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 Start Date: 7th October 2020
Application Date Closing Date: 24th July 2020
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Duration 6 weeks (see enrolment)
Course Fee The fee for this module is €1,000 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).

A letter from the Director of Midwifery/Nursing to provide evidence of support...


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.


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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