AWHONN Intermediate Fetal Heart Monitoring Course - February 2023
This course addresses principles of fetal heart monitoring and may be used as a knowledge assessment tool to validate comprehension of experienced perinatal clinicians. This course includes lecture, hands-on skill stations including performing Leopold maneuvers, placement of an intrauterine pressure catheter and fetal spiral electrode, interpretation of fetal monitoring tracings using a case-based approach, identification of physiologically based clinical interventions, and communication and risk management principles. Online prerequisite education is required prior to attending the one-day course.
Successful completion of the online knowledge validation test is required to receive CNE/CME for the course. This course can be used to support preparation for certification examinations.
Format: Online prerequisite education, followed by a one-day, Instructor-led course
Materials: Please obtain the latest edition of the AWHONN Intermediate Fetal Monitoring Student Materials Book from either your institution or via https://awhonn.kendallhunt.com/
Take if: You’re a clinician who has completed entry-level/basic fetal monitoring education and use fetal heart monitoring in the intrapartum setting.
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 ANCC of any commercial products discussed/displayed in conjunction with the educational activity.
AWHONN is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP580
Cost of Class: $150 for Non-Houston Methodist Employee
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