Fern Drillings, RN, MSN

Fern Drillings


  • Clinical Nurse Specialist at Lenox Hill Hospital training nursing staff in labor and delivery, newborn nursery, postpartum, pediatrics and NICU
  • Supervised parent education program at Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Has taught parent education and CPR classes at New York University Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, and Mount Sinai Hospitals in New York City


Fern Drillings, RN, MSN, is a certified childbirth educator and a certified CPR instructor. She has been a childbirth educator, CPR instructor and lactation consultant for over 25 years.

She has taught at the New York University School of Nursing, the Adelphi University School of Nursing, Hunter College School of Nursing and Borough of Manhattan Community College. She has lectured at many corporate and educational settings.  She is sought after speaker regarding childbirth and infant/child safety. Fern is highly recommended by New York’s leading pediatricians and obstetricians.


Fern received her Bachelors of Nursing from the University of Rochester and has a Masters of Nursing with a specialty in Women’s Health Care from the University of Pennsylvania. 

A Word From Fern Drillings, RN, MSN

I enjoy making a difference in someone’s life and in a new life every day.  I am passionate about educating women so they can become empowered to take better care of themselves and their babies by making informed decisions and taking responsibility for their own and their babies’ health. I am a resource for couples throughout the childbearing and child-rearing process—through pregnancy, delivery and early childhood. I am excited to help Verywell provide important and accurate information to expectant and couples and new parents. 

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