Recognizing Urgent Maternal Warning Signs in the Postpartum Period Meeting Package

0.50 hr
Meeting Packages
Maternal Health Preconception and Preventive Health Title X Family Planning Program
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This meeting package will guide your team to take action in recognizing urgent maternal warning signs in the postpartum period. The package includes resources to facilitate a 30-minute meeting, along with steps to help you plan for post-meeting actions your agency can take.

Learning objectives:

  • Explain the importance of screening for current pregnancy and pregnancy within the past 12 months.
  • Identify at least two resources that support recognizing and responding to urgent maternal warning signs.

To prepare for the meeting:

  • Have a computer set up to view the meeting package and play the video for everyone to watch together. Or share during a virtual meeting.