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Cairns Midwifery Conference

  • : Cairns QLD 4870
Overview

Modern midwifery is increasingly demanding. Rapid social changes and new evidence are affecting the way that midwives practice. Attend this program to explore some of these challenges. Includes:

  • How to protect yourself when violence is lurking
  • Impact of mental health on the provision of holistic midwifery care
  • Substance abuse and pregnancy
  • Evidence-based pain management in labour
  • Breast feeding troubleshooting
  • Diabetes during perinatal period
  • Psycho-pharmacology during pregnancy and breastfeeding
  • Clotting conditions relating to pregnancy
  • And time to catch up with your midwife friends
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The Goal Need for Program

In recent years birthing has increased in Australia. It is inevitable that there are gaps in the knowledge of many midwives in relation to latest research and the emerging issues that face them in the current practice setting. The context in which midwives practice is increasingly complex and making demands on the ever-expanding scope of practice. The link between education and the provision of quality care to mothers and their babies is indisputable. A broad range of education relating to contemporary midwifery practice will assist in closing gaps in knowledge and practice.

Purpose of Program

This conference provides a broad range of education relevant to midwifery practice that will enhance the provision of quality care to mothers and babies.

Your learning outcomes:

Apply evidence-based knowledge about several clinical aspects of midwifery care including breastfeeding which will improve the health and safety of mother and baby

Monitor the mother and baby during the perinatal period taking into consideration conditions that impact on best possible outcomes

Deliver compassionate care to a woman who has challenges associated with the perinatal experience

Provide midwifery care that is mindful of personal safety for yourself, a mother and her baby

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Title
Cairns Midwifery Conference
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Location
Type
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Provider Type
RTO
Duration
11 hours
Start Date
31-Aug-2017
End Date
01-Sep-2017
CPD
11 hours
Fees
$572.00 (two days)
Location
Cairns QLD 4870
Venue
Cairns DoubleTree by Hilton, 121-123 The Esplanade and Florence Street
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