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KIND Curriculum: Medical Complexity
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KIND: Medical Complexity

Time limit: 180 days

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The Kennedy Krieger Instruction in Neurodevelopmental Disorders (KIND) Medical Complexity Chapter explores the following topics. Registration for this course provides access for 180 days and includes full access to lectures, resources, infographics, interactives, and review materials.

Medical Complexity Chapter: Levels and Learner Groups 
Level Neurodevelopmental Topic Content Learner Group(s)
Level 1

1.1 Children with Medical Complexity

Allied professionals 

Medical Professionals 

Sub-Specialist Professionals

Level 2

2.1 Navigating Healthcare: Parent Perspective

2.2 Role of the School Nurse

 

Allied professionals 

Medical Professionals

Sub-Specialist Professionals

Level 3

3.1 Spasticity Management

3.2 Considerations in the Care of Children with Spinal Cord Injuries

3.3 Common Complications of Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)

Medical Professionals

Sub-Specialist Professionals

Level 4

4.1 Pressure Injuries in the Pediatric Patient

4.2 Pain Management

4.3 Tubes and Tube Feedings

4.4 Shunted Hydrocephalus

4.5 Caring for the Ventilator Dependent Child: From Hospital to Home

4.6 Intrathecal Baclofen Pumps

4.7 Pediatric Seating and Mobility

4.8 Anxiety Disorders in Children with Complex Medical Conditions

4.9 Depression in Children with Complex Medical Conditions

4.10 Neonatal and Pediatric Tracheostomy

Medical Professionals

Sub-Specialist Professionals

Level 5

5.1 Impact of Stress on Parents of Children with Medical Complexity

5.2 Augmentative and Alternative Communication Strategies and Technologies

5.3 Palliative Care for Children with Medical Complexity

Medical Professionals

Sub-Specialist Professionals