Practice Resources

The mission of the Society of Pediatric Nurses is to advance the specialty of pediatric nursing through excellence in education, research and practice. The following resources are designed to assist in establishing best practices and standards of care within the pediatric patient population.

Journal of Pediatric Nursing

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SPN welcomes research proposals involving its members that will facilitate the health and welfare of pediatric patients, their families, and the pediatric nurses who care for them. Apply Now.

Position Statements
Date File
2017-05-25 The Role of Pediatric Nurses in the Promotion and Protection of Human Milk and Breastfeeding Details
2017-05-08 Child Welfare Details
2017-05-08 Overweight Children and Adolescents Details
2017-02-22 Tobacco Exposure in Children, Adolescents and Families Details
2017-01-24 SPN Position Statement Temperature Measurement Details
2016-12-05 Management of Concussion in the Pediatric and Adolescent Patient Details
2016-12-02 Transition of Pediatric Patients into Adult Care Details
2015-10-06 Safe Staffing for Pediatric Patients Details
2015-03-04 Early School Start Times Details
2014-08-06 Pediatric Bill of Rights Details
2014-07-08 Early Childhood Development Details
2014-05-07 Immunizations Details
2014-05-07 Disaster Management for Children and Families Details
2014-05-07 Weighing Pediatric Patients In Kilograms Details
2014-05-07 Child Health Content in the Undergraduate Curriculum Details