Prepare to pass the C-EFM Exam!

  • COURSE OUTLINE:

    The C-EFM review E-Course provides a comprehensive and up-to- date review of electronic fetal monitoring based on the electronic fetal monitoring exam content outline. Interesting Case Studies will be discussed to engage learners and demonstrate fetal and maternal outcomes. Participants receive information that will not only promote certification exam success, but will also enhance clinical nursing practice.

  • CONTACT HOURS: 4.0

    Nurse Builders is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • COURSE INSTRUCTOR:

    Saralynn Gillikin is an expert clinician and educator in women's health and obstetrical nursing. She is a third generation OB nurse. She has served in a variety of roles including staff nurse, educator, faculty, and administrator. Saralyn is active in the Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nursing (AWHONN). Saralyn's passion for women's health and obstetrical nursing and the nurses who care for them translates in this course through the way she prepares participants to challenge and pass the certification exam.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Before We Get Started

    • C-EFM Review E-Course - Program Outcome, Completion Criteria, Disclosures, and Accreditation
    • Course Content Outline
    • Speaker Bio and Course Objectives
    • References
  • 2

    Session 1: Welcome, Course and Exam Overview and Test Taking

    • Handout - Session 1
    • Course and Exam Overview
    • Test Taking Techniques
    • Practice Questions: Test Taking Techniques
  • 3

    Session 2: Fetal Assessment Techniques (5 Questions) and Maternal-Fetal Physiology (10 Questions)

    • Handout - Session 2, Part 1
    • Session 2, Part 1: Fetal Assessment Techniques (5 Questions)
    • Practice Questions: Fetal Assessment Techniques
    • Handout - Session 2, Part 2
    • Session 2, Part 2: Maternal-Fetal Physiology (10 Questions)
    • Practice Questions: Maternal-Fetal Physiology
  • 4

    Session 3: EFM Terminology

    • Handout - Session 3
    • Session 3: EFM Terminology
    • Practice Questions: EFM Terminology
  • 5

    Session 4: FHR Pattern Recognition, Dysrhythmias and Other Variant Patterns

    • Handout - Session 4
    • Session 4: FHR Pattern Recognition, Dysrhythmias and Other Variant Patterns
    • Practice Questions: FHR Pattern, Recognition, Dysrhythmias, and Other Variant Patterns
  • 6

    Session 5: Pregnancy Complications and Effect on Fetal Heart Patterns

    • Handout - Session 5
    • Session 5: Pregnancy Complications and Effect on Fetal Heart Patterns
    • Practice Questions: Pregnancy Complications and Effect on Fetal Heart Patterns
  • 7

    Session 6: Adjunct Methods of Fetal Surveillance (10 Questions)

    • Handout - Session 6
    • Session 6: Adjunct Methods of Fetal Surveillance
    • Practice Questions: Adjunct Methods of Fetal Surveillance
  • 8

    Sessions 7: Professional Issues (5 Questions)

    • Handout - Session 7
    • Session 7: Professional Issues (5 Questions)
    • Practice Questions: Professional Issues
  • 9

    Course Completion Evaluation

    • Course Completion Evaluation