NRP Course (Skills Check) - May 22, 2012
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) 6th Edition
NRP Course (Skills Check)
The Neonatal Resuscitation Program™ is an educational program that introduces the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation.
A. A comprehensive instructional textbook, which includes an interactive, multi-media DVD-ROM, forms the basic educational component of this program and is available for purchase from the AAP Online Bookstore. For detailed information on ordering NRP materials, please visit www.AAP.org/NRP
Books are also available to be loaned through the NICU Education Dept.
Call 602-546-1452 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
B. The NRP Online Examination, 6th Edition examination
--Assesses knowledge of the causes, prevention, and management of mild to severe neonatal asphyxia. Completion of this activity does not imply that an individual has the competence to perform neonatal resuscitation.
NRP Testing Material
The NRP test covers the material in Lessons 1 through 9 of the Textbook of Neonatal Resuscitation, 6th Edition. For many institutions you must pass ALL 9 Lessons.
***Be sure to take the lessons in order***
If you complete lesson 9 before lessons 5-8, the exam will pass you and you will no longer be able to take these lessons. The site to take the online exam is: http://www2.aap.org/nrp/default.html and there will be a charge of $23.50.
C. To obtain an NRP Provider Card:
--An individual must successfully complete the NRP Online Examination, 6th Edition and,
--Successfully participate in skills and simulation review and testing under the guidance of an NRP Instructor.