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NICU Heroes Podcast

The podcast for NICU Professionals.

The NICU Heroes podcast is produced exclusively for NICU professionals. NICU Heroes is dedicated to helping NICU professionals, like you, better understand, support and nurture the entire NICU family. Topics include:

  • Communicating with parents during stressful times
  • Avoiding burnout in the NICU
  • Supporting dads in the NICU
  • Psychosocial support of NICU families
  • Developmental diapering
  • Grief and loss
  • And more

Each episode allows opportunity to earn one hour of continuing education credits, unless otherwise noted. It is the sole responsibility of the individual to verify if this credit is valid and eligible for use in your State and/or for your discipline for licensure or certification renewal.

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Episode 31: Will This Baby Thrive Outside the NICU?

Episode 31: Will This Baby Thrive Outside the NICU?

Guest: Dr. Kristine Tolentino-Plata, Senior Child Development Specialist In this episode: Describe the purpose of the Bayley developmental assessment and at what age(s) it is typically performed after discharge from the NICU. List three ways a NICU follow-up clinic...

Episode 30: All the Time You Need: Helping Grieving Patients

Episode 30: All the Time You Need: Helping Grieving Patients

Guest: JS Park, Author, ChaplainIn this episode: Explain how a hospital chaplain's role differs from a pastor or worship leader. List three ways a patient may react to grief or difficult news from a medical professional. Name three things a NICU professional can do to...

Episode 29: Perinatal Mental Health: How to Start the Conversation

Episode 29: Perinatal Mental Health: How to Start the Conversation

Guest: Dr. Stephanie Waggel, MD, MS, PMH-C,Psychiatrist, Medical Director Improve Life PLLCIn this episode: List two things that make a patient susceptible to PMADS (perinatal mood and anxiety disorders). Describe two treatment options for PMADS. Explain what makes...

Episode 27: Preeclampsia: What You May Not Know

Episode 27: Preeclampsia: What You May Not Know

Guest: David Berry, M.D., Maternal Fetal Medicine In this episode: Name three signs of preeclampsia Explain what "new sire" syndrome means in relation to preeclampsia List two common clinical signs/symptoms of a baby in the NICU if his/her mom had preeclampsia About...

Previous NICU Heroes Podcast Episodes

Previous NICU Heroes Podcast Episodes

Find previous episodes of the NICU Heroes Podcast here! Episode 26: Preventing Burnout in NICU Professionals | Claim CEU Episode 25: Somatic Trauma Therapy | Claim CEU Episode 24: Retinopathy of Prematurity: Causes, Treatments, & Research | Claim CEU Episode 23:...

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