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Course Title Provider Hours Cost
Hepatitis C Among Homeless Individuals

A major public health problem in the United States and worldwide, the hepatitis C virus (HCV) is the leading cause of death from liver disease and the principal indication for liver transplantation in the United States. This CEU course provides nurses...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs FREE
Helping Employees with Anxiety and Depression

Research presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests that millions of Americans, across the country, are suffering from depression and/or anxiety. Therefore, it should be no surprise to health care professionals that thei...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Fragile X Syndrome

Patients suffering from Fragile X syndrome may have special needs and requirements. Therefore, it is essential for health care professionals to effectively identify those patients with Fragile X syndrome to ensure the safe and effective administration ...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Autism: Identification and Treatment

The number of individuals with diagnosed autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is on the rise. As a result, it has become essential for health care professionals to possess insight into ASD to best serve patients. This course will review information regarding...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Dementia and Sexual Behavior

Dementia and dementia associated inappropriate sexual behavior may be common among older adult patients. Therefore, health care administrators and health care professionals should be familiar with both dementia and dementia associated inappropriate sex...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Resolving Employee Grievances

Employees have specific rights in the workplace, which are protected by law. If an employee believes his or her rights have been violated, he or she may submit a formal employee grievance to his or her employer. To help manage and resolve formal employ...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Research indicates the prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be on the rise. Thus, it is essential for health care professionals to possess insight into ADHD to best serve patients. This course will review information regard...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect

Research indicates child abuse and neglect can have long-term effects on a child's health and future. Thus, it is imperative that efforts are made to prevent child abuse and neglect. This course reviews strategies and approaches to prevent child abuse ...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Mental Health Disorders: Identification and Treatment

In the current landscape of health care, the prevalence of mental health disorders appears to be on the rise. Thus, it is essential for health care professionals to possess insight into mental health disorders to best serve patients. This course will p...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Trauma Specific Services in Behavioral Health

Course Description

This CE course for psychiatric technicians covers various treatment approaches designed specifically to treat trauma-related symptoms, trauma-related disorders, and specific disorders of traumatic stress and provides a brief ov...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Anger Management - A CBT Approach

This CE course describes a 12-week cognitive behavioral anger management group treatment. Each of the 12 90-minute weekly sessions is described in detail with specific instructions for psychiatric technicians, including key conceptual components of th...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Reducing the Stigma of Mental Illness

Unfortunately, in today's global culture there are stigmas associated with mental illness that often prevent the treatment and care of those in need. In an attempt to reduce the stigmas associated with mental illness, various countries have initiated a...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Processing and Treating Mentally Ill Criminal Offenders: Current Practices

Individuals with mental illness are overrepresented in the U.S. criminal justice system, and many prisons and jails are not equipped to effectively handle this growing population. The purpose of this intermediate level continuing education course, deve...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Behavioral Health Treatment for Major Racial and Ethnic Groups

This CE course proposes strategies for the psychiatric technician to help them engage clients of diverse racial and ethnic groups, who can have very different life experiences, values, and traditions, in treatment. The major racial and ethnic groups i...

cheapnursingceus.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
A Framework for Trauma and a Trauma-Informed Approach

The need to address trauma is increasingly viewed as an important component of effective behavioral health service delivery. The purpose of this CEU course is to develop a working concept of trauma and a trauma-informed approach and to develop...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
A Comprehensive Approach to Address Substance Use in America

Millions of Americans across the country suffer from substance misuse and research shows substance misuse rates are on the rise. Recent changes in health care policies and laws have integrated substance use treatment with general health care. This shi...

cheapnursingceus.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Responding to Patients Who Have Been Sexually Abused

Sexual abuse, including sexual assault or rape, of children and adolescents is a major global public health problem, a violation of human rights, and has many health consequences in the short and long term. Thus, health care professionals should unders...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.75 hrs $18.75
Significant Development Changes in Bipolar Personality Disorder

In recent years, the prevalence of mental illness among various patient populations has increased. Therefore, health care professionals should possess a strong foundational knowledge of mental illness to best serve their patients. This CEU examines a t...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.25 hrs $11.25
Well Body: A Toolkit for Healthcare Providers

Course Description

Research indicates that obesity contributes to many health problems, including heart disease, diabetes, and some types of cancer. Obesity can also contribute to a lower quality of life, mental health conditions, costly medical ...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Suicide Prevention

Evidence presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests that in the United States, there is approximately one suicide death every 12 minutes. Evidence also suggests suicide rates are on the rise, which is leading researchers...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.25 hrs $11.25
Immunization Schedules and Common Side Effects

Vaccines can protect individuals from deadly diseases, and they can help prevent the spread of infectious agents across the planet. Due to the importance of vaccines, health care professionals should ensure patients receive relevant vaccines, while wor...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Identifying and Managing Epilepsy and Seizures

Epilepsy is a disorder that can lead to seizures, debilitating complications, and even death. Therefore, patients suffering from epilepsy must receive effective care. The question is, how can health care professionals effectively care for patients suff...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
COVID-19: An Update for 2021

The Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is an ever-evolving threat to the United States health care system. Thus, health care professionals must remain up to date on relevant COVID-19 information. With that in mind, this course provides up to ...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
The Impact of Preterm Birth

Preterm births can impact preterm babies, as well as the parents of preterm babies. The question is, what is the impact of preterm births? This course will answer that very question, while providing insight into preterm births in order to build awarene...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Safely Caring for Seniors

Older adult patients are part of a large, vulnerable, and complex patient population that requires health care professionals to provide safe health care. The question is, how can health care professionals safely care for older adult patients? This cour...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Management and Treatment of Smoke Inhalation

Inhalation injuries can be devastating to an individual's health. They can lead to inflammation, respiratory tract damage, lung damage, toxicity, and death. Thus, inhalation injuries must be effectively managed and treated by health care professionals....

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Elder Abuse and Neglect

Research presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests that elder abuse is a common and serious problem affecting an alarming portion of the older adult population living in America. Research presented by the CDC also sugge...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Sleep Deprivation

Research presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicates that millions of Americans are suffering from sleep deprivation. Research presented by the CDC also indicates that the prevalence of sleep deprivation may be on the ri...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Improving Communication

It has been argued that communication is essential to health care. It has also been argued that effective communication can promote safe and effective health care, reduce medical errors, and optimize patient care. Therefore, health care professionals s...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care

Research indicates that racial and ethnic disparities exist within the current health care system. Research also indicates that minority populations, within the United States, are continuing to grow. Thus, it is increasingly important for health care p...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Florida Laws and Rules

Health care-related laws and regulations are essential to the administration of ethically driven health care that is both safe and effective. Therefore, each state has developed specific laws to help guide nurses administering care to patients. Due to ...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Telehealth: Enhancing Care Through Technology

The use of telehealth within the health care system has steadily increased over the past few years. Evidence suggests that the utilization of telehealth will continue to expand as the health care system progress towards the future. Evidence also sugges...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Protecting Yourself from Malpractice Claims

Medical malpractice claims and lawsuits have become a very real part of health care. Thus, health care professionals should understand how to protect themselves against medical malpractice claims. This course will provide insight into how health care p...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
HIPAA: Protecting Patients' Rights

It has been argued that the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) is essential to health-related information, patients' rights, and the health care system. Thus, health care professionals should be familiar with current HI...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Nutritional Needs for Older Adults

Nutrition can be an important determinant of older adults' health. Therefore, it is essential for assisted living and nursing home administrators to ensure older adults residing in their facilities receive the adequate nutrition they require. This cour...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Nurse's Role in Breastfeeding Support

In recent years, there has been a push, within the current health care system, to increase breastfeeding support. Therefore, it is essential that health care professionals understand how to provide breastfeeding support. This course will provide insigh...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Preventing Medical Errors

Medical errors are one of the leading causes of death in the United States. Thus, health care professionals should understand how to prevent medical errors from occurring. With that in mind, this course reviews recommendations that were developed to he...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Electronic Cigarettes: Impact on the Cardiovascular System

Evidence suggests the use of e-cigarette is on the rise. As a result, health care professionals should be aware of the effects of e-cigarettes on biological systems such as the cardiovascular system. With that in mind, this course reviews information r...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Breastfeeding Support and Promotion

Breastfeeding promotion and support efforts in recent years have diversified, not only encouraging mothers to breastfeed but also creating environments that support breastfeeding. This new focus is strategic, as women and families overwhelmingly cite b...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Providing Quality Family Planning Services

The United States continues to face challenges to improving the reproductive health of the U.S. population. Therefore, health care professionals are being called upon to provide family planning services to help address public health challenges. This co...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Organ and Tissue Donation and Recovery

Organ donation is an essential and potentially life-saving component of health care. Thus, health care professionals should be familiar with concepts related to organ donation and organ procurement. This course reviews the clinical practices of a high-...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Traumatic brain injuries can be extremely dangerous to the health and overall well-being of patients. Thus, health care professionals should possess insight into traumatic brain injury (TBI) to best serve patients. This course will provide insight into...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Hand Hygiene and Infection Control

Adequate hand hygiene is essential to the safe and effective administration of health care. Thus, health care professionals should be very familiar with adequate hand hygiene. This course will review recommended hand hygiene procedures and indications,...

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Forensic Evidence Collection

This course reviews practical forensic evidence collection approaches and guidelines to help health care professionals manage the biological evidence required for DNA analysis in cases of sexual assault.

CEU Course Objectives Examine strateg...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Tick-borne Diseases

Tick-borne diseases may be very dangerous to patients. Thus, health care professionals should possess insight on how to identify, treat and prevent tick-borne diseases. This course will provide insight into tick-borne diseases to help health care profe...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Wound Care: Prevention and Management

It is often essential for health care professionals to understand how to treat and manage wounds while administering health care to patients. This course provides insight into the treatment, management and prevention of wounds in order to promote the e...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Toolkit for Handling Vaccines

This course provides information, recommendations, and resources to assist health care professionals in properly storing and handling vaccine supplies.

CEU Course Objectives Review CDC recommendations for vaccines. Identify CDC best practic...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.50 hrs $12.50
Management of Diabetes in Inmates

This course reviews the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Clinical Guidance for Management of Diabetes which provides recommendations for the medical management of Federal inmates with diabetes mellitus, as well as inmates at risk for developing diabetes...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.75 hrs $18.75
HIV in Prison Populations

This course reviews the BOP Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of HIV Infection, which provides guidance on the screening, evaluation, and treatment of federal inmates with HIV infections.

CEU Course Objectives Examine the recom...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Medical Management of Transgender Inmates

This course reviews the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Clinical Guidance for Medical Management of Transgender Inmates, which provides recommendations for the medical management and treatment of transgender federal inmates.

CEU Course Objective...

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Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Environmental Stressors and Supports

This course reviews a study which examined the protective factors and environmental deficits associated with a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

CEU Course Objectives Review the stressors and supports associated with a NICU. Explore the r...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Bioterrorism: A Comprehensive Review for Health Care Professionals

Bioterrorism attacks may lead to mass infection, disease and serious, life-threatening conditions. As a result, health care professionals are often required to administer health care to those victimized by bioterrorism attacks. Therefore, health care p...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Healthcare Stigma for Men

Unfortunately, a stigma exists regarding health care and men. Traditionally, men are reluctant to seek medical care because health help-seeking is strongly linked to femininity, male weakness, and vulnerability. As a result, men do not often receive th...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.50 hrs $7.50
Men's Health Guide: Preventing Infection

This course reviews a health guide to preventing infections in male patients which may be used by health care professionals to build awareness and improve upon patient care.

CEU Course Objectives Explore the most common infections in male pat...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.50 hrs $17.50
Women's Health Guide: Preventing Infections

This course reviews a health guide to preventing infections in women which may be used by health care professionals to build awareness and improve upon patient care.

CEU Course Objectives Explore the most common infections in women including:...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Gastric Symptoms in Infants and Children (GERD)

Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) is common in infants and children. Therefore, health care professionals should possess an understanding of how to administer health care to infants and children experiencing GERD. This course will review GERD, as...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) accounts for thousands of infant deaths each year. Therefore, health care professionals should possess an understanding of how to prevent SIDS. This CEU provides insight into methods and strategies to prevent SIDS in...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Influenza: Prevention and Control

Influenza may lead to severe illness, hospitalization and even death. Fortunately, influenza may be prevented via vaccination. This CEU reviews recommendations and clinical evidence related to influenza vaccination in order to improve upon patient care...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Prescription Drug Diversion

This CEU provides insight into drug diversion in order to help health care professionals identify a range of predictors for both the illicit acquisition and redistribution of prescription drugs.

