Basic Fetal Heart Monitoring Course

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Take the first step towards fetal monitoring expertise – baby saving starts before birth.

Course Description

  • Basic Fetal Heart Monitoring begins with understanding intrauterine concepts of antepartum care with antenatal testing
  • Learn to prepare the mother for a successful outcome by determining the risk factors that contribute to poor outcomes
  • This course includes a didactic presentation and practice strips

Course Content

  • Palpation for assessing uterine contraction
  • Auscultation for assessing fetal heart rate
  • TOCO for evaluating uterine contractions
  • Ultrasound for determining fetal heart rate
  • Intrauterine Pressure Catheters (fluid filled and solid filled)
  • Fetal Spiral Electrode for determining variability of the fetal heart rate
  • Obstetric problems which may put the mother at high risk
  • Genetic problems requiring consultation to choose the appropriate course of action
  • Intrapartum surveillance requiring fetal heart monitoring assess the fetus throughout the journey down the birth canal
  • Intrapartum complications related to maternal physiologic changes of pregnancy
  • Identification of complex fetal heart rate monitoring tracing characteristics related to arrhythmias and sinusoidal patterns

At the conclusion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Describe oxygen transport principles
  • Identify fetal heart monitoring principles
  • Describe antenatal testing concepts
  • Describe physiological principles related to goals and interventions of antenatal testing
  • Evaluation and intervention for patients undergoing antennal texting
  • Analyze fetal cardiac arrhythmia patterns and describe outcomes associated with these patterns
  • Identify complex fetal heart monitoring patterns utilizing current NICHD ACOG FHM terminology and categories
  • Apply perinatal risk management principles, communication techniques and documentation strategies relating to challenging scenarios

Intended Audience

  • This class is designed for those planning to care for patients in the Labor & Delivery Department setting
  • RN students and new grad nurses who plan to apply for L & D positions are encouraged to enroll

Course Completion

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Basic Fetal Heart Monitoring Certificate of Completion

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Continuing Education Certificate included at no extra charge

Receive all of the above on the same day!

Schedules and Registration

$140.00 – Classroom Course

Includes Certificate of Completion and Certificate of Continuing Education

$20 $30 $40 Deals:
$20.00 Discount – from your second course
$30.00 Discount – from your third course
$40.00 Discount – from your fourth course

DETAILS:
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*CPR/BLS, NRP, IV Therapy, MAB & online courses not applicable
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Discounts applied at class

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