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Women's Health Training and Conferences 

These courses are constantly being updated so please check this website before attending your course.

Midwifery Council Recertification Requirements 2017 – 2020

1. Combined Emergency Skills Refresher

Incorporates maternal and neonatal resuscitation and emergency skills. 

Attendance at PrOMPT or ALSO will meet this requirement but a neonatal resuscitation update will have to be undertaken separately

1 day every year

2. Continuing Midwifery Education

A minimum of eight (8) hours per annum

3. Professional Activities

A minimum of eight (8) hours per annum

4. Midwifery Standards Review

Every 3 years (MSR Panels have discretion to change this requirement)

New midwives will be reviewed at the end of their first year of practice.

 

For more details go to the Midwifery Council website 
http://www.midwiferycouncil.health.nz/images/stories/Newsletters/December%2013%20Newsletter.pdf

Using this website to book a course

  1. Go to the month and click on course link highlighted in blue
  2. Scroll down to the "How to book & links" section
  3. Follow instructions on how to book this course

For help any time ring

Phone Beatle Treadwell 021 772 810 or email midwferyeducation@adhb.govt.nz

On-line workshops

Safeguarding Children

This is a free e-learning package which teaches about the signs and syptoms of child abuse, how to refer to CYFs and individuals responsibilities

http://safeguardingchildren.org.nz/product/elearning-basic-awareness-child-protection/?utm_source=MailingList&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=December+2015+Newsletter

Online Education on Antenatal screening for Down Syndrome & other conditions

The NSU offers on-line education for health practitioners who provide services within the antenatal and newborn screening programmes.LearnOnline.Health.nz is a vocational training resource hub for New Zealand’s community of health practitioners. There is a growing number of courses available, provided by different organisations, for health workers either studying or working in different fields of practice.

The NSU offers five eLearning Modules through LearnOnline.Health.nz.

  • Screening Principles and Practice
  • Quality Improvements in Antenatal Screening for Down syndrome and other conditions (QIASD)
  • Antenatal HIV Screening Programme (AHIV)
  • Universal Newborn Hearing Screening and Early Intervention Programme (UNHSEIP)
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening Programme (NMSP).

The NSU antenatal and newborn screening modules have been approved by the Midwifery Council of New Zealand for five professional development points per module.

  • Points are awarded after completion of the final assessment in each module with a pass rate of 80 percent 
  • The first module Screening Principles and Practice must be completed and points allocated before points can be allocated to any of the other four modules.

Immunisation Awareness on-line course

Takes aprox 4 hours

1.       Please go to www.goodfellowlearning.org.nz   

2.       Click “Join Now”

3.       Complete the registration form with your own email and a password you will remember and create your account

4.       Go to the “My Learning” page of the site (first title on green bar at the top of the page)

5.       Beneath the heading “My Cases and Courses” please click “Sponsored Learning”

6.       There is a box above the save button, enter the code: IMACMID in this box and click “Save”

7.       If necessary: Go to the “My Learning” page of the site (first title on green bar at the top of the page)

8.       Beneath the heading “My Cases and Courses” please click “Sponsored Learning”

9.       There will be a blue heading “Midwives Immunisation Update” Click this to access the course

Other Learning

One Day Workshops

Pacific Best Practice - this workshop is designed to develop skills that will improve all health workers ability to better engage with Pacific patients, families and communities and is recommended to all ADHB staff clinical and non clinical - and extremely beneficial to staff that work directly with and around Pacific.
Dates: Once monthly - last Wednesday of every month (27th July, 31st August, etc), 08.30 - 12.30. Venue: Samaria-Pacific Room, Level 1, Building 8, Greenlane Clinical Centre. All bookings are done through Kiosk. (Please note that the session will be cancelled one week prior to scheduled date if numbers are below 6).


Midwifery Emergency Skills Day (MESD) 2017 offered by AUT
Please see the attachment for dates and details on how to register.

