Neonatal Resuscitation Program - NRP
This course has been designed to teach an evidence-based approach to resuscitation of the newborn. The causes, prevention, and management of mild to severe neonatal asphyxia are carefully explained so that health professionals may develop optimal knowledge and skill in resuscitation.
A comprehensive textbook, which includes an interactive multi-media CD-ROM, forms the basic educational component of the program.
Course Length: Approximately 8 hours and 2 hours written examination
Healthcare providers, such as physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists other allied health personnel who have direct patient care responsibilities of the neonate.
• NRP textbook
• Tawam Hospital employees may borrow the course manuals from the time of application to the last day of the course. (See book borrowing policy)
• Option to acquire the book at 200 dirhams available to those interested to buy them.
Written and Skills Examination: Required for completion card
Card Type: NRP Provider Card through Tawam Hospital (cost 50 dirhams)
CME credits: 10 CME units
COST of the course:
• Tawam Hospital employees who are required per policy to take the course – course fee not applicable but need to deposit 300 dirhams refundable upon attendance to the course and subject to the hospital amortization policy
• Externals or other interested parties – 500 dirhams course fee not including the book and the card
This is not a course offered through Tawam Hospital. This course is offered to the UAE-surgical sub-committee on trauma, an organization based in Fujairah Hospital.
Dr. Subash Gautam