Suturing, Knot-Tying, Perineal Preservation and Repair, and First Assistant...

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Midwifery at Green Landing

Midwifery at Green Landing, East Boothbay, ME

15 Tharpe Ln.

East Boothbay, ME 04544

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This series of 3 workshops builds on core midwifery skills for suturing, prevention and repair of birth lacerations, and expands to include acting as the surgical first assistant for cesarean. Because of our exclusive midwifery focus, cesarean prevention is part of this workshop. The workshop is held over 2 days, and the tickets with housing include on site co-housing for 3 nights.

This workshop is limited to 8 participants.

Time Summary – Session One

8:45 Networking and Check-in

9:00 Welcome and introduction

9:05 Refining one’s suturing skills

9:15 Sutures and Instruments

9:30 Instrument handling and suturing techniques

9:50 Break

10:00 Suturing techniques and their uses

10:50 Indications and effects of techniques

11:15 Knot-tying techniques

11:55 Conclusion and evaluations

12:00 LUNCH (provided)

Time Summary – Session Two

12:45 Networking and Check-in

12:55 Welcome and introductions

1:00 Fostering perineal integrity

1:20 Anatomy, lacerations, and episiotomy

1:30 Wound assessment; mapping a repair plan

1:45 Principles of repair

2:00 Break

2:10 Repair techniques by tissue type

2:45 Continuous suture technique for second-degree laceration repair

3:25 Interrupted 3-layer technique for second-degree laceration repair

4:00 Repair challenges and problem-solving

4:40 Self-assessment of knowledge and competency

4:45 Workshop debriefing

4:55 Evaluations

5:00 Workshop ends

Time Summary - Session Three

8:30 Check-in and continental breakfast

8:55 Welcome and introductions

9:00 Setting the stage for perioperative midwifery practice

9:15 Principles and practices of safe surgical care

9:40 Instrumentation for cesarean

10:00 Obstetrical surgical anatomy & physiology

10:15 Break

10:30 Pre-operative history and related physical exam

10:45 Woman- and family centered surgical care

11:00 Surgical first assistant skills and techniques for cesarean

12:00 LUNCH (provided)

1:00 Coordination of skills with the surgeon; mentored cesarean simulation

4:00 Simulation debriefing and discussion

4:15 Post-operative assessment and care

4:30 Expanded professional practice: Competency, credentialing, billing

4:40 Self-assessment, learning plan, and wrap up

4:54 Evaluations

5:00 Distribution of CEU certificates


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Midwifery at Green Landing

Midwifery at Green Landing, East Boothbay, ME

15 Tharpe Ln.

East Boothbay, ME 04544

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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