{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Emergency Preparedness in Obstetrics: Meeting Unexpected Key Challenges

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To identify challenges that impact perinatal patients during disasters,while also providing strategies and recommendations for emergency preparedness, particularly for obstetric triage.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recall the background information helpful for understanding disaster readiness procedures as well as the disaster's impact on perinatal health and complications.
  2. Outline how one would prioritize and plan the assessment, triage, and care of perinatal women during and after a disaster.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: JPNN0719A
Published: Jul/Sep 2019
Expires: 9/3/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Melissa J. Maher, MSN, RN