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obstetric

[äb′ste·trik]
(medicine)
Of or pertaining to obstetrics.
Of or pertaining to pregnancy and childbirth.
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Lisa Greenhill is the former Legislative Manager for the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN).
In the January 2012 issue of the Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing (JOGNN), a joint statement was issued from Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN), American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM), American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOOG), and Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM).
These recommendations are supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM) and the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric & Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN).
Sponsor: Indiana Section, Association of Women's Health Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, Methodist Hospital #3308, Indianapolis.
BALTIMORE, MD -- The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) today presented the AWHONN Award of Excellence in Education to Judith Komives Harris, EdD, ARNP.
The report card is endorsed by national health groups such as the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Association of Women's Health Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, the National Business Group on Health and the American Benefits Council.
The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) recently published their position statement, "Nursing Support of Laboring Women" which identifies labor support as a powerful nursing function and a vital component to achieving improved birth outcomes (2011).
The report card is also supported by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Association of Women's Health Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, the National Business Group on Health, the American Benefits Council and dozens of other businesses and maternal and infant health organizations.
For more detailed information about the process of developing EBP guidelines, a valuable resource is a 1998 publication by the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses, Achieving Consistent Quality Care: Using Evidence to Guide Practice, which can be obtained through the organization at (800) 673-8499 or http://www.
The establishment of uniform documentation will meet standards of care practices from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Academy of Pediatrics and the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses.
The Air Bag & Seat Belt Safety Campaign and NHTSA are conducting aggressive outreach to new and expectant parents through organizations like the American Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses; the American College of Nurse-Midwives; Lamaze, the American Association of Health Plans; the National Association for the Education of Young Children; the National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies; the National Association of WIC Directors; and many others.
Focusing on these patient safety issues and more, Precision Dynamics Corporation (PDC), the global leader in automated wristband identification, will be demonstrating its mother-infant wristband solutions at the Association of Women's Health Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) Conference at the Los Angeles Convention Center, June 22nd - 24th, booth #334.

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