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(PLEASE SEE IMPORTANT CHANGES TO CONTINUITY OF CARE DOCUMENTATION-Page updated 1/7/13)

 

Guidelines for Documentation of Clinical Experiences on Client Charts

How to Complete NARM Skills & How to Complete Clinicals: NCM Handbook/Catalog (ASM Clinical Section)

PLEASE NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT SEND YOUR CLIENT CHARTS TO NCM. WE DO NOT REQUIRE THESE IN YOUR STUDENT FILE. INSTEAD, CLIENT CHARTS FOR NARM CONTINUITIES OF CARE MUST BE SENT DIRECTLY TO NARM WITH YOUR NARM EXAM APPLICATION, NOT TO US.

Clinical Record Forms:
Students enrolled BEFORE 2013 AND taking the NARM Exam before 2015 can continue using the current clinical forms below: Change Students enrolled AFTER January 1, 2013 AND all students taking the NARM Exam AFTER January 1, 2015 ARE REQUIRED to complete the new clinical requirements below:
Duration of Clinical Experience (minimum 1 year) +1 year Duration of Clinical Experience (minimum 2 years)
    INSTRUCTIONS
    Form #12: CLINICAL REQUIREMENTS SUMMARY SHEET
OBSERVER   OBSERVER
0 +10 Form #1: 10 Births as an Observer (all births must have been within 10 years of taking the NARM exam)
ASSISTANT UNDER SUPERVISION  

ASSISTANT UNDER SUPERVISION

0 +25 Form #2: 25 Prenatals Exams as Assistant (including 3 Initial Prenatals) 
20 Labor Assists = Form #3: 20 Births as Assistant (At least 18 of the 20 Births as Assistant completed prior to starting Form #9: Births as Primary)
0 +20 Form #4: 20 Newborn Exams as Assistant
0 +10 Form #5: 10 Postpartum Exams as Assistant
PRIMARY UNDER SUPERVISION   PRIMARY UNDER SUPERVISION
30 Well Woman = Form #6: 30 Well Woman/Family Planning as Primary Under Supervision
20 Initial Prenatals = Form #7: 20 Initial Prenatals as Primary Under Supervision
55 Prenatals = Form #8: 55 Prenatals as Primary Under Supervision
20 Delivery of Newborn & Placenta as Primary +5 Form #9: 25 Births as Primary as Primary Under Supervision 
20 Newborn Exams = Form #10: 20 Newborn Exams as Primary Under Supervision
40 Postpartum Visits to Mother & Baby = Form #11: 40 Postpartum Exams as Primary Under Supervision
NARM Skills Form = NARM SKILLS FORM

NARM Continuity of Care Form 200 All of these 3 Births as Primary Under Supervision must include Full Continuity, including 4 prenatal visits, birth, 1
newborn examination, and 1 postpartum examination as primary or primary under supervision. Only approved NCM Preceptors may sign this form in the spaces marked "Witness."
(please check NARM's website for the most up-to-date forms: http://narm.org/equivalency-applicants/meac-download-application-forms/ )

 

+2,

and an additional MEAC form for each birth listed on the NARM form 200 (NEW update 1/7/13).

NARM Form 200: Continuity of Care: All of these 5 Births as Primary Under Supervision must include Full Continuity. Each must include 5 prenatals spanning 2 trimesters, the birth, newborn exam, and 2 postpartum exams.  Only approved NCM Preceptors may sign this form in the spaces marked "Witness." (please check NARM's website for the most up-to-date forms: http://narm.org/equivalency-applicants/meac-download-application-forms/)

NEW ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENT as of 1/2013:

MEAC Continuity of Care Documentation Form (please complete one of these forms for each of the 5 Continuity of Cares listed on the NARM form 200)

These documentation forms are to be used in lieu of the client charts for the applications of students in MEAC-accredited programs. This form has been accepted by NARM and therefore will now be required by MEAC for all students.
This new form contains the new NARM requirements for continuity of care.
Please note that the NARM applications office reserves the right to request verification (audit) of any information submitted with student applications, including charts of the continuity of care clients.

NARM Out of Hospital Birth Form 204 10 of the Births as Primary Under Supervision must be in an out of hospital setting, and must occur within 3 years of taking the NARM Exam.   Only approved NCM Preceptors may sign this form in the spaces marked "Witness."(please check NARM's website for the most up-to-date forms: http://narm.org/equivalency-applicants/meac-download-application-forms/ ) = NARM Form 204: Out of Hospital Birth: 10 of the Births as Primary Under Supervision must be in an out of hospital setting, and must occur within 3 years of taking the NARM Exam.   Only approved NCM Preceptors may sign this form in the spaces marked "Witness."(please check NARM's website for the most up-to-date forms: http://narm.org/equivalency-applicants/meac-download-application-forms/ )
  new form NARM Form 102: Birth Experience Background (please check NARM's website for the most up-to-date forms: http://narm.org/equivalency-applicants/meac-download-application-forms/ )
NCM students are NOT required to complete NARM Form 230: Out of Country Birth Sites.   NCM students are NOT required to complete NARM Form 230: Out of Country Birth Sites.