Neonatology ICU #1
This video is designed for neonatal resuscitation teams caring for a newborn delivered of a COVID-19+ mother, who DO NOT have access or are not using an adjacent resuscitation room attached to the birthing room OR.
- Safely Don and Doff the appropriate PPE for airborne precautions in the OR
- Successful neonatal resuscitation, with attention to purposeful HR allocation and equipment needs
- Explore the logistics of transferring a clean isolette and neonate into the NICU.
Case author: Sarah L. Lawrence, MD (Site Chief, NICU, TOH, General Campus; Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa)
Actors: Elissa Renaud, RN (Neonatology); Claudia Lafleche, RRT; Caroline Lacroix, RN (Neonatology); Nadya Ben Fadel, MD (Neonatologist)
Special thanks to: Mireille Nemer, RN (Nurse Educator, Neonatology); Emily Reuvers, RN (Clinical Care Leader, Neonatology); Rena Fulton, RRT (Registered Respiratory Therapist); Janet Brintnell (Clinical Manager, Neonatology)
Directed by: Glenn Posner, MD (Medical Director, The Ottawa Hospital Simulation Patient Safety Program) and Kaitlin Endres (uOttawa medical student)
Edited by: Glenn Posner, MD (Medical Director, The Ottawa Hospital Simulation Patient Safety Program)