Regional Obstetrics Courses

**SPECIAL PRICING FOR WEBINAR**

Contracted Hospitals: FREE (Doctors Medical Center, Dominican, El Camino, Salinas Valley Memorial, Sierra Vista Regional Center, Sutter Maternity & Surgery SC ONLY)

Non-Contracted Hospitals: $25 (Good Samaritan, Sequoia, Watsonville Community, Stanford Health, LPCH)

All Other Hospitals: $25


In response to the rapidly evolving events surrounding COVID-19 (also called novel coronavirus), Stanford University is actively monitoring the local and global health situation and is taking precautionary measures in an effort to help limit the spread of infection. As a result, we have decided to offer our Regional classes as Zoom webinars.

**Please note, you must log on to these webinars individually.  No shared computers are allowed.  You must remain online the entire duration of the conference to receive full credit (or at least 50 minutes to receive 1 contact hour).  No partial credit given.**


Thursday, April 29, 2021: Spring OB Hot Topics

1:00pm -3:00pm

Perinatal Healthcare Disparities in Maternal Morbidity & Mortality, a legislative initiative in the State of California, by Katherine Bianco, MD, F.A.C.O.G; F.A.C.M.G

 By the end of this lecture, participants should be able to: 

  • Describe current global maternal mortality rates.  
  •  Recognize that significant racial and ethnic disparities in maternal morbidity and mortality exist in the United States.
  • Discuss the underlying drivers of these disparities 
  • Examine quality initiatives, safety bundles, and recent legislative initiatives to standardize care and reduce disparities in maternal morbidity and mortality rates in the State of California.

OB Myths: Fact or Fiction, by Nancy Peterson, MSN, RNC-OB, PNNP

 By the end of this lecture, participants should be able to:

  • Identify common myths and misconceptions regarding OB practices and care
  • Discuss what the evidence reveals related to these myths and misconceptions
  • Describe appropriate strategies to incorporate the evidence into practice

CLICK TO REGISTER for April 29 Webinar


Friday, April 30, 2021: Spring OB Hot Topics 

9:00am - 11:00am

**This course is repeated from April 29, 2021, just offered at different time.**

OB Myths: Fact or Fiction, by Nancy Peterson, MSN, RNC-OB, PNNP

 By the end of this lecture, participants should be able to:

Perinatal Healthcare Disparities in Maternal Morbidity & Mortality, a legislative initiative in the State of California, by Katherine Bianco, MD, F.A.C.O.G; F.A.C.M.G

, By the end of this lecture, participants should be able to: 

CLICK TO REGISTER for April 30 Webinar


Advanced Fetal Monitoring: Dates are To Be Determined

Course Description:

This one day workshop focuses on the principles of advanced fetal monitoring knowledge and the skills necessary in clinical practice. Utilizing a case-study format, we will analyze complex FHR patterns/characteristics, underlying maternal-fetal physiology related to various maternal complications, appropriate interventions, documentation, communication and risk-management strategies

Course Objectives:

At the conclusion of this workshop the participant will be able to:

  • Improve decision-making and critical thinking skills by utilizing standardized terminology, protocols and patient safety principles in EFM strip analysis.
  • Review the relationship between maternal/fetal physiology and fetal heart rate patterns
  • Discuss the medical/legal implications of EFM through case review to reduce errors, improve outcomes and ultimately decrease liability.
  • Review importance of excellent communication and teamwork to improve outcomes.

MCCPOP is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nurses, Provider #3104.These courses have been approved for 2.0 contact hours.  Attendees must remain on the webinar for the entire tie and fill out an evaluation in order to receive contact hours. 

Registration Open for Our Upcoming Events

 

2021 Perinatal Potpourri: Advances in Care will be held VIRTUALLY!

Thursday, May 13 and Friday, May 14, 2021

Register Here: 

https://stanford.cloud-cme.com/course/courseoverview?P=0&EID=39168


 

2021 Spring Regional Webinars

High Risk Neo Session 2 : May 10 and same course repeated on May 20

OB Hot Topics Session 1: April 29 and same course repeated on April 30