To help health-care professionals provide pediatric respiratory care, the Kansas University Medical Center and Southeast Kansas Area Health Education Center, Pittsburg, will hold a continuing education program from 8:30 a.m to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center, Pozez Building, 1500 SW 10th Ave., Topeka.
The program, titled "Respiratory Care of the Pediatric Patient in Nonacute Settings," is for nurses, respiratory therapists/respiratory care practitioners and long-term care administrators. It will focus on common respiratory diseases and conditions seen in sick children. Instruction will cover assessment, indications, interventions and patient/family education.
For more information call Debbie Sullins at the KU Area Health Education Center at (316) 235-4040.