Birthing for the Non-midwife: Birth in the Pre-hospital or Emergency Setting
Would you know what to do if you were faced with an imminent delivery? Unusual fetal presentation? Maternal or fetal complications?
This course is suitable for ambulance paramedics/students, and emergency nurses. It will provide the essential knowledge and skills, tips and tricks to safely deliver a baby and provide care for the post-partum woman in an emergency situation.
• Obstetric emergencies in the community:
Obstructed labour - causes/resolution
• Cause/effect strategies related to:
Treatment/action for the above
• Care of the postpartum woman
• Care of the newborn
• Skill stations for hands on!
NEXT COURSE/S: FRIDAY LIKELY MAY - TBC, 2018 (0930-1330).
Location: 3 Springfield Rd Blackburn North (NewHope Baptist Church Function Room 2)
CPD hours: 4
Presenter: Jennifer Fielding