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Prenatal Care & Childbirth

AWHONN Intermediate Fetal Heart Monitoring Maine Coast Memorial 11/14 & 11/15

Free

with Shauna Goulet, RNC-OB/EFM, CLC, CBE, Perinatal Outreach Education

Calendar Next session starts Nov 14, 2019 at 8 am

Fetal heart monitoring education remains an important element for nurses and physicians who care for women and their newborns. For more than 20 years, AWHONN has been the leader in providing education through live courses, books, webinars and online learning.

AWHONN is the recognized leader in obstetrics education. AWHONN's in-person  formats are evidence-based and provide the essential tools for educating the entire team. 97% of students who participated in AWHONN's Fetal Heart Monitoring Program stated they felt their experience would improve their ability to care for patients.

Stay current on best practices and help improve patient safety! 

 

THIS IS A TWO DAY CLASS!!!

Full Course

STABLE November 18, 2019 Northern Light Health, EMMC

Free

with Ann Boomer, MN, NNP-BC, Perinatal Outreach Education

Calendar Next session starts Nov 18, 2019 at 8 am

The S.T.A.B.L.E. Program provides general guidelines for the assessment and stabilization of sick infants in the post-resuscitation/pre-transport stabilization period, and it is intended for:

Registered nurses:  L&D, postpartum, nursery, NICU, ER

Advanced practice RN’s:  NNP students, nurse midwives, certified nurse anesthetists

Physicians:  family practice, OB, ER, pediatric

Licensed practical nurses and nursing assistants:  L&D, postpartum, nursery

Respiratory therapists

Emergency medical technicians, paramedics

 If you should have any questions please contact Ann Boomer aboomer@northernlight.org or call 207-973-8648

 

 

Eat Sleep Console Education and Training Down East Community Hospital, November 19, 2019

Free

with Ann Boomer, MN, NNP-BC, Perinatal Outreach Education

Calendar Next session starts Nov 19, 2019 at 10 am

Following this presentation, the participant will be able to:

1. evaluate the newborn’s withdrawal process, with emphasis on the ability of the infant to eat, sleep, console using the ESC Care Tool

2.  make recommendations for maximizing non-pharmacologic interventions 

3.  identify infants who may need pharmacologic treatment by utilizing the ESC Care Tool and Full Care Team Huddles

Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center Education Department is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast Multistate Division (NEMSD), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

3.5 Nursing Contact Hour Provided

Eat Sleep Console Education and Training AR Gould November 21, 2019

Free

with Ann Boomer, MN, NNP-BC, Perinatal Outreach Education

Calendar Next session starts Nov 21, 2019 at 9 am

Following this presentation, the participant will be able to:

1. evaluate the newborn’s withdrawal process, with emphasis on the ability of the infant to eat, sleep, console using the ESC Care Tool

2.  make recommendations for maximizing non-pharmacologic interventions 

3.  identify infants who may need pharmacologic treatment by utilizing the ESC Care Tool and Full Care Team Huddles

Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center Education Department is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast Multistate Division (NEMSD), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

3.5 Nursing Contact Hour Provided

Eat Sleep Console Education and Training Maine Coast Memorial -- December 9, 2019

Free

with Ann Boomer, MN, NNP-BC, Perinatal Outreach Education

Calendar Next session starts Dec 9, 2019 at 1 pm

Following this presentation, the participant will be able to:

1. evaluate the newborn’s withdrawal process, with emphasis on the ability of the infant to eat, sleep, console using the ESC Care Tool

2.  make recommendations for maximizing non-pharmacologic interventions 

3.  identify infants who may need pharmacologic treatment by utilizing the ESC Care Tool and Full Care Team Huddles

Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center Education Department is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast Multistate Division (NEMSD), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

3.5 Nursing Contact Hour Provided

Preparing for Childbirth - Saturday

$60

with Leah Kohlstrom, Journey to Health

Calendar Next session starts Dec 14, 2019 at 9 am

Whether you are expecting your very first child or are welcoming a sibling into your family, being prepared for childbirth is a priority. Join Leah Kohlstrom, doula and childbirth educator, for this engaging one-day class to learn all about childbirth, including how to plan for delivery, the stages of labor and caring for your newborn. This class will answer your questions so you can better prepare for your birthing experience. *Please note: the class fee covers attendance for Mom and a partner. There will be a one hour lunch break.*

Quarterly Education -- Pregnancy and Smoking--December 17, 2019

Free

with Edward J. Perka, Jr., CASAC, ICADC, NCTTP, Perinatal Outreach Education

Calendar Next session starts Dec 17, 2019 at 3 pm

Objectives

  • Outline harmful effects of tobacco and nicotine on the fetus and newborn
  • Discuss evidence-based treatments for nicotine addiction in the perinatal period
  • Review effective approaches with new mothers
  • Discuss referral to the Maine Tobacco Helpline

Breastfeeding Social with Jaime Johnson

Free

with Jaime Johnson, WMH Family Birthplace

Calendar Next session starts Nov 19, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Would you like to meet other women who are pregnant or new moms just like you? 

Want or willing to breastfeed but unsure if you'll be able to? 

Do you worry about making enough milk or how to handle pumping when you go back to work?

What about other questions concerns/issues on feeding your baby?  Etc., etc., etc..

Then come to Stephens Memorial's Breastfeeding Social to learn and share.

We meet the third Tuesday of the month in the Ripley Building third floor centering room. 

Topics for discussion are led by you while our Lactation Consultant, Kayla, will be there to answer questions and provide expertise. Snacks are provided.  Fathers and other family members are welcome as well, and feel free to bring your little one if you've already delivered.

We do ask that you sign up even though there is no fee, so come have fun with us.





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