NRP: Neonatal Resuscitation Program Certification: CPR Associates, Inc. Chicago offers Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP Chicago) certification course. The course is a collaboration effort of the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).The program will cover basic skills and concepts of neonatal resuscitation especially around the first few hours after delivery. It includes concepts in thermal management, proper suctioning procedures, tactile stimulation, ventilation management, intubation, medication administration and other special resuscitation scenarios.
Students pass the online test administered through the AAP by logging on to www.aap.org, completing the part I of the program. Part II is skills testing offered by CPR Associates, Inc. Chicago by a NRP certified instructor.
NRP students must register at least 1 week prior to class. Only 8 students are allowed for this class.