The Benefits of Group Prenatal Care
Article first published online: 28 DEC 2011
© 2011 AWHONN
Nursing for Women's Health
Volume 15, Issue 6, pages 508–518, December 2011
How to Cite
Rotundo, G. (2011), Centering Pregnancy. Nursing for Women's Health, 15: 508–518. doi: 10.1111/j.1751-486X.2011.01678.x
Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Describe the CenteringPregnancy model of group prenatal care and how it differs from individual prenatal care.
- Discuss the current evidence on the CenteringPregnancy model of prenatal care and its impact on birth outcomes.
- List and describe the essential elements of the CenteringPregnancy model of group prenatal care and the skills necessary to effectively facilitate CenteringPregnancy groups.
The author has received consulting fees for facilitating workshops for the Centering Healthcare Institute. The planners of this activity report no conf icts of interest or relevant f nancial relationships. There is no discussion of of -label drug or device use in this article. No commercial support was received for this learning activity.
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- Issue published online: 28 DEC 2011
- Article first published online: 28 DEC 2011