Giraffe: Maintaining a Neutral Thermal Environment
This class is for health-care professionals who care for pre-term and sick infants. Review of homeostatic mechanisms for temperature regulation in infants and the role of a humidified incubator in providing a thermo-neutral environment will be discussed. How to promote optimal developmental care for these infants will be emphasized. There will also be an opportunity for hands-on orientation with an Omnibed to help staff familiarize themselves with the Omnibed’s functions, features and assembly.
C.E. contact hours
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 26, for 4.2 contact hours.
Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.
Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents dated for the date of the class, and mail to:
Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820
Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form.
UC Davis employees
$25 registration deposit. Registration deposit is returned upon completion of class. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive deposit refund.
$42 registration fee. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive a full refund. A $25 service fee will be charged after this date.
Persons with disabilities
Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.
Parking is available in parking lots 4, 12 and 17 with a UC Davis parking permit. A daily permit is available for purchase for $6 from the kiosks in lots 14 (2nd Ave. & 45th St.) and 18 (49th St. & V St.).
Elizabeth Radsliff, M.S.N., P.N.P.-BC
Pediatric Nurse Educator