Continuing Medical Education

About Continuing Professional Education Programs At Children’s Hospital & Medical Center

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center is committed to meeting the ongoing educational, training, and professional needs of our healthcare providers on the latest advances in medicine, nursing, and patient care, and continue to offer the highest quality care.

We offer a wide variety of educational programs. Children’s hosts various conferences, including Grand Rounds, multi-day regional events on-site and off-site, and Just In Time training. Depending on the presenters and topics, these events are open to our local healthcare professionals and/or external audiences.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Children’s is accredited by the Nebraska Medical Association Commission on Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Throughout the year, we offer various courses and presentations to help physicians meet CME requirements and receive CME credits.

You can use the CME Tracker to view and register for upcoming presentations. Check upcoming courses:

If you are new to CME Tracker, start by learning how to set up your continuing education profile. This profile allows you to have a transcript in our system and receive certificates for continuing education.

Earn CME Credits & Watch CME Videos

  • Module 1: Nebraska Concussion Awareness Act

    Register To Earn CME Credit 

    • Please make note of the Activity Code before selecting CNE Credit. You will be asked to enter this code on the following screen.
    • System ID: 11012

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    Objective:
    1. Describe the Nebraska Concussion Awareness Act, including the four principal components: Education, Removal from Play, Clearance to Return to Play, and Return to Learn.

  • Module 2: Characteristics & Epidemiology

    Register To Earn CME Credit 

    • Please make note of the Activity Code before selecting CNE Credit. You will be asked to enter this code on the following screen.
    • System ID: 11013

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    Objective:
    1. Identify characteristics and epidemiology of concussion.

  • Module 3: Signs & Symptoms

    Register To Earn CME Credit 

    • Please make note of the Activity Code before selecting CNE Credit. You will be asked to enter this code on the following screen.
    • System ID: 11014

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    Objective:
    1. Describe physical and behavioral signs and symptoms of concussion.

  • Module 4: Assessment

    Register To Earn CME Credit 

    • Please make note of the Activity Code before selecting CNE Credit. You will be asked to enter this code on the following screen.
    • System ID: 11015

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    Objectives:
    1. Discuss the role of thorough assessment of patients with suspected concussion.
    2. Describe clinical, neurologic and cognitive assessments.
    3. Discuss available assessment tools.

  • Module 5: Management

    Register To Earn CME Credit 

    • Please make note of the Activity Code before selecting CNE Credit. You will be asked to enter this code on the following screen.
    • System ID: 11016

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    Objectives:
    1. Define the goal of concussion management.
    2. Identify acute and ongoing management priorities.
    3. Describe the Return to Activity continuum, which includes Return to Learn and Return to Play.

  • Module 6: Delayed Recovery

    Register To Earn CME Credit 

    • Please make note of the Activity Code before selecting CNE Credit. You will be asked to enter this code on the following screen.
    • System ID: 11017

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    Objectives:
    1. Describe the role of the multidisciplinary team in management of patients with delayed recovery from concussion.
    2. Identify predictors of and contributors to delayed recovery.
    3. Discuss treatment considerations for physical, cognitive, and emotional symptoms.

Just In Time CME

Just in Time CME was designed to provide a quick overview of clinically relevant hot topics for busy practitioners. Each presentation counts for a maximum of one half (0.5) AMA PRA Category I Credit™.

To earn CME credit, click on the link under the presentation title, watch the video on YouTube, and return to this page to complete the program evaluation. Videos will be reviewed annually and can be viewed multiple times; however, CME credit may only be earned for one viewing of each video. A CME transcript will be maintained for each user.

Please contact CME Coordinator Sara Olsen at CME@childrensomaha.org or 402-955-6070 with any questions, suggested topics, or requests for CME transcripts.

Subscribe to the Just in Time YouTube channel for email updates when new presentations are added.

Earn CME Credits & Watch Past Just In Time CME Videos

  • Diagnosis and Management of Neurofibromatosis Type 1 (NF1) for Primary Care

    Eric Rush, MD
    Clinical Geneticist
    University of Nebraska Medical Center
    Children’s Hospital & Medical Center

    Objectives:
    1. To describe the clinical diagnosis of NF1 and discuss situations where genetic testing is appropriate
    2. To promote high quality primary care for Children and Adolescents with NF1.
    3. To give providers the tools to confidently give anticipatory guidance to families affected by NF1

    Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.

    The videos above are supported by a grant from the Genetic Services Branch of the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA Grant H46MC24089).

    The site is part of a project that has been approved by the Institutional Review Board at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (IRB# 177-12-EX).

    Register To Earn CME Credit

  • Evaluation of a Newborn with Sickle Cell Trait

    James L. Harper, MD
    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Objectives:
    1. To inform you of the proper steps to obtain confirmatory data.
    2. To provide you with data regarding common genetic counseling issues arising from this diagnosis.
    3. To provide you with information intended to help you provide clinical guidance to the parents of this infant regarding this diagnosis.

    Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.

    Register To Earn CME Credit

  • Newborn with Sickle Cell Disease

    James L. Harper, MD
    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Objectives:
    1. To inform you of the proper steps to obtain confirmatory data.
    2. To provide you with data regarding common genetic counseling issues arising from this diagnosis.
    3. To provide you with information intended to help you provide clinical guidance to the parents of this infant regarding this diagnosis.

    Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.

    Register To Earn CME Credit

  • Newborn with Hemoglobin Barts

    James L. Harper, MD
    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Objectives:
    1. To inform you of the proper steps to obtain confirmatory data.
    2. To provide you with data regarding common genetic counseling issues arising from this diagnosis.
    3. To provide you with information intended to help you provide clinical guidance to the parents of this infant regarding this diagnosis.

    Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.

    Register To Earn CME Credit

  • Newborn with a Hemoglobin Variant

    James L. Harper, MD
    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Objectives:
    1. To inform you of the proper steps to obtain confirmatory data.
    2. To provide you with data regarding common genetic counseling issues arising from this diagnosis.
    3. To provide you with information intended to help you provide clinical guidance to the parents of this infant regarding this diagnosis.

    Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.

    Register To Earn CME Credit

 

 

 

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