CEU Course Objectives Explore the iss...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Haemophilia: The Role of Nurses

The use of nurse-led care in the treatment of haemophilia is on the rise. Therefore, nurses should have an understanding of how nurse-led care is being used to treat haemophilia. This CEU provides insight into the use of nurse-led care in the treatment...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.75 hrs $8.75
OSHA: Respiratory Protection Toolkit

The hospital environment contains hazards such as bacteria, viruses, and chemicals that may be inhaled by personnel and cause injury or illness. As a result, health care professionals should possess an understanding of how to protect themselves from su...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Stroke: New Risk Factors and Improved Patient Care

Stroke is one of leading causes of death and significant disability worldwide. Therefore, health care professionals should possess an understand of how to effectively manage stroke patients. This CEU reviews newly identified stroke risk factors in orde...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Food Allergy: Diagnosis, Prevention, and Management

Data suggests food allergies are common and have been increasing in prevalence in the last 2 to 3 decades. Therefore, health care professionals should have an understanding of how to administer care to patients suffering from food allergies. This CEU r...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.25 hrs $11.25
Facilitating Safe and Accurate Self Medication

Medication adherence, as well as the safe and effective administration of medications, is essential to health care. Thus, health care professionals should have an understanding of how to efficiently and effectively facilitate both medication adherence ...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.25 hrs $11.25
Marijuana: Know the Facts

Research indicates the use of marijuana is on the rise. As a result, health care professionals are observing an influx of patients who use marijuana. Therefore, it is essential for health care professionals to have an understanding of marijuana...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.25 hrs $6.25
Nursing Documentation

Adequate health care documentation can be a means to ensure the safe and effective administration of health care to patients in need. However, poor health care documentation can be quite the opposite. Poor health care documentation can lead to miscommu...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Tobacco Cessation: A Toolkit for Healthcare Providers

Patients often seek the help of health care professionals to break tobacco addictions. Health care professionals should be aware of effective tobacco cessation methods. This course will review effective strategies and treatment options to help patients...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Diagnosis and Management in Adolescents

Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is a complex disease that affects children and adolescents, as well as adults. While many pediatricians and other health care professionals are aware of ME/CFS, they often lack the ess...

cheapnursingceus.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Hepatitis C and Women

The hepatitis C virus (HCV) affects millions of men and women across the United States. HCV is a complicated disease for both men and women. However, women face different HCV-related issues than those of men. This course will review the HCV-related iss...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Pain Management

It has been estimated that 100 million Americans suffer from some type of pain. Pain has become so widespread that it is often referred to as one of the primary reasons individuals seek health care. With the prevalence of pain on the rise, health care ...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Human Trafficking

The International Labour Organization estimates that more than 20 million individuals from across the world, including the United States, are victimized by human trafficking. However, human trafficking awareness is still very limited. This course is de...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.50 hrs $17.50
Strategies to Prevent Substance Use

The misuse of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs has become a major problem throughout the United States. In response to the increasing prevalence of substance use, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Substance Abuse and Menta...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Treatment of Pregnant Women with Opioid Use Disorders

National data reveals that in the past 17 years, the use of opioids during pregnancy has dramatically increased. As a result, health care professionals have experienced an increase in the number of pregnant women with opioid use disorders that require ...

cheapnursingceus.com 6.50 hrs $32.50
Shaken Baby Syndrome: A Guide for Health Departments

Shaken baby syndrome (SBS) is one of the leading cause of child abuse deaths in the United States. Nearly all victims of SBS suffer serious health consequences and at least one out of every four babies who are violently shaken dies from SBS. Understand...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Introduction to Cultural Competence

Culturally competent health care systems have been shown to improve upon patients' quality of care and treatment outcomes. As a result, health care professionals are being asked to improve upon their cultural competence. This CEU will highlight the imp...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Identifying Impairment in the Workplace

Impaired health care professionals pose a significant risk to patient safety. As a result, health care professionals must identify impairment in the workplace. This course will provide nurses with insight on how to effectively identify impairment in th...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Preventing Intimate Partner Violence

Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a serious public health problem that affects millions of Americans each year. IPV can lead to abuse, psychological aggression and physical harm. Fortunately, IPV can be prevented. This CEU will provide nurses with a d...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.25 hrs $16.25
Preventing Violence in the Workplace

Workplace violence is a growing concern nationwide. Millions of Americans fall victim to workplace violence every year and health care professionals are among the groups most affected by job-related violence. The Occupational Safety and Health Administ...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Substance Use Disorders

The prevalence of substance use disorders (SUDs) among patient populations has steadily risen over the past few years. As a result, health care professionals have experienced an influx of patients suffering from SUDs. Increasing SUD patient populations...

cheapnursingceus.com 7.00 hrs $35.00
Pediatric Pain Management

In pediatric populations, pain, both acute and chronic, is often under-recognized and under-treated. As a result, many pediatric patients suffer without receiving therapy. Evidence demonstrates that controlling pain in pediatric patients can be benefic...

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CPR: A Comprehensive Review

Sudden cardiac arrest accounts for millions of deaths worldwide each year. It can strike without warning and can leave individuals on the brink of death within minutes of onset. Sudden cardiac arrest's lethality is quick and devastating. Fortunately, t...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Privacy and Security of Electronic Health Information (HIPAA)

Nurses have a very important role to play in the privacy and security of electronic health information. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) provides information to help nurses succeed in their privacy and secu...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

Course Description

Opioids are commonly prescribed for chronic pain. In recent years opioid use has skyrocketed in the United States. It has been estimated that well over 200 million opioid prescriptions have been written each year since 2011. Wi...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Pharmacokinetics and its Interplay with Alternative Toxicity Methods

***This course will be expiring on 07/29/2021. After this date, you will be unable to take this course for renewal credit.***

In recent years, pharmacokinetics has become an intricate aspect of health care. More and more, health care professional...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.50 hrs $7.50
Ethics for Healthcare Professionals

The elderly population comprises one of the fastest growing segments of the overall health care population. Elderly patients rely on health care professionals for the most basic of needs and are often the most vulnerable of patients. Health care ethics...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Healthcare Preparedness

Discussed in this CE course for nurses, nursing home administrators, and assisted living personnel are topics that include healthcare system preparedness, healthcare system recovery, emergency operations coordination, fatality management, information s...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.50 hrs $22.50
End of Life Care

This CEU course by the National Institute on Aging is a thoughtful collection of facts, suggestions and guidelines for caregivers of people facing death. Equally informative for family members and professional health care givers, many end-of-life and p...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.50 hrs $12.50
Resident Rights

This CEU course reviews the rights and responsibilities of the residents of nursing home facilities and gives specific examples for resident rights situations.

CEU Course Objectives Enumerate the services that the resident has a right to refu...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Prevention and Management of Wounds in Prison Populations

The goal of this CEU course is to provide guidance on the prevention and treatment of common types of wounds, including pressure ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, venous insufficiency ulcers, and arterial insufficiency ulcers. The focus of these guideline...

cheapnursingceus.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Outpatient Infection Prevention

In many instances, outbreaks and other adverse events are associated with breakdowns in basic infection prevention procedures. All healthcare settings, regardless of the level of care provided, must make infection prevention a priority and must be equ...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
HIV Treatment

Approximately 36.7 million people across the planet are living with HIV and AIDS. To combat this overwhelming, global problem, clinicians have been working tirelessly to develop new treatment strategies. HIV/AIDS clinical care has improved dramatically...

cheapnursingceus.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Violence During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period

Violence against women during pregnancy and the postpartum period affects millions of woman across the globe. Health care professionals are turning to clinical research to better understand this growing problem. This CEU provides nurses with insight in...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Trauma-Focused Interventions: Domestic Violence Survivors

Many intimate partner violence (IPV) survivors are still under threat of ongoing abuse or stalking, which not only directly impacts their physical and psychological safety, but impacts treatment options as well. The goals of this CEU course a...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Stroke - Hope Through Research

Stroke is one of the leading causes of death in the United Sates and one of the leading causes of long-term disability. It can strike without warning and devastate the lives of those it affects. It is imperative health care professionals understand how...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Team Care for Diabetes

Course Description

Diabetes is a serious and costly chronic disease affecting over 25 million Americans. Almost 2 million cases are diagnosed annually, and the total cost of diabetes in the United States has surpassed $175 billion. This course pr...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Antibiotic Resistance Threats

Antimicrobial resistance is one of our most serious health threats. This CEU course discusses bacteria causing severe human infections and the antibiotics used to treat those infections. Information on current CDC initiatives and what can be done to ...

cheapnursingceus.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
LGBT Health Issues

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals have unique health experiences and needs. This CEU course provides an overview of current health issues among LGBT populations. While many challenges exist with regards to the availability of data, ...

cheapnursingceus.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
2015 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines

Nurses can use the most current guidelines to assist in the prevention and treatment of STDs. This CEU course provides updated guidelines that discuss alternative treatment regimens for Neisseria gonorrhoeae; the use of nucleic acid amplification test...

cheapnursingceus.com 8.00 hrs $40.00
HIV / AIDS Overview

This CEU course provides an overview for nurses who work with the HIV population, or work with those that may become infected with HIV, by examining the HIV life cycle, the stages of infection, HIV testing, medicines and treatment, clinical trials, pre...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Active Shooter Planning for Health Care Facilities

Our Nation's health care facilities are entrusted with providing expert medical care in safe and secure environments for patients, staff, and visitors. Many emergencies occur with little to no warning, therefore, it is critical for health care facilit...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Child Abuse and Neglect: Recognizing Signs and Symptoms

The first step in helping abused or neglected children is learning to recognize the signs of child abuse and neglect. This CEU course provides a better understanding of the legal definition of, the different types of, and the signs and symptoms of chi...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Eating Hints for Cancer Support

People with cancer often need to follow diets that are different from what they think of as healthy. This CEU course provides nurses with information about common types of eating problems during cancer treatment, along with foods, drinks, and techniqu...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Frontotemporal Disorders

The symptoms of frontotemporal disorders are devastating and gradually rob people of basic abilities such as thinking, talking, walking, and socializing. This CEU course explains what is known about the different types of disorders and how they are di...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Guide to Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding helps protect both mother and infant from several types of illnesses. This CEU course provides nurses with insight on working with new mothers and discusses why breastfeeding is important, how breast milk is made, what the mother should ...

cheapnursingceus.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Breastfeeding Support

One of the most universal and natural facets of motherhood, the ability to breastfeed, helps mothers and babies bond and is vitally important to mothers' and infants' health. For nearly all infants, breastfeeding is the best source of infant ...

cheapnursingceus.com 8.00 hrs $40.00
Clinical Drug Testing in Primary Care

Drug testing can contribute to the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of patients seen in primary care, the management of the treatment of chronic pain, and the identification and treatment of substance use disorders. This CEU course descri...

cheapnursingceus.com 10.00 hrs $50.00
Schedule II Controlled Substances

The Controlled Substances Act (CSA) places all substance which were in some manner regulated under existing federal law into one of five schedules. This placement is based upon the substance's medical use, potential for abuse, and safety or d...

cheapnursingceus.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
The Dementias

A diagnosis of dementia can be frightening for those affected by the syndrome, their family members, and caretakers. This CEU course provides nurses with a general overview of various types of dementia, describes how the disorders are diagnosed and tr...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Treatment for Cutting and Other Nonsuicidal Self-Injury Behaviors

This CEU course for nurses examines the behaviors that are considered nonsuicidal self-injury, the populations that self-injury is most commonly seen in, reasons for such behaviors, the link between self-injury and suicide, and how to measure and treat...

cheapnursingceus.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
OSHA's Guidelines for Bloodborne Pathogens, Waste, Sharps, and Catheters

This CEU course provides nurses with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's standards for bloodborne pathogen exposure incidents, Hepatitis B vaccination protection, personal protective equipment to reduce exposure to bloodborne pathogens,...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Caring for a Person with Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's disease (AD) is an illness that changes the brain and causes people to lose the ability to remember, think, use good judgment, and have trouble taking care of themselves. This CEU course provides nurses with an understanding of the disease...

cheapnursingceus.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Alternative Medicine for Cancer

This short CEU course is intended to help nurses talk with their patients about their goals, beliefs, symptom management, and use of complementary and alternative medicine therapy during and after cancer care. In addition, it provides several...

cheapnursingceus.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Support for Behavioral Health Needs Stemming From COVID

The United States is in the midst of a mental and behavioral health crisis exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic that is anticipated to continue worsening and have a long-term impact on the entire population. As a result, government agencies have develo...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood

While substance use generally begins during the adolescent years, there are known biological, psychological, social, and environmental factors that contribute to the risks that begin accumulating as early as the prenatal period....