Dates:  Friday 24th & Saturday 25th February 2017  

 

Venue:  Waipuna Hotel & Conference Centre

 

Address:  58 Waipuna Road, Mt. Wellington, Auckland 1060   

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August 2017

Expand Combined Emergency Skills Refresher for Midwives 29th August 2017

All midwives need to do this each year unless you have done the PROMPT course

Topics covered:

Maternal Collapse

Neonatal Resuscitation

Cord Prolapse

Shoulder Dystocia

Bleeding Emergencies

Expand NLS - Newborn Life Support 17th August 2017
The New Zealand Resuscitation Council Newborn Life Support course is for health professionals who provide newborn life support, including midwives and those working in neonatology.

Attendees who pass the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Newborn Life Support course are issued the NZRC Certificate of Resuscitation in Newborn Life Support.

September 2017

Expand Midwives Immunisation Course 1st September 2017
This course provides midwives with immunisation knowledge

relevant to their practice including the 2017 National Immunisation Schedule - changes from 1 July, vaccine composition, safety of vaccines in pregnancy, administration of vaccines and talking with parents about vaccines
Expand Combo 12th September 2017

This day is to keep you abreast with National Women’s health initiatives.

In the morning there is a 4 hour breastfeeding update.

These hours can be used to maintain your BFHI requirements (21 hours over 5 years) and as 4 of your required 8 hours continuing education to maintain your APC.

In the afternoon the topics for 2017 are Growth Assessment Protocol, decreased foetal movements and maternal sleep position. 

Attending for the afternoon as well brings you up to your minimum eight hours continuing education to maintain your APC. 

Expand Sexually Transmitted Infection Screening in Pregnancy 9th June2017 15th September 2017
Subjects covered include:
  • Diagnosis and management of STIs
  • Taking a sexual health history
  • How to apply knowledge and skills to practice

October 2017

Expand FSEP - Fetal Surveillance education Programme - half day refresher 25th October 2017
The FSEP Refresher program runs for 4 hours and revises the fundamental concepts of the full program. This program is a time efficient update for clinicians who have previously completed the full program and achieved a score appropriate for their position description (Scoring and Reporting of FSEP Assessment). Participants in the Refresher program also complete the FSEP MCQ assessment at the end of this session.
Expand FSEP - Fetal Surveillance education Programme - full day 24th October 2017
The FSEP Full program runs for 7 hours and provides a solid foundation of information for all clinicians involved in antenatal and intrapartum care. The Full program is structured to cumulatively build understanding. Participants in the Full program also complete the FSEP MCQ assessment at the end of the session. This is our core education program and is suited to most clinicians requiring education or an update in cardiotocography.

https://www.fsep.edu.au/What%20We%20Offer/Face-to-Face-Workshops/Full-Program
Expand Combined Emergency Skills Refresher for midwives 9th October 2017

All midwives need to do this each year unless you have done the PROMPT course

Topics covered:

Maternal Collapse

Neonatal Resuscitation

Cord Prolapse

Shoulder Dystocia

Bleeding Emergencies

November 2017

Expand BABY Study Day 16 November 2017

An interesting day chock-full of up-to-date information and skills refreshers, focussed around the neonate.

Topics include;

Non-accidental injuries, jaundice, memory-making for parents of stillborn babies, a red eye reflex refresher and neonatal encephalopathy

Book in for a day of great speakers with fascinating subject material.

Presented by

Sam Watkins

Emma McDonald

Helen Evans

Dr. Patrick Kelly/Dr Meera Raithatha

Beatle Treadwell

Jo Hegarty/Malcolm Battin

Expand PROMPT 31st March 2017 10 November 2017

PROMPT (PRactical Obstetric Multi-Professional Training) is an evidence-based multi-professional simulations day for obstetric emergencies, which is associated with direct improvements in perinatal outcomes. The focus is on improving your knowledge and practicing clinical skills and team working in a 'real-life' environment (Labour and Birthing Suite).

To cover your neonatal resuscitation, you can attend a neonatal resus simulation session with neonatologist Jo Hegarty. These are held on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month at 1300 in Labour and Birthing Suite.

December 2017

Expand NLS - Newborn Life Support 15th December 2017
We train clinicians to deliver newborn life support course to others in their region or organisation. The New Zealand Resuscitation Council Newborn Life Support course is for health professionals who provide newborn life support, including midwives and those working in neonatology.

Attendees who pass the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Newborn Life Support course are issued the NZRC Certificate of Resuscitation in Newborn Life Support.
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