Please retain these PDF documents and bring to your Individual Development Plan (IDP) discussion.
Access the Perineal Care Guidelines, QHEPS intranet site via policies, Cairns & Hinterland Hospital & Health Service - Women’s Gynaecology Neonatal Procedures (see link below).
Attend a Perineal Repair Workshop. This workshop is aimed at midwives wishing to develop practical skills and theoretical knowledge of 1st & 2nd degree tears in childbirth.
Content of the workshop includes:
Complete three perineal repairs under supervision by an accredited midwife or doctor – to be documented on the Midwifery Skills Competency in Perineal Repair. Submit to the Midwifery educator - evidence of competency can then be recorded on the Trendcare education database.
Recognition of prior learning– see Midwifery Educator or NUM of Birth Suite
For further information relating to learning packages and midwifery education within CHHHS, contact:
Midwifery Educator | Women's Health Unit | Nursing and Midwifery Education & Research Unit | Cairns & Hinterland Hospital and Health Service
Email | Tel. 07 4226 6470