Perinatal Bereavement Program

  • Date: October 21, 2014
  • Time: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
  • Location: Medical Office Building; 717 North 190th Street Plaza, Omaha, NE **Bernard Room, Second Floor

 

Target Audience

Target Audience

 

Nurses, social workers, and other clinicians working with patients experiencing perinatal or newborn loss.

Cost

Cost

 

Value: $290
Cost: $87 with promo code: 70PD

Perinatal Outreach please use the 2014 perinatal outreach code for your discount.

Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the 2014 health system promo code for a 100% discount. 
 

Course Description

Course Description

Purpose Statement - The purpose of this program is to provide interdisciplinary education for bedside clinicians to assist patients and families experiencing perinatal loss and or the loss of a newborn.

Participants will be able to:

·Identify comfort level in caring for patients /families experiencing perinatal loss or the loss of a newborn.

·Define classifications of perinatal loss.

·Identify the grief process and individual responses related to perinatal loss and or the loss of a newborn.

·Examine the role of the interdisciplinary team when caring for bereaved patients and families.

·Recognize the role that rituals play in promoting healthy grieving.

·Identify and apply protocols and guidelines to provide individualized care of the patient and family experiencing perinatal loss or loss of a newborn.
·Discuss individual parent and family members responses to the grief process related to perinatal loss and or the loss of a newborn.

·Review individual staff responses to the grief process related to the parents and family members who experienced perinatal loss. 

·Identify the needs of the caregiver and resources to avoid compassion fatigue. 

Agenda

Agenda

 

TimeAgenda
7:45 - 8:00 am Registration
8:00 - 8:30 am Overview and Introduction
  Mary Seger Barker, RNC-OB, MSN, C-EFM
8:30 - 9:30 am Introduction of the Grief Process
  Valerie Anderson, RN, MSN
9:30 - 9:40 am Break
9:40 - 10:45 am Role of the Interdisciplinary team
  Barbara Todd
  Bill Cutler
10:45 - 10:55 am Break
10:55 - 11:45 am Application of Protocols/Guidelines Resources Through Case Scenarios
  Mary Seger Barker, RNC-OB, MSN, C-EFM
11:45 - 12:30 pm Lunch (on your own)
12:30 - 2:30 pm Parent Panel
  Mary Seger Barker, RNC-OB, MSN, C-EFM & Valerie Anderson, RN, MSN
2:30 - 2:40 pm Break
2:40 - 3:00 pm Debriefing
  Valerie Anderson, RN, MSN
3:00 - 4:10 pm Care of the Caregiver
  Mary Seger Barker, RNC-OB, MSN, C-EFM & Valerie Anderson, RN, MSN
4:10 - 4:20 pm Question and Answers
  Mary Seger Barker, RNC-OB, MSN, C-EFM & Valerie Anderson, RN, MSN
4:20 - 4:30 pm Evaluations

 

 

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Speakers

Speakers

 

Mary Seger Barker, RNC-OB, MSN, C-EFM; Clinical Nurse Specialist at Methodist Women's Hospital

Valerie Anderson, RN, MSN; Staff Development Nurse, Methodist Women's Hospital Outreach

Bill Cutler; Funeral Director at Heafey-Heafey-Hoffman-Dworak & Cutler.

Barbara Todd; Chaplain for Methodist Health Systems

 

Credits/CEUs

Credit Information

Nebraska Methodist College Center for Professional and Continuing Education awards educational credit to the disciplines listed below. Each professional is accountable to understand their accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.

In order to obtain contact hours or CEU's for a continuing education event, participants are required to attend the entire event and return a completed evaluation.

Nursing

7.25 contact hours awarded. This includes 0 pharmacology hours for Nurse Practitioners. Master Code  #NE13-16C07

Nebraska Methodist College Center for Professional and Continuing Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Nebraska Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

 

Social Work

This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 7.25 clock hours for Nebraska and Iowa Social Workers.

 

Education Hours

7.25 education hours. 

Nebraska Methodist College Center for Professional and Continuing Education assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. 

Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.

In order to obtain contact hours or CEU's for a continuing education event, participants are expected to attend the entire event and return a completed evaluation form.

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