Fernandez Hospital in association with IAP NNF NRP successfully organized a one day Basic Neonatal Resuscitation Programme (NRP) Workshop on 16th May 2018 at LJF Block, Bogulkunta, Hyderabad.
The workshop was conducted by Dr Ajoy Kumar as the Lead Instructor and Dr Himabindu Singh, Dr Srisailam and Dr Rajeev Santhosh P. as Instructors. The session started with a short introduction about the need for the NRP programme. The participants had a pretest written evaluation session following which they were taught the basic NRP Algorithm. The participants were then divided into subgroups and underwent a performance evaluation.
All the participants were demonstrated the steps of resuscitation starting from preparation for birth till prolonged ventilation for a baby with slow heart rate. They were given different scenarios and received hands-on training in each step of the performance evaluation. Each participant underwent the mega code and were made to do all the steps in the resuscitation algorithm.
The students were taught the importance of First Golden Minute of Neonatal Resuscitation and the importance of Basic Neonatal Resuscitation. A total of 25 participants were certified at the end of the training programme which ended with a vote of thanks by Dr Nagsen.