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CE: Maternal / Newborn Nursing CE-07: Prenatal / Pre-Operative Care
No. Competency Item NAC DEV COM DTE EXC
  Demonstrate knowledge and ability to assist authorized professional in preparing client for elective and emergency caesarean section:          
  • administer pre-operative medications
  • CE-07-02
  • catheterization
  • CE-07-03
  • continuous fetal monitoring
  • CE-07-04
  • ensure consent is signed
  • CE-07-05
  • frequent monitoring of vital signs as required
  • CE-07-06
  • infusion therapy
  • CE-07-07
  • observation of changes in client's condition and reporting of same
  • CE-07-08
  • pre-operative care and teaching.
  •   Demonstrate knowledge and ability to provide pre-operative / prenatal teaching as per hospital policy / procedures for elective and emergency caesarean sections:          
  • breast care post surgery
  • CE-07-10
  • care of incision post surgery
  • CE-07-11
  • deep breathing and coughing exercises
  • CE-07-12
  • discharge teaching
  • CE-07-13
  • infusion therapy and nutrition
  • CE-07-14
  • personal hygiene care
  • CE-07-15
  • referrals
  • CE-07-16
  • support of incision post surgery when mobilizing.
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