Summarize management strategies for some common maternal morbidity issues during pregnancy, labor and delivery, and the postpartum period.
Explain collaborative approaches to address maternal morbidity and mortality in emergency departments.
When Cardiovascular Disease Shows Up on Your Unit - Unannounced!
Julie Vasher, DNP, RNC-OB, CNS, C-EFM, C-ONQS, Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital
Improving Perinatal Outcomes Using a Nurse-Driven Protocol with Oral Nifedipine for First-Line Treatment of Severe Hypertension
Raquel Kelly Walker, DNP, RNC-MNN, RN-BC, Roper St. Francis Healthcare
Bridget Holder, MSN, RNC-MNN, C-ONQS, Summerville Medical Center
Virginia Ginger Ballentine, MSN, RN-BC, C-OB, C-ONQS, Roper St. Francis Healthcare
Implementation of a Postpartum Preeclampsia Follow-up Program to Improve Care Coordination
Adriane Burgess, PhD, RNC-OB, CCE, CNE, C-ONQS, WellSpan Health
Obstetrics in the Emergency Department (ED) - How Rural EDs Will Play a Role in Reducing Maternal Mortality and Morbidity
Jill Henkle, RNC-OB, University of Iowa IMQCC
Kristal Graves, DNP, MSN, RN, Waverly Health Center
e-Poster: RN Driven Triage of Obstetric Patients
Kelley Lee, MSN, WHNP-BC, RNC-OB, C-EFM, CLNC, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
Jeanene Johnson, MPH, BSN, RN, CPHQ, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
e-Poster: Preeclampsia Awareness & Education in Spanish for Gravid Patients with Limited English Proficiency
Julissa Almanza, MSN, RN, RNC-OB, C-EFM, Stamford Health
e-Poster: A Collaborative Approach to Reduce Severe Maternal Morbidity (SMM) for Obstetric Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department (ED)
Carole Louis, MSN, RNC-OB, CNS, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Robyn Duafala, BSN, RNC-OB, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
e-Poster: Data is My Friend: Changing Provided Culture Around Hemorrhage Management
Kirsten Reynolds, MSN, RN, RNC-OB, c-EFM, Children's Mercy Hospital
Nursing Contact Hours:
3.73 nursing contact hours (CNE available until June 30, 2023)
Requirements for Completion:
Complete the activity in its entirety and complete a participant evaluation.
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Tags: Cardiovascualr Disorders, Diversity/Equity/Inclusion, Hypertension/Preeclampsia, Implicit Bias, Maternal Morbidity & Mortality, Patient Safety, POST-BIRTH Warning Signs, Postpartum Care, Triage