COPD Exacerbations: Nursing Care with Mask-Free NIV
Jeanne Pettinichi presents "COPD Exacerbations: Nursing Care with Mask-Free NIV". In this course you'll learn about:
- Overview of recent literature and implications of high velocity nasal insufflation (HVNI) as a mask-free alternative to noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NiPPV).
- Describe the mechanisms of action and clinical efficacy of HVNI.
- Understand the nursing care applications of HVNI for the patient with acute exacerbation of COPD.
This course is AARC accredited for 1 CRCE under the Clinical Practice (CLP) category.
Jeanne has 34 years’ experience as a nurse including 20 years working in Pediatric Emergency Nursing. She has nearly 10 years’ experience as a Clinical Nurse Education Specialist at two Level I Trauma Centers, the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Hospital, and the Emergency Medicine & Trauma Center at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, DC. She obtained her BSN from Vanderbilt University and her MSN degree from Northern Kentucky University. Jeanne currently serves as the Clinical Nurse Educator for Vapotherm.