Presented in lecture format, this course reviews topics for the National Certification Corporation (NCC) Examination “Inpatient Obstetrics.” Elements of the examination will be discussed, followed by a review of the content. Pictures, ani-mation and graphics will be utilized to enhance the presentation. The major components include disease processes dur-ing pregnancy, fetal evaluation, application of fetal monitoring for the laboring client and postpartum and neonatal assessments. Practice questions will be integrated throughout the content.
Program Learning Outcomes
This program prepares the learner to:
• Describe the Inpatient Obstetric Nursing Exam, test plan and the practice requirements to sit for the exam.
• Develop a study plan for the exam based on understanding the blueprint and domains of practice covered.
• Identify common mistakes and pitfalls that are made during studying and testing for the exam.
• Recall the core components covered in the exam through didactic supplementation and test questions..