Born on Opioids

Monday, November 19, 2018
The registration period has closed for this event.

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM



Value: $80.00

Cost: $28.00 for general registrants.


Methodist Health System employees who provide their employee ID number on the registration form may take this course at no cost. NMC students can attend at no cost (they do not receive CE). Employees of Perinatal Outreach hospitals, AWHONN members, and Alumni receive 75% off of the program's value.


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Nurses and other healthcare providers that care for intrapartum and postpartum women and newborns.


The opioid epidemic has affected men and women of all demographics but have you thought about the impact on the pregnant mom and her baby? The purpose of this course is to learn the impact opioids have on both the mother and her baby during pregnancy and postpartum and current care recommendations.


Program Objectives:

  • Describe the opioid epidemic and the impact on the mother's perinatal and postpartum care.
  • Identify Strategies to support mothers with opioid addiction in labor and postpartum.
  • Outline current recommendations for care of the infant born to the mother using opioids.
  • Specify strategies to support infants experiencing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)


In order to receive continuing education hours for this event, you must meet the following completion requirements:

  • Attendance at the entire activity
  • Completion/submission of evaluation form within 30 days of the program.


Agenda Topic
4:45-5:00pm Registration
5:00-6:00pm Maternal Care Management (1.0 contact hours)
6:00-7:00pm Neonatal impact in utero and after birth (1.0 contact hours)


Continuing Education

Nurses: 2.0 contact hours awarded. MW MSD Provider Approval #NE 1019-9. Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Nebraska Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


Education: 2.0 Education hours. Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development awards educational contact hours to the disciplines listed above. Each professional is accountable to understand his or her accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.


Methodist Women’s Medical Office Building (MOB), 2nd Floor, Bernard Room
717 North 190th Plaza
Omaha, NE 68022

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Khalid Awad, MD, Neonatologist, Methodist Women’s Hospital

Hemant Satpathy, MD, FACOG, Perinatologist, Methodist Women's Hospital

Course Materials

The program agenda, disclosures, and handouts from our presenters (as they permit) will be made available here and will remain online.


Click here to open Dr. Awad's presentation


Click here to open Dr. Satpathy's presentation

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Omaha, NE 68114

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