Joint Webinar with Nursing SIG and Leadership and Management SIG
Competency Framework for Fertility Nursing
December 7th, 2022 from 3:00 - 4:00 PM EST on Zoom Webinar
Join us for an overview of the joint CFAS-ASRM Competency Framework for Fertility Nursing. The webinar will go through the developmental process of the framework, the intention of the framework's use, and a review of the framework itself. The webinar will also include an open discussion about clinic orientation and ways to implement the CFAS-ASRM Competency Framework for Fertility Nursing into practice.
Eileen McMahon, a Nurse Practitioner at Hannam Fertility Centre in Toronto, Ontario. She graduated from the University of Toronto with a baccalaureate and Master’s degree in Nursing as well as a post-Master’s Nurse Practitioner Diploma. She holds a Clinical Appointment as an Adjunct Lecturer in the Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, holds specialty certification in Perinatal Nursing from the Canadian Nurses Association, and is a certified Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner. Eileen served on the Canadian Fertility & Andrology Society Board of Directors from 2016-2021 and was their first nurse President from September 2019 to September 2020. Eileen has dedicated herself to identifying best practices for the delivery of outstanding healthcare in an empathetic and inclusive manner. She has a particular interest in fertility preservation.
Danielle Dubois, the Operations Director at the Ottawa Fertility Centre (OFC), is directly responsible for the Clinical, Administrative Services, IT, Facilities, and Human Resources Services and Managers. She is active in the centre’s research program, Patient Safety and Operation Committee, and co-chair of Patient Experience. Her most recent co-authored publication is “Exploring Cisgender Women’s Experiences of Reproductive Loss After In Vitro Fertilization.” Ms. Dubois has held a career in reproductive health for over 16 years. She has a Bachelor of Nursing Science degree from Queen’s University, a Master of Health Studies degree from Athabasca University, and a Business Administration Certification from York University. Ms. Dubois joined Accreditation Canada in 2016 as a surveyor. She is an active member of the CFAS NSIG & ASIG and is on the board of directors for Fertile Future.
The learning objectives of this webinar are:
Describe the development and intention of the Competency Framework for Fertility Nursing
List the core competencies provided in the Framework and identify related subcategories
Facilitate the implementation of this Framework into practice
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