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NOTE: This course provides less than 1 hour of continuing education credit and will not be accepted in states that require CE courses to provide a minimum of 1 hour of continuing education in a single learning session (e.g., Florida). For information on current CE requirements in your state, consult your state's licensure board for nurses.


This program is the first in a series of three focusing on age-specific care. This series covers cultural and communications considerations that apply across many age ranges. This program evaluates the age-specific considerations for neonates and infants up to 1-year of age.

To complete this activity, you must do the following:

  • Read the Overview and Course Objectives.
  • Study the Terminology.
  • Study the Content.
  • Complete the Post Test with a passing score of 80% or more.

    This workbook covers cultural and communications considerations that area applicable to all age ranges, and also evaluates age specific care considerations for neonates and infants up to 1 year of age. The material is organized around the following categories:

  • Introduction
  • Culture
  • Language
  • Neonates: Birth to 28 days
  • Younger Infants: 4 weeks to 6 months
  • Older Infants: 6 months to 1 year
  • Conclusion

    The purpose of this program is to provide nurses and other healthcare professionals with valuable information and guidance about the age-specific care of neonates and infants up to the age of 1 year.

    After completing this course, the learner should be able to:

  • Describe the importance of age-specific care for neonates and infants
  • Explain cultural and language differences that exist among patient populations
  • Describe age-specific care, nursing considerations and safety measures for neonates (birth to 28 days), younger infants (4 weeks to 6 months) and older infants (6 months to 1 year)

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    Age-Specific Care: Neonates and Infants Online course
    • Course ID:
      244851
    • Duration:
      n/a
    • Price:
      $50