18NE046 - SNANC Spring Meeting 2018: Cardiology in the School Setting

Apr 26, 2018 Closed Nursing

18NE046 - SNANC Spring Meeting 2018: Cardiology in the School Setting

Description

What do you need to know about your student with a cardiology concern? When are restrictions needed for lifestyle choices? This session will focus on the school age child. You are asked to bring your stethoscope and blood pressure cuff with you for the practice session.

Target Audience

School Nurses in North Carolina

Objectives

  • State two cardiac disease prevention measures
  • Define the new 2017 HTN guidelines
  • Demonstrate the use of guidelines for appropriate referral and follow up
  • Demonstrate appropriate technique of taking a blood pressure

Faculty

  • Tamara Garland, RN, BSN, NCSN
  • Bridget P. Hansel, CPNP-AC

Fees

Brochure / Registration Form