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
The Opioid Crisis and the African American Population

Course Description

The current opioid epidemic is one of the largest drug epidemics recorded in U.S. history. In 2017, the opioid epidemic in the U.S. has declared a national public health emergency due to the amount of related overdose deaths in...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Medications for Opioid Use Disorder

The U.S. faces a crisis of overdose deaths from opioids, including heroin, illicit fentanyl, and prescription opioids. These deaths represent a small fraction of the total number of Americans impacted by opioid misuse and addiction. Millions of America...

quantumunitsed.com 8.00 hrs $40.00
Antibiotic Resistance Threats in the United States

Antibiotics are one of the health care system's most powerful tools for fighting life-threatening infections. Unfortunately, evidence presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests that antibiotic resistance in on the rise. ...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Substance Misuse Prevention for Young Adults

Research indicates substance misuse among young adults may be on the rise. Therefore, it is important for health care professionals to obtain insight into effective prevention practices to mitigate risk factors associated with substance misuse ...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Screening and Assessment of Co-Occurring Disorders in the Justice System (Updated)

The number of people entering the criminal justice system has significantly increased in the past several decades. This CE course examines a wide range of evidence-based practices for screening and assessment of people in the j...

quantumunitsed.com 8.00 hrs $40.00
Preventing Marijuana Use - Women and Pregnancy

Evidence suggests that women's concerns about how substances will affect the developing fetus can motivate them to reduce or abstain from substances during pregnancy. This CE course examines the scientific literature on the ris...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Motivational Interviewing

Motivation for change is a key component in addressing substance misuse. This CE course shows how SUD treatment counselors can influence positive behavior change by developing a therapeutic relationship that respects and builds...

quantumunitsed.com 8.00 hrs $40.00
Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts: Treatment Guidelines

Healing to Wellness Courts are special dockets within the overall tribal court case process. Special procedures need to be instituted to identify eligible participants as soon as possible after their arrest or triggering event,...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Advancing Community-Based Solutions for Justice-Involved People with Mental and Substance Use Disorders

The Sequential Intercept Model (SIM) was created to help communities understand and improve the interactions between criminal justice systems and people with mental and substance use disorders. This CE course lists data points ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
First-Episode Psychosis and Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorders

The transition to adulthood can be especially challenging for young people who experience an emerging serious mental illness such as first-episode psychosis and who have a co-occurring substance use condition, and research shows...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Guide to Breastfeeding (Updated)

For some women, learning to breastfeed can be frustrating and uncomfortable. This CE course describes the best breastfeeding holds for newborns and how they work, answers common questions about medications and birth control while breastfeeding...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Suicide Prevention Supporting Life Before, During, and After A Suicidal Crisis

Suicidal thoughts and behaviors affect people of every race, ethnicity, age, culture, and faith. This CE course identifies a set of suicide prevention competencies - the recommended attitudes, approaches, and skills for support...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
SUD Treatment Care Continuum and Program Standards (ASAM Criteria)

Needs assessments and other research have shown that not all state Medicaid programs offer the full continuum of services needed by individuals with a SUD. This CE course provides information about the preventive, treatment, an...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Dementia in American Indian and Alaska Native Communities

American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) health leaders and tribal leaders are concerned about the growing problem of dementia, a health condition that has a heavy impact on families and communities. This CE course offers eigh...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Older Adults Living With Serious Mental Illness

The needs and growth of the older population with serious mental illnesses (SMIs) exceeds the number of behavioral health providers that are trained in geriatric care and the workforce that works most frequently with geriatric p...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in Criminal Justice Settings

Following incarceration, individuals with OUD enter back into the environment where their substance use originated. Unfortunately, this puts the individual at high risk for relapse and their tolerance for opioids is reduced whi...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Smoking, Mental Illness, and Public Health

Tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of death worldwide and people with mental illness are disproportionately affected with high smoking prevalence. This CE course reviews the determinants of tobacco use among smok...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Coordinated Care Plan to Prevent Older Adult Falls

Falls are the leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injuries among adults age 65 and older in the United States. This CE course provides a framework for managing older patients' fall risk by offering practical suggestions to inco...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Psychiatric Advance Directives

A psychiatric or mental health advance directive (PAD) is a legal tool that allows a person with mental illness to state their preferences for treatment in advance of a crisis. This CE course provides background and practical i...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
The Dementias (Update)

A diagnosis of dementia can be frightening for those affected by the syndrome, their family members, and caretakers. This CE course provides a general overview of various types of dementia, describes how the disorders are diagn...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Antipsychotic Prescribing for Children and Adolescents

The safe and effective use of antipsychotic medications for children and adolescents in the United States is a critical issue in mental and substance use treatment. This CE course provides a centralized resource that articulate...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Eating Hints: Before, During, After Cancer

People with cancer often need to follow diets that are different from what you think of as healthy. This CE course describes common types of eating problems, along with ways to manage them.

Author: National Canc...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Frontal Temporal Disorders (Update)

Frontotemporal disorders lead to dementias that affect personality, behavior, language, and movement. This CE course explains what is known about the different types of disorders and how they are diagnosed, as well as describin...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Prevention of Hepatitis B Infection in the US

Persons with chronic Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection are at increased risk for cirrhosis and liver cancer and require medical care. This CE course summarizes and consolidates previously published recommendations from the Advi...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Lewy Body Dementia (Update)

Lewy Body dementia (LBD) is a complex and challenging brain disorder. This CE course explains what is known about the different types of LBD and how they are diagnosed. Most importantly, it describes how to treat and manage th...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Hallucinogens and Dissociative Drugs - Updated

Hallucinogens and dissociative drugs can disrupt a person's ability to think and communicate rationally, or even to recognize reality, sometimes resulting in bizarre or dangerous behavior. This CE course compiles scientific inf...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
OSHA Practices for Safety and Health Programs

Safety and health programs foster a proactive approach to finding and fixing workplace hazards before they can cause injury or illness. This CE course describes new OSHA recommended practices and reviews what has been learned f...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Zika Virus Diagnosis and Management During Pregnancy and In Infancy

Pregnant women living in or traveling to areas with local mosquito-borne Zika virus transmission are at risk for Zika virus infection, which can lead to severe fetal and infant brain abnormalities and microcephaly. This CE cour...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale

This course was developed as a Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale Training overview. The course briefly looks at the background of the BPRS, along with the items that are rated, and the scoring and guidelines for each category.

CEU Course Objectives...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Preventing Workplace Violence for Healthcare and Social Service Workers

Healthcare and social service workers face significant risks of job-related violence. This CE course provides guidelines that reflect the variations that exist in different settings and incorporates the latest and most effectiv...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Developmentally Disabled Oral and Dental Care

This course was developed from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services caregiver's guide which shows how to help someone brush, floss, and have a healthy mouth. It also presents an overview of physical, mental, and behavioral challenges commo...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Alzheimer's

Neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPSs) are hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease (AD), causing substantial distress for both people with dementia and their caregivers, and contributing to early institutionalization. This CE course explore...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
HIV Care Outcomes Among Latinos

Recent data indicate that Hispanics or Latinos are disproportionately affected by HIV infection. This short CE course looks at the HIV care outcomes among Hispanics or Latinos with diagnosed HIV infection in the United States. ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Heroin Update

Heroin is a highly addictive opioid drug, and its use has repercussions that extend far beyond the individual user. This short CE course explains the effects heroin has on the body, the link between heroin use and prescription ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
ICD-10-CM Coding and Reporting Guidelines

The importance of consistent and complete medical documentation in the medical record cannot be overemphasized. Without such documentation, accurate coding cannot be achieved. This CE course provides medical coding guidelines ...

quantumunitsed.com 8.00 hrs $40.00
Medicaid Coverage for Medication-Assisted Treatment of Alcohol and Opioid Use Disorder

Given the important role that medication can play in treating substance use disorders (SUDs), it is critical that Medicaid programs develop clinically effective and cost-effective delivery and financing approaches to providing t...

quantumunitsed.com 4.50 hrs $22.50
Behavioral Health Among College Students

Alcohol, illicit drug, and tobacco use is more common among young adults than in any other age group. This CE course aims to increase awareness of the wide range of issues faced by young adults enrolled in colleges due to under...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Patient Engagement and Group Therapy in PTSD Treatment

For patients with PTSD to derive the greatest benefit from available evidence-based psychotherapies and psychiatric medications they must be able to fully engage in their treatment. This CE course describes factors that make pa...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Behavioral Health Conditions in Children Exposed to Natural Disasters

Children differ from adults physically, developmentally, and socially, which results in a need for disaster response services designed specifically for children of particular age groups. This CE course discusses the challenges ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Vietnam Veterans and PTSD

Considering that Vietnam Veterans constitute the largest living cohort of United States Veterans and are the modal users of US Department of Veterans Affairs services, understanding how the Vietnam Veteran generation is faring t...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Tobacco Cessation Programs in Substance Use Disorder Treatment Settings

Cigarette smoking is very common among people with substance use problems. This CE course is meant to help implement a tobacco cessation program for clients in SUD treatment and beyond.

Author: Substance Abuse a...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
PTSD and Suicide

In recent years, the increasing suicide rates among Veterans and active duty military members has brought predictors of suicide with specific relevance to these populations to the forefront of the research in this area. This CE...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Preventive, Wound, and Palliative Care for Homeless Patients

Health care clinicians often interact with homeless patients who have acute and urgent needs that take priority over general preventive measures. This CE course addresses screening methods relevant to populations experiencing homelessness, various pro...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Science of Addiction (Updated)

As a result of scientific research, we know that addiction is a medical disorder that affects the brain and changes behavior. This CE course provides scientific information about the disorder of drug addiction, including the ma...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Eating Disorders and Osteoporosis

This course examines: the guidelines for achieving optimal health with diet, exercise, and body composition; osteopenia and osteoporosis; how to maintain bone health; the characterization and statistics of anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge-eatin...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Common Comorbidities with Substance Use Disorders

Many individuals who develop substance use disorders (SUD) are also diagnosed with mental disorders, and vice versa. This CE course provides information on the state of the science in the comorbidity of substance use disorders ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Medications to Treat Opioid Use Disorder

Effective prevention and treatment strategies exist for opioid misuse and use disorder but are highly underutilized across the United States. This CE course addresses overcoming the misunderstandings and other barriers that pre...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
PTSD and Sleep

PTSD is unique among mental health disorders in that sleep problems represent two of the diagnostic criteria. This CE course explores how, although sleep problems are symptoms of PTSD, the evidence suggests that they tend to be...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Verbal De-escalation of the Agitated Patient

Agitation is an acute behavioral emergency requiring immediate intervention. Verbal de-escalation is usually the key to engaging the patient and helping them become an active partner in their evaluation and treatment. This CE ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Child Abuse & Neglect - Recognizing Signs and Symptoms

This course addresses abuse and neglect by looking at: the legal definition; federal law related to child abuse. Assessing the signs and symptoms; what is known about chronic neglect; ways to work with families experiencing chronic neglect, including ...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Principles of Drug Addiction Treatment (Updated)

Because drug abuse and addiction have so many dimensions and disrupt so many aspects of an individual's life, treatment is not simple. This CE course addresses addiction to a wide variety of drugs, including nicotine, alcohol, ...

quantumunitsed.com 2.50 hrs $12.50
First Responders: Behavioral Health Concerns

First responders are usually the first on the scene to face challenging, dangerous, and draining situations, as well the the first to reach out to disaster survivors and provide emotional and physical support. This CE course di...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Opioid Overdose Prevention Toolkit (Updated)

Opioid overdose continues to be a major public health problem in the United States. This CE course discusses opioid use disorders, steps for first responders, information for prescribers, and safety advice for patients and fami...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Marijuana Update

Changes in marijuana policies across states legalizing marijuana for medical and/or recreational use suggest that marijuana is gaining greater acceptance in our society. This CE course covers what is particularly important for ...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Workplace Impairment of the Healthcare Professional

Even the most skilled, responsible, and dedicated healthcare worker is susceptible to substance abuse. This CE course looks at the policies and standards in place by very reputable cooperatives such as the American Medical Asso...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
After a Suicide: A Toolkit for Schools

The suicide of a student can leave a school faced with grieving students, distressed parents and school staff, media attention, and a community struggling to understand what happened and why. This CE course provides guidance an...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Tobacco, Nicotine, and E-Cigarettes

As tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of mortality in the United States, differential rates of smoking and use of other tobacco products is a significant contributor to health disparities among some of the most vulnera...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Comprehensive Infection Control

Healthcare-associated infections are an important cause of morbidity and mortality among hospitalized patients worldwide. This CE course explains how to improve personnel safety in the healthcare environment through appropriate...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Supporting Brain Development in Traumatized Youth

For children and youth who experience child abuse or neglect and associated trauma, brain development may be interrupted, leading to functional impairments. This CE course summarizes what healthcare professionals can do to prom...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Chronic Pain and Opioid Misuse

The crisis of prescription opioid related harms has focused attention toward identifying and treating high-risk populations. This CE course reviews the epidemiology and clinical management of comorbid chronic pain and prescript...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
PTSD and Cardiovascular Disease

Though many cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention efforts have focused on reducing exposure to traditional risk factors, there is increasing recognition of the importance of psychological risk factors. This CE course looks at...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Suicide Clusters in American Indian and Alaska Native Communities

American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) adolescents and young adults have alarmingly high suicide rates and are at greater risk for suicide contagion and cluster formation than other age demographics. This CE course provides ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.50 hrs $7.50
Case Management, Care Planning, and Behavioral Health for Homeless Individuals

In the United States and other industrialized countries, rates of disease and mortality are high among those experiencing homelessness and youth represent one of the largest sub-groups of the overall homeless populations. This ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Pregnancy Prevention Services For High Risk Youth

Youth in alternative school settings may be at particularly high risk for teen pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and associated sexual risk behaviors. This CE course examines the strategies for delivering adole...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Meditation in Treating PTSD

Evidence-based psychotherapies (EBPs), such as Prolonged Exposure and Cognitive Processing Therapy, are generally the first-line interventions for PTSD. Unfortunately, many Veterans still have diagnosable PTSD following EBPs or...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Treating Pregnant and Parenting Women with Opioid Use Disorder

The nation's opioid epidemic continues to compromise the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities. This CE course provides comprehensive, national guidance for the optimal management of pregnant and paren...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
PTSD and Accelerated Aging

Investigators have suggested that aspects of the intra-individual environment, such as psychiatric symptoms, may impact physiology directly and be as important as the external environment, if not more so, in predicting subsequen...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Increasing the Effectiveness of Suicide Prevention Strategies

Suicide in the United States is continuing to increase. This CE course provides a snapshot of recent efforts to implement the goals and objectives of the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention and makes suggestions for increa...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs FREE
Tobacco Product Use Among Diverse Populations

This CEU course explores the trends of tobacco use in the United States, with special focus on American Indians / Alaska Natives, military veterans, middle and high school students, and tobacco use in movies.

