THAL Perinatal Forum - Critical Care Topics in Obstetrics - Sepsis

Target Audience

This online interprofessional educational enduring material is designed for physicians, nurses and respiratory therapists involved in obstetric health. Its purpose is to address the fact that the OB/GYN department has identified a need for continuous education to maintain the best standards for patient care. With the complexities of care for this patient population, educational activities are needed to identify new guidelines and technological advances related to the screening and prevention of common women's health disorders and diseases.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this online enduring material, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the definition and criteria for the diagnosis of sepsis and septic shock
  • Recognize the physiologic changes in pregnancy that affect the sepsis evaluation
  • Apply the current recommendations for timely evaluation and treatment of the septic pregnant patient
  • Manage the obstetric aspects of the septic pregnant patient’s care to optimize outcomes for the patient and fetus
  • Discuss the team approach for treating pregnant patients with sepsis and septic shock
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    In support of improving patient care, Texas Health Resources is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

    The Texas Health Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 0.50 Attendance
  • 0.50 Nursing Contact Hour(s)
    In support of improving patient care, Texas Health Resources is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Course opens: 
02/23/2021
Course expires: 
02/23/2024
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    In support of improving patient care, Texas Health Resources is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

    The Texas Health Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 0.50 Attendance
  • 0.50 Nursing Contact Hour(s)
    In support of improving patient care, Texas Health Resources is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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