Transport of High Risk Neonates


 “Safe transport, does it exist ?”

 Safe staff equipment

 “The art of teaching neonatal transport”

 “Insurance issues  (staff and patients) and legislation”

Variability between countries and within local differentiations

 Certification of training (who, how, when)

 Communication between professionals and parents

 Interpersonal skills development

 Patient centered ethics

 Empathy of the mentor: specific curricula – mentor, fellows, trainees

 How to acquire transport skills

 Practical skills - procedural skills 

 Working in ambulance or aircrafts

 Advantages and limitations of simulation

“Ventilatory options: pros and cons”

 Quality and limits of monitoring 

 Data base acquisition -

 Pediatric hospitals and specific issues