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Maternity Nursing and Care of the Childbearing Family Course

Contribute to the safe arrival of new life and create lasting positive impact on families by mastering the complexities and unpredictability of childbirth and maternal health

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Start the course on maternity nursing and care of the childbearing family

with Jacquelyn McMillian-Bohler, PhD, CNM

Helping new life come into the world and providing skilled and compassionate care for the childbearing family is very fulfilling and can have a lasting positive impact on families. However, maternity nursing also comes with unpredictable complications and emergencies requiring swift clinical decision-making, which can be daunting.

This course covers the key topics of maternity nursing: women’s health including understanding the menstrual cycle, the assessment and attending of a patient’s pregnancy, what to check for in the initial visit), and the main nursing tasks in antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum care, such as how to evaluate a mother in active labor and what to observe in fetal monitoring. Additionally, Certified Nurse-Midwife Dr. McMillian-Bohler will explain newborn assessment, nutrition, and complications, as well as how to provide support around perinatal loss.

An adaptive learning algorithm, downloadable Cheat Sheets, and a NCLEX-style Qbank are part of the learning platform, boosting retention and understanding. By the end of this course, you will have a comprehensive understanding of the nursing care of childbearing families, and feel ready for your exams as well as practical nursing care.

187 Video Lessons

high-yield and engaging

260+ Qbank questions

with supporting AI-tutor

Spaced-Repetition quizzes

with 475++ questions

Expert-built
Learning Path

preconfigured study plan for optimal exam preparation

56 study pages

breaking down complex Maternity + Childbearing Family topics

Diversify and optimize your learning strategy

Close your knowledge gaps and solidify your understanding of the topic with a wide array of learning tools

Comprehensive Video Library
Master core concepts with concise, easy-to-follow Video Lessons and a smart spaced review algorithm.
Downloadable Cheat Sheets
Study efficiently with key nursing concepts in a printable “at-a-glance” format.
Powerful NCLEX Qbank
Optimize your exam preparation with AI-supported, question-based learning.
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FAQs

What is nursing care of the childbearing family?

This area of nursing focuses on the care of childbearing families, including pregnancy-care and monitoring, newborn care and assessments, and guidance for new parents.

How do I study for maternity nursing?

The best way to succeed in your maternity nursing class is to combine different learning modalities:
First, deep-dive into the topics with video lessons and master the key concepts with Lecturio’s concise cheat sheets.
Next, apply what you’ve learned to practical situations by answering clinical case questions in the Qbank.
Lastly, make sure you retain information long-term by regularly reviewing your knowledge with Spaced-Repetition quizzes.

How does Lecturio's Maternity Nursing and Care of the Childbearing Family Course help me pass?

Lecturio’s Maternity Nursing course prepares you for the care of a childbearing family with numerous learning videos, Spaced-Repetition quizzes and concise Cheat Sheets. Your educators have practical clinical experience and explain even difficult topics understandably: from neurotransmitters and hormones all the way through to the stages of labor and fetal monitoring. Answering the NCLEX®-style questions prepares you to ace your exams from the start.

What's included in Lecturio's Care of the Childbearing Family Course?

Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family is a highly sensitive topic, which needs much empathy and skill. This course includes an integrative, family-centered approach to the care of child-bearing women and newborns. The focus is on normal and high-risk pregnancies, normal and abnormal growth and development, family dynamics, and the promotion of healthy behaviors in patients. The lecture series also covers every stage of pregnancy, labor and delivery, recovery, self management, newborn care, and parenting. It also includes physical and psychological care through all stages of pregnancy, childbirth and up to the first 6 weeks after birth.

Can I try content for free?

Yes! You can register your Lecturio account for free, no obligations, no credit card required. Your free account gives you access to around 20% of the full content – no time limit. If you like, you can upgrade to a paid account with full access anytime.

Can I download videos and materials?

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