Surgical Skills for Midwives & Women's Health Clinicians

Aurora, Colorado
Thursday, August 03, 2017
Thursday, August 3

8:00 Registration 
8:45 Welcome and introductions

Knot-tying and suturing
9:00 Kinesthetic learning
9:10 Knot-tying techniques
9:25 Instrument handling/suturing techniques

9:45 Break

10:00 Practicing skills - Knot-tying & suturing

12:00 Lunch

The art of perineal repair
12:45 Introduction to perineal support and repair
1:00 Perineal integrity 
1:30 Perineal evaluation after childbirth
1:45 Principles of perineal repair

2:00 Break

2:15 Practicing skills - Repair techniques
4:45 Q&A / Evaluations

5:00 Adjourn


Friday, August 4 

8:30 Registration
9:00 Welcome and introductions

First Assisting with Cesarean
9:05 Midwives as surgical first assistants
9:20 Aseptic technique
9:30 Anatomy and physiology for cesarean
9:40 Woman- and family-centered cesarean
9:50 Sequence of cesarean procedure
10:00 Care of the woman undergoing cesarean

10:30 Break

10:45 Small group simulation
11:45 Q&A

12:00 Lunch

1:00 Small group simulation
3:45 Q&A, discussion / Evaluations

4:00 Adjourn






 

Contact Information

  • University of Colorado College of Nursing
    Office of Continuing Nursing Education
    Ph. 303-724-6883
    NursingCE@ucdenver.edu

Payment Instructions

  • Preferred payment method is by credit card.

    If you need to pay by check, your registration will not be confirmed until your check is received in our office.  Checks must be received by: 
    July 20, 2017.

    Make check payable to:
    Regents of the University of Colorado

    Remit payment to: 
    University of Colorado
    College of Nursing, C288-11
    13120 East 19th Ave.
    Aurora, CO 80045