Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children is here for you and our community. Our Outreach Education Department's goal is to keep our community safe by establishing a partnership with rural clinics and hospitals that improves upon education and communication, all with the best possible patient outcome in mind.
Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children in located in Denver, CO. Our outreach program travels to the surrounding states.
Pediatric, Newborn, OB/Postpartum Hot Topics
These classes can be tailored to your team's specific educational needs. Please contact our Outreach Education Department to have an individualized curriculum built for you. Topics include but are not limited to: back to basics, assessment techniques, how to take care of the pediatric patient, IV therapy, disease processes, complications and crises, emergency care, resuscitation, and documentation. Simulation scenarios are available for most Hot Topics- Up to 7.25 CE hours available.
The STABLE program is designed to serve as a general guideline for the stabilization, and if needed, transportation of neonates post-delivery. The program uses the mnemonic to focus on Sugar, Temperature, Airway, Blood pressure, Lab work and Emotional support. This is a full-day course certification course.- 7.25 CE hours available.
Basic Electronic Fetal Monitoring: A half-day class on fetal monitoring in the hospital setting. This class includes the history of fetal monitoring, identifying various FHR patterns and the interventions required when there are deviations from the norm. This class can be combined with Hot Topics lectures to create a full day class. 4.25-7.25 CE hours available.
AWHONN Intermediate Fetal Heart Monitoring
A two-day certification focusing on the application of essential fetal heart monitoring knowledge and skills in intrapartum nursing practice. It promotes integration of knowledge and skills essential to nursing assessment, promotion and evaluation of fetal well-being during labor. This class is designed for registered nurses with a minimum of six months of clinical nursing experience using fetal heart rate technology and prior completion of a basic fetal monitoring class.- 15.25 CE hours available.
This STABLE program has been condensed for physicians/mid-level providers. It reviews Sugar, Tempera-ture, Airway, Blood pressure, Lab work and Emotional support concepts, as well as a skills lab session including: intubation practice, umbilical line placement, needle decompression for pneumothorax, and chest tube placement. This class is not for STABLE Certification.
MD Lunch and Learn
This class can be tailored to your facility's specific educational needs. Physicians and advanced practice practitioners meet over lunch to discuss a topic of your interest. This can be incorporated in the DOC STABLE Class. Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children / Presbyterian St. Luke's has more than 300 specialists for our Mom's, Babies and Children. Many of our subspecialists offer CME lectures. Additional CME Offerings can be found on HealthONEUniversity.com
Be Our Guest
Healthcare providers are also welcome to come learn from our specialists. Guest healthcare providers have the opportunity to have hands on learning experiences in our High Risk OB unit, NICU, Pediatric ICU, and Pediatric Medical/Surgical Unit.
These classes are a sample of the available education offered by our Outreach Education Team. Contact the Outreach Clinical Education Specialist to customize the educational opportunity you are seeking for your staff.
The Neonatal Resuscitation Program® (NRP®) course conveys an evidence-based approach to care of the newborn at birth and facilitates effective team-based care for healthcare professionals who care for newborns at the time of delivery. NRP utilizes a blended learning approach, which includes online testing, online case-based simulations, and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication, and teamwork skills.
For more information and to register, please contact:
Rebecca Peterson, BSN, RN, CPN
Outreach Education Specialist
Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children at Presbyterian/ St. Lukes Medical Center
2001 N. High Street, Denver CO 80205
Consultations and Emergency Transport
Maternal/Fetal: 1.800.537.6569 AirLife Denver's High Risk Obstetrical (HROB) Flight Team transports more than 600 high-risk pregnant women to our facility annually. The HROB Flight Team is staffed by a high-risk obstetrical flight nurse and a primary flight nurse, providing the highest level of care to the obstetric patient requiring transport to our tertiary care center.
Neonatal: 1.800.788.5875 AirLife Denver's Neonatal Transport Flight Team transports more than 300 high risk newborns to our facility annually. The Neonatal Transport Flight Team is staffed by Neonatal Nurse Practitioners and specially trained NICU nurses and respiratory therapists, providing the highest level of expertise in the region while transporting sick neonates to our Level IV Intensive Care Unit in a timely fashion.
Pediatric: 1.800.795.7337 Patients transported by AirLife to RMHC's Pediatric Intensive Care Unit or Pediatric Medical Surgical Floor are cared for by two specially trained flight nurses during transport.
Multi-Disciplinary Outpatient Navigators: 720.754.RMHC (7642) P/SL and RMHC offer a full spectrum of care for mothers as well as their infants and children. Maternal/Fetal and Pediatric Navigators facilitate collaborative care in our facility, including high risk prenatal/perinatal genetic counseling.
About Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children
- 167 Beds
- Only facility in the region with High Risk OB and NICU in same facility
- Labor and Delivery: 26 beds
- Board Certified OB/GYNs on site 24/7
- Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU): 84 beds
- Level IV NICU Board-Certified Neonatologists
- Eight Specialized Pediatric Operating Rooms and two on site 24/ Endoscopy Suites
- Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU): 20 beds
- Largest minimally invasive surgery program in the region
- Board Certified Pediatric Intensivists on site 24/7
- Board-certified pediatric anesthesiologists
- Pediatric Medical/Surgical: 53 Beds
- Board Certified Pediatric Hospitalists on site 24/7
- Pediatric Emergency Department: 10 Beds
- Board Certified Pediatric Emergency Physicians on site 24/7
- System wide 60,000 Pediatric ED visits annually
- Ronald McDonald House
- 1.5 blocks away from Hospital
- 2 Family Resource Rooms in Hospital