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Severe Hypertension & Postpartum Hemorrhage: Are You Ready?
Presenter: Sarah Rhoads, PhD, DNP, APRN, Jill Mhyre, MD, Margaret Glasgow, BSN, RNC-OB, CSM, Tina Pennington, BSN, RNC-NIC and James M. Alexander, MD, Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division, Professor, UAMS The Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division UAMS Faculty Team: Curtis Lowery, MD Paul Wendel, MD E.F. Magann, MD Nafisa Dajani,MD Adam Sandlin, MD James Alexander, MD
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Knowledge Gap:
Healthcare providers may not have access to the latest management recommendations regarding maternal safety bundles for severe hypertension and postpartum hemorrhage.

Target Audience
The target audience includes all healthcare professionals such as physicians, nurses, pharmacists and allied health professionals who would like to learn about the current management recommendations for Severe Hypertension & Postpartum Hemorrhage during pregnancy and how it pertains to their respective profession.

Release and Expiration Dates
1/23/2018 - 1/23/2021

Program Overview:

The purpose of this activity is to educate healthcare providers in the availability and recommended implementation of maternal safety bundles for severe hypertension and postpartum hemorrhage.

Objectives:

At the conclusion of this conference, participants will be able to:
1. Describe maternal safety bundles and their importance.
2. Review selected key points of maternal safety bundles for postpartum hemorrhage and severe hypertension.
3. Discuss implementation of maternal safety bundles on a statewide level and what it means to physicians and nurses.

References:

  1. California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative (CMQCC) OB Hemorrhage Toolkit V2.0 retrieved from https://www.cmqcc.org/resources-tool-kits/toolkits/ob-hemorrhage-toolkit
  2. California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative (CMQCC) Preeclampsia Toolkit retrieved from https://www.cmqcc.org/resources-tool-kits/toolkits/preeclampsia-toolkit
  3. Mhyre, J.M., D’Oria, R., Hameed, A.B., Lappen, J.R., Holley, S.L., Hunter, S.K. et al. (2014, October). The maternal early warning criteria: A proposal from the National Partnership for Maternal Safety. Obstetrics & Gynecology,124(4), 782-786.

Presenter: Sarah Rhoads, PhD, DNP, APRN,
Jill Mhyre, MD,
Margaret Glasgow, BSN, RNC-OB, CSM,
Tina Pennington, BSN, RNC-NIC
and
James M. Alexander, MD, Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division, Professor, UAMS


Open Discussion: Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division
Faculty Team:
Curtis Lowery, MD
Paul Wendel, MD
E.F. Magann, MD and
Nafisa Dajani, MD
Adam Sandlin, MD

Planners:
Barbara Smith
Sarah Rhoads
Susan Smith Dodson

Peer Reviewers:
Barbara Smith, RN

Speaker Disclosures:
The planners, speakers, moderators, peer reviewers and /or panelists of this CME activity have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

The following planner, speaker, moderator, and/or panelist of this CME activity has financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose:

Curtis L. Lowery, MD - -Joint owner of AirToco & AngelEye

A review of the disclosed financial relationships and the assignment revealed that no conflict of interest exists.

Instructions to obtain credit:

  1. Launch the Activity
  2. View the entire activity online
  3. Complete the post-test (must pass the post-test to receive credit)
  4. Complete Evaluation
  5. Print certificate or transcript (Available in the “My Profile” tab).

ANCC Accreditation Statement:
Center of Distance Health, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission of Accreditation

Learn OnDemand Contact Us:
For information regarding this educational activity or website, please contact:

UAMS Center for Distance Health
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Little Rock, AR 72205
E-mail
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ACCME Accreditation Statement: 
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Office of Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UAMS Office of Continuing Education 
4301 West Markham Street #525 
Little Rock, AR 72205 
Phone: 501-661-7962
Fax: 501-661-7968

Direct Provider Statement 
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Office of Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement 

The University of Arkansas for Medical Science Office of Continuing Education designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Policy statement
It is the policy of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Office of Continuing Education to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all provided and jointly provided educational activities.  All individuals who are in a position to control the content of the educational activity (course/activity, directors, planning committee members, staff, teachers, or authors of CME) must disclose all relevant financial relationships they have with any commercial interest(s) as well as the nature of the relationship.  Financial relationships of immediate family members must also be disclosed, if the nature of the relationship(s) could influence the objectivity of the individual in a position to control the content.  The ACCME describes relevant financial relationships as those in any amount occurring within the past 12 months that create a conflict of interest.  Individuals who refuse to disclose are disqualified from participation in the development, management, presentation, or evaluation of the CME activity.

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