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In-Person Seminar

Maternal Newborn Nursing Exam Review

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In-Person Seminars |  Certification Exam Reviews |  Certifications |  Women's Health/Perinatal
Michelle Dickerson, PhD(c), RNC-NIC, RNC-MNN, RN-BC
Course Levels:
Intermediate to Advanced
2-Day Event
Not Applicable
Atrium Health Cabarrus - Concord, North Carolina



Target Audience


Course Description

Presented in lecture format, this course reviews topics for the Maternal Newborn Nursing Exam by the National Certification Corporation (NCC). Elements of the examination are discussed, followed by a review of the content. The major components include disease processes during pregnancy, maternal and fetal complications, postpartum and neonatal assessments. Practice questions are integrated throughout the presentation.

Program Learning Outcomes

This program prepares the learner to:

  • Describe the Maternal Newborn Nursing Exam, test plan and the practice requirements to sit for the exam.
  • Construct a study plan for the exam based on understanding the blueprint and domains of practice covered.
  • Identify common mistakes and pitfalls that are made during studying and testing for the exam.
  • Recall the core components covered in the exam through didactic supplementation and test questions.

Tuition Breakdown

Tuition Details

Please refer to the table below to determine your registration category.

Regisration Categories Description
General Registrant If your hospital is not listed below please select this category.
Host Registrant Atrium Health Employees

Contact Hours

ANCC Approved

ANCC Accredited Provider


Contact Hours: 12 


MED-ED, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


MED-ED, Inc. is an approved provider by the following State Boards of Nursing: Florida/FBN 50-1286 and California #CEP10453.

Course Materials


Michelle Dickerson, PhD(c), RNC-NIC, RNC-MNN, RN-BC Related Seminars and Products

Michelle has been a child health nurse for almost 20 years. She has practiced bedside at a Level 3 NICU and with mother and baby for over 10 years. She has also served as a nurse educator for maternal child health for almost 10 years. Additionally, she has been a clinical instructor for maternal child health and pediatrics and has taught courses at several state universities. Michelle graduated from the University of Phoenix with her BSN in 2007 and her MSN in Nursing Education in 2012. She is certified in high-risk neonatal intensive care nursing and in maternal child health nursing. She is part of the Academy of Neonatal Nurses, National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) and the National Association of Neonatal Nurses Education Provider Committee.

Tuition Details

Please refer to the table below to determine your registration category.

Regisration Categories Description
General Registrant If your hospital is not listed below please select this category.
Host Registrant Atrium Health Employees

Pass Guarantee

MED-ED is so confident in the quality of our programs and presenters, that we guarantee you’ll pass your certification exam or you will receive a full tuition-refund.

We want you to pass! That’s why to qualify for a refund, the exam must be taken within 35 days of the seminar date or On-Demand eLearning, DVD-ROM or Audio CD course purchase date.

To be eligible for the refund, your request must be postmarked or received by our office within 30 days of receipt of your Exam Score Report.

*Our Pass Guarantee is not offered for Institutional eLearning orders.

General Information

Tuition Includes

Program Handout, Electronic PowerPoint Slides and CE Certificate.

The Day Of

Sign-in begins at 7:30 am. The day includes a one-hour lunch (on your own), as well as a morning and afternoon break of 15 minutes each. The order of lectures presented and break times may vary according to speaker preference.

Location 4 Ways to Attend

Atrium Health Cabarrus
Hamrick Theater
Medical Arts Building
200 Medical Park Drive  
Concord, NC 28025

Teleconference location 1:
Atrium Health High Point Medical Center
Millis Health Education Center
Conference room 1-2
600 N. Elm Street
High Point NC 27262

Teleconference location 2:
Atrium Health Cleveland 
CRMC Women's Life Center 
Conference Room 201
201 East Grover Street 
Shelby, NC 28150

Teleconference location 3:
Atrium Health Navicent Medical Center
Peyton Anderson Health Education Building
777 Hemlock St.  
Macon, GA 31201


In-person: Complimentary parking available in Visitor Parking lot at Main Entrance of hospital.

Walk-In Fee

As long as space is available, you can register the day of the seminar with an additional walk-in fee of $15. Please note that only cash, money orders, credit cards and hospital checks are accepted at the door. Personal checks are not accepted.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations received in writing or by phone up to 14 days prior to the seminar will receive a Full Refund. A 10% processing fee will be charged for refunds requested less than 14 days prior to the seminar. Cancellation fee will be waived for tuition transferred to another seminar or if applied to Self-Study products. In the rare event that MED-ED must cancel, MED-ED’s liability is limited to tuition.

Hosting Hospital

Hosting Hospital

Atrium Health

Atrium Health

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Location Map

Atrium Health Cabarrus

200 Medical Park Drive , Concord, North Carolina 28025, United States
(704) 403-3000


Day 1
Date/Time: Fri, Mar 08, 2024 - 08:00A to 04:00P (EST)

Contact Hours: 6.5

Topics Covered

  • Understanding the NCC Examination
    Exam Review | Taking the Exam | Reference Review
  • Pregnancy, Birth Risk Factors and Complications 
    Antenatal Factors
  • Antepartum Risk Factors and Complications
    Hypertension | Diabetes | Cardiac Disease | Common Bacterial and Viral Infections | Anemia Deficiency and Folic Acid | Substance Abuse | Preterm Labor | Multiple Gestation
  • Fetal Assessment
    Ultrasound | Non-Stress Test | Biophysical Profile | Maternal Screenings
  • Factors Affecting Maternal/Neonatal Outcomes: Intrapartum Factors
    Significance of Fetal Heart Rate Patterns | Regional Anesthesia | Complications of Labor | Cord Gas
  • Maternal Postpartum Assessment, Management and Education
    Physiologic Changes | Physical Assessment | Nursing Care

Day 2
Date/Time: Sat, Mar 09, 2024 - 08:00A to 03:00P (EST)

Contact Hours: 5.5

Topics Covered

  • Maternal Postpartum Assessment, Management and Education (cont.)
    Physiological Changes | Physical Assessment | Nursing Care
  • Lactation
    Anatomy and Physiology | Hormonal Influences | Breastmilk Composition | Breastfeeding Complications | Newborn Feeding and Nutrition
  • Psychosocial and Ethical Issues
    Normal Parent/Infant Interactions | Perinatal Grief | Ethical Principles
  • Maternal Postpartum Complications
    Hematologic | Infection
  • Newborn Assessment and Management
    Transition to Extrauterine Life | Physical Assessment and Gestational Age Assessment | Newborn Complications