Neonatal Procedural Skill Mastery Practicum

Minneapolis, MN US
September 22, 2022 to October 14, 2022

We invite you to join us for a session of procedural skill practice with our group of expert neonatal providers at Children’s Minnesota! During this session, you will have the opportunity to practice a variety of high-risk neonatal procedures in a hands-on manner. You will also be able to partner with one of our neonatal nurse practitioners or neonatologists for questions or guidance.

You will gain valuable practice on the following procedures: Intubation, chest tube insertion, lumbar puncture, PICC line placement, umbilical line placement, peripheral arterial line placement, and interosseous insertion. Additionally, you may participate in a multidisciplinary neonatal simulation with Children’s Minnesota neonatal providers!

In the registration area, please indicate the days that you are available to participate. A site coordinator reach out to you to determine the 2-hour session assigned to you. 

Please contact for any program questions.

Please contact for any registration questions. 

REGISTRATION ENDS September 1, 2022

Target Audience

NNPs, PNPs, PAs, Hospitalists, Pediatricians, and Family Practice Physicians who care for inpatient neonates.

Learning Objectives

  • Participate in a group simulation activity
  • Demonstrate competence and engage in deliberate practice in several neonatal procedures  such as intubation, chest tube insertion, thoracentesis, defibrillation/cardioversion/pacing
  • Explore self-directed practice stations with several neonatal procedures such as pericardiocentesis, PICC, umbilical line, IO, LMA, bladder tap, LP, paracentesis, PIV placement, and arterial line placement
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 ANCC
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/22/2022 - 11:00am CDT
Event ends: 
10/14/2022 - 1:00pm CDT

Agenda (subject to change)

First 30 minutes  - Simulation Session

Next 45 minutes - Structured Procedural Stations

Final 45 minutes - Self-directed Stations

Children's Minnesota
2525 Chicago Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
United States

This course will take place in the Simulation Suite located on the 4th floor of the Children's Minnesota Hospital. Please check in at the 2nd Floor Welcome Desk for additional directions. 


Mark Bergeron, MD

Megan Borgos, APRN, CNP

Robyn Gizzi, APRN, CNP

Monisha Husom, APRN, CNP

Heather Jaynes, APRN, CNP

Teri Johnson, APRN, CNP

Carrie Overgaard, BSN, RN, PHN





Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Children’s Minnesota is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Children’s Minnesota takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific interest of its accredited continuing education events.

Credit Statement:


Children’s Minnesota designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 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 2.0 ANCC credit hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent to their participation in the activity.

This program offers 2.0.0 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

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 ANCC


Please login or register to take this course.

REGISTRATION ENDS September 1, 2022