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Reproductive Coercion: When Pregnancy is Not a Choice

Program Date & Time:
July 1, 2021 | Self-paced
Modality:
  • Online module
Registration Fee:
Free
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Additional Details
Instructional Hours:
1.00
Didactic Hours (AHEC Scholars):
1.00
Experiential Hours (AHEC Scholars):
0.00
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Presenter(s)
Description
This program is intended to discuss reproductive coercion and its impact on pregnancy outcomes and to identify interventions healthcare providers can implement to address reproductive and sexual coercion. This program is brought to you in partnership with New Morning Foundation, a non-profit founded to reduce unintended pregnancy within a generations time. Choose Well is the initiative to accomplish this goal. In South Carolina approximately 50% of all pregnancies are unintended. Unintended pregnancies cost almost $79 million per year The average cost of providing birth control to a woman is about $250. The average cost of a baby born on MediCaid is $13,000. This program is intended to discuss reproductive coercion and its impact on pregnancy outcomes and to identify interventions healthcare providers can implement to address reproductive and sexual coercion. CME accreditation expiration date: 7/1/2024

Keywords: reproduction coercion unwanted pregnancy

Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the difference between reproductive autonomy and reproductive coercion
  • Discuss the impact of reproductive coercion on pregnancy outcomes
  • Identify the behaviors most commonly used against women during reproductive coercion
  • Explain the interventions that healthcare providers can implement to address reproductive and sexual coercion
Disclosures
Neither I nor any member of my immediate family has a relevant financial relationship or interest with any Commercial interest producing health care goods or services.
Credits Available
  • Physicians
    Medical University of South Carolina Office of CME
    Credit Statement
    The Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • Nurses
    SC Nurses Association
    Credit Statement

    Mid-Carolina AHEC is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    This nursing continuing education activity approval # 1811-032PR-400 has been approved for 1.0 hours.

  • Non-MD/Do Providers That Require CME Certified Programs
    Medical University of South Carolina Office of CME
    Credit Statement
    The Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • SC AHEC Scholars
    Area Health Education Consortium Student
    Credit Statement
    Participation recognition only: This 1 hour(s) program is presented by SC AHEC.
  • Health Professions Students
    Area Health Education Consortium Student
    Credit Statement
    Participation recognition only: This 1 hour(s) program is presented by SC AHEC.
  • All Other Participants
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    Participation recognition only: This 1 hour(s) program is presented by SC AHEC.
  • AHEC CE
    Area Health Education Consortium
    Credit Statement
    This program provides 0.1 CEUs by Mid-Carolina AHEC and meets South Carolina AHEC Best Practice Standards.
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