Arti...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Confidentiality: 42 CFR Part 2 Final Rule Update 2018 for Alcohol and Drug Treatment

The purpose of the part 2 regulations is to ensure that a patient is not made more vulnerable by reason of the availability of their patient record than an individual with a substance use disorder who does not seek treatment. T...

quantumunitsed.com 2.50 hrs $12.50
Alzheimer's Disease: Prevention, Treatment, Support, and Public Engagement

Alzheimer's disease (AD) is an irreversible, progressive brain disease. This CEU course includes methods for reaching the goals of preventing and effectively treating Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, enhancing care qua...

quantumunitsed.com 7.00 hrs $35.00
Resilience Factors for People Who Use Drugs

Research in the area of illicit substance use remains preoccupied with describing and analyzing the risks of people who use drugs (PWUD), however, more recently there has been a drive to use a strengths-based or resilience appro...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs FREE
People Who Inject Drugs: Motivations, Initiations, and Socioeconomics

People who inject drugs (PWID) often have poor health and lack access to health care. This CEU course examines whether PWID engage in self-treatment through nonmedical prescription opioid use (NMPOU). Further, whether a histor...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Opioid Treatment Guidelines for Chronic Pain

The guidelines presented in this course provide healthcare providers with a framework by which to evaluate, treat, and manage the individual needs and preferences of patients with chronic pain who are on or being considered for ...

quantumunitsed.com 12.00 hrs $60.00
Mass Violence and Behavioral Health

This CEU course focuses on how mass violence affects the behavioral health of adult and young survivors or witnesses of a mass violence incident. The phases of response experienced by survivors, as well as immediate and long-te...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Human Trafficking Victims

Human trafficking, also known as modern day slavery, is a crime that involves the exploitation of a person for the purpose of compelled labor or a commercial sex act. This CE course details a series of coordinated actions to st...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Opioid Addiction Treatment: Pharmacology of Medications Used

The choice of medication used in medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid addiction is based on safety and efficacy, patient preferences, and treatment goals. This CE course examines the pharmacology and clinical applicat...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Management of Major Depressive Disorder in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides recommendations for the management of depression in federal inmates.

Article Author: Federal Bureau of Prisons

Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

...
quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
The Role of a Full Continuum of Psychiatric Care

This CE course addresses the public policy recommendations for reducing the human and economic costs associated with severe mental illness by building and invigorating a robust, interconnected, evidence-based system of care that...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Opioid Use, Misuse, and Overdose Among Women

Opioid use disorder is increasing at alarming rates for both men and women in the United States, but the prevalence of prescription opioid and heroin use among women is substantial. This CEU course provides an understanding of ...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Management of Varicella Zoster Virus Infections in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides recommendations for the medical management of federal inmates with varicella (chickenpox) and herpes zoster (shingles), as well as for the prevention and control measures.

Article Author: ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Clinical Management of Transgender Inmates

This CEU course provides recommendations for the medical management and treatment of transgender federal inmates.

Article Author: Federal Bureau of Prisons

Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psyc...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Opioid Addicted Patients: Medical Problems

Some medical problems are more prevalent and often more severe in people addicted to opioids than in the general population. This CEU course identifies medical problems commonly encountered in people addicted to opioids, discus...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Telehealth Care in Behavioral Health: Case Vignettes

Technology-based therapeutic tools are becoming widely used in behavioral health services. This CE course provides counselor-client dialog to facilitate learning, along with comments from the point of view of an experienced clinician about the strateg...

quantumunitsed.com 5.50 hrs $27.50
Management of Hypertension in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides recommendations for the medical management of inmates with hypertension.

Article Author: Federal Bureau of Prisons

Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Substance Abuse Treatment and LGBT Cultural Competence

As lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals become more accepted and visible, they are seeking culturally sensitive, if not culturally specific, substance abuse treatment services. This CE course discusses adm...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Telehealth Challenges and Opportunities

Bridging the gap between rural and urban behavioral health services involves addressing many complex barriers and developing creative solutions to complex challenges that are often unique to rural areas. This CE course looks at...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Sexual Harassment, Prevention, and California Law

This course provides detailed information on: sexual harassment in the workplace; prevention of sexual harassment; employer responsibilities, liability, and obligations; employee responsibilities; types of sexual harassment claims; behavior that is con...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Scabies Protocol in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides recommended procedures for detection, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of scabies in the correctional setting.

Article Author: Federal Bureau of Prisons

Exam writer: Patricia ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Management of Foodborne Illness and Malnutrition in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides recommendations for the identification and management of foodborne illness outbreaks among prison populations and for the assessment and nutritional augmentation of inmates who are in a malnourished stat...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Clinical Issues in Trauma-Informed Care

This course provides a thorough discussion of trauma-informed prevention and treatment objectives along with practical counselor strategies. Specific treatment issues related to working with trauma survivors in a clinical setting are discussed as well...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Introduction to Trauma

This course provides basic information on sources and impacts of trauma and describes how behavioral health, human services, and other systems are becoming "trauma-informed." This course also focuses on how people come to recognize the impac...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Culture Awareness and Trauma

Extracted from a guide created by the National Center on Trauma-Informed Care as a technical assistance document to help make trauma-informed peer support available to women who receive or have received services in behavioral health or other human serv...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Trauma Specific Services

This course covers various treatment approaches designed specifically to treat trauma-related symptoms, trauma-related disorders, and specific disorders of traumatic stress. To do this, trauma-specific treatment models, providing a brief overview of i...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Effects of Disasters on People of Low Socioeconomic Status

Being of low socioeconomic status (SES), in the United States and around the world, may affect how people understand disaster risk, prepare for disasters, and respond to warnings and evacuation orders. This CEU course focuses o...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Detoxification of Chemically Dependent Inmates

This CEU course provides recommended standards for the medical management of withdrawal from addictive substances for federal inmates.

Article Author: Federal Bureau of Prisons

Exam writer: Patricia Hocki...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Preventing Intimate Partner Violence Across the Lifespan

Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) is a serious preventable public health problem that affects millions of Americans and occurs across the lifespan. This CE course discusses strategies based on the best available evidence to help ...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Child Welfare and Human Trafficking

Often, the lack of stability in a child's living situation, physical distance from friends and family, and emotional vulnerability put them at risk for traffickers who are actively seeking children and teens to exploit. This CE...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Pharmacological Management of Schizophrenia

This CEU course provides recommendations for treatment of inmates in federal facilities who are diagnosed with chronic psychotic disorders.

Article Author: Federal Bureau of Prisons

Exam writer: Patricia ...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Women Who Inject Drugs: Risks, Experiences, and Needs

Women who inject drugs have substantially different needs and face higher risks of disease and violence than do men who inject drugs. This CE course seeks to illuminate the many reasons a focus on drug-injecting women is import...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Breastfeeding Basics: Benefits, Support, Tips, and Concerns

Breastfeeding helps to establish a secure and loving relationship between the mother and her infant and offers many other positive benefits. This CEU course provides information on the benefits of breastfeeding, factors affecti...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Management of HIV Infection in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides guidance on the screening, evaluation, and treatment of federal inmates with HIV infection, with a focus on primary care.

Article Author: Federal Bureau of Prisons

Exam writer: Pa...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

Opioids are commonly prescribed for pain. This CEU course provides recommendations that address when to initiate or continue opioids for chronic pain, assesses risk and harm of opioid use, and opioid selection, dosage, duration...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Breastfeeding Overview

Although breastfeeding is a natural process, many moms need help. This CEU course covers the importance of breastfeeding, along with learning how and common challenges of breastfeeding.

Article Author: The Offic...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Antimicrobial Guidelines for Prison Populations

Antimicrobial resistance is a growing problem in the healthcare and community setting - leading to increased morbidity, mortality, and healthcare costs. This CEU course provides guidance on the appropriate use of antimicrobials...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Suicide Prevention Protocols for Juvenile Justice Youth

Youth who come into contact with the juvenile justice system, especially those in residential facilities, have higher rates of suicide than their non-system-involved peers. This short CE course provides guidance on developing a...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Counselor Competence for Treating LGBT Clients

This CE course addresses the potential interaction among substance abuse, recovery issues, and the coming out process; the family dynamics that are important in working with LGBT individuals; the clinical issues and concerns spe...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Support for Breastfeeding Mothers and Babies

Research has shown that breastfeeding is recognized as the best source of nutrition for most infants. This CEU course provides guidance for public health professionals on how to select strategies to support breastfeeding mother...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Transition of People with Mental or Substance Use Disorders From Jail and Prison

Jails and prisons house significantly greater proportions of individuals with mental, substance use, and co-occurring disorders than are found in the general public. This short CEU course provides examples of the implementation...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Management of HIV, HBV, HCV, Human Bites, and Sexual Assaults in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides specific recommendations for medically managing BOP inmates who have experienced potential exposure to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B virus (HBV), and hepatitis C virus (HCV) through var...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Focus On Prevention

Misuse of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs is a problem throughout the United States. This CEU course provides information about discrete steps to help with conceptualizing and planning a prevention event by defining the essen...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Behavioral Health for Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Males

This short CEU course summarizes best practices and expert consensus on culturally appropriate approaches, treatment modalities, and effective tools in working with Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Substance Abuse Treatment and LGBT Issues

For substance abuse treatment providers to deliver skilled care to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) clients, they need to be aware of issues specific to the LGBT community. This CE course provides an overview of t...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction - Phased Approach

A core group of basic- and extended-care services is essential to the effectiveness of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid addiction. This CE course describes the phase-treatment approach and duration, approaches to ...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Neurobiology of Childhood Maltreatment

Childhood maltreatment represents a significant risk factor for psychopathology. This advanced CE course provides the neuroendocrine findings for the association between maltreatment and atypical development of the hypothalamic...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Preventing Suicide Through Improved Collaboration for Juvenile Justice Youth

This short CE course provides recommendations for systems and practitioners in juvenile justice, law enforcement, mental health, substance abuse, child welfare, and education to work collaboratively to successfully prevent suici...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Management of Bipolar Disorders in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides the most current Federal Bureau of Prisons recommendations for the management of bipolar disorders in the federal inmate population.

Article Author: The Federal Bureau of Prisons

E...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Screening and Assessment for Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction

This CE course describes screening and assessment procedures and important considerations that might be made during and shortly after admission to an OTP, as well as assessment techniques and considerations that are important to...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Suicide Prevention Treatment and Support

This CE course focuses on: healthy and empowered individuals, families, and communities; clinical and community preventive services; treatment and support services; surveillance, research, and evaluation; and the national strategy for suicide p...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Marijuana and Cannabinoid Neuroscience

This short CEU course focuses on the neurological and psychiatric effects of marijuana, other cannabinoids, and the endocannabinoid system. Both the adverse and the potential therapeutic effects of the cannabinoid system are di...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Suicide Prevention Training for the Clinical Workforce

Having a competent and confident clinical workforce is critical to reducing the rate of suicide. This CE course provides guidelines for a template to construct a solid training program in suicide prevention, including risk asse...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Hepatitis C in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides the most current Federal Bureau of Prisons recommendations for the treatment of chronic HCV infection in the federal inmate population.

