Nursing | Community Education Initiative

Boston Children's Hospital's Department of Medicine Patient Services is committed to increasing education in pediatric issues to community providers who care for them.

The following programs provide a comprehensive update of current trends and nursing/medical management of the pediatric population by Boston Children's Hospital specialists.

These programs are intended for:

  • school nurses
  • educators
  • community healthcare providers
  • families
  • students

CEI LECTURE SERIES - FALL 2020

  • Each session held via Zoom, $40 per session, 2.0 nursing contact hours/2. 0 PDPs each session awarded upon completion of evaluation
  • Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (EST)
  • Purchase orders are accepted and must be emailed to judi.naar@childrens.harvard.edu along with nurse’s name and email address
  • All zoom access and handouts will be emailed out to all registered attendees the day before each program.

10/29/20 - Infection Prevention for Immunocompromised/Organ Transplant Students

11/11/20 - Inflammatory Bowel Disease

To register for these sessions click HERE.

PEDIATRIC HEALTH ASSESSMENT SERIES

Registration open HERE

 

VOTING DAY PROGRAM - TUESDAY NOVEMBER 3, 2020

Lecture I - Emergency Response in the School Setting , 10am to 12pm  (EST)

Lecture II - Trauma Informed Care, 1pm to 3om (EST)

$80 for the program, 4.0 total nursing contact hours/4.0 PDP's awarded upon completion of evaluation

Purchase orders are accepted and must be emailed to judi.naar@childrens.harvard.edu along with nurses name and email address in order to be registered

Zoom access and handouts will be sent out the day before the program

To register for the Voting Day program click HERE

THE SCHOOL NURSE AND COVID-19 

Session I - COVID-19 Overview for School Nurses: What We Know Now:

Watch recording HERE (password to access is: 2s^1VrDW)

Please click HERE for handouts and HERE to complete the evaluation after viewing (2.0 PDPs offered)

Session II - How to Protect Yourself and Others: PPE and Infection Control in Schools:

Watch recording HERE (password may be needed: 7Q8ai+X0 )

Please click HERE for handouts and HERE to complete the evaluation after viewing (2.0 PDPs offered)

Session III - Caring for High Risk Students in the Time of COVID-19

Watch recording HERE (NO passcode needed)

Please click HERE for handouts and HERE to complete the evaluation after viewing (2.0 PDP's offered)

Session IV - Self-Care and Supporting Others During the Era of COVID-19

Watch recording HERE (NO passcode needed)

Please click HERE for handouts and HERE to complete the evaluation after viewing (1.5 PDP's offered)

How to Create Your Own Virtual Nurses Office

Watch recording HERE

Please click HERE for handouts and HERE to complete the online evaluation after viewing (2.0 PDP's offered)

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:

 

RETELL FOR SCHOOL NURSES – 3 courses available!

  • Helping Families at the Crossroads of Limited English Proficiency and Low Health Literacy
  • Refugee Trauma & Resilience
  • Identifying & Supporting Students Who Are Homeless
Please visit: http://ceiretell.lendboston.org

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TRAINING DAYS

Please take a moment to look over our Professional Development Program information. If you are looking to hold a program with us next year we would love to start planning now! Program Information HERE! We are able to offer ZOOM lectures as well as part of your professional development.

  • Please note: If you want the months of September/October, requests need to be into us by mid-June

WELLNESS FOR SCHOOL NURSES AND HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

The Community Education Initiative is always looking to offer wellness programming for school nurses and community healthcare providers. This is an opportunity for renewal and to refresh your energies as a school nurse-for yourself and your students, colleagues and family!

We will provide an opportunity for you to learn new ways of incorporating balance in your life and the lives of others. Refresh your energy, renew your spirit, gain a new awareness and leave with a sense of relaxation. Come with an open heart and the intention to learn something new!

Stay tuned for more wellness opportunities in 2020!

 

OTHER EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITES