IV Therapy for Community Birth Providers

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Please register to join us at 12:00 p.m. eastern time on Wednesday, May 26 for this 60 minute online continuing education session entitled "IV Therapy for Community Birth Providers" with Sarah Hinton, CPM

"IV therapy is an incredible tool available to midwives that can serve to reduce suffering, avoid transfers, and can even save lives in an emergency.

Depending on your practice setting this skill can be difficult to maintain. This course will give you the knowledge you need to apply IV therapy in numerous antenatal, intrapartum, and postpartum situations and feel confident in the use of this tool in the midwife’s toolkit.

You will be provided with resources and a plan for building and maintaining your IV therapy skills and get dozens of pro tips that will help keep you and your clients safe, reduce mistakes, help you build confidence and improve your rate of successful IV starts.

It’s time to overcome your fear of starting IVs! You owe it to your clients to have this skill and keep it sharp. This course will get you started."

Sarah Hinton is a Certified Professional Midwife, Licensed Midwife with a Bachelor of Science in Midwifery (CPM, LM, BSM) residing in Lawrence, Kansas. "Ensuring that families are treated with respect, dignity, and kindness during some of life’s most vulnerable moments is my calling, my passion, my purpose, and my greatest joy. Midwifery captured my heart and my mind in 2010 and I have been attending births ever since. The journey has taken me to places I never dreamed, and I currently work in my home state of Kansas as well as internationally in midwifery education, research, and clinical practice. I am also an animal lover, a competitve athlete, and acro yoga enthusiast. "

This workshop will be concluded with a question and answer session as well as resources for practical skills learning. CEUs have been applied for.