Basic Concepts of Electronic Fetal Monitoring (EFM)

Emergency Department

202 S. Park St.
Madison, WI 53715

6 min Average

Basic Concepts of Electronic Fetal Monitoring (EFM)

Date & Time Location Registration
6/17/2020 - 8:00 AM Meriter Hospital, 2N Waubesa conf room
10/20/2020 - 8:00 AM Meriter Hospital, 2N Waubesa conf room near OB Triage
12/17/2020 - 8:00 AM Merital Hospital, 2N Waubesa conf room new OB Triage

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This class was designed for the beginning practitioner with limited knowledge or experience with maternal-fetal monitoring. The class will provide basic concepts and principles needed to manage the care of women and their families during the antepartum and intrapartum periods.  The class will address:

  • Issues regarding perinatal malpractice
  • Maternal-fetal physiology
  • Methods of monitoring the fetus,
  • Systematic analysis of the fetal monitor tracing
  • Documentation and communication
  • Opportunity to practice and interpret tracings

Class participants will receive a learner’s manual developed by Wisconsin Association of Perinatal Care (WAPC). A pre-test will be administered as a measure to identify knowledge level.  

Applicants who  cancel less than 7 days prior to class or fail to attend at all, may not be eligible for a refund or for credit on a future training date. Please call the Mother/Baby Care Administration office at 608.417.7491 (M-F) daytime hours or e-mail with any questions you have.

2019 Date

December 4

2020 Dates

February 20

June 17

October 20

December 17