General Skills for the student Midwife DVD

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The General Skills for the Student Midwife DVD set is a great opportunity for student midwives to learn and review basic midwifery skills that are essential to their midwifery education. Skills are demonstrated by experienced midwives and nurses and are interspersed with real live examples of the skills described. Valuable discussions of the management of maternal and newborn vitals outside of normal range by a registered midwife are also included.

This is a MUST HAVE set for any student midwife wanting to:
1. See hands-on skills being performed over and over again.
2. Be introduced to skills before they begin practicing on clients.
3. Speedup their acquisition of specific skills.
4. Build more confidence in their performance of certain skills.
5. Be more prepared for when they begin their preceptorship.

Table of Contents:
1. Hand washing
2. Gloving and Ungloving
3. Sterile Technique
4. Sterilization of Instruments
5. Universal Precautions
6. Oxygen Set-Up – Maternal and Newborn
7. Basic Treatment of Shock (allopathic and non-allopathic methods)
8. Maternal Temperature Assessment (with explanation and management of outside normal range)
9. Maternal Pulse (with explanation and management of outside normal range)
10. Maternal Respiratory Assessment (with explanation and management of outside normal range)
11. Maternal Skin Assessment
12. Use of Stethoscope & Blood Pressure cuff/Maternal Blood Pressure (with explanation and management of outside normal range)
13. Eye exam
14. Ear exam
15. Intramuscular Injection – Maternal and Newborn 16. Newborn Temperature Assessment (with explanation and management of outside normal range
17. Newborn Pulses (with explanation and management of outside normal range)
18. Respiratory Assessment of the Newborn (with explanation and management of outside normal range)
19. Apgar Scoring Assessment
Presenters include:

  • Lainna Wheatley BScM MScM Elizabeth Herman RN CBE Norma Hillsman RN MSN APRN BC FNP Louann Janicki RN MSN BC FNP Barbara Barta RM
    Film Content Consultants include:
  • Jodie Palmer President MCU Richelle Jolley, CTM, CPM Sonia Ochio CPM Suzanne Smith CPM LDEM Jacqueline Wachell DIA