Pediatric Emergency Department Skills Checklist

Please mark your level of experience
1.  No theory and/or experience
2.  Limited experience/need supervision and/or support
3.  Experienced/minimal support needed to perform
4.  Proficient/can perform independently
WORK SETTINGS
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General Emergency Department-Combined Adult/Pedi
Level I Trauma Center
Level II Trauma Center
Non Trauma Emergency Department
Pediatric Emergency Department
CARDIOVASCULAR
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Cardiac Anomalies
CHF/Pulmonary Edema
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardioversion
Heart Sounds
PULMONARY
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Reactive Airway Disease
Croup
Pneumonia
Epiglottitis
Aspiration
Airway Obstruction
Hemo/Pneumothorax
Chest Tube Placement/Management
ABG Interpretation
NEUROLOGICAL
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Meningitis/Encephalitis
Seizures-Febrile/Epileptic
Lumbar Puncture
Migraine
ORTHOPEDIC
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Fractures/Casting
Open/Complex Fractures
Nursemaid's Elbow
Apply/Manage Splints
Circulation Checks
Crutch Walking
Car Seat Instruction for Casted Patient
GASTROINTESTINAL
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Abdominal Trauma/Peritoneal Lavage
Abdominal Pain
Constipation
GI Bleeding
Hepatitis/Liver Failure
Poison Ingestion
ENDOCRINE/METABOLIC
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Hypoglycemia
Hyperglycemia
DKA
GENITOURINARY
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Acute Renal Failure
UTI/Pyelonephritis
Renal Trauma
Testicular Torsion
OB/GYN
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Menstrual Pain
Ovarian Cyst
Ectopic Pregnancy
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease/STD
Sexual Assault
Reporting Acts of Violence
EENT
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Foreign Body - Eye
Foreign Body - Ear
Foreign Body - Nose
Epistaxis
TRAUMA
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Glasgow Coma/Pediatric Trauma Scale
Trauma Code
Trauma Team Member
Brain Injury
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Precautions
Facial/Dental Trauma
Penetrating Trauma
Blunt Trauma
Traumatic Amputation
Hypovolemic Shock
Neurogenic Shock
Anaphylactic Shock
Septic Shock
Burns - 2nd Degree
Burns - 3rd Degree
INFECTIOUS DISEASE/IMMUNOSUPPRESSION
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Contagious/Infectious Patients
Isolation
Reporting Communicable Disease
Neutropenia/Reverse Isolation
PSYCHIATRIC
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Drug /ETOH Overdose/Withdrawal
Psychiatric Hold
Suicidal Patient
MEDICATIONS
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Pediatric Dosage Calculations
Anti-Arrhythmics
Anticoagulants (IV, Oral & Injection)
Anti-Hypertensives
Anti-Psychotics
Anti-Seizure Medications
Benzodiazepines
Continuous IV Paralytics
Continuous IV Sedation
Procedural Sedation - Administration
Ketamine
Emergency Medications
Inhaled Medications
Insulin
IV Vasopressors
Narcotics/Opioid Analgesics (IV, Oral & Injection)
Reversal Agents
Steroids (IV, Oral & Inhaled)
Automated Medication Dispensing (i.e. Pyxis, Omnicell)
PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
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Recognizing/Reporting Abuse
Triage
Ambulance/Paramedic Radio
Charge Experience
EMTALA
National Patient Safety Goals/Core Measures
Fall Risk Assessment/Prevention
Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment/Prevention
Restraints/Use of Least Restrictive Device
Patient Family Teaching
Car Seat Specific Standards/Teaching
Age/Developmentally Specific/Population Based Care
Pain Assessment and Management - Verbal/Non-Verbal
Interpretation and Communication of Lab Values
COMPUTERIZED CHARTING
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Epic
Cerner
Eclipsys
McKesson
Meditech
Other Computerized System
Computerized Physician Order Entry
Bar Coding for Medication Administration
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EMR Conversion
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