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After Discharge: Maternal and Infant Assessment in the Home

Jun 22, 2023 10:12:00 AM / by Brooke Kochanski

This activity will increase the ability of the nurse to perform a home visit for a new postpartum family. View program brochure


Objectives for this activity:

  • Differentiate normal and abnormal postpartum assessment findings in the new mother.
  • Formulate a plan of care for assessment of perinatal depression.
  • Examine the critical elements necessary to complete a thorough newborn assessment.
  • Discuss strategies for supporting breastfeeding in the home.
  • Identify strategies for increasing personal safety while performing a home assessment.

Who Should Attend: Nurses and other health care providers in health departments, hospitals and home health agencies who are interested in the care of childbearing families.


Registration fee for this webinar is $85 ($75 for groups of 3 or more) and you can register on our website today!


  • Amit Chandel, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Neonatal Perinatal Medicine , Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist
  • Georganna Cogburn, MSHE, RD, LDN, IBCLC, RLC
    Regional Lactation Trainer, MAHEC Regional Services, Asheville, NC
  • Mona Brown Ketner, RN, MSN, C-EFM
    Nurse Educator, Retired - Northwest AHEC


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Tags: Breastfeeding, public health, Nursing, childbearing, postpartum

Brooke Kochanski

Written by Brooke Kochanski

Marketing & Communications Specialist at Northwest AHEC

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