Current Environment:

Boston Children's Hospital's Department of Medicine Patient Services is committed to increasing education in pediatric issues to community providers who care for them.

The following programs provide a comprehensive update of current trends and nursing/medical management of the pediatric population by Boston Children's Hospital specialists.

These programs are intended for:

  • school nurses
  • educators
  • community healthcare providers
  • families
  • students

Voting Day Conference poster for Tuesday, November eighth 2022 from 8 a.m. to 3pm

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TRAINING DAYS

Please take a moment to look over our Professional Development Program information. If you are looking to hold a program with us we would love to start the planning process. Program Information HERE!

Please note: If you want the months of September/October, ideally requests need to be into us by mid June.  

   

CEI LECTURE SERIES 2021-2022

  • Each session held LIVE via Zoom, $40 per session, 2.0 nursing contact hours/2.0 PDPs each session awarded upon completion of evaluation
  • Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (EST)
  • Purchase orders are accepted and must be emailed to judi.naar@childrens.harvard.edu along with nurse’s name and email address
  • All zoom access and handouts will be emailed out to all registered attendees the day before each program.

10/11/22 - Technology Update Series: Trachs 

10/12/22 - Techniques for Screening Children with Special Needs (4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.)

10/18/22 - Smart Therapy: Single maintenance and Reliever Therapy of Asthma

10/19/22 - Technology Update Series: GTubes

10/25/22 - Technology Update Series: Central Lines

12/6/22 - Aromatherapy

1/10/23 - Substance Abuse

REGISTER NOW

AVAILABLE NOW! Please click HERE to go to website.

 

Save the Date poster for the 2022 Diabetes conference.

 

 

 

PEDIATRIC HEALTH ASSESSMENT SERIES

 

All of the health assessments listed below were recorded and are available online.  

Please visit us HERE to register.

Bundle pricing is still available (10 for $200) please reach out to 

Judi Naar for information on how to enroll with the special pricing.

RETELL FOR SCHOOL NURSES – 2 courses available!

  • Helping Families at the Crossroads of Limited English Proficiency and Low Health Literacy
  • Refugee Trauma & Resilience
Please visit: http://ceiretell.lendboston.org

 

    WELLNESS FOR SCHOOL NURSES AND HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

    The Community Education Initiative is always looking to offer wellness programming for school nurses and community healthcare providers. This is an opportunity for renewal and to refresh your energies as a school nurse-for yourself and your students, colleagues and family!

    We will provide an opportunity for you to learn new ways of incorporating balance in your life and the lives of others. Refresh your energy, renew your spirit, gain a new awareness and leave with a sense of relaxation. Come with an open heart and the intention to learn something new!

    Stay tuned for more wellness opportunities during the 2021-2022 school year!

     

    OTHER EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITES:

    Check back later...


    GENERAL RESOURCES

    Boston Children's Hospital "Think First Boston" National Injury prevention program info HERE and teen info HERE

    Click HERE for more info!

    CONTACT INFORMATION:

    For questions about programs, contact:

    Stephanie Porter, MSN, RN
    Phone: 857-218-4333
    Email: stephanie.porter@childrens.harvard.edu

    Heather Engholm, RN, BSN, MPH
    Phone: 857-218-4331
    Email: heather.engholm@childrens.harvard.edu

    For questions about payment and registration, contact:

    Judi Naar
    Phone: 617-355-8431
    Fax: 617-730-0591
    Email: judi.naar@childrens.harvard.edu