Preinatal Grand Rounds:
Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing: "The Wave of the Future?"
Dr. Tovah Buikema
Wednesday, February 24
12:15 pm, Franciscan Room
Purpose: Improving the quality of care for the patient.
Target audience: Physician, nurses, pharmacists, and healthcare workers
After taking part in this activity, participants should be able to:
1) Compare the development of well-known screening tests and newly released NIPT
2) List the brand names of each test and accompanying corporation
3) Understand the basic science of various NIPT
4) Understand the limitations of each test
5) Review types of reporting offered
6) Compare the testing side by side
7) Understand where we are, and where we might be going in the world of NIPT
This activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education and CHI Health St. Elizabeth for the advancement of patient care. Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 1.0 contact hours for nurses. Nurses must attend the entire one-hour presentation in order to receive a certificate for contact hours for that session. The CHI Health St. Elizabeth Perinatal Grand Rounds is sponsored by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE). Term of approval is from this date on January 28, 2015 until January 31, 2016. The CHI Health St. Elizabeth Perinatal Grand Rounds is a knowledge-based CE activity.