PICU Skillsheet

CARDIOVASCULAR
Care: Rheumatic Fever
                             
Care: Shock
                             
Care: Pacemaker
                             
Care: Cardioversion
                             
Care: Defibrillation
                             
Care: Heart Transplant
                             
Care: Tetralogy of Fallot
                             
Hemoglobin and Hematocrit
                             
Assessment: Pain
                             
Equip: Swan Ganz
                             
Basic Cardiac Patient
                             
Equip: UAC/UVC Specimens
                             
Equip: A-Line
                             
Advanced Cardiac Patient
                             
Care: Bacterial Endocartis
                             
Care: Cardiac Arrest
                             
Care: Cardiomyopathy
                             
Care: Congenital Heart Defects/Disease
                             
Care: Congestive Heart Failure
                             
Care: Myocarditis
                             
Care: Post Cardiac Cath
                             
Chest Tube Placement
                             
Hemodyna Monitoring/Non-Invasive
                             
Assess: Heart Sounds
                             
Perfusion
                             
Interpretation of Lab Results
                             
Hemodynamic Monitoring-Invasive
                             
ECMO
                             
ENDOCRINE
Interpretation of Lab Results
                             
Blood Glucose
                             
Thyroid Studies
                             
Care: Adrenal Disorders
                             
Care: Cushings Syndrome
                             
Care: Juvenile Diabetes
                             
Care: Pituitary Disorders
                             
Care: Thyroid Disorders
                             
Care: Diabetic Acidosis
                             
Medications
                             
Growth Hormone
                             
Insulin
                             
Thyroid
                             
GASTROINTESTINAL
Bowel Sounds
                             
Nutritional Support
                             
Interpret Lab Results - Serum Electrolytes
                             
Equip.: Feedings
                             
Equip.: Bottle
                             
Equip.: Breast
                             
Equip.: Central Hyperalimentation
                             
Equip.: Gavage
                             
Equip.: Peripheral Hyperalimentation
                             
Equip.: Gastrostomy/Button
                             
Equip.: I-Tubes
                             
Equip.: Jejunal Feeding
                             
Equip.: NG and Sump Tubes to Suction
                             
Equip.: Penrose Drains
                             
Equip.: Placement of Naso/Orogastric Tube
                             
Care: Anal Fissure
                             
Care: Cleft Lip/Palate
                             
Care: Colostomy
                             
Care: Diaphragmatic Hernia
                             
Care: Failure to Thrive
                             
Care: Gestroenteritis/Dehydration
                             
Care: GI Bleeding
                             
Care: Ileostomy
                             
Care: Intestinal Parasites
                             
Care: Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)
                             
Care: Pyloric Stenosis
                             
Care: Ulcerative Colitis
                             
GENITOURINARY
Urodynamic Monitoring
                             
Assessment - Fluid Balance
                             
Interpretation of Lab Results
                             
BUN and Creatinine
                             
Urinalysis
                             
Equip.: Assist with Suprapubic Tap
                             
Equip.: Catheter Insertion
                             
Equip.: Catheter Care
                             
Equip.: Collection of Urine Specimen
                             
Care: Circumcision
                             
Care: Glomerulamephritis
                             
Care: Hemodialysis
                             
Care: Hemolytic Uremic Syndrom (HUS)
                             
Care: Hypospadias
                             
Care: Ileal Conduit Ureteral
                             
Care: Infantile Polycystic Disease
                             
Care: Renal Transplant
                             
Care: Nephrotic Syndrome
                             
Care: Peritoneal Dialysis
                             
Care: Renal Failure
                             
Care: Urinary Tract Infection
                             
Care: Wilms Tumor
                             
Care: Reconstructive Surgery
                             
HEMATOLOGY
Care: Immunocompromised Patient
                             
Care: Stem Cell Transplant Patient
                             
Blood Products Administration and Exchange
                             
Interpretation of Lab Results
                             
Blood Chemistry
                             
Blood Counts
                             
Reverse Isolation
                             
Care: AIDS
                             
Care: Anemia
                             
Care: Bone Marrow Transplant
                             
Care: Commuicable Diseases
                             
Care: Cytomegalo Virus (CMV)
                             
