Electronic Fetal Monitoring Review, Falls Church, VA
Date: October 3-4, 2019
Seminar Site: Physicians Conference Center: 3300 Gallows Road, Falls Church, VA 22042
Plan to study with expert Rebecca Cypher, RNC, MSN, PNNP
National Certification Corporation (NCC) EFM Subspecialty Exam
option to sit the exam on site, available for qualified applicants
Fetal Physiology – NICHD Terminology. PEC recommends that you review before the seminar if you plan to test on site.
and review the test content listed in the NCC Candidates Guide.
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.
- Describe fetal-uteroplacental physiology.
- Identify factors influencing fetal oxygenation.
- Demonstrate knowledge of fetal 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 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.
Convenient and concise, couple the 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.
Meeting brochure and agenda
NCC exam registration must be done at least 21 days prior to the test date.