Nursing Education and Professional Development

Inpatient Obstetric Nursing Certification Review Course, November 3 & 4

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Thursday and Friday, November 3rd and 4th, 2016


8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Registration will begin at 7:30am both days


Specific classroom location to be provided with registration confirmation to be sent two weeks prior to class date.

Course Description
Presented in lecture format, this course reviews topics for the National Certification Corporation (NCC) Examination "Inpatient Obstetrics."  Elements of the examination will be discussed, followed by a review of the content.  Pictures, animation, and graphics will be utilized to enhance the presentation.  The major components include disease processes during pregnancy, fatal evaluation, application of fetal monitoring for the labouring client, and postpartum and neonatal assessments.  Practice questions will be integrated throughout the content.

Program Learning Outcomes
This program prepares the learner to:

  • Describe the Inpatient Obstetric Nursing Exam, test plan, and the practice requirements to sit for the exam.
  • Construct a study plan for the exam based on understanding of the blueprint and domains of practice covered.
  • Identify common mistakes and pitfalls that are made during studying and testing for the exam.
  • Recall the core components covered in the exam through didactic supplementation and test questions.


Attendance at both days will earn 13 contact hours.

VUMC Staff
VUMC Staff
Non-VUMC Staff
Non-VUMC Staff
Cost No Cost to VUMC Staff

$250 for both days, $175 for only one day
(Cost includes program manual and Contact Hours Certificate)

Registration Click to register in LMS (or search Inpatient Obstetric in the Learning Exchange) Non-VUMC Staff, click here to register

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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