Continuing education: The S.T.A.B.L.E. program
How is the program administered?
The S.T.A.B.L.E. Program involves an eight-hour, interactive presentation by an expert in neonatal nursing or medicine. Continuing education credits are provided by individual instructors. Instructor courses are offered throughout the year to prepare lead instructors for course presentation. Program materials may be purchased from the online bookstore of the American Academy of Pediatrics or from S.T.A.B.L.E.
Who should take the S.T.A.B.L.E. Program Learner Course?
Any health caregiver who is involved with post-resuscitation or pre-transport care of sick newborns or who provides well-baby care:
- Physicians: Pediatric, ER and family practice physicians, including residents
- Nurses: RNs working in L&D, postpartum, nursery, neonatal intensive care, emergency departments; nurse midwives; LPNs and nursing assistants
- Others: Respiratory therapists; pre-hospital providers (EMTs and paramedics)