Welcome to the Centre for Midwifery Education

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The centre provides continuing midwifery and nursing education and training programmes for staff in the Coombe Women and Infant University Hospital, the National Maternity Hospital and the Rotunda Hospital as well as the general requirements for midwifery education in the Dublin catchment area. The centre will also provide specialist programmes as required nationally. The education provided includes midwifery, neonatology, gynaecology and other related programmes.

CME Programme

Click on the link below to book for the upcoming programmes in the CME

Bereavement Programme for Health Care Professionals

20hr Breast Feeding Programme

Breast Feeding Programme for Maternity Care Assistants

Breastfeeding Refresher Programme

CMS/CNS Professional Update

CPR-BLS Healthcare providers

Diabetes in Pregnancy Update

Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring Workshop

Gynaecology Update for Midwives and Nurses

Haemovigilance & infection control

High Dependency Maternity Care Module

Infectious Diseases and Substance Misuse in Pregnancy

Introduction to Mindfulness

IV Medication Study Day

Leading in Uncertain times

Legal and Clinical Risk Aspects of Midwifery and Nursing Care

Making Sense of Customer Care and Complaints

Neonatal Bereavement Workshop

Neonatal Resuscitation Programme (NRP)

Neonatal Study Days-Workshop

Neonatal Update for Midwives

Patient Moving and Handling

Perinatal Mental Health programme

Perineal Repair Workshop

Peripheral Intravenous Neonatal Cannulation

Post Graduate Diploma in Nursing (Neonatal Intensive Care)

Preceptorship programme for Midwives and Nurses

Productive Ward Training

Programme in Neonatal Nursing- Principles of High Dependency and Special Care Nursing

Programme in Neonatal Nursing- Principles of Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing

PROMPT- Practical Obstetrical Multi-professional Training

Theatre Study Day

Update for Maternity Health Care Assistants

Update in Emergency Obstetric Care for Nurses working in Emergency Departments

Venepuncture and Peripheral Intravenous Cannulation

National Maternity Strategy 2016 -2026

The CME welcomes the recommendations of the National Maternity Strategy "Creating a Better Future Together National Maternity Strategy 2016-2026" published on 27th January 2016.

We particularly support the recognition of Midwifery-Supported Care as the recommended pathway of care for normal-risk women throughout pregnancy, labour and the postnatal period.

Please Click here to read the full text strategy

Essence of Midwifery Conference 2016

Click here for Videos and Presentation of Essence of Midwifery Conference 2016.