EFM Review: 2019
EFM Review: 2019
October 21-22, 2019
Host: Montefiore-Nyack Hospital
Conference site near Nyack, NY
National Certification Corporation (NCC) Electronic Fetal Monitoring Subspecialty Exam option to sit the exam on site, available for qualified applicants
Fetal Physiology – NICHD Terminology
Electronic Fetal Monitoring Review: Essential Concepts for EFM Certification and Credentialing
Presented By: Rebecca Cypher, MSN, PNNP
12 hr CE:
Describe fetal-uteroplacental physiology.
Identify factors influencing fetal oxygenation.
Demonstrate knowledge of fetal heart rate pattern monitoring equipment and troubleshooting measures.
Recall elements of EFM pattern interpretation including baseline, variability, accelerations, decelerations; and uterine contraction characteristics.
State clinical interventions for EFM patterns and the related maternal-fetal physiology.
Recognize FHR dysrhythmias and variant patterns.
Discuss common complications in pregnancy that impact maternal-fetal well-being.
Review the fundamental principles of fetal acid-base status.
Explain auscultation concepts for antepartum and intrapartum utilization.
Summarize adjunct fetal surveillance methods including antepartum testing.
Critique professional and patient safety issues in EFM.
PEC recommends that health care professionals review before the continuing education seminar if you plan to test on site and review the test content listed in the NCC Candidates Guide.
Rebecca Cypher, MSN, PNNP : Featured Speaker at AWHONN National Conventions: Recently elected President-elect of AWHONN
Nurse Co-Author of Mosby’s Pocket Guide Fetal Monitoring 8th Edition
NCC and PEC are separate entities and providing the NCC exam on site is an exclusive PEC advantage to our participants.
Convenient and concise, couple the elite continuing education review and the immediate exam for improved results.
Be aware that registration for the exam is separate and includes both a Test Fee due to NCC of $160
and a Non-RefundableTest Administration fee of $25 due to PEC for taking the exam on site. A net $25 savings.
NCC exam registration must be done at least 21 days prior to the test date.