BHMG Conference Series – COVID-19 and the Pregnant Patient

May 21, 2020

The obstetrical patient population presents a unique challenge during this pandemic. Professional organizations have rapidly published preliminary documents providing guidelines for the clinical care of pregnant patients with COVID-19.

Join us to hear Dr. Apollon present what Baptist Health is experiencing with this patient population and the current scientific literature about COVID-19 with regard to the pregnant patient and the guidelines for testing and management in antepartum, labor and delivery and postpartum care. 

Webcast only.  Please register for Zoom link.

Target Audience

All interested healthcare professionals including physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and, laboratory personnelrofessionals                  

Learning Objectives

  • Describe what is known about COVID-19 and the pregnant patient based on reported cases.
  • Utilize current guidelines for the management of pregnant patients in antepartum, labor and delivery and postpartum.
  • Utilize current guidelines for the management of the critically ill COVID-19 pregnant patient.
  • Implement universal screening/testing for SARS-CoV-2 in women admitted to labor and delivery.
Course Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/21/2020 - 6:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
05/21/2020 - 7:00pm EDT
United States

Katia Magalie Apollon, M.D.,
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Baptist Hospital of Miami

Katia Magalie Apollon, M.D., indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation or discussion.


Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour, CE Broker Course #20-699403 , by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit for Nurses. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
Please login or register for a Baptist Health CME account to take this course.

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