Episodes: NICU Heroes Podcast

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

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...

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

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...

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...