Medicine & Health - Maternity Critical Care

University College Cork


Course Name Medicine & Health - Maternity Critical Care
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code NU6167
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time, Distance, Online, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Orientation Friday 30th August 2019 09.00-18.00
Class dates for 2019/20:
Wednesday 9 Oct 2019
Wednesday 23 Oct 2019
Wednesday 6 Nov 2019
Wednesday 20 Nov 2019
Wednesday 4 December 2019
Application Date Closing Date: 5th July 2019
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Duration 6 weeks (see enrolment)
Course Fee The fee for this module is €1,00 with an application fee of €35
Entry Requirements

Expand+This module is open to Registered Midwives and Registered General Nurses ONLY, with evidence of current registration the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).

This module will not necessarily run unless minimum recruitment targets of 10 ...

Comment Practicalities
The module will be delivered in Cork University Maternity Hospital under the direction of experts in maternity critical care. Assessment consists of a Presentation, Case study and the completion of a Clinical Competency Workbook.

Applicants will be required to complete the Clinical Competency Workbook in their own work environment. Evidence of support for this learning must be available at the time of application.
Course Content

This is a module for midwives providing care to women with complex or high risk pregnancies, it is designed to advance midwives’ knowledge and skills in maternity critical care or to practice within a Maternity Critical Care setting. Und...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Topics included are as follows:

Principles of maternity critical care, pathways of care, impact of co-morbidities, recognition of deterioration of maternity patient, escalating and deescalating care, assessment, monitoring and management of child...

Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries Dr Rhona O’Connell
+353 (0)21 490 1466

For Application Queries:
+353 (0)21 490 1466
Location Venue
Cork University Maternity Hospital
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