This education is currently offered for 0.0 CME credit as it's designed to be an introductory component to a hands-on obstetrical simulation course. This didactic course will provide the most recent evidence based research on an obstetric situation that a provider might encounter – imminent birth - and appropriate management options for this situation. Following this online course, participants will be required to complete the hands-on simulation course.
At the end of this course, participants will be able to identify the key points and mechanics of delivery, and apply an appropriate strategy for managing a precipitous delivery.
This course is designed to meet the educational needs of Emergency Department Physicians and Nurses, Family Practice Physicians, and other healthcare providers who care for pregnant patients.