FiCare Education Module

The following education module was developed by the Mount Sinai Hospital FICare Steering Committee to provide a thorough knowledge base for all staff members who are engaged in implementing the FICare program. This program includes the following topics:

  • Introduction to the Family Integrated Care Program
  • Mentoring, Challenging Situations & Assessing Parent Readiness
  • Implementing FICare & FICare Nurses' role
  • The Role of Veteran Parents in FICare
  • Psychiatric Implications of Premature Birth on Parents
  • Having a Preterm Birth & the Mother's Health
  • Developmental Care
  • Breastfeeding Support
  • Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship