Please note this workshop is offered on-site only
Clock Hours: 6 CEU’s: .6 Contact Hours: 6.6
This workshop is designed to meet the continuing education requirements for the MN Board of Nursing. It is the responsibility of the nurse to determine whether these activities
Description: This workshop will provide obstetrical staff with the skills necessary for feel more comfortable in the labor room. Criteria for eval-uating fetal status as well as uterine activity will be reviewed.
Objectives: Upon completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:
-List key components of an admission assessment of the laboring women
-Describe factors that regulate the fetal heart rate
-Describe benefits and limitations of each type of fetal and uterine monitoring
-List two physiologic goals and their interventions designated to improve fetal heat rate tracing
-Describe normal uterine activity and factors affecting
-List three types of baseline fetal heart rates, causes, and interventions for each
-Analyze FHR patterns and their implications for fetal well-being
-Describe documentation guidelines for fetal heart monitoring
-Review fetal monitoring strips
Who Should Attend: RN’s working in labor and delivery.
Presenter: Meredith Halgerson, RN, Clinical Nurse Educator, Avera Sioux Falls
Medi-Sota Members: $30
Non-Medi-Sota Members: $90
Cancellations must be made no later than 15 business days prior to the course. The full course fee will be charged if cancellation is made in less than 15 business days. Full refunds will be given for all classes cancelled by Medi-Sota. Registration is transferable to another person.