Fetal Health Surveillance Refresher Course FHSL Refresher*

Schedule

Start 15 September, 2020, 9 AM

End 12 PM

Location

1200 Main Street W

Hamilton

Ontario

Canada

McMaster University Medical Centre, HSC 4H26C

Contact Info

McMaster University, CHSE

Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 22671

E-Mail: cmereg@mcmaster.ca

Website


The Program: The Fetal Health Surveillance Education Program consists of an online and in-person component. Learners are required to 1) review the online self-learning fetal health surveillance manual (UBC CPD e-learning site), 2) complete an online examination (UBC CPD e-learning site) and 3) attend an in person workshop.

 

Pre-requisite: Fetal Health Surveillance in Labour course completed with 2 years

 

Target Audience: The education program is designed for nurses, physicians and midwives with sufficient experience supporting a strong foundation of knowledge and skills in intrapartum fetal heart rate surveillance. A minimum of 1 year experience is suggested.
 
This education program is not appropriate for the inexperienced practitioner. 

Objectives:

  • Describe various methods of intrapartum fetal assessment with emphasis on intermittent auscultation and electronic fetal surveillance.
  • Explain maternal-fetal physiology and pathophysiology
  • Discuss the clinical management of FHR interpretation.
  • Identify strategies to mitigate risks through improved interdisciplinary communication, collaboration and management.

Registration Fee: $150





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Dates available to register for:

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