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Inpatient Obstetric (RNC-OB) Certification
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PESI HealthCare
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[+] [-] 077825 - Inpatient Obstetric Certification Review Course
  1. Determine three laboratory values associated with HELLP Syndrome.
  2. Characterize two changes in pregnancy that affect the cardiac system.
  3. Develop a plan of care for a laboring patient with HIV.
  4. Evaluate the risks and benefits of internal electronic fetal monitoring.
  5. Prioritize three interventions for a category II or category III fetal heart tracing.
  6. Recommend methods that decrease the complications of a forceps delivery.
  7. Anticipate critical interventions to decrease complications for the neonate and mother related to shoulder dystocia.
  8. Evaluate the various treatment options for the obstetrical patient with severe hypertension.
  9. Characterize two maternal and two neonatal complications resulting from chorioamnionitis.
  10. Specify three cardiovascular changes that take place with the neonate’s transition to extrauterine life.
  11. Analyze the physiology that places the infant of a diabetic mother at risk for hypoglycemia.
  12. Determine the possible causes of postpartum hemorrhage and appropriate management for each.

[+] [-] 077825 - Inpatient Obstetric Certification Review Course
Maternal Factors Affecting the Fetus & Newborn
Disease Process
  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes
  • Maternal Cardiac Disease
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Antivirals
  • Blood Disorders
  • Obesity
  • Rh Incompatibility
Pregnancy Risks
  • Anxiety and Treatment
  • Substance Use/Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Environmental Concerns
Fetal Assessment
  • Antepartum Assessment
  • Ultrasound
  • Non-stress Testing
  • Biophysical Profile
  • Amniocentesis
  • Cordocentesis
  • Electronic Fetal Monitoring
    • Assessment
    • NICHD Terminology
    • Periodic & Episodic Changes
    • Uterine Activity
    Acid-Base Assessment
    • Cord Blood Gas Evaluation
    • Fetal Stimulation
    Labor & Birth
    • Physiology of Labor
    • Labor Management
    • Obstetrical Procedures & Potential Complications
    • Pain Management (Analgesia/Anesthesia)
    Obstetrical Complications
    • Labor & Placental Disorders
    • Preterm Labor
    • Multiple Gestation
    • Prolonged Pregnancy
    • Physiology
    • Family Adaptation
    • Lactation
    • Complications
    • Adaptation to Extrauterine Life
    • Assessment
    • Resuscitation
    • Complication
    • Nutrition
    Professional Issues
    • Ethical Principles
    • Legal Issues
    • Evidenced-based Practice
    • Patient Safety



    Dr. Donna Weeks, DNP, RNC-OB, C-EFM, CPN, has over 30 years of maternal child nursing experience where she has held roles from staff nurse, to manager, director, and educator and is currently practicing as a Clinical Nurse Specialist at JFK Medical Center. Donna’s experience includes high risk OB, L&D, postpartum and newborn nursery. One of her unique experiences includes initiating, facilitating, and evaluating a support group for hospitalized antepartum women. Donna has been instrumental in leading AWHONN’s Postpartum Hemorrhage Project as well as the Baby Friendly Initiative at her facility. She also serves an Adjunct Professor at Purdue Global University, teaching in the graduate program.

    Dr. Weeks’ nursing education includes a BSN through the State University of New York, an MSN from The College of New Jersey and a DNP through Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Additionally, she is certified in Inpatient Obstetrics and Electronic Fetal Monitoring, is an NRP Instructor, an AWHONN Fetal Heart Monitoring Instructor Trainer, and AWHONN Obstetrical Patient Safety Trainer. Donna’s vast knowledge and expertise allow her to present the most challenging concepts in a way that is easy to understand. Speaker Disclosures:
    Financial: Donna Weeks has employment relationships with Purdue Global University/Kaplan University, Capella University, and JFK Medical Center. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
    Non-financial: Donna Weeks is a member of the Association of Women’s Health Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing.
    Continuing Education Credits Awarded for Completion of Entire Package
    [+] [-] Combined Continuing Education Credit From All Components
    Breakdown of Continuing Education Credits by Components
    [+] [-] 077825 - Inpatient Obstetric Certification Review Course
    [+] [-] NSN077826 - Inpatient Obstetric (RNC-OB) Certification - Nurses Success Network (NSN)
    Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists