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Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Provider Course – April 17, 2021

April 17 @ 7:30 am - 6:00 pm

$70 – $400

This event is sold out – only open to those who have already registered to obtain materials

Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Provider Course is an evidence-based, interprofessional and multidisciplinary training program that equips the entire maternity care team with skills to effectively manage obstetric emergencies.  This comprehensive course encourages a standardized team-based approach amongst physicians, residents, nurse midwives, registered nurses and other members of the maternity care team to improve patient safety and positively impact maternal outcomes.

Overall Course Objectives:

  1. Discuss methods of managing pregnancy and birth urgencies and emergencies, which standardizes the skills of practicing maternity care providers.
  2. Demonstrate content and skill acquisition as evidenced by successful completion of online course examination, skills workstations, and group testing stations.
  3. Provide safe team leadership through various emergency obstetric scenarios.
  4. Demonstrate effective team communication strategies focusing on patient safety.

CME & CNE Information:

The AAFP has reviewed ALSO Provider Course and deemed it acceptable for up to 8.75 Live AAFP Prescribed credit.  Term of Approval is from 4/17/2021 to 4/17/2021.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Academy of Family Physicians is approved as a Provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing.  This course offering is approved for 10.50 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, or LPN relicensure.  Kansas State Board of Nursing Provider number:  LT0278-0312.  This is an advanced level course and my not be suitable for all general continuing nursing education.

Course Pre-Work:

Learners will be provided an email with a link and course code to the online portion of the ALSO Provider Course.  Content consists of a pre-test; recorded lectures; online case studies; recorded workstation demonstrations; post-test and a course evaluation.  After completion of the evaluation the learners must claim credit to show as ‘Complete’ in the Sponsor’s Course Dashboard and to qualify to attend the Live Course.

After the Live Course:

The ALSO Course Sponsor is responsible for submitting the post-course Dashboard within one week after the Live course.  After this submission, the Learners will receive an e-mail with a link which will direct them to their AAFP account where they will find their Letter of Participation and Wallet Card.  Only Learners who successfully complete both the online and the live portion of the course will receive ASLO Provider status and a wallet card stating the status and expiration date.

For complete program brochure, click HERE.


CJFHC Member Hospitals:  Capital Health System, CentraState Medical Center, Community Medical Center, Hunterdon Medical Center, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Monmouth Medical Center, Ocean Medical Center, Raritan Bay Medical Center, Riverview Medical Center, Rutgers RWJ University Hospital-New Brunswick, Rutgers RWJ University Hospital-Somerset, Saint Peter’s University Hospital, Southern Ocean Medical Center


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April 17
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
$70 – $400


Community Medical Center
99 NJ-37
Toms River, NJ 08755 United States
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