Mastery Learning Training for Post Circumcision Caregivers (1090-003576)
CE Hours: 0.25 Session Type: Prerecorded Educational Courses Session Sub Type: Hot Topics (15 minutes)
Learning Objective 1:
Describe the steps of proper post-circumcision care of the penis Subject Component; identify the steps of caring for a newly circumcised penis Measure Component; demonstrate the steps to an observer on a manikin
Learning Objective 2:
Articulate the importance of mastery learning in patient education Subject Component; describe the components of mastery learning Measure Component; apply mastery learning to a patient education scenario
Learning Objective 3:
Content Category: Educator
This course focuses on a detailed aspect of the topic.
,Proper wound care is important following newborn circumcision to prevent complications. However, the newborn period can be overwhelming for parents. It is a time full of emotion and information overload regarding care of the baby. Consequently, parental retention of post-circumcision care instructions is low with standard methods of instruction. We used mastery learning to teach caregivers how to care for a newly circumcised penis.