Image of OB Emergencies
Digital Seminar

OB Emergencies


Faculty:
Jamie Otremba
Duration:
Full Day
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright :
Dec 12, 2017
Product Code:
POS073060
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

  • Trauma in Pregnancy: Managing a Potential Catastrophe!
  • Management Strategies for Severe Hypertension
  • Rapid Response for Amniotic Fluid Embolism
  • Triggering Massive Transfusion Protocols with Post-Partum Hemorrhage
  • When to React to the Numbers for the At-Risk Newborn
  • Unexpected Family Violence: Mediator Skills You MUST Know

Jamie Otremba, MSN, RN, CNM, will delve into the most common obstetrical emergencies presenting in today’s patients. She will provide you with a comprehensive look at the critical interventions for:

  • Trauma in Pregnancy
  • Severe Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Managing Amniotic Fluid Embolism
  • The Latest Recommendations for Post-Partum Hemorrhage
  • Urgent vs. Emergent Newborn Conditions
  • Interventions to Manage Violent Situations in the OB Setting

Jamie’s extensive experiences in high risk obstetrics have provided her with keen insight into these often challenging and frightening situations. She is eager to share with you many of the effective interventions that she has acquired throughout her career. Through enlightening case studies, persuasive evidence-based research and an engaging presentation style, she will teach you the current trends and treatments you need to know to manage the next OB emergency. Attend this seminar to learn new strategies and techniques that can immediately impact the maternal and fetal outcomes of your patients!

Credits


**

NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information:  Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards


Pharmacology Nurse Practitioners

This self-study program offers 90 instructional minutes of pharmacology content which is designed to qualify for 1.5 contact hours toward your pharmacology requirement. 


Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists

PESI, Inc. is accredited as a  provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s  Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses completing these self-study materials will earn 6.3 contact hours. Expires: 12/12/2020.


California Nurses

PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of  Registered Nursing, Provider #: 17118 for 6.0 self-study contact hours. 

** You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Florida Nurses

CE Broker

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of  Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 6.0 self-study contact hours.


Iowa Nurses

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 6.3 self-study contact hours. Please email cepesi@pesi.com with your license number, include the title, speaker name and date. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.


Other Professions

This self-study activity qualifies for 6.25 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.



Handouts

Faculty

Jamie Otremba Related seminars and products: 3

CNM, RN, RNC, MSN, Scope Nurse-Midwife

Ridgeview Medical System


Jamie Otremba has over 20 years of maternal child nursing experience and is currently practicing full scope nurse-midwifery at a progressive OB/GYN clinic in suburban Minnesota. Jamie has been active in program development and benchmarking in both clinic and hospital settings. She is also one of the medical directors for the Women's and Children's Service Line at a large hospital and medical center in Minnesota. Jamie served as an assistant professor at Minnesota State University and has practiced in women's health care in a variety of settings, including: labor and delivery, postpartum, antenatal, and community health nursing.

She has consulted for area health care facilities on clinical and legal practice topics, and she continues as an investigator for several medication trials pertinent to obstetric and gynecologic issues. Additionally, Jamie has enjoyed sharing her vast knowledge and experiences as a preceptor for both medical and advanced practice nursing students. 

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Jamie A. Otremba has an employment relationship with a private women's health clinic. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Jamie A. Otremba is a member of the American College of Nurse Midwives; and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.


Additional Info

Program Information

CD/DVD

Click here to purchase the DVD or CD recording from our product store.


Additional Resources

To order the book, Laboratory Tests Made Easy: A Plain English Approach, Second Edition, please visit our product store.

To order the book, High Risk Pregnancy & Delivery, 5th Edition, please visit our product store.


Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive)

Access never expires for this product.


Objectives

  1. Identify three clinical manifestations of amniotic fluid embolism.
  2. Describe the most common causes of obstetric trauma.
  3. Discuss management options for post-partum hemorrhage.
  4. Explain why a d-dimer is no longer recommended as part of the evaluation for pulmonary embolism in pregnancy.
  5. Analyze why neurological outcomes with amniotic fluid embolism are so poor and the rapid interventions that could make a difference.
  6. Compare the various treatment options for the obstetrical patient with severe hypertension.

Outline

Trauma in Pregnancy: Managing a Potential Catastrophe!

  • Triage: How Much is Too Much?
  • Labs: What’s NOT Normal in Pregnancy
  • CPR with a Gravid Abdomen
  • When to Consider “Bedside Cesarean”

Management Strategies for Hemorrhage

  • Risk Evaluation & Prevention
  • 3rd Stage Management
  • Qualitative vs. Quantitative Assessment
  • Is Misoprostol all it’s Cracked Up to Be?
  • Current Medication Recommendations
  • Triggering Massive Transfusion Protocols

Amniotic Fluid Embolism

  • Are We Putting Her at Risk?
  • What Does the Differential Look Like?
  • Rapid Response That May Save Her Life

Severe Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy

  • How Does This Happen: Update on Pathophysiology for Today’s Patient
  • Urgent Treatment Thresholds
  • The Best & Latest Medications
  • Fetal Evaluation: From NSTs to UARs & Everything in Between
  • Post-Partum Management

VIOLENCE!

  • More Common Than You Think, Do You Know How to React?
  • The Angry Partner
  • Being Threatened with Violence
  • Developing an Action Plan for Crisis Events
  • Where & When to Get Help

The At-Risk Newborn

  • Umbilical Artery Studies
  • Identifying a Problem
  • What All the Numbers Mean
  • When to Watch & When it is an Emergency

Target Audience

Nurses, Midwives, Childbirth Educators/Doulas, and other Healthcare Professionals

Reviews

5
4
3
2
1

Overall:     4.7

Total Reviews: 105

Satisfaction Guarantee
Your satisfaction is our goal and our guarantee. Concerns should be addressed to: PO Box 1000, Eau Claire, WI 54702-1000 or call 1-800-844-8260.

ADA Needs

We would be happy to accommodate your ADA needs; please call our Customer Service Department for more information at 1-800-844-8260.

Please wait ...

Back to Top