Giving Careers Education
GENERAL: Preventing Traumatic Childhood Injuries
Dana Walraven addresses the new Texas Child Occupant laws, providing statistics and policies from Cook Children's to demonstrate our commitment to community training.

Learner Objectives:

  • Discuss the new Texas Child Occupant laws
  • Correlate CCMC statistics/trauma scenarios regarding treatment of injuries/deaths related to motor vehicle  collisions and child restraints to consequences of child restraint misuse
  • Describe deficits/gaps/flaws within our system related to child passenger safety in striving to fulfill Cook Children's Promise
  • Apply Cook Children's updated standards, policies, and/or responsibilities within the medical center and in the community to the role clinicians and staff have in educating families
  • Identify accredited community training and resource opportunities available to health professionals and families
Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Healthcare Professionals
Release Date: Tuesday, June 29, 2010
Retire Date: Saturday, June 29, 2013
Course Materials:
Dana Walraven
Injury Prevention Coordinator
Cook Children's, Fort Worth, Texas
Accreditation Statement:
CME Enduring Material
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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