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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the practice of airway clearance of the term newborn at birth.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Outline potential hazards of suctioning newborns and recommendations for airway clearance in term newborns at birth.
  2. List observations made during a study of suctioning practices for term newborns at birth.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: MCN1118A
Published: Nov/Dec 2018
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 15/19 (78%)
Authors: Ellise D. Adams, PhD, CNM; Pamela V. O'Neal, PhD, RN; Linda A. Hanson, BSN, RN; Casey Norris, DNP, MSN, RN, PCNS-BC; Angela Ayers, MSN, RN; Brandi Harbin, MSN, RN, FNP-C
Categories: Neonatal
Specialties: Maternal-Child, Neonatal