Improving Maternal Morbidity and Mortality One Bundle at a Time
Gina Horne, BSN, RNC-OB
Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women
The purpose of this activity is to gain information on enhancement of the obstetrical bundles for hemorrhage, hypertension, and VTE.
- Identify standard evidence-based practice guidelines for prophylaxis and treatment of VTE during the antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum period
- Recognize the steps for implementation of the obstetric hemorrhage bundle through preparation, recognition, and response to excessive blood loss utilizing best-practice guidelines
- Recognize early warning signs, diagnostic and clinic practice guidelines for treatment, and appropriate discharge follow-up recommendations of the severe hypertension practice bundle during pregnancy and postpartum to improve maternal morbidity and mortality
1.0 Contact Hour