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Inpatient Obstetric Nursing Certification (RNC-OB) Review Course

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - Friday, May 3, 2019
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
The Children's Hospital of San Antonio
Goldsbury Center for Children and Families - 5th Floor Auditorium 333 N. Santa Rosa
San Antonio
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Add to Calendar 02-05-2019 08:30:00 03-05-2019 17:00:00 America/North_Dakota/Center Join us for a 2-day review course May 2-3, 2019 Prepare your inpatient obstetric nurses to become certified The Inpatient Obstetric Nursing Certification (RNC-OB) review course is coming to The Children's Hospital of San Antonio. This program provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of inpatient obstetric nursing based on the inpatient obstetric nursing exam content outline. Participants receive information that will not only promote certification exam success, but will also enhance clinical nursing practice. This Nurse Builder Course has a 95% pass rate. Contact Hours: 13 About Contact Hours:  For nurses outside of Florida and California: Nurse Builders is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Associate, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  For Florida and California nurses: Nurse Builders is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (provider #15118) and the Florida Board of Nursing (provider #50-9679).  At the conclusion of the course, participants should be able to: Review and enhance test-taking skills. Identify content outline for the RNC-OB exam. Identify resources for RNC-OB exam preparation. Identify typical presentation of inpatient OB nursing situations.  Course Topics: Day 1 - Pregnancy and Normal Childbirth Process Factors Affecting the Maternal/Fetal Dyad Disease Processes and Risks to Pregnancy Assessment of the Infant and Mother Prior to Delivery Fetal Assessment Acid-base Assessment Labor and Birth Procedures in Obstetrics Pain Management Day 2 - Obstetrical Complications, Adaptation and the Newborn Obstetric Complications Normal Postpartum and Possible Complications Newborn and Adjustment to Extrauterine Status and First Hours of Life Professional Issues 2-Day Course: May 2 & 3, 2019 Day 1: 8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Registration and Conttinental Breakfast 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Day 2: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Continental breakfast and hot lunch served each day Parking is $9 per day for valet or self parking and is not included in tuition Fees:  FREE     CHRISTUS Santa Rosa and The Children's Hospital of San Antonio Associates $210      Early Bird Registration - Non-CSRHS (by March 1) $250      Regular - Non-CSRHS Associates (by April 15) $300      Late Fee - Non-CSRHS Associates (April 15 - May 2) For additional information, please contact Debbie Hart, BSN, RNC, Regional Perinatal Nurse Educator: debbie.hart@christushealth.org The Children's Hospital of San Antonio false DD/MM/YYYY aExDkyvOLzOpdJYcbmAK28238

Join us for a 2-day review course May 2-3, 2019

Prepare your inpatient obstetric nurses to become certified

The Inpatient Obstetric Nursing Certification (RNC-OB) review course is coming to The Children's Hospital of San Antonio. This program provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of inpatient obstetric nursing based on the inpatient obstetric nursing exam content outline. Participants receive information that will not only promote certification exam success, but will also enhance clinical nursing practice. This Nurse Builder Course has a 95% pass rate.

Contact Hours: 13

About Contact Hours: 

For nurses outside of Florida and California: Nurse Builders is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Associate, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

For Florida and California nurses: Nurse Builders is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (provider #15118) and the Florida Board of Nursing (provider #50-9679). 

At the conclusion of the course, participants should be able to:

  • Review and enhance test-taking skills.
  • Identify content outline for the RNC-OB exam.
  • Identify resources for RNC-OB exam preparation.
  • Identify typical presentation of inpatient OB nursing situations. 


Course Topics:

Day 1 - Pregnancy and Normal Childbirth Process

  • Factors Affecting the Maternal/Fetal Dyad
  • Disease Processes and Risks to Pregnancy
  • Assessment of the Infant and Mother Prior to Delivery
  • Fetal Assessment
  • Acid-base Assessment
  • Labor and Birth
  • Procedures in Obstetrics
  • Pain Management

Day 2 - Obstetrical Complications, Adaptation and the Newborn

  • Obstetric Complications
  • Normal Postpartum and Possible Complications
  • Newborn and Adjustment to Extrauterine Status and First Hours of Life
  • Professional Issues

2-Day Course: May 2 & 3, 2019

Day 1: 8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Registration and Conttinental Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

Day 2: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Continental breakfast and hot lunch served each day

Parking is $9 per day for valet or self parking and is not included in tuition

Fees: 

FREE     CHRISTUS Santa Rosa and The Children's Hospital of San Antonio Associates

$210      Early Bird Registration - Non-CSRHS (by March 1)

$250      Regular - Non-CSRHS Associates (by April 15)

$300      Late Fee - Non-CSRHS Associates (April 15 - May 2)

For additional information, please contact Debbie Hart, BSN, RNC, Regional Perinatal Nurse Educator: debbie.hart@christushealth.org