Foundations of Perinatal Nursing
This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):
Perinatal nursing encompasses care from pre-conception to three months after birth. Students explore foundational concepts pertaining to the practice of obstetrical, maternal-newborn, neonatal nursing and family-centered care. From ethical, social and cultural perspectives, students examine current perinatal issues within the Canadian health care system. Topics include the health care delivery system, childbirth/perinatal practices, family structure and support systems.
This is a hybrid course (a combination of on campus and online).