About the Author

This online enduring course was developed from the contributions of two Content Specialists: Sandra Keefe, RN, MSN and Valerie Aarne Grossman, RN, BSN, MA. Both Valerie and Sandra have extensive personal and professional experience working with families of disabled children.

Sandra Keefe, RN, MSN was the initial Content Specialist and is currently the Healthcare Manager & Associate Director at Via West, formerly Camp Costanoan which has provided services to individuals with disabilities for more than 60 years.

Valerie Aarne Grossman, RN, BSN, MA is the current Content Specialist. Valerie is a renowned author and clinical expert in Telephone Triage, Emergency Nursing Care and Diagnostic Imaging. She is a member of the International Advisory Board for Elsevier's Nurse Education Today Journal.