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AWHONN Intermediate Fetal Monitoring

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
UIC APC
Location
Edward Hospital 801 S Washington Street Naperville, IL 60540
Date
Mar 9, 2023   8:00 am - 4:30 pm  
Cost
$50 does not include student materials ($135)
Registration
Registration
Contact
Tina Stupek
E-Mail
Perinatalcenter@uic.edu
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The Intermediate Fetal Monitoring Course is a one-day Instructor-led course following online learning prerequisites focusing on the application of essential fetal heart monitoring knowledge and skills used in intrapartum clinical practice. The course consists of didactic and skill station content.  11.25 CE

The online and Instructor-led lectures provide analysis of case scenarios requiring synthesis of key principles pertinent to the following:

  • The physiologic basis of fetal heart monitoring
  • Tracing interpretation
  • Clinical interventions
  • Verbal and written communication skills

The skill stations focus on demonstration, practice, and testing of skills pertaining to the following:

  • Performing Leopold maneuvers
  • Placement of a fetal spiral electrode and intrauterine pressure catheter
  • Interpretations of tracings
  • Identification of indicated clinical interventions

It will be the resposibility of the individual participant to purchase their own Student Materials which is required for the online and in-person learning. 

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