Safe Sleep: Implementing New Recommendations

On December 4, 2013 ECELS and Cribs for Kids presented an audioconference on the latest safe sleep recommendations. This audioconference is designed for caregivers/teachers serving infants, child care health consultants, child care health advocates, supervisory staff, Infant-Toddler Specialists and STARS TA Consultants. PA Keys professional development credit and Act 48  will be available for this audioconference. Click here to listen to the recorded version. 

Participants will learn how to:

1. Describe the relationship between the rate of infant deaths and child care.
2. Explain Caring for Our Children, 3rd Ed. Standards related to safe sleep in child care.
3. Implement a safe sleep policy to reduce the risk of sleep-related death risks for infants.
4. Identify resources to learn more about safe sleep measures.

Presenters include Eileen Carlins, MSW, LSW, DIrector of Support and Education, Cribs for Kids and Beth DelConte, MD, ECELS Pediatric Advisor.