Obstetrical Nursing: Caring for the Postpartum Patient

OVERVIEW:

During the postpartum period of care, the patient may require a notable amount of physical and psychological care. This course focuses on the physiological, psychological and emotional changes a woman goes through during the postpartum period, and includes information that can assist the nurse in caring for and reassuring her postpartum patients. The course also discusses the importance of emotional support and patient education during the postpartum phase of care.

OBJECTIVES:


After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
  • List and discuss the physiological changes that occur in the postpartum patient
  • List and discuss the psychological and emotional changes that can occur in the postpartum patient
  • Describe and perform physical assessment of the postpartum patient
  • Discuss the nurse's primary role during postpartum care
  • Discuss the importance of emotional support and patient education during the postpartum phase of care
This program also includes workbooks that can be ordered separately.

 This program has been designated for 0.5 contact hours of continuing nursing education credits.
Price: $315.00 USD

Product ID: CLP107
Media: DVD
Year: 2015
Duration: 17:12 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Obstetrical Nursing
 
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