Posts Categorized: NICU

NICU Awareness Month 2020

While September was Neonatal Intensive Care Unit awareness month we continue to recognize the families experiencing a stay in the NICU and the health professionals who care for them. Every year, approximately 10 percent of babies born in the United States are admitted to a NICU. There, babies receive around-the-clock care from a team of… Read more »

Advancing Excellence in Infant Care Scholarship

ERI is pleased to announce that Dr. Brown’s Medical is generously providing funding for the Advancing Excellence in Infant Care Scholarship. There will be two scholarships awarded. Each award covers free tuition to an ERI live webinar to help the recipient further his/her potential to significantly contribute to therapy practice in the NICU, PICU, and/or… Read more »

Attention NICU Therapists: Registration Open for “Treating Infants and Families in the NICU and Beyond” – a LIVE Webinar with Roberta Gatlin PT, DSc, PCS

Therapists working the NICU will not want to miss this engaging webinar that provides participants tools and strategies to prepare the NICU patient and family for discharge and transition home. Join Board Certified Pediatric Specialist Roberta “Bertie” Gatlin, PT, DSc, PCS and learn to evaluate, identify, and optimize services and care for NICU graduates as… Read more »

Attention Therapists Working in the NICU, Register For “Tools and Strategies for Developmental Care of Special Populations in the NICU” – ERI’s New Live Webinar

Therapists working in the NICU will not want to miss the new LIVE webinar “Tools and Strategies for Developmental Care of Special Populations in the NICU”. This exceptional, problem-based course is taught by Lisa Kleinz, MA, SLP/L who has worked in level 3 NICUs for over 20 years and served as a Developmental Care Specialist… Read more »

Join Holly Schifsky for ERI’s NEW Live Webinar “Baby Beats and Breaths: Therapeutic Interventions for the Premature Infant with Cardiopulmonary Compromise”

Are you a pediatric therapist who always wanted to learn from ERI’s esteemed faculty member Holly Schifsky, OTR/L, CNT, NTMTC, CBIS? Now you can! ERI and Holly Schifsky are bringing the highly acclaimed continuing education course “Baby Beats and Breaths: Therapeutic Interventions for the Premature Infant with Cardiopulmonary Compromise” directly to you in a new LIVE webinar…. Read more »