CCHD Screening What Parents Need to Know
This Provider’s Guide to What Parents Need to Know about Critical Congenital Heart Disease provides information about CCHD written in language that can be easily understood by parents. It explains the importance of CCHD screening and what the results say about their baby’s risk of having CCHD. It reviews the primary care provider’s role in follow-up testing, information about critical heart defects and transport to a specialty facility when necessary.
Complimentary thanks to support from the Virginia Department of Health.
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
- Communicate to parents the importance of CCHD screening and what the results say about their baby’s risk of having CCHD.
- Understand the primary care provider’s role in follow-up testing, information about critical heart defects and transport to a specialty facility when necessary.
Learning Method and Medium:
Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again if a question is answered incorrectly. The course will open in a new tab – to exit the course, simply close that tab.
This publication and website is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $12,287,553. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.
Purchase grants one learner one year’s access to lessons and quizzes (access expires 365 days from date of course activation.)
Estimated time to complete: 1 hour
Credit/contact hours: 1 hour
Expiration Date: October 16, 2020
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