UIC Perinatal Center Courses and Conferences
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This 1-day instructor-led course supports application of advanced fetal heart monitoring knowledge and decision making into intrapartum clinical practice.
This One-day course provides the RN with the skills to assess and document fetal status and to be knowledgeable of the nursing interventions appropriate for the fetal status. FHR patterns are discussed in both the antepartum and intrapartum setting. Documentation issues and methods of antepartum testing will be included. Cost is $15
Intended Audience: The Novice nurse working in Newborn nursery, L&D or Postpartum who have contact with newborns and who will be assessing and evaluating newborns who are required to be able to do a complete newborn assessment.
Purpose: To enable hospital staff to understand the role of ethics when caring for patients making an adoption plan for their newborn, and how to handle unique circumstances surrounding labor, delivery, and placement. Objectives: 1. Recognize how personal and societal values affect ethical decisions and patient care 2. Examine Code of Ethics key values that are par
Purpose: To provide education regarding the Illinois Abandoned Newborn Infant Protection Act (Illinois’ Safe Haven Law) Objectives: 1. Define a legal relinquishment under the Safe Haven Law 2. List the four parts of the information packet that must be offered to the relinquishing person 3. Describe the responsibilities of hospital staff following a Safe Haven rel
This is an advanced course to assist the nurse eligible for certification by the NCC to prepare and sit for the computer-based Maternal Newborn or Inpatient Obstetrics Examination. This is a hybrid offering of in person and virtual. Do not use internet explorer when registering
Purpose: To connect hospital social workers and nurses with community resources that support the emotional, physical and social well-being of mothers and their babies. Objectives: 1. Recognize the need for supportive services for moms and babies 2. Explain tools that can be used for needs assessments 3. Identify local resources in key service areas 4. Assist pati
The two-day workshop (18 contact hours and 15.25 CMEs) is offered in a standardized format that can be used as a competency assessment to validate the knowledge and skills of experienced nurses. Participants analyze case scenarios using key physiologic principles
This One-day course provides the RN with the skills to assess and document fetal status and to be knowledgeable of the nursing interventions appropriate for the fetal status. FHR patterns are discussed in both the antepartum and intrapartum setting. Documentation issues and methods of antepartum testing will be included.