot camp, NNPs/PAs/Hospitalists will solidify skills essential to the onboarding to practice as an APP.


Target Audience

Neonatal Nurse Practitioners (NNP), Physician Assistants (PA), and NICU Hospitalists with NICU APP experience will complete a one-day Neonatal boot camp as part of the orientation process.

Learning Objectives

  • Practice communication and teamwork skills
  • Introduce common neonatology procedures and equipment
  • Participate and lead several neonatal clinical scenarios
  • Discuss workflow with various processes in the NICU setting
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.75 ANCC
  • 6.75 Attendance
    • 6.75 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/01/2024 - 8:00am CDT
Event ends: 
08/01/2024 - 4:00pm CDT

8:00-11:30 am








Demo and Deliberate Practice
Chest tubes
Umbilical Lines
Sterile Technique
Bladder tap
Peripheral Arterial Lines

11:30-12:00 pmLunch break

12:00-1:45 pm


Deliberate Practice:
ELBW Delivery
Meconium Delivery

1:45-2:00 pmBreak

2:00 - 3:45 pm


Deliberate Practice:
Hydrops Scenario
Conflict Resolution Scenarios

3:45-4:00 pmWrap up & Evaluation


Children's Minnesota Simulation Center - Minneapolis
2525 Chicago Avenue
4th Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55404
United States

PRESENTER: Monisha Husom, APRN, CNP & Teri Johnson, APRN, CNP


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Credit Statement:


Children’s Minnesota designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent to their participation in the activity.


Children's Minnesota designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 ANCC nursing contact hour. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

This program offers 6.75 contact hours of continuing education.  Most medical professional organizations accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  It is the individual’s responsibility to determine whether an education activity meets the continuing education requirements of their respective licensures and/or professional boards.  Go to your respective organization’s website for more detailed information regarding credit requirements.

Available Credit

  • 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.75 ANCC
  • 6.75 Attendance
    • 6.75 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
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