Nurses work across many different practice areas where the evaluation of acute obstetric and gynecologic issues is necessary. This webinar is designed to provide information about the basic principles and best practices for treating pregnant capable people requiring urgent and emergent sexual and reproductive care.
This webinar was recorded on December 7, 2020.
Lisa Adams Wolf PhD, RN, CEN, FAEN, FAAN is the Director for Emergency Nursing Research at the Emergency Nurses Association. She is also an adjunct clinical assistant professor in the School of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and at Elms College. Her work focuses mainly on triage, the intersection of moral and clinical reasoning, and areas of practice overlap in the emergency care setting.
Monica R. McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN is a tenured associate professor in the Department of Family Health Care Nursing at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and is an affiliated scientist with Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health. Dr. McLemore’s research focuses on understanding reproductive health and justice. She is also a prolific writer and commentator on this subject.
Participants will articulate increased knowledge of evidence-based strategies for care across the reproductive spectrum including abortion care and best practices for transfer of care when appropriate.
Participants will discuss at least one nursing practice to improve the quality and efficiency of sexual reproductive nursing care, including post-abortion care, as a result of the webinar.
1.0 nursing contact hours (CNE available through 12/31/2023)
AWHONN Accreditation Statement
The Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Accredited status does not imply endorsement by AWHONN or the ANCC of any commercial products displayed or discussed in conjunction with an educational activity. AWHONN is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider # CEP580.