The purpose of the Pediatric Tracheostomy Emergency Management educational module is to enhance the emergency care of pediatric patients who present with complications related to a tracheostomy. It will discuss a number of topics including appropriate:

  • Assessment and Recognition
  • Management
  • Prevention of and troubleshooting Complications

It is our hope that healthcare professionals will utilize these materials to further enhance the care of children in their own settings.

This course has been approved for 0.25  continuing education hours. 
Continuing education hours have been approved by the Illinois Department of Public Health Division of Emergency Medical Services and Highway Safety. 
Course Expiration: September 14, 2024