Hot Topics in Obstetrics is a one-day conference designed for providers and nurses who provide care in an obstetrical department.
- Identify key elements in nurse/provider relationships.
- Identify key aspects of legal healthcare issues.
- Continue education in today’s hot button issues, including postpartum hemorrhage, high risk obstetrics, decreasing opiate use and managing category II fetal heart rate tracings.
- Reflect on key components of post traumatic stress disorders in nursing.
7:30 to 8 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8 to 8:10 a.m. Welcome
8:10 to 9:40 a.m. How to Strengthen Nurse/Provider Relationships - Casey J. Coker, MA, MS, LPC, LMFT
9:40 to 10 a.m. Vendor Exhibit and Refreshments
10 to 11 a.m. Legal Issues When Patient is Refusing - Janine Black, Senior Risk Manager and Christine Sangalli, VP of Risk and Compliance
11 a.m. to noon Postpartum Hemorrhage - Katherine M. O’Rourke, MD
Noon to 12:40 p.m. Lunch
12:40 to 1:40 p.m. High Risk OB - Brian Nielsen, MD, MS
1:40 to 2:40 p.m. How to Decrease Opiate Use - Gregory D. Schrock, MD
2:10 to 2:40 p.m. Vendor Exhibit and Refreshments
2:40 to 3:40 p.m. PTSD in Labor & Delivery - Kristina Ledlow, BA, ICCE-CD
3:40 to 4:40 p.m. How to Manage Category II Patients - Rebekah Sharp, MD and Caitlin Timmers, MD
4:40 to 5 p.m. Door Prize Drawing and Adjournment