TIPS staff members provide training in the 5A's intervention free of charge at provider sites and some community resource locations. This training demonstrates the best practice guidelines, lasts about an hour, and is eligible for 2.5 Continuing Medical Education credits!
After completing the training, prenatal care providers will have the knowledge and skills to effectively intervene with their pregnant patients. TIPS staff are available to provide ongoing support and assistance.
Below are sample materials used during training:
The Northeast Tennessee Regional Perinatal Center also offers various educational programs that are eligible for Continuing Medical Education credits. Below are informational brochures with contact information for these workshops.