Decision-Making in Pregnancy: Ethical Issues_Enduring
The purpose of this program is to explore current perinatal ethical issues in the context of life-limiting fetal diagnoses such as trisomy 18. Perinatal palliative care will be introduced and discussed as it relates to the ethical issues.
There is no educational content to this course. This course is designed to supplement training that has already occurred. This course is designed to only administer the post-test and collect CME evaluations.
Nurses, Social Workers, Health Coaches and Registered Dieticians
- Recall current perinatal ethical issues as well as limitations of classic approaches, such as the “problem with autonomy in fetal medicine”
- Discuss “life-limiting fetal diagnoses” such as trisomy 18 and how these diagnoses help to frame the perinatal ethical discussion
- Define and explain the concept of perinatal palliative care and discuss how it can provide structure for navigating complicated pregnancies
- Recall recommendations to bioethicists and health care providers for navigating challenging perinatal ethical cases
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 1.00 Attendance
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