Article Author: The Federal Bureau of Prisons

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quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Addiction - Neurobiology, Prevention, and Treatment

This CE course explains the neurobiological basis for substance use disorders and provides the biological, psychological, and social frameworks for improving diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of alcohol and drug misuse. Evid...

quantumunitsed.com 9.00 hrs $45.00
Prevention and Management of Wounds in Prison Populations

This CEU course provides guidance on the prevention and treatment of common types of wounds, including pressure ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, venous insufficiency ulcers, and arterial insufficiency ulcers. The focus of this cou...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Impact of Anxiety on Cognition

Anxiety disorders constitute a sizable worldwide health burden with profound social and economic consequences. This advanced CE course examines the interaction between anxiety and cognition focusing on the translational threat ...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Cannabis Use for Cancer Patients

This short CEU course provides an overview of the use of Cannabis and its components as a treatment for people with cancer-related symptoms caused by the disease itself or its treatments.

Article Author: Donald A...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Tuberculosis Among Homeless Individuals

This CE course provides insight for health care professionals on understanding and treating tuberculosis. Included in the topics of focus: background information about the disease; detecting TB infections; treating latent TB vs. active TB disease; and...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
A Novel Approach to Understanding Stress, Trauma, and Bodymind Therapies

This advanced CE course offers an alternative perspective on the concept of stress, and provides a clearer understanding of the mechanisms of action of bodymind therapeutic and educational systems (BTES). The concept of the Preparatory Set (PS...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Misuse of Prescription Drugs

Misuse of prescription opioids, central nervous system depressants, and stimulants is a serious public health problem in the United States. This short CEU course discusses the scope of prescription drug misuse, the adverse heal...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Management of Tuberculosis in Prison Populations

Tuberculosis (TB) prevention and control is a high public priority for correctional systems, since TB outbreaks continue to occur in U.S. jails and prisons. This CEU course provides the Federal Bureau of Prisons clinical practi...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Social Phobia as a MisCommunication Disorder

Recently, a differential recruitment of brain areas throughout the distributed neural system for face perception has been found in social phobic patients as compared to healthy control subjects. This advanced CE course explores...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Domestic Violence Offender Program Standards

Domestic violence, as a learned behavior, is supported by a system of beliefs and attitudes and requires a variety of approaches to prevent, reduce, and eliminate it. This CEU course provides standards that are designed to addr...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Men and Suicide: A Neural Basis for the Acquired Capability

The high rate of fatal suicidal behavior in men is an urgent issue as highlighted in the public eye via news sources and media outlets. This advanced CE course addresses this issue while attempting to understand the neural subs...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Behavioral Health Screening in HIV Care Settings

Behavioral health screening is an important step for health care provider organizations to increase access to quality behavioral health care. This CEU course provides steps and examples that organizations can follow to build ef...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
The Treatment of Pregnant Women with Opioid Use Disorders

The pattern of initiating heroin use has changed over the past decade and when pregnant women use opioids, their infants may be affected. This CE course provides background information on the treatment of pregnant women with op...

quantumunitsed.com 3.50 hrs $17.50
Somatic Experiencing: Using Interoception and Proprioception as Core Elements of Trauma Therapy

Somatic Experiencing (SE) is a novel form of therapy that focuses on resolving the symptoms of chronic stress and post-traumatic stress. This advanced CE course demonstrates how the methods of SE help restore functionality to t...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Systems-Level Implementation of Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment

This course describes the core elements of screening, brief intervention, brief treatment, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) programs and provides general administrative and managerial information relevant to implementing SBIRT services, including; SBI...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Parity

This CEU course provides background on key developments in parity, explains what MHPAEA and the ACA require, discusses the impact of recent parity policy changes, and offers an overview of enforcement activities. Also included ...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Psychotherapeutic Medication Guidelines for Adults

This CE course provides evidence-based recommendations for prescribing psychotherapeutic medication to treat severe mental illness, specifically bipolar disorder, major depressive disorder, and schizophrenia, and to inform and s...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Evidence-Based Treatments for First Episode Psychosis

The majority of individuals with serious mental illness experience the first signs of illness during adolescence or early adulthood and there are often long delays between symptom onset and the receipt of evidence-based interventions. ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.50 hrs $7.50
Conversations about Mental Health

Mental health issues in our communities, particularly for youth, are complex and challenging. This CEU course provides information regarding mental health and mental illness and how communities can improve prevention of mental ...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
New Generation Cannabinoid Designer Drugs

Synthetic cannabinoids are functionally similar to THC and bind to the same cannabinoid receptors in the brain and peripheral organs. This advanced CEU course provides detailed information about how the synthetic cannabinoids o...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
LEP Guide for Improving Patient Safety

This course focuses on how hospital leaders and other hospital staff can better identify, report, monitor, and prevent medical errors in patients with limited English proficiency. In addition, a training module that teaches a set of team behaviors and...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Behavioral Health Treatment for Major Racial and Ethnic Groups

Note: This course was extracted from SAMHSA's (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) Treatment Improvement Protocol Manual #59 Improving Cultural Competence. Please refer to the original manual for references and appendices.

...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Supporting Women with Substance Use Disorders in Co-ed Settings

Most women are served in co-ed settings, yet the design of behavioral health services rarely takes sex and gender differences into account. This CE course provides principles and practices that co-ed centers can use to assess and improve their program...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Impacts of Sleep Loss and Stress

Sleep has been ascribed a critical role in cognitive functioning. This advanced CEU course provides evidence linking sleep to mechanisms of protein synthesis-dependent synaptic plasticity and synaptic scaling. How disruption o...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Breastfeeding: Influence on Socio-Emotional Development

Exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) duration plays a prominent role in promoting healthy brain and cognitive development in human children. This advanced CEU course examines whether and how the duration of EBF impacts the neural proc...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Culturally Responsive Evaluation and Treatment Planning

This course provides information on: engaging clients; familiarizing clients and their families with treatment and evaluation processes; endorsing collaboration in interviews, assessments, and treatment planning; integrating culturally relevant informa...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Pursuing Organizational Cultural Competence

Note: This course was extracted from SAMHSA's (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) Treatment Improvement Protocol Manual #59 Improving Cultural Competence. Please refer to the original manual for references and appendices.

...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Spice, Bath Salts, and Behavioral Health

This course provides introductory information about spice and bath salts for behavior health professionals who treat people with mental illness, substance use disorders, or both. It is not meant to present comprehensive information about spice or bath...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Health Consequences of Tobacco

The epidemic of smoking-caused disease in the twentieth century ranks among the greatest public health catastrophes. This CEU course provides data on the numerous health effects resulting from smoking and exposure to second-han...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Anxiety Disorders and Developmental Attachment

Anxiety disorders represent a common but often debilitating form of psychopathology in both children and adults. This advanced CEU course presents a model of the influence of attachment relationships on the development of stres...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Suicide Prevention in American Indian and Alaska Native Communities

Suicide is a significant public health problem in the United States, with the rates of suicide within some populations being particularly high. This CEU course provides information about suicide clusters and responses in tribal...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Introduction to Cultural Competence

This course defines cultural competence, presents a rationale for pursuing it, and describes the process of becoming culturally competent and responsive to client needs. In addition, it highlights the consensus panel's core assumptions and introduces ...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Cultural Competencies for Counselors and Other Clinical Staff

Note: This course was extracted from SAMHSA's (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) Treatment Improvement Protocol Manual #59 Improving Cultural Competence. Please refer to the original manual for references and appendices.

...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Disaster Behavioral Health Responders: Compassion Fatigue, Stress, Cultural Awareness and Substance Abuse

This course covers several important aspects for Behavioral Health Responders and Administration including the causes and signs of compassion fatigue and tips for preventing it from happening. It provides information that can help supervisors ease the ...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Caring for Homeless Patients with Opioid Use Disorders: Clinical Guidelines

Numerous factors associated with homelessness may increase the risk of developing severe opioid use disorders and make treatment more difficult. This CE course discusses optimal care for people with opioid use disorders who are...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Evidence-Based Interventions for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) have lifelong effects on individual functioning in areas such as learning, relationships, and independence in daily life. This CE course provides information and tools to support healthcare prof...

quantumunitsed.com 10.00 hrs $50.00
The Effects of Child Maltreatment on Brain Development

This CEU course provides information on typical brain development and the potential effects of abuse and neglect on that development. The information in this course is designed to help professionals understand the emotional, me...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Depression In Mothers

This course delivers background information about depression and offers ideas that providers can use daily when helping mothers, and their families, who may be suffering from depression. This course also includes useful resources and handouts for moth...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Gambling Problems - An Introduction for Behavioral Health Providers

This course provides a brief introduction to pathological gambling, gambling disorder, and problem gambling. Resources for additional information are also provided.

Course Objectives

1. Differentiate between pathological gambling, gambling...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Drugs of Abuse

CE Course Overview

This course is intended to give an overview of the most commonly abused drugs. It begins with an explanation of the Controlled Substances Act, how it is used, and the substances listed on the five Schedules. It covers the five ...

quantumunitsed.com 7.00 hrs $35.00
PTSD - The Latest Research

This CE course provides the latest research on posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) by exploring the DSM-5 changes, implementing evidence-based treatment, group versus individual therapy, child and adolescent trauma, utilizing t...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Prevention and Management of Disruptive Behavior

Sensitivity to diversity will promote a workplace at lower risk for disruptive behavior and contribute greatly to the environment of care. This CEU course focuses on identifying negative, potentially disruptive situations invol...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Promoting Equitable Care for LGBT Patients and Families

This CEU course provides healthcare professionals with the information and resources they need to ensure that LGBT people have access to truly patient-centered care.

Article Author: Tari Hanneman, MPA

Exam...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Environmental Design for People with Dementia Nearing End of Life

The design of environments in which people with dementia live should be understandable, reinforce personal identity, and maintain their ability. This CEU course explores the view of people with dementia, family carers, and prof...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Promoting Best Practice and Safety Through Preprinted Physician Orders

This CEU course explores the potential of preprinted physician orders to improve interdisciplinary integration in care, promote accurate communication, and reduce variation by combining pertinent reminders, safety alerts, and &q...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
LGBTQ Youth, YMSM and YWSW Who Engage in Survival Sex

This CEU course describes and quantifies the sexual and physical health outcomes among LGBTQ youth, YMSM, and YWSW engaged in survival sex; assesses how many are using and abusing alcohol and drugs; and details youths' access to...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Creating a Trauma-Informed Workforce

This course focuses on key workforce development activities, such as: recruiting, hiring, and retaining trauma-informed staff; training behavioral health service providers on the principles of and evidence-based and emerging best practices relevant to,...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Trauma Awareness

This course explores several main elements that influence why people respond differently to trauma; the contextual and systemic dynamics that influence individual and community perceptions of trauma and its impact; types of trauma; objective and subjec...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Understanding the Impact of Trauma

This course examines common experiences survivors may encounter immediately following or long after a traumatic experience. This course begins with an overview of common responses, emphasizing that traumatic stress reactions are normal reactions to ab...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Substance Abuse Treatment for Women

This CE course provides gender-specific factors that significantly influence treatment retention of women, and includes women's treatment issues and needs, parenting issues and treatment needs, and co-occurring disorders that ar...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Juvenile Sex Offenders

Statistics on the incidence and prevalence of sex crimes, as well as trend data, can provide important insight into the nature and extent of sexual violence that practitioners can use to design and deliver more effective prevent...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Screening and Assessment for Trauma

This course describes the screening and assessment process for trauma as it pertains to: barriers and challenges; timing; the environment; misdiagnosis and under-diagnosis; cross cultural screening and assessment; choosing instruments for the purpose, ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Trauma-Informed Peer Support Across the Lifespan

This course provides an overview of developmental, generational, and inter-generational issues, as well as suggestions for specific peer support strategies for working with women across the lifespan.

Course Objectives

1. Discuss development...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Adult Sex Offenders

Statistics on the incidence and prevalence of sex crimes, as well as trend data, can provide important insight into the nature and extent of sexual violence that practitioners can use to design and deliver more effective prevent...

quantumunitsed.com 7.00 hrs $35.00
HIV AIDS Clinical Care - Oral Health

This short CEU course provides information on oral health for those working with HIV and AIDS patients.

Article Author: Susa Coffey, M.D., et al.

Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Mental Health Needs of Youth Processed in Juvenile vs. Adult Court

This brief CEU course provides the results of a study of the prevalence of psychiatric disorders among youth transferred to adult criminal court compared with those processed in juvenile court.

Article Author: Ja...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Medicaid and Behavioral Health Overview

This course describes the behavioral health services offered under the Medicaid program and the various types of Medicaid authorities that provide the basis for components of state behavioral health programs. As looked at in this course, behavioral he...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Addressing Intimate Partner Violence in Healthy Relationship Programs

This short CEU course describes healthy relationship programs' current approaches to addressing intimate partner violence (IPV) and teen dating violence (TDV).

