Calendar of CEU Offerings
MEAC approves Continuing Education Programs attended by professional midwives to maintain and upgrade their skills and knowledge for practice. Below is a calendar of CEU offerings throughout the US and beyond. The workshops and conferences listed have either been approved for MEAC CEUs or have applied for CEUs as indicated.
Following is a list of on-going continuing education opportunities that have been approved for MEAC CEUs.
ICD-10 FOR MIDWIVES ~ In A Nutshell! Concise, midwife specific course on ICD-10. Learn through videos and quizzes, download printable handouts of the codes most used by midwives, and ask your questions in the discussion area. 1 hour of MEAC Approved CEU credit. This coupon code will allow you to take the course for $25 (list price is $40): MEAC25 http://www.hive.thinkific.com/courses/icd-10-for-midwives-in-a-nutshell/?
MIDWIFERY SKILLS WORKSHOPS, taught by Linda “Lynn” Arnold. Sponsors can choose from the already approved workshops and courses or request their own topics. For more information, please contact Lynn Arnold at LArnold.Midwife@gmail.comor click here for more information.
THRIVING WITH HOMEOPATHY FOR BIRTHING LIFE, a practical guide for midwives and doulas, child birth educators and nurses. Approved with 40 contact hours and 4 CEUs by MEAC.
This (university-standard) comprehensive course consists of 450 pages, 40 contact hours of teaching and/or study curriculum and is presented with weekly 16 sessions (including 15 homework assignments and final research paper). It covers a full academic 16-week semester (4 months) with a midterm break. The course facilitates the student and present and future midwives, doulas, childbirth educators, nurses with an in-depth understanding of homeopathy in the field of midwifery, its philosophy, and practical application. Next to the main subject homeopathy, the student also will be able to use valuable information regarding effective herbal formulas applicable during the time of birthing life.
2016 – Spring Semester: 01/18-–05/14 $ 450 only (already half the price of a regular university course)
For more information contact: Dr. Angelika Maria Koch, D.N.M. LCH H.N.H.Ir. firstname.lastname@example.org or click here for more information.
CULTURAL COMPETENCY AND GLOBAL MIDWIFERY SKILLS SEMINAR. For more information please contact Vicki Penwell at email@example.com or click here for more information on Cultural Competency and Global Midwifery Skills Seminar.
ITEM WRITING WORKSHOP, Qualified Evaluator Workshop, Ethics and Values in Midwfery and Everyday Life, Preceptor-Apprenticehip Relationships, MANA Stats, Preparing for Midwifery Legislation, Unraveling the Mysteries of the CPM, and Charting all offered by NARM (The North American Registry of Midwives). For more information, please contact Ida Darragh at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-888-842-4784 or Click here for more information.
ADMINISTRATION OF MEDICATIONS AND IV FLUIDS FOR DIRECT ENTRY MIDWIVES. This is a hybrid course with content designed to meet state requirements for medication and IV administration by midwives. The course begins with an online study course that covers the didactic content. Upon completion of the didactic content, the participant may attend a skills workshop to practice IV starts, fluid administration and rate calculation, and administration of medications including eye ointment, vitamin K, Rhogam, Pitocin, Cytotec, and Methergine. For more information, see www.midwiferyclassroom.com
Distance Continuing Education Opportunities are also available!
To view the continuing education programs available to take from a distance, click here.