Instructor: Kathryn Alden
Length: 3 to 6 Hours
The workshop will provide effective assessment skills for mother-baby nurses in either the hospital or home care setting. Assessment will cover biophysical and psychosocial aspects of care from birth through 3 days for both the postpartum patient and her newborn. Participants will learn what is most important to assess.
    At the end of this program, participants will be able to:
  • Identify biophysical and psychosocial aspects of care for the patient and her newborn.
  • Discuss assessment priorities.
  • Describe strategies to expedite assessment.
Audience:

RNs, LPNs