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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the use of skin-to-skin contact for newborns to transform stress to comfort.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the evidence supporting the use of skin-to-skin (SSC) contact for newborns.
  2. Recognize outcomes for newborns and mother when SSC is used.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: MCN1115
Published: Nov/Dec 2015
Expires: 12/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Susan M. Ludington-Hoe, PhD, RN, CNM, CKC, FAAN
Categories: Neonatal , Pain Management
Specialties: Maternal-Child, Neonatal