Decreasing Unintended Pregnancy Among Homeless Women
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Beginning*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
This CE course provides insight for health care professionals on understanding the impacts of unintended pregnancies and the high risk of this among homeless women. Included in the topics of focus: why family planning is an important public health issue; understanding and preventing unintended pregnancies; contraceptive use among homeless women; and provider-based barriers to contraception among women experiencing homelessness.
CEU Course Objectives
1. Discuss the negative maternal and child health outcomes that are associated with unintended pregnancy.
2. Enumerate the groups of women are at a higher risk of unintended pregnancies.
3. Explain why it is advised that clinicians routinely include LMP (last menstrual period) in the vital signs.
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