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quality improvement, perinatal care, postnatal care, maternal health services, patient care, perinatal death, maternal death, pregnancy complications
Congenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities | Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications | Medicine and Health Sciences | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Speaker: Debra Bingham, DrPH, RN, FAAN – Executive Director of the Institute for Perinatal Quality Improvement
This enduring material is designed to discuss improvements to postpartum education to reduce morbidity and mortality.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
- Describe the leading causes and trends in pregnancy-related morbidity and mortality.
- Describe why it is recommended that standardizing the education mothers receive about postpartum complications and symptoms.
HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Debra Bingham, DrPH, RN, FAAN, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: February 20, 2019
Expiration Date: February 20, 2021
Bingham, Debra, "Improving Postpartum Education" (2019). Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2.