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Putting the QFP into Practice Series: Pregnancy Testing and Counseling eLearning

1.50 hr
Pregnancy Testing and Counseling
CE Offered

This eLearning course provides an overview of pregnancy testing and counseling services, as described in Providing Quality Family Planning Services: Recommendations of CDC and OPA (QFP).

UPDATE: Per the 2019 Title X Regulations, non-directive pregnancy options counseling is permitted but not required. Referral for abortion as a method of family planning is prohibited. However, referral for abortion is permitted in cases of medical emergency, rape, or incest.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the primary pregnancy testing and counseling services recommended as part of core family planning services.
  • Identify key elements of quality pregnancy testing.
  • Identify key elements of a quality pregnancy counseling encounter.
  • Discuss the options available for pregnant women.

Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes

Continuing Education: 2 contact hours

There is no fee for a Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) certificate upon successful completion of this activity.

JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. is an approved provider with distinction of nursing continuing professional development by the Northeast Multistate Division, an Accredited Approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity has been approved for a total of 2 contact hours. Activity #FPNTC4.

In order to receive the full credit, participants must complete an evaluation and complete the entire eLearning course. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Last Review: September 2017
Date of Expiration: December 2020

Certificate of Completion: Yes

Other Resources in the Putting the QFP Into Practice Series

Achieving Pregnancy: Assessment, Counseling and Education Webinar
How to Begin - Determining the Client's Need for Services Webinar
Integrating Reproductive Life Planning (RLP) into Your Family Planning Session Webinar
STD Services in the Family Planning Setting—Assessment, Counseling and Education Webinar