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Fundamental Critical Care Support: Obstetrics Hosted Course

Host an FCCS: Obstetrics course and build clinician confidence in caring for critically ill and injured pregnant patients. ​

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New content! The Society of Critical Care Medicine's (SCCM) hosted Fundamental Critical Care Support: Obstetrics (FCCS: OB) course combines expert-developed presentations with interactive skill stations to build healthcare professionals' confidence in providing maternal/fetal critical care to improve patient outcomes.
Course features:
  • In-person and online learning formats
  • Expert-developed presentations and interactive skill stations
  • Pre- and posttests and companion textbook
  • Certificate of successful course completion
  • Continuing education credit hours (if offered by the course site)
  • Available in Simplified Chinese, Spanish, and Portuguese

Contact the SCCM Hosted Training Team to learn more about
bringing training to your institution. 

To receive the certificate of successful completion, course participants must attend or view all presentations, successfully complete all skill stations, and achieve a minimum score of 70% on the posttest. 

Host an FCCS: OB Course

Contact the SCCM Hosted Training Team to learn more about bringing training to your institution.

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Introducing a New Hosted Training Model

Exciting changes are here for SCCM's hosted training programs! SCCM's goal is to provide: 
  • Flexible options for course delivery and learning
  • An exceptional user experience through streamlined accessibility to course materials 
  • A simplified purchase process
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To receive a successful completion certificate, all lectures and skill stations must be completed.
  • Physiologic Changes During Pregnancy
  • Airway Management in the Pregnant Patient
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Preeclampsia/Eclampsia
  • Sepsis in Pregnancy
  • Thromboembolic Disease and Pregnancy
  • Obstetric Hemorrhage
  • Maternal Mortality and Cardiac Arrest
  • Fetal Evaluation and Fetal Concerns in the Seriously Ill Pregnant Patient
  • Nonobstetric Surgical Diseases in the Pregnant Patient
  • Pregnancy-Related Acute Kidney Injury
  • Management of Delivery and the Newborn
  • Transport of the Critically Ill Pregnant Patient
Skill Stations
  • Management of Severe Preeclampsia/Eclampsia
  • Cardiac Arrest in the Pregnant Patient
  • Urosepsis Complicated by Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Postpartum Hemorrhage
  • Delivery and Neonatal Resuscitation

Free Fundamentals Training

SCCM has funding to provide financial support for critical care training for organizations in developing or impoverished nations and underserved areas of the United States.


Individual Self-Study Options

For those seeking FCCS: OB self-study options, the online course and textbook are available for individual purchase. You can also search for a course scheduled nearby.

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