3250.0 Maternal-Child Health and Wellness

Monday, November 5, 2007: 12:30 PM
The Maternal-Child Health and Wellness provides intervention strategies for at risk mothers and children. These include discussion of a variety of community partnerships and innovative nursing roles.
Session Objectives: 1. Discuss public health nursing interventions to improve dental health of young mothers and their offspring 2. Identify the components of a child-parent fitness and nutrition community partnership model. 3. Describe the need for quality improvements in the structure and process of pediatric preventive health care services for children 0-3 years of age. 4. Describe the development and current status of the partnership between APHA Public Health Nursing Section and Healthy Steps for Young Children. 5. Explain strategies for assuring key public-private practice collaboration among local early childhood service providers
Joyce Edmonds, RN, MPH

12:30 PM
Roles of public health nurses to improve the dental health of low income urban mothers and their offspring
Katherine K. Kinsey, PhD, RN, FAAN, Terence Young, MA, Marie James, MHA, MHEd, Patricia L. Gerrity, CNHP, Nancy L. Rothman, EdD, RN, Mary Beth Haas, MSN, CRNP, Rita Lourie, MSN, MPH, RN, Jane Pray, MSN, Lisa Harris, MSN, MBA and Tine Hansen-Turton, MGA, JD
1:10 PM

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Organized by: Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, Maternal and Child Health

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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