It is anticipated that the initial discussion response should be in the range of 250-300 words. Response posts must demonstrate topic knowledge and scholarly engagement with peers. This is not the only criteria utilized for evaluation; substantive content is imperative. All questions in the topic must be addressed. Please proofread your response carefully for grammar and spelling. Do not upload any attachments. All responses need to be supported by a minimum of one scholarly resource. Journals and websites must be cited appropriately. Citation and reference must adhere to APA format (6th Ed.)
Select ONE of the questions listed below and create a substantive initial post. Please post the question number you chose in the title of your post. (i.e. Question 2 Postpartum check)
- Review a national guideline for assessment of post postpartum depression (PPD). When is screening for PPD recommended and what are the clinical indicators? List two findings which would indicate the need for further assessment or referral.
- The 6-week post postpartum exam is a standard after childbirth. What assessment domains and anticipatory guidance are included in this office visit? List the ICD-10 and V codes which would reflect the components of this visit.