Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals (PEPP)

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Do you have the skills to answer these questions in the first few seconds on-scene
  • How sick is this child?
  • How quickly do I need to act?
  • What is this child's physiological problem?
Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals (PEPP) represents a complete source of prehospital medical information for the emergent care of infants and children. Developed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, PEPP is an exciting curriculum designed specifically to teach prehospital professionals how to better assess and manage ill or injured children. PEPP is a comprehensive, innovative, and highly visual pediatric course with: • case-based lectures • live action videos • hands-on skill stations • small group scenarios Lectures include: • Child Development: Applying the Triangle • Respiratory Emergencies • Children with Special Healthcare Needs • Trauma • Medical Emergencies • Child Maltreatment • Cardiovascular Emergencies • Emergency Delivery and Newborn Stabilization • Toxic Exposures • Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and Apparent Life-Threatening Event (ALTE) ALS, BLS and Recertfication courses available Recertfication: Within 3 years SCOP CME Credits – 30 credits for full course, 20 credits for renewal – non ACP practitioners

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