Article Author: Kate Krieger, et al.; The Office of ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect - Evidence-Based Practices

Child abuse and neglect is highly prevalent and is associated with several risk factors. This CEU course provides a select group of strategies based on the best available evidence to help prevent child abuse and neglect. The s...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Treatment of Fetal Alcohol Disorders (Updated)

One act of alcohol-exposed pregnancy (AEP) prevention can positively impact the life of the mother and the life of the unborn child. One change in how services are provided can multiply that impact many times over. This CE cou...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Effective Treatment for People in Homelessness Rehabilitation (Updated)

This CE course equips those who provide services to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and who need or are in substance abuse or mental illness treatment with guidelines to support their care. This course also di...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Technology-Based Therapeutic Tools in Behavioral Health

This CE course assists clinicians with the implementation of technology-assisted care (TAC); highlights the importance of using technology-based assessments and interventions in behavioral health treatment services; and discusse...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Substance Abuse Treatment and Family Therapy (Revised)

The fields of substance abuse treatment and family therapy share many common assumptions, approaches, and techniques, but differ in significant philosophical and practical ways that affect treatment approaches and goals. This C...

quantumunitsed.com 10.00 hrs $50.00
HIV AIDS Clinical Care Common Complaints

This CEU course explores common complaints, such as diarrhea, fatigue, fever, lymphadenopathy, and vaginitis / vaginosis, among other conditions, within the HIV / AIDS population.

Article Author: Susa Coffey, M.D...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Domestic Violence and the Holidays: Cultural Sensitivity

Questions may arise about the increase of domestic violence during the holiday season and how to appropriately meet the needs of survivors and advocates working in shelters through the holiday season. This CEU course examines s...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Detoxification and Substance Abuse Treatment (Updated)

Regardless of setting or level of care, the goals of detoxification are to provide safe and humane withdrawal from substances and to foster the patient's entry into long-term treatment and recovery. This CE course provides the ...

quantumunitsed.com 9.00 hrs $45.00
HIV AIDS Overview

This course provides: an HIV overview; the HIV life cycle; the stages of HIV infection; HIV testing; FDA-approved HIV medicines; HIV/AIDS clinical trials; HIV prevention; mother-to-child transmission of HIV; HIV treatment; HIV drug resistance; HIV and ...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Unlawful Harassment - Employer Liability

This course provides laws and regulations of: vicarious employer liability for unlawful harassment by supervisors; the vicarious liability rule applies to unlawful harassment on all covered bases; who qualifies as a supervisor; harassment by supervisor...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Optimal Living Space for People with Alzheimer's Disease

This CEU course provides: the history of Alzheimer's care facilities; a model of residential care; case studies; and design considerations for Alzheimer's disease relating to way-finding and orientation, safety and security, ent...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Privacy and Security of Electronic Health Information (HIPAA)

Everyone has a role to play in the privacy and security of electronic health information. This CE course helps health care providers better understand how to integrate federal health information privacy and security requirement...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Principles of Drug Abuse Treatment for Criminal Justice Populations (Updated)

Drug addiction is a brain disease that affects behavior and recovery from drug addiction and requires effective treatment, followed by management of the problem over time. This CEU course describes the treatment principles and ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
HIV Infection in Women

The worldwide HIV epidemic continues to afflict young women; at the same time, the number of women who acquire HIV infection at birth is slowly rising. This CEU course provides the epidemiology and natural history of HIV infect...

quantumunitsed.com 9.00 hrs $45.00
Preventing Sexual Violence - Evidence-Based Practices

Sexual violence is a serious public health problem that affects millions of people each year. This CE course provides a select group of strategies based on best available evidence on prevention activities with the greatest pote...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Parenting Interventions for Men Who Batter

Fathers today are spending more time with their children, taking more responsibility for child care tasks, and sharing in more parenting decision. This CEU course describes developments in the field of parenting programs for me...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Co-Occurring Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health Problems

People with developmental disabilities are at increased risk for developing mental health problems across the lifespan, and treatment professionals often find it difficult to determine whether the behavior they are looking at is...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment (Updated)

Suicide is a leading cause of death among people who abuse alcohol and drugs. This CE course presents the "what" and "why" of working with clients with substance use disorders who have suicidal thoughts and/...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Strategies for Preventing Child Maltreatment

The problems that children develop due to child abuse and neglect have negative impacts that ripple across the lifespan, affecting children's chances to succeed in school, work, and relationships. This CEU course focuses on pro...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Sexual Violence in Later Life

The short- and long-term health implications for patients, in combination with increased mortality rates, make recognizing and effectively responding to sexual violence against older adults an important responsibility of all hea...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Violence During Pregnancy and Postpartum

Violence during pregnancy is a critical concern because it is often frequent and severe in nature. This short CEU course provides research findings concerning violence against pregnant and postpartum women.

Artic...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Psychological Issues for HIV Infected Women

Although healthcare providers for women living with HIV focus primarily on the physical manifestations of the condition, this CE course examines the understanding of the psychosocial, cultural, mental health, and substance abuse...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Preconception Care and Contraception for HIV Infected Women

Studies of pregnancy in the HAART era indicate that pregnancy is common after a diagnosis of HIV and live birth rates are significantly increased when compared with the pre-HAART period; abortion is less common; and HIV infected...

quantumunitsed.com 9.00 hrs $45.00
Improving Hand Hygiene

This course was developed from the Institute For Healthcare Improvement guide which help organizations reduce health-care-associated infections, including infections due to antibiotic-resistant organisms, by improving hand hygiene practices and use of ...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Immunization, Vaccine Storage, Handling and Safety

This CEU course discusses the timing and spacing of vaccines; adverse reactions following vaccination; contraindications and precautions to vaccination; invalid contraindications to vaccination; screening for contraindications a...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
HIV AIDS Clinical Care - Adverse Events

This CEU course provides health care professionals working with the HIV-infected population information on adverse reactions to HIV medications; drug-drug interactions with HIV-related medications; and antiretroviral medications...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Skills for Psychological Recovery Following Disaster and Trauma

Individuals affected by a disaster or traumatic incident, whether survivors, witnesses, or responders to such events, may struggle with or face new challenges in the weeks and months following the event. This CE course is desig...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
HIV AIDS Clinical Care - Testing and Assessment

This CEU course provides health care professionals working with the HIV-infected population information on the initial and interim history, physical examination, and laboratory tests; HIV classification; CD4 and viral load monit...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Florida Nursing Laws and Rules

A review of Florida Laws and Rules this CE course includes content on Florida Law and Rules Chapters 456 and 464 of the Florida Statutes and the rules in Title 64B9 of the Florida Administrative Code. This CE course is approved by the Florida Board of ...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Legal Protection for Older Adults During All-Hazards Emergencies

The guidance offered in this course is intended to help close many of the gaps in emergency planning and preparedness for vulnerable older adults. In particular, this CEU course seeks to give public health officials, the Aging ...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Dual Diagnosis: Understanding Co-Occurring Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders

Course Description

Behavioral health professionals have a responsibility to be aware of the complex relationship between mental illness and substance abuse or dependence, known as dual diagnoses or co-occurring disorders. Topics include character...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs FREE
Improving Mental Health Services in Rural Long-Term Care

This CE course explores novel practices that hold promise for increasing the quality, quantity, and accessibility of mental health services in rural long-term care. Also examined is how collaboration among rural health and huma...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Understanding Elder Abuse

This CE course provides a summary of each elder abuse theory and its possible application. In addition, the theoretical directions suggested are intended to spur the critique of existing theories and facilitate the development ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Sexual Assault - Enhancing Sexual Assault Services

This CEU course provides information to support sexual assault services programs in strengthening their organizational and individual responses to survivors of sexual violence through the use of a trauma-informed approach by dis...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Sexual Violence in the Military

This CE course provides advocates working in community-based sexual assault programs with an understanding of sexual violence in the military and to offer resources to support their collaborative efforts with military personnel in respo...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Prevention of Child Abuse and Exploitation

This CE course: defines the nature and scope of child sexual abuse and exploitation; acknowledges the need to build on the foundation of existing research, advocacy, and treatment; discusses the value of a National Plan; encoura...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Behavioral Health Issues Among Afghanistan and Iraq U.S. War Veterans

This CE course introduces some of the problems facing Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans and can help healthcare and social service professionals understand these veterans' needs. Topics relating to returning OEF and OIF v...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Opioid Safety Guidelines

This CE course discusses the safety guidelines for chronic opioid therapy (COT) for patients with chronic non-cancer pain by examining: prescribing; management of patients with COT; tapering and discontinuation; treatment of withdrawal symptoms; and re...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
STDs Overview and in Homeless Settings

This CE course provides insight for health care professionals on understanding and treating common STDs among those experiencing homelessness. Included in the topics of focus: an overview of the common sexually transmitted pathogens and the diseases t...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Suicide - Assessment, Management and Treatment

The intent of this CE course is to: reduce current unwarranted practice variations and provide facilities with a structured framework to help improve patient outcomes (prevent suicide and other forms of suicidal self-directed violent behavior);...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Effective Communication for Program Success

CE Course Overview

This CE video course is intended for Leaders, Managers, Supervisors, Human Resource Professionals and those who want to accomplish goals they can't do alone. The course covers a language and process for making strong commitment...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Medical Errors and Behavior Management

Medical errors continue to be a major public health issue. This paper attempts to bridge a possible disconnect between behavioral science and the management of medical care.

CE Course Objectives

1. Discuss the relevance of Organizational b...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Leadership Management: Building Trust

This 1 hour video CEU course based on The Thin Book of Trust: An Essential Primer for Building Trust at Work describes a proven framework and language for building, maintaining and, when necessary restoring trust in the workplace ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Substance Use Disorders and Child Maltreatment

CE Course Objectives

This manual, Protecting Children in Families Affected by Substance Use Disorders, provides a basis for understanding parental substance use disorder and its relationship to child maltreatment. The manual encourages enhanced c...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Breastfeeding Support and Promotion

This intermediate level continuing education course describes how supporting mothers and babies who are breastfeeding will increase the public health impact of everyone's efforts, reduce inequities in the quality of health care that mothers and babies ...

quantumunitsed.com 8.00 hrs $40.00
Stroke Rehabilitation

The guideline is relevant to all healthcare professionals providing or directing treatment services to patients recovering from a stroke, in any healthcare setting (primary care, specialty care, and long-term care) and in community pr...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
CPR Guidelines

This course summarizes key issues and changes in the 2010 American Heart Association (AHA) Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC). Its focus is on resuscitation science and new recommendations to the...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Suicide Prevention in High Schools

This toolkit was prepared for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) by the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD) in collaboration with Education Development Center, Inc. This t...

quantumunitsed.com 10.00 hrs $50.00
Biology of Aging

Biology of Aging describes some of the National Institute of Aging's exciting findings about the basic biology of aging and points to directions for future investigation.

CEU Course Objectives

1. Describe biological fact...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Identifying Mental Health and Substance Abuse Problems of Children and Youth

Illinois Specific Approvals: Counselor I or II, Preventionist I or II, CARS I or II, MISA I or II or III, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS I or II, MAATP I or II, RDDP, NCRS I or II, CFPP II, ATE

This course is intended to promote the earl...

quantumunitsed.com 10.00 hrs $50.00
Pharmacologic Treatment for PTSD and Opioid Use Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders (COD) are common in behavioral health and primary health settings. These individuals frequently benefit from pharmacologic interventions, whether for mental disorders, substance use disor...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Screening for Drug Use in Medical Settings

This course is intended to provide in general medical settings the screening tools and procedures necessary to conduct screening, brief intervention, and/or treatment referral for patients who may have or be at risk of developing a substance use disord...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Generation Alzheimer's

This basic course is intended to provide participants with information about the personal, social and economic costs of Alzheimer's Disease now and in the coming half-century, and why we should support research on finding a cure.

CE Course Object...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Biomarkers and Alzheimer's Science

This course covers recent scientific research on Alzheimer's disease, including biomarkers that have been identified, modifiable and genetic risk factors, drug research, studies on the effects of different kinds of care, and discoveries from basic scie...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens, Waste, Sharps and Catheters

This course covers OSHA standard 29 CFR 1910.1030 regarding healthcare worker exposure to bloodborne pathogens. It gives an overview of the standard, and addresses specifics on what employers are required to do when an incident occurs, protective measu...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Tips for Caregivers of People with Alzheimer's

CE Course Overview

This course is a support guide for caregivers of Alzheimer's patients. It offers "best practices" for people who have taken on the role of caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease. It includes ways to minmize stres...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

This primer was originally written for attorney's as a way to advise their clients on how to address sexual harassment in the workplace. This is an extremely useful tool and full of valuable information for any business. Covered topics include: recentl...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Schedule II Controlled Substances

Illinois Specific Approvals: Counselor I, Preventionist I, CARS I, MISA I, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS II, MAATP I, NCRS I, CFPP II

This course is based on The Controlled Substances Act and taken from the larger manual Drugs of Abuse....

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Prevention of Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence

This course is taken from a community planning guide developed by the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control and the Centers for Disease Control and prevention. It's an effective and comprehensive program based upon a multitude of approaches...

quantumunitsed.com 8.00 hrs $40.00
Long Term Care Resident Rights

This course contains 56 regulatory rights of medium- and long-term care residents under federal law. The format begins with a commonly asked question regarding resident rights and then answers the question based on federal law.

