Dates: 19 to 20 June 2024
Venue: E51 Clinical Skills Lab, Old Main Building, Groote Schuur Hospital
Time: 08h00 to 16h30

Course fees 2,500 per person

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This two day training in ESMOE for Midwives, aims to address that critical skills shortage in an effort to improve maternal and newborn outcomes.

This course was designed and will be presented by the Division of Nursing and Midwifery at UCT, in collaboration and consultation with Dr Jason Marcus in the UCT Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

Entry requirements: Registered with the South African Nursing Council as a General Nurse AND Midwife

Course content:

  • Respectful Maternity Care
  • Management of Obstetric Haemorrhage
  • Management of Shoulder Dystocia; Vaginal breech and cord prolapse and Assisted Delivery
  • Initial management of severe preeclampsia/eclampsia

A Certificate of Attendance will be issued to participants at the end of the course.

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Only participants registered for the course will be eligible to attend. Limited space available