Obstetric Epidural for Midwives

This is a free one hour training session for DHB Midwives and LMC's

Venue: Maternity, Whakātane Hospital Corner Stewart and Garaway Street

Before you can register on this course you must complete the Epidural and Spinal Anaesthesia (Obstetric) on-line course.

Click on the yellow tab below to go to our on-line login page and search for this course:

Epidural Spinal Anaesthesia

Once you have passed the pre-requisite, register onto the course (google form below).

Facilitator: Dr Heidi Omundsen, Consultant Anaesthetist

Cost:  Free


  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Risks, benefits and management of eqidural analgesia in labour
  • Emergency management of serious complications

Pump Management training can be provided at a later date which can be arranged via Vicky Beveridge - Specialty Clinical Nurse

Course Dates 2020

Course Time

only being held in Tauranga  

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Last updated: March 4, 2020