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Conferences and Community Education Programs


  • Caring for Children with Food Allergies

    Multiple Dates

    Families and providers who care for children and youth with food allergies are encouraged to attend these classes sponsored by the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.

    Registration is $10.00 per person.

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  • Together for Children

    April 15-16

    The Together for Children Conference will be held on April 15-16, 2015 at The Grand Geneva Resort & Spa, Lake Geneva, Wis. Preconference workshops are held April 14.

    The purpose of this conference is to improve prevention, treatment, investigation and prosecution of child abuse and neglect by providing knowledge and skills to address emerging issues, research questions and public policy changes in child welfare and child protection. Keynote presenters will be Cathy De La Paz and Elizabeth Hudson.

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  • PT Local User Group Meeting

    April 28

    Here is an opportunity to network with other organizations using EPIC as an Electonic Health Record. Principal Trainers and Training Managers, Join us at the annual meeting.

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PALS Courses


  • HeartCode™ PALS Recognition (Certification)

    A self-paced, scenario-based online course (8-12 hours of pre-work on your own computer) and a three-hour skills check-off for PALS certification for health care providers who provide care to critically ill or unstable children. This course includes Healthcare Provider BLS CPR certification.

    The non-refundable course fee is $175.

    All classes are held at Childrenís Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI. Contact lifesupport@chw.org if you have questions.

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  • HeartCode™ PALS Renewal (Recertification)

    A self-paced, scenario-based online course (4–8 hours of pre-work on your own computer) and a three-hour skills check-off for PALS certification for health care providers who provide care to critically ill or unstable children. This course includes Healthcare Provider BLS CPR certification.

    The non-refundable course fee is $165.

    All classes are held at Childrenís Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI. Contact lifesupport@chw.org if you have questions.

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Professional Training


  • Diabetes Training

    Training designed for nurses, school health care providers, and school staff involved in care of students with diabetes. Registration fee is $25.

    Classes are offered at both the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Milwaukee Main Campus and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Fox Valley. View the course calendar below for courses in your area.

    *NEW CLASS* BABYSITTER and FAMILY TRAINING: This new class is for siblings, grandparents, relatives, friends, babysitters, and anyone who cares for a child with diabetes. Registration fee is $10. Class is offered at Childrenís Hospital of Wisconsin Milwaukee Main Campus only. View the course calendar below for class dates and times.

    Contact maxishare@chw.org if you have questions. NOTE: Class sizes are limited. Classes may be canceled for low enrollment. Dates and times are subject to change.

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  • Pediatric Tracheostomy Certification

    This class is for skilled nurses (RNs or LPNs) who are seeking certification in pediatric tracheostomy care. These classes will review reasons for a tracheostomy, tracheostomy care and stoma assessment, trach changes, and CPR and emergencies for children with tracheostomies.

    There will be a skills lab for suctioning and trach changing.

    The fee for this 1-1/2 hour class is $50. Fees are non-refundable. This class does NOT include any ventilator education or certification. If you require vent certification, please register for one of our Caring for a Child on a Ventilator Certification courses.

    All classes are held at Childrenís Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI. Contact maxishare@chw.org if you have questions.

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  • Pediatric Vent Certification

    This is a two-part course for pediatric ventilator certification. It includes an online study course and a four-hour classroom skills checkoff.

    The online course takes from 3 to 10 hours to complete, but it does not need to be done all at once. It consists of self-paced learning lessons that include:

    • Information about the topic with details about key concepts.
    • A lecture and learning activities that apply concepts from the lecture.
    • A post test.

    The skills checkoff is a four-hour classroom session. It gives you hands-on experience with tracheostomy care and the ventilator. The class also works through case scenarios to reinforce information learned in the online course.

    NOTE: Do not register for this course if you have already purchased an online course from the UW-Madison School of Nursing. We will only schedule skills checkoff classes for individuals who purchase the online course from Children's Hospital of Wisconsin (through www.maxishare.com).

    The registration fee is $175.00. (Minimum 3 and maximum 6 participants per class.) Classes fill up quickly, so register early. No additional classes will be scheduled if classes are full.

    All classes are held at Childrenís Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI. Contact maxishare@chw.org if you have questions.

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  • Pediatric Vent Recertification

    Pediatric RECERTIFICATION is required every 2 years.This recertification course allows registrants to meet minimum skills and knowledge requirements to obtain Recertification to provide respiratory care services. As a prerequisite, registrants must have a current (unexpired) CERTIFICATION and meet the requirements for Respiratory Care Services as defined by the State of Wisconsin. Pre-registration is required. Registration fee is $100.00. (Minimum 3 and maximum 6 participants per class.) Classes fill up quickly, so register early. No additional classes will be scheduled if classes are full.

    All classes are held at Childrenís Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI. Contact maxishare@chw.org if you have questions.

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  • The S.T.A.B.L.E. Program Provider Course (Fox Valley)

    The S.T.A.B.L.E. program is an educational program that focuses exclusively on the post-resuscitation/pre-transport stabilization care of prematurely born or sick infants. Based on a mnemonic to optimize learning, retention, and recall of information, S.T.A.B.L.E. stands for the six assessment and care modules in the program: Sugar and Safe Care, Temperature, Airway, Blood Pressure, Lab Work, and Emotional Support.

    Who should take S.T.A.B.L.E?

    Stabilization is a team effort! Therefore, any health caregiver involved with post-resuscitation and/or pre-transport care of sick newborns would benefit from the S.T.A.B.L.E. Program Learner/Provider course, including:

    • Physicians: Pediatric, ER, family practice, and obstetric physicians including residents
    • Nurses: RNs working in L&D, postpartum, nursery, emergency departments, Nurse midwives, Licensed practical nurses, and Nursing assistants
    • Others: Respiratory therapists, Pre-hospital providers, and Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

    Please contact Brenda Meehl, BSN, RN at (920) 969-7956 to learn more about the S.T.A.B.L.E. program.

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