School Nurse Care of Students with Special Health Care Needs Skills Refresher - June 14, 2023

Target Audience

School nurses

Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, the learner or the healthcare team should be able to:

  • Perform basic tracheostomy care, gastrostomy care, clean intermittent catheterization, and PICC line care. 
  • Manage an emergency related to a tracheostomy or gastrostomy
  • Identify routine care for the above procedures and be able to identify situations that would require non-routine care. 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 ANCC
  • 2.00 Participation
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

In support of improving patient care, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation C​​​​​​​ouncil for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Contact Hours: 2.0

Available Credit

  • 2.00 ANCC
  • 2.00 Participation
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