4 separate days, exploring care given to women and families experiencing critical care in pregnancy and childbirth. The workshops are aimed at midwives and other health care professionals working with women and families during pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period.
AWARD TYPE: Short Course
LEVEL:Short Course / CPD
STUDY MODE: Part time
DELIVERY METHOD: Campus
COURSE LENGTH: 4 half days (Participants can come to all (one full module at level 7 or can come for one day or more)
SCHOOL: School of Community Health and Midwifery
PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College
START DATE: October 2020
Who should attend? Midwives and other health care professionals working with women and families during pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period.
Maximum number of participants: 30
By the end of the workshops participants will:
Day 1 – Explore the key issues around critical care during pregnancy and birth, including the multidisciplinary team approach to care and reports around preventing maternal mortality
Day 2 - Physiological changes in the critically ill woman, recognition of the critically ill woman, detecting the deteriorating woman using the ABCDE approach. MOEWS and documentation
Day 3 - Psychological theories and the psychological impact of trauma in childbirth. Bonding, relationships and the critically care mother and family
Day 4 - Research, ethics, law and advocacy for the critically ill woman. RCA and critical care - importance of MDT, communication and governance
Facilitator: Neesha Ridley
Following the completion of her degree, Neesha worked as a qualified Midwife at Lancashire teaching Hospitals NHS trust. Neesha has recently completed her MSc in Midwifery and her PGCertHE, both at UCLan. Neesha’s interest included advocating and supporting women experiencing critical care in pregnancy and beyond.
You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
WORKSHOP COST: £45 (PER SESSION)
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