Maternal Health in Illinois: Key Findings and Potential Impact of COVID-19

Details
Date:

February 22

Time:

05:30 pm - 07:30 pm

Organizer

Chris Emmons

Email: Christine.emmons@hshs.org

Maternal Health in Illinois: Key Findings and Potential Impact of COVID-19

Live Webinar

February 22, 2022 (1730-1930)

 presented by:

Amanda Bennett, PhD, MPH

CDC Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Program

Assignee to the Illinois Department of Public Health

Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology and Biostatistics

02.22.2022 Flyer with Registration Link

This presentation will describe the most recent Illinois Maternal Morbidity and Mortality Report released by the Illinois Department of Public Health in April 2021. It will describe the key findings as related to chronic disease among birthing persons, severe maternal morbidity and maternal mortality for Illinois residents. The presentation will also describe the Illinois process for reviewing pregnancy-associated deaths that is used to identify contributing factors to the death and develop recommendations for clinical practice, public health programs, and health policy. The presentation will end by sharing information about what is currently known about how maternal health has been impacted by COVID-19 and the circumstances of the pandemic.

 

Cost:  FREE

Registration Linkhttps://my.awhonn.org/nc__event?id=a0l5b00000CgrexAAB        

 

1730 – Registration and sign in

1740 – AWHONN Illinois update

1755 – Speaker Introduction

1800 – 1930 Webinar presentation, Discussion / questions, Evaluation

 

Continuing Education:

This activity will provide 1.5 contact hours. 

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  (OBN-001-91). 

 

Disclosures:

There is no conflict of interest for anyone with the ability to control content for this activity.

Criteria for Successful Completion:

 

  • To receive CE credit, participants must attend the entire program and submit a completed evaluation form.

 

Contact: Chris Emmons:  Christine.emmons@hshs.org for more information regarding this activity.

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