Midwifery Now: Practice in the 21st Century
Date & Location:
Saturday, November 9, 2019, Baystate Medical Center, Chestnut Conference Center 1 & 2
Celebration Dinner Gala
Please join us for an evening of fun, food, a bit of history, and plenty of dancing!
- The fee is $50.00 per person, guests are welcome.
- Registration for the Gala is separate,
- Register for the celebration gala by November 1, 2019 by contacting Linda David at the Education Program Office to register: (413) 794-9305; email firstname.lastname@example.org,
- Make check payable to: Midwifery Education Program, 689 Chestnut Street, Springfield, Ma 01199
- The celebration will be held at the Hadley Farm’s Meeting House, Route 9 in Hadley.
This course is designed for Baystate midwifery education program students, alumni, faculty, preceptors, and other interested practitioners.
1. Describe the evidence-informed components of quality maternal and newborn care
2. Discuss three research priorities that address knowledge gaps in quality maternal and newborn quality care
3. Understand the costs involved in primary cesarean versus vaginal birth
4. Delineate the cost savings of preventing cesarean section
5. Design of practice protocols for care with Mifepristone and Misoprostol
6. Understand legal and practical issues of providing Mifepristone and Misoprostol in practice
7. Identify the complex triggers for survivors of child sexual assault/adult sexual assault in the childbearing year
8. Understand our role in the prevention of initial trauma as well as our role in the prevention of re-traumatization in the childbearing year
9. Describe concept of “burnout” and how women are disproportionately at risk
10. Describe ways to minimize the stress that contributes to burnout
8:00 Registration, Coffee
8:30 Introductory Comments
Sukey Krause, MSN, CNM, FACNM
Sharon Holley, DNP, CNM, FACNM
8:45 Midwifery in the 21st Century
Holly Powell Kennedy, PhD, CNM, FACNM, FAAN
10:15 Estimating the Financial Impact of Reducing Primary Cesareans
Susan DeJoy, PhD, CNM, FACNM
11:30 Increase Your Scope of Practice: Midwifery Use of Misoprostol and Mifepristone for Miscarriage and Abortion Care
Angela Ferrari, MS, CNM
1:45 The Provider's Challenge: Trauma Informed Care in the Childbearing Year
Connie Breece, MSN, CNM
3:00 Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle
Emily Negoski, PhD
4:15 Questions and Answer, Wrap Up and Evaluation
4:20 Tour of the Midwifery House
5:00 Anniversary Celebration at Hadley Farms Meeting House
Connie Breece, MSN, CNM, Med*
Certified Nurse Midwife
South Shore Hospital
Sukey Krause, MSN, CNM, FACNM*
University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate
Director, Midwifery Education Program
Baystate Midwifery and Women’s Health Department of Ob/Gyn
Baystate Medical Center
Emily Negoski, PhD*
Holly Powell Kennedy, PhD, CNM, FACZNM, FAAN*
Helen Varney Professor of Midwifery
Yale New Haven Hospital
Susan DeJoy, PhD, CNM, FACNM*
Assistant Professor, OB/GYN
University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate
Baystate Midwifery Education Program
Staff and faculty
Baystate Midwifery & Women’s Health
Angela Ferrari, MS, CNM*
Boston Medical Center
The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.
*None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this education event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by, or used on, patients.
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
- 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 6.25 ANCC Contact Hours
- 6.25 BCIPE Instructional Hours
All others: $110.00
|This course opens for enrollment on:||Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:00pm|
|In order to receive credit, the evaluation must be completed by:||Fri, 05/29/2020 - 11:59pm|
We appreciate your business and sincerely wish to meet your educational needs. We understand that the schedule of a busy professional, like yourself, is subject to change. Therefore, we have included information about our refund/cancellation policies for your convenience below.
If you must cancel, telephone Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education at 413-322-4242 and follow your call with a written/email request. All cancellations will incur a $25.00 fee. Please note that we cannot refund cancellations received less than two weeks (10 business days) before the program date.
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