Care: Depressed Immune System
                             
Care: Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
                             
Care: Hemophilia
                             
Care: Hepatitis
                             
Care: Hodgkin Disease
                             
Care: Infectious Mononucleosis
                             
Care: Kawasaki Disease
                             
Care: Leukemia
                             
Care: Lyme Disease
                             
Care: Soft Tissue Sarcoma
                             
Care: Sickle Cell Anemia
                             
Care: Spleen Trauma/Splenectomy
                             
Care: Solid Tumors
                             
Care: Chemotherapy
                             
Care: Ostogenic Sarcoma
                             
IV THERAPY
Maintaining IV Catheter Patency
                             
Sedation Level II
                             
Blood Sampling from Central Venous Catheter
                             
Emergency Drug Administration
                             
Removal: of a Non-Tunneled Catheter
                             
Repair: Tunneled Cathether
                             
Care: Central Line/Catheter/Dressing
                             
Venous Port Management
                             
Care: Groshong/Hickman
                             
Removal: PICC/Midline
                             
Assess/Care: Portacath
                             
Care: Quinton
                             
Care: Cutdown Line/Dressing
                             
Care: Peripheral Line/Dressing
                             
Intraosseous Needle Placement and Infusion
                             
Percutaneous Intravenous Catheterization
                             
Peripheral Arterial Lines
                             
MEDS
Calculation of Pediatric Doses
                             
Eye/Ear Installations
                             
Knowledge of Emergency Drugs
                             
Knowledge of routine Pediatric Drugs
                             
Metered Dose Inhaler
                             
NEUROLOGICAL
Assessment - Level of Consciousness
                             
Equipment and Procedures
                             
Provide: Developmentally Specific Care
                             
Assist with Lumbar Puncture
                             
ICP Monitoring
                             
Care: Battered Child Syndrome
                             
Care: Closed Head Trauma
                             
Care: Clubfoot
                             
Care: Encephalitis
                             
Identify/Care: Seizures/Epilepsy
                             
Care: Meningitis
                             
Care: Multiple Sclerosis
                             
Care: Multiple Trauma
                             
Care: Near Drowning
                             
Care: Neuromuscular Disease
                             
Care: Osteogenic Sarcoma
                             
Care: Osteomyelitis
                             
Care: Spinal Cord Injury
                             
Meds: Clonopin (Clonazapam)
                             
Care: Cystic Fibrosis
                             
Meds: Dilantin (Phenytoin)
                             
Meds: Phenobarbital
                             
Meds: Tegretol (Carbamazepine)
                             
Meds: Valium (Diazepam)
                             
Neurological Deficits/Neurosurgical
                             
ORTHOPEDICS
Casts
                             
Pinned Fractures
                             
Traction
                             
Crutchfield Tongs
                             
Osteomylitis
                             
Rheumatoid Arthritis
                             
Spinia Bifida
                             
PAIN
Assessment of Pain Level/Tolerance
                             
Care: Epidural/Anesthesia
                             
Care: IV Conscious Sedation
                             
Care: Narcotic/Analgesia
                             
RESPIRATORY
Endotracheal Intubation
                             
Rate and Work of Breathing
                             
Airway Management Devices/Suction
                             
Equip.: Nasal Airway/Sunctioning
                             
Equip.: Oral Airway/Suctioning
                             
Equip.: Tracheostomy/Suctioning
                             
Equip.: Apnea Monitor
                             
Equip.: Oxygen Administration
                             
Equip.: Face Mask
                             
Equip.: Isolette
                             
Equip.: Trach Collar
                             
Equip.: Ventilators/Mech Support
                             
Child Care: Asthma
                             
Child Care: Bronchiolitis (RSV)
                             
Child Care: Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD)
                             
Child Care: Cystic Fibrosis
                             
Child Care: Epiglottitis
                             
Child Care: LTB/Croup
                             
Child Care: Pertussis
                             
Child Care: Pneumonia/ (VAP Bundles)
                             
Rapid Sequence Induction Intubation
                             
Needle Aspiration of Pneumothorax
                             
Meds: Alupent (Meraproteranol)
                             
Meds: Aminophylline (Theophylline)
                             
Meds: Isuprel (Isoproterenol)
                             
Meds: Ventolin (Albuterol)
                             
Ventilator: Chemical Paralysis Procedures
                             
Ventilator: Sedation
                             
Assess: Lung Sounds
                             
Respiratory Distress Utilizing Mechanical Support
                             
Respiratory Compromise
                             
Obtain: Arterial Blood Gases
                             
SPECIFIC CONDITIONS
Liver Disease/Biopsy
                             
Left Assist Device
                             
Liver and/or Intestinal Transplant Recipient
                             
Kidney Transplant Recipient
                             
Heart and/or Lung Transplant Recipient
                             
Recovered Post Surgery Patient
                             
Sedation: Nitrous Oxide
                             
Sedation: Diprivan (Propofol)
                             
Normal Growth and Development
                             
Normal Labratory Values
                             
Recognize Signs of Abuse or Neglect
                             
Immunization Schedule
                             
Fever Management
                             
Isolation
                             
Care: Anorexia/Bulimia
                             
Care: Craniofacial Reconstruction
                             
Care: Depression
                             
ENT Surgery
                             
Eye Surgery
                             
Ingestion of Foreign Body
                             
Liver Transplant
                             
Plastic Surgery
                             
Suicidal Threats/Actions
                             
Terminal Illness
                             
SUPPLEMENTAL
Hemofiltration (CRRT, CVHD, CVVHD)
                             
Have you ever work on a Rapid Response Team?
                             
Have you ever work on a Code Team?
                             
Are you ENPC certified?
                             
Electrosurgical Cautery Units
                             
WOUND CARE
Ostomy
                             
Skin Assessment
                             
Surgical Wound Healing
                             
Care of Child with Burns
                             
Staged Decubitus Ulcers
                             
Sterile Dressing Changes
                             
Surgical Wounds with Drain(s)
                             
Traumatic Wound Care
                             
Wound Care/Irrigations
                             

 

SUPPLEMENTAL  
 

Preschooler (3-5 Years)

Toddler (1-3 Years)

School Age Children (5-12 Years)

Adolescents (12-18 Years)

Charge Experience (Years)

PICU (Years)

Pediatrics (Years)

Speak Fluent: Second Language

Newborn/Neonate (Birth-30 Days)

Yes No

Are you PEARS certified?

Yes No

Are you APHON certified?

Yes No

Are you BLS Certified?

Yes No

Are you PALS Certified?

Yes No

Are you Chemotherapy Certified?

Yes No

Are you Pediatric Certified?

Yes No

Do you have Charge Experience?

Yes No