NRSG 927. Childbearing Family Practicum: Intrapartum, Postpartum, and Newborn. 3 Hours.
Competencies for nurse-midwifery management according to national standards of practice for the care of healthy women during labor, birth, and postpartum are demonstrated; additionally, competencies for nurse-midwifery management according to national standards of practice for the care of newborns are demonstrated. The development of a skill base for intrapartum, postpartum, and newborn emergencies is addressed. Nurse-midwifery management practice provides experience in the role of care provider during normal labor, delivery, postpartum, and newborn periods. This care may include consultation, collaboration, and referral when medically necessary. Prerequisite: NRSG 923, NRSG 924. Completion of Intermediate or Advanced Fetal Heart Monitoring Course within past 3 years. Up-to-date Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification. PRA.