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Preventing Maternal Injury and Death

Perinatal Outreach Presents

Preventing Maternal Injury and Death
Maine Medical Center
22 Bramhall Street

Dana Center, Room 4 Portland, ME 04102

  • Define and discuss current trends and leading causes of Maternal Mortality & Morbidity

  • Explore cultural differences in postpartum care and how that relates to maternal mortality and morbidity

  • Discuss changes to current post-partum care including education to the mother and family and how that can impact maternal outcomes

  • Discuss the signs and symptoms of a patient presenting with sepsis

  • Improve early recognition of sepsis in order to avoid delays in care and


  • Discuss the treatment of sepsis and the importance of time

    Presenters are:

    Sarah Austin, RN, MSN, CNL, C-EFM and Tracey McMillan, RN, BSN, RNC,CNIV

    Two ways to participate: In person or Webinar