CE Course Objectiv...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Schizophrenia (Revised)

This course was developed from information provided by the National Institute of Mental Health to give a brief overview of the symptoms, development, treatment, and directions in research for schizophrenia. The information will be useful for ...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Physical Detoxification from Substances

CE Course Overview

This course, a chapter extracted from Detoxification and Substance Abuse Treatment. Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) Series, No. 45. Center for Substance Abuse Treatment. Rockville (MD): Substance Abuse and Mental Health Se...

quantumunitsed.com 9.00 hrs $45.00
Treatment for Hepatitis A, B and C

Course Description

This course is based on a chapter that has been excerpted from Treatment Improvement Protocol Manual #53: Addressing viral Hepatitis in People with Substance Use Disorders. This chapter specifically addresses the treatment re...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Viral Hepatitis: Overview

This course is based on a chapter taken from TIP manual #53: Addressing Virual Hepatitis in People with Substance Use Disorders by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration. This chapter covers a basic overview of Viral Hepatitis A,...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Mental Health Medications Update 2012

This course gives a brief overview of how psychotherapeutic medications are used as treatment for mental illnesses. It covers specific medications for treating schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, and ADHD. In addition to des...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Clinical Drug Testing in Primary Care

This course provides information that clinical practitioners need when deciding whether to introduce drug testing in their practices. It offers guidance on implementing drug testing, and describes some of the ways that drug testing can contribute to as...

quantumunitsed.com 10.00 hrs $50.00
Injury Prevention in Elderly Care

This course provides guidelines to help reduce the number and severity of work-related musculoskeletal disorders in facilities. The recommendations in these guidelines are based on a review of existing practices and programs, State OSHA programs, as we...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Older Adults and Depression

This course describes what an evidence-based practice (EBP) for treating older adults with depression is. It also presents factors to consider when choosing an EBP; identifies which EBPs are available for older adults with depression; ...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Palliative Care and Cancer Treatment

This course discusses the four Promoting Excellence demonstration projects that have translated theory into reality. Efforts go directly to the questions of whether and how palliative care services can be integrated upstream in the continuum ...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Improving Care of Chronically Ill

This course is intended to help health care clinics implement a Chronic Care Model to improve support for patients with chronic illnesses. Evidence shows using this model as the basis for patient care can greatly improve the care provided. The course p...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Top LGBT Health Issues

This course provides an overview of current health issues among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) populations. It is intended to create awareness among prevention specialists and healthcare providers of the needs, experiences, and health s...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Care of the Patient with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of disability worldwide. It is caused by a bump or blow to the head that affects how the brain normally works (National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, 2008). Because nurses ar...

quantumunitsed.com 6.00 hrs $30.00
Safe Patient Handling

This public domain document includes an entire curriuclum for use by nurse educators to assist in properly teaching nurses new to the field safe patient handling and movement. Feel free to download this entire document to use in your ...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Family Violence: Treatment of Perpetrators and Victims

This course was developed using an excellent paper written by Dr. Donald Meichenbaum, Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of Waterloo, Canada and Research Director of the Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention and Tr...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Medical Errors Prevention

This course is a fusing together of a short AHRQ Medical Errors Tip Prevention pamphlet and a more involved paper detailing the scope, definition, investigation process and laws surrounding Medical Errors. The paper focuses on Florid...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
End of Life Care

This course by the National Institute on Aging is a thoughtful collection of facts, suggestions and guidelines for caregivers of people facing death. Equally informative for family members and professional health care givers, many end...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Communicating With Alzheimer's

This course is based on meeting the needs of hospitalized individuals with Alzheimer's disease. The main focus is effective communication with these patients as well as personal care techniques and suggestions for working with behaviors and environmen...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Supporting Families Impacted by Mental Health Problems, Substance Abuse, and Trauma

Besides the difficult task of raising children&mdash;often while working full-time, many caregivers deal with added stressors such as mental health problems, substance abuse, and a history of trauma. The aim of this course is to build a responsive ...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Older Adults and Mental Health

Includes Alzheimers, Dementia, and Other Mental Disorders

BBS Approved for Aging

This course material focuses on mental disorders (Alzheimers, Dementia, Depression) in older adults by reviewing the normal developmental m...

quantumunitsed.com 5.00 hrs $25.00
Mentally Healthy Aging

Older adult roundtables, established by the Center for Mental Health Services with the assistance of the Geriatric Mental Health Foundation and the National Mental Health Awareness Campaign, were convened in Washington, D.C. They rev...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Men and Grief

This course explores the different ways in which men react to and heal from grief and sadness. The course weaves in the complex web of biology and environment to illuminate how and why men may respond differently than women, as well ...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
Womens Mental Health

The Action Steps for Improving Women's Mental Health represent a collaborative effort of women's health experts across multiple agencies and offices. Its purpose is to spur positive changes. The hope is that policy planners, healthca...

quantumunitsed.com 3.00 hrs $15.00
Substance Abuse Community: Helping Women Re-enter The Community After Incarceration

Research indicates that, as of 2016, over 1.2 million women in the United States were incarcerated in prison or jail, on probation, or on parole. Research also indicates that when women are released from jail or prison, they are often ill-prepared to r...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
The Opioid Crisis and the Hispanic Latino Population

The current opioid epidemic is one of the largest drug epidemics recorded in U.S. history. In 2017, the opioid epidemic in the U.S. has declared a national public health emergency due to the amount of related overdose deaths involving opioids and the i...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Persons With Co-Occurring Disorders

Course Description

Substance use disorders and mental disorders are detrimental to the health of individuals and to society as a whole. The tendency of the aforementioned disorders to co-occur can make the damage they cause more extensive and the...

quantumunitsed.com 10.00 hrs $50.00
Reducing Vaping Among Youth and Young Adults

Vaping among youth presents a variety of dangers. Research indicates that vaping various products may lead to addiction, increased blood pressure, altered brain development, and cognitive impairment. Thus, health care professionals should work to preve...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Treatment for Suicidal Ideation

Suicide, suicide attempts, self-harm, and suicidal ideation are significant public health concerns in young people. Suicide is now the second leading cause of death for adolescents and young adults aged 15 to 24 in the United States, and suicide attemp...

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
National Guidelines for Behavioral Health Crisis Care

Research indicates that there has been a recent rise in behavioral health crises in the U.S. As a result, there has been a push within the current health care system to adopt new methods and strategies to address such crises. With that in mind, this co...

quantumunitsed.com 8.00 hrs $40.00
Prevention of Child Maltreatment (Update)

Due to recent shifts in both the cultural and health care landscape, health care professionals are being asked to work with parents, caregivers, and children to prevent child abuse and neglect, and promote child and family well-being. Therefore, health...

quantumunitsed.com 4.00 hrs $20.00
Treatment Considerations for Youth with Serious Emotional Disturbances and Serious Mental Illnesses and Co-occurring Substance Use

Research presented by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) suggests that serious emotional disturbances (SED), serious mental illnesses (SMI), and co-occurring disorders are on the rise among youth patient populations....

quantumunitsed.com 2.00 hrs $10.00
Treatment of Stimulant Use Disorders

Research presented by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) suggests that the prevalence of stimulant use disorder is on the rise, and becoming a public health crisis similar to the opioid epidemic. Therefore, health ca...

quantumunitsed.com 1.50 hrs $7.50
Active Shooter Incident Planning: Emergency Plans and De-escalation

This short CE course is designed to encourage health care facilities to consider how to better prepare for an active shooter incident. It focuses on planning for an active shooter incident, identifying pre-attack behaviors, applying the "Run, Hid...

quantumunitsed.com 1.00 hrs $5.00
COVID-19: An Update for 2021

NAB Approval Number: 20220523-1.75-A75009-DL

The Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is an ever-evolving threat to the United States health care system. Thus, health care professionals must remain up to date on relevant COVID-19 informat...

careceus.com 1.75 hrs $28.00
The Impact of Preterm Birth

Preterm births can impact preterm babies, as well as the parents of preterm babies. The question is, what is the impact of preterm births? This course will answer that very question, while providing insight into preterm births in order to build awarene...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Safely Caring for Seniors

NAB Approval Number: 20220220 -2.25 -A72558 -DL

Older adult patients are part of a large, vulnerable, and complex patient population that requires health care professionals to provide safe health care. The question is, how can health care profess...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Helping Employees with Anxiety and Depression

Research presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests that millions of Americans, across the country, are suffering from depression and/or anxiety. Therefore, it should be no surprise to health care professionals that thei...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Florida Laws and Rules

Health care-related laws and regulations are essential to the administration of ethically driven health care that is both safe and effective. Therefore, each state has developed specific laws to help guide nurses administering care to patients. Due to ...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Elder Abuse and Neglect

NAB Approval Number: 20211115-1.25-A70625-DL

Research presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests that elder abuse is a common and serious problem affecting an alarming portion of the older adult population living i...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs $20.00
Sleep Deprivation

NAB Approval Number: 20211022-2.25-A69905-DL

Research presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicates that millions of Americans are suffering from sleep deprivation. Research presented by the CDC also indicates that t...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Improving Communication

NAB Approval Number: 20210917-2.25-A68935-DL

It has been argued that communication is essential to health care. It has also been argued that effective communication can promote safe and effective health care, reduce medical errors, and optimize p...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Autism: Identification and Treatment

The number of individuals with diagnosed autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is on the rise. As a result, it has become essential for health care professionals to possess insight into ASD to best serve patients. This course will review information regarding...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Impaired Skin Integrity in Older Adult Patient Populations

NAB Approval Number: 20220726-1.75-A76140-DL

Impaired skin integrity can lead to infection, impaired mobility, loss of functionality, loss of limb(s) as well as decreased health, overall well-being, quality of life and even death. Therefore, impa...

careceus.com 1.75 hrs $28.00
Telehealth: Enhancing Care Through Technology

NAB Approval Number: 20220618-2.25-A74807-DL

The use of telehealth within the health care system has steadily increased over the past few years. Evidence suggests that the utilization of telehealth will continue to expand as the health care syste...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Protecting Yourself from Malpractice Claims

NAB Approval Number: 20220321-1.75-A72800-DL

Medical malpractice claims and lawsuits have become a very real part of health care. Thus, health care professionals should understand how to protect themselves against medical malpractice claims. This...

careceus.com 1.75 hrs $28.00
Dementia and Sexual Behavior

NAB Approval Number: 20220227-1.75-A72174-DL

Dementia and dementia associated inappropriate sexual behavior may be common among older adult patients. Therefore, health care administrators and health care professionals should be familiar with both...

careceus.com 1.75 hrs $28.00
Electronic Cigarettes: Impact on the Cardiovascular System

Evidence suggests the use of e-cigarette is on the rise. As a result, health care professionals should be aware of the effects of e-cigarettes on biological systems such as the cardiovascular system. With that in mind, this course reviews information r...

careceus.com 1.00 hrs $16.00
HIPAA: Protecting Patients' Rights

NAB Approval Number: 20220131-1.25-A72175-DL

It has been argued that the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) is essential to health-related information, patients' rights, and the health care system. Thus, health ca...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs $20.00
Resolving Employee Grievances

NAB Approval Number: 20220407-2.75-A73631-DL

CEU Course Description

Employees have specific rights in the workplace, which are protected by law. If an employee believes his or her rights have been violated, he or she may submit a formal emp...

careceus.com 2.75 hrs $44.00
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Traumatic brain injuries can be extremely dangerous to the health and overall well-being of patients. Thus, health care professionals should possess insight into traumatic brain injury (TBI) to best serve patients. This course will provide insight into...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Hand Hygiene and Infection Control

NAB Approval Number: 20210811-1.50-A67366-DL

Adequate hand hygiene is essential to the safe and effective administration of health care. Thus, health care professionals should be very familiar with adequate hand hygiene. This course will review r...

careceus.com 1.50 hrs $24.00
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Research indicates the prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be on the rise. Thus, it is essential for health care professionals to possess insight into ADHD to best serve patients. This course will review information regard...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Mental Health Disorders: Identification and Treatment

NAB Approval Number: 20220726-1.75-A76141-DL

In the current landscape of health care, the prevalence of mental health disorders appears to be on the rise. Thus, it is essential for health care professionals to possess insight into mental health d...

careceus.com 1.75 hrs $28.00
Wound Care: Prevention and Management

It is often essential for health care professionals to understand how to treat and manage wounds while administering health care to patients. This course provides insight into the treatment, management and prevention of wounds in order to promote the e...

careceus.com 4.00 hrs $64.00
Toolkit for Handling Vaccines

This course provides information, recommendations, and resources to assist health care professionals in properly storing and handling vaccine supplies.

CEU Course Objectives Review CDC recommendations for vaccines. Identify CDC best practic...

careceus.com 2.50 hrs $40.00
Management of Diabetes in Inmates

This course reviews the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Clinical Guidance for Management of Diabetes which provides recommendations for the medical management of Federal inmates with diabetes mellitus, as well as inmates at risk for developing diabetes...

careceus.com 3.75 hrs $60.00
Nutritional Needs for Older Adults

NAB Approval Number: 20220502-2.25-A73774-DL

Nutrition can be an important determinant of older adults' health. Therefore, it is essential for assisted living and nursing home administrators to ensure older adults residing in their facilities rec...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Bioterrorism: A Comprehensive Review for Health Care Professionals

NAB Approval Number: 20220131-2.25-A71380-DL

Bioterrorism attacks may lead to mass infection, disease and serious, life-threatening conditions. As a result, health care professionals are often required to administer health care to those victimize...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Influenza: Prevention and Control

Influenza may lead to severe illness, hospitalization and even death. Fortunately, influenza may be prevented via vaccination. This CEU reviews recommendations and clinical evidence related to influenza vaccination in order to improve upon patient care...

careceus.com 4.00 hrs $64.00
Implementing Change in Long Term Care

NAB Approval Number: 20211222-4.00-A70381-DL

Effective patient care and leadership are essential to long-term care facilities. This course will review methods and strategies health care professionals may use to induce change in order to improve u...

careceus.com 4.00 hrs $64.00
OSHA: Respiratory Protection Toolkit

The hospital environment contains hazards such as bacteria, viruses, and chemicals that may be inhaled by personnel and cause injury or illness. As a result, health care professionals should possess an understanding of how to protect themselves from su...

careceus.com 3.00 hrs $48.00
Stroke: New Risk Factors and Improved Patient Care

Stroke is one of leading causes of death and significant disability worldwide. Therefore, health care professionals should possess an understand of how to effectively manage stroke patients. This CEU reviews newly identified stroke risk factors in orde...

careceus.com 3.00 hrs $48.00
Treatment of Pregnant Women with Opioid Use Disorders

National data reveals that in the past 17 years, the use of opioids during pregnancy has dramatically increased. As a result, health care professionals have experienced an increase in the number of pregnant women with opioid use disorders that require ...

careceus.com 6.50 hrs $104.00
Health Care Documentation: A Means to Safe and Effective Patient Care

NAB Approval Number: 20220725-1.25-A76139-DL

Adequate health care documentation can be a means to ensure the safe and effective administration of health care to patients in need. However, poor health care documentation can be quite the opposite. ...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs $20.00
Pain Management and Assessment

NAB Approval Number: 20220509-2.25-A73274-DL

It has been estimated that 100 million Americans suffer from some type of pain. Pain has become so widespread that it is often referred to as one of the primary reasons individuals seek health care. Wi...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease

NAB Approval Number: 20220316-4-A72859-DL

Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a devastating and costly disease that affects over 5.5 million Americans nationwide. Unfortunately, research indicates the prevalence of AD is expected to significantly increas...

careceus.com 4.00 hrs $64.00
Human Trafficking

NAB Approval Number: 20220129-2.25-A72254-DL

The International Labour Organization estimates that more than 20 million individuals from across the world, including the United States, are victimized by human trafficking. However, human trafficking...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Federal Regulations of Long Term Care Facilities

NAB Approval Number: 20220317-5.75-A72767-DL

Long-term care facilities provide a variety of valuable services, both medical and personal, to individuals who are unable to live independently. Without long-term care facilities, millions of indivi...

careceus.com 5.75 hrs $92.00
Introduction to Cultural Competence

Culturally competent health care systems have been shown to improve upon patients' quality of care and treatment outcomes. As a result, health care professionals are being asked to improve upon their cultural competence. This CEU will highlight the imp...

careceus.com 3.00 hrs $48.00
Protecting Elders from Financial Exploitation

NAB Approval Number: 20220110-2-A72176-DL

Evidence suggests that financial exploitation is the most common form of elder abuse. Unfortunately, evidence also suggests that incidents of financial exploitation are on the rise. With millions of older...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Identifying Impairment in the Workplace

Impaired health care professionals pose a significant risk to patient safety. As a result, health care professionals must identify impairment in the workplace. This course will provide healthcare professionals with insight on how to effectively identif...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Preventing Intimate Partner Violence

Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a serious public health problem that affects millions of Americans each year. IPV can lead to abuse, psychological aggression and physical harm. Fortunately, IPV can be prevented. This CEU will provide nurses with a d...

careceus.com 3.25 hrs $52.00
Fall Prevention

NAB Approval Number: 20211109-1.50-A69203-DL

Falls are the leading cause of fatal and nonfatal injuries among adults 65 and older. Evidence suggests that more than 20, 000 older adults die as a result of falls each year. Further research suggests...

careceus.com 1.50 hrs $24.00
CPR: A Comprehensive Review

Sudden cardiac arrest accounts for millions of deaths worldwide each year. It can strike without warning and can leave individuals on the brink of death within minutes of onset. Sudden cardiac arrest's lethality is quick and devastating. Fortunately, t...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Privacy and Security of Electronic Health Information (HIPAA)

NAB Program Approval #20210908-1.75-A67974-DL

Healthcare workers have a very important role to play in the privacy and security of electronic health information. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) prov...

careceus.com 1.75 hrs $28.00
Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

Opioids are commonly prescribed for chronic pain. In recent years opioid use has skyrocketed in the United States. It has been estimated that well over 200 million opioid prescriptions have been written each year since 2011. With opioid use reaching ep...

careceus.com 4.00 hrs $64.00
The Ethical Principles of Administering Health Care to the Elderly

NAB Program Approval #20210707-2.25-A67286-DL

The elderly population comprises one of the fastest growing segments of the overall health care population. Elderly patients rely on health care professionals for the most basic of needs and are often...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Medical Errors Prevention

Medical errors, adverse events, contribute significantly to morbidity and mortality. They are usually unanticipated and, more often than not, preventable. Nurses should be increasingly sensitive to the issue of medical errors, alert to circumstances ...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Active Shooter Planning for Health Care Facilities

Our Nation's health care facilities are entrusted with providing expert medical care in safe and secure environments for patients, staff, and visitors. Many emergencies occur with little to no warning, therefore, it is critical for health care facilit...

careceus.com 3.00 hrs $48.00
HIV Treatment

Approximately 36.7 million people across the planet are living with HIV and AIDS. To combat this overwhelming, global problem, clinicians have been working tirelessly to develop new treatment strategies. HIV/AIDS clinical care has improved dramatically...

careceus.com 5.00 hrs $80.00
Trauma-Focused Interventions: Domestic Violence Survivors

Many intimate partner violence (IPV) survivors are still under threat of ongoing abuse or stalking, which not only directly impacts their physical and psychological safety, but impacts treatment options as well. The goals of this CEU course are to rev...

careceus.com 3.00 hrs $48.00
Ethics for Healthcare Professionals

NAB Approval Number: 20211120 - 9.00 - A70380 - DL

"Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professions, Third Edition, J. McTeigue, C. Lee, Pgs. 1-194, Saunders, an inprint of Elsevier, Inc. (2015)."

The goal of this CEU course is to...

careceus.com 9.00 hrs $144.00
Talking With Your Older Patients

NAB Approval Number: 20210801-1.25-A67130-DL

Good communication between the patient and the nursing home administrator is an important part of the healing process. The goal of this CEU course is to introduce and/or reinforce communication skills...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs $20.00
Identifying Vulnerable Older Adults - Legal Options for Increasing Protection During All-Hazard

NAB Approval Number: 20220313-1.25-A72858-DL

The guidance offered in this course is intended to help close many of the gaps in emergency planning and preparedness for vulnerable older adults. In particular, this CEU course seeks to give nursing ...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs $20.00
Promoting Emotional Health and Preventing Suicide: A Toolkit for Senior Centers

NAB Approval Number: 20220519-1.75-A73775-DL

As a focus point for the community, nursing homes connect older adults with a range of critical services and programs, including meals and nutrition programs, transportation services, health and wellne...

careceus.com 1.75 hrs $28.00
Healthcare Preparedness

NAB approval #20211121-2.25-A70379-DL

Discussed in this CE course for nursing home administrators, nurses and assisted living personnel are topics that include healthcare system preparedness, healthcare system recovery, emergency operations coord...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Improving Nursing Home Quality

NAB approval #20220320-1.25-A72769-DL

The themes outlined in this course guide efforts to continue progress in improving nursing home safety and quality. The most effective approach to ensure quality is one that mobilizes and integrates all avai...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs $20.00
Health Information Technology in Long Term Care

NAB Approval Number: #20211015-1.25-A68838-DL

This course provides an overview of the opportunities for long-term and post-acute care providers to use health information technology to improve care delivery and health outcomes whil...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs $20.00
Prevention of Health Care-Associated Infection in Long-Term Care Facilities

NAB Program Approval Number: 20211030-1.50-A69298-DL

This course focuses on the Health Care-Associated Infection (HAI) Action Plan which reflects a significant update and expansion from the initial version issued in 2009. HAIs ar...

careceus.com 1.50 hrs $24.00
The Science of End of Life and Palliative Care

This course focuses on guiding leaders in end-of-life and palliative care regarding the trends within the published scientific literature and the sources of private- and public-sector support for this research. The purpose of this course is to present...

careceus.com 4.00 hrs $64.00
HIV Aids Overview

This course was developed from the National Institutes of Health AIDSinfo fact sheet which provides: an HIV overview; the HIV life cycle; the stages of HIV infection; HIV testing; FDA-approved HIV medicines; HIV/AIDS clinical trials; HIV prevention; mo...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Unlawful Harassment - Employer Liability

NAB Approval Number: 20220529-1.25-A74810-DL

This course was developed from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Enforcement Guidance which provides laws and regulations of: vicarious employer liability for unlawful harassment by supe...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs $20.00
OSHA Care Facility Inspection Policy and Employer Rights

NAB Approval Number: 20220529-1.50-A74804-DL

This course was developed from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration publication which describes policies and procedures for targeting and enforcement efforts to reduce occupational illness...

careceus.com 1.50 hrs $24.00
OSHA Indoor Air Quality

NAB Approval Number: 20220529-1.25-A74805-DL

This course was developed from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration publication which provides a general overview of a particular standards-related topic. The publication discusses: sourc...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs FREE
OSHA Safety and Health Standards

NAB Program Approval Number: 20220529-2.75-A74806-DL

This course was developed from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration publication which provides a general overview of standards-related topics. The summary of General Industry safe...

careceus.com 2.75 hrs $44.00
The Science and Practice of Improving Health Care

NAB Program approval #20220609-4-A74808-DL

This course was developed from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality report which provides organizations with comprehensive, science-based information on common, costly medical conditions and ne...

careceus.com 4.00 hrs $64.00
A Primer on Alzheimers Disease and the Brain

NAB Approval Number: 20220529-2-A74802-DL

This course was developed from the National Institute on Aging report which discusses how Alzheimer's Disease affects the brain, the main characteristics and causes of the disease along with how it is dia...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Basic Principles of Infection Control

NAB Approval Number: 20220529-2-A74803-DL

This course was developed from the CDC and Institute For Healthcare Improvement guides which provides information on the selection and use of personal protective equipment in healthcare settings and to al...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
The State of Aging and Health in America

NAB Approval Number: 20220529-1.50-A74809-DL

This course was developed from the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion report which provides a snapshot of our nation's progress in promoting prevention, improving the h...

careceus.com 1.50 hrs $24.00
Overcoming Alzheimer's Disease

NAB Program Approval Number: 20220331-3-A72860-DL

This course was developed from the Alzheimer's Foundation of America recommendations for an integrated national plan to overcome Alzheimer's disease report which provides a compilation ...

careceus.com 3.00 hrs $48.00
Alzheimer's Disease Facts 2013

NAB Program Approval Number: 20220331-3.25-A72857-DL

This course was developed from the Alzheimer's Association Facts and Figures report which provides a statistical resource for U.S. data related to Alzheimer's disease, the most common type of d...

careceus.com 3.25 hrs $52.00
Overcoming Stigma of Dementia

NAB Program Approval Number: 20220331-4.50-A72861-DL

This course was developed from the Alzheimer's Disease International report which provides background on stigma and dementia, shares results from a worldwide survey conducted with peopl...

careceus.com 4.50 hrs $72.00
Caring for a Person with Alzheimer's Disease

NAB Program approval #20220318-2.25-A72768-DL

This course was developed from the National Institute on Aging guide which presents information for caregivers on how to: understand how AD changes a person; learn how to cope with these c...

careceus.com 2.25 hrs $36.00
Measuring Employee Performance - Aligning Employee Performance with Organizational Goals

NAB approval #20211014-2.75-A68836-DL

In this course, guidelines are presented for writing performance elements and standards and maximizing the capability of performance plans for focusing employee efforts on achieving organizational and group g...

careceus.com 2.75 hrs $44.00
Grief

NAB Approval Number: 20220524-1.50-A73771-DL

This course explores the different ways in people react to and heal from grief and sadness. It explains the difference between grief and depression as well as addressing the