The 5th Edition Advanced Student Pack is Required, therefore. please purchase your materials prior to the class directly from NEO, or via https://awhonn.kendallhunt.com/).
Advanced Fetal Heart Monitoring
AWHONN ADVANCED FETAL HEART MONITORING
Most notably, this course is for Perinatal Clinicians with at least one year of intrapartum clinical experience.
Likewise, a comparable fetal monitoring educational program, or added credentials in fetal heart monitoring is acceptable.
Additionally, to obtain 8 contact hours of CNE and 6 hours of CME, participants must attend the entire course and complete an online feedback form.
Supporting Resources (Optional)
Lastly, the text entitled Fetal Heart Monitoring Principles & Practices is the primary reference for course preparation.
Schedule Your Class
Costa Mesa Office
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About Advanced Fetal Heart Monitoring
AWHONN Advanced Fetal Heart Monitoring is a 1-day class led by experienced perinatal clinicians. In particular, this course expands on the knowledge and principles presented during the Intermediate Fetal Heart Monitoring course. To emphasize, this course uses a case study approach focusing on the analysis of complicated FHM patterns. Not to mention, characteristics with related case information. Upon completion of this course an optional online test is provided with the purchase of the 5th edition student materials. Nevertheless, please refer with your institution regarding the completion of the post-test. In summary, the course components include:
- Complex case studies, as well as recommended interventions
- Advanced maternal and fetal physiology related to complex fetal heart tracings
- Proper handling of instrumentation, besides risk management principles
- Adverse situations in addition their interventions
- Last but not least, verbal and written communication skills.
Individuals should assess their eligibility to participate in the Advanced Fetal Heart Monitoring course. Being that this Course is for experienced perinatal clinicians, the Instructor may deny the participant attendance. Even so, students may seek council or guidance from the instructor in regards to eligibility. Obstetrical providers who lack experience should consider Basic Fetal Heart Monitoring; or AWHONN Intermediate Fetal Heart Monitoring.
Furthermore, attending the Intermediate Fetal Monitoring class is not a mandatory prerequisite to Advanced Fetal Heart Monitoring. Regardless, the AWHONN Fetal Heart Monitoring educational pathway recommends the progression from the intermediate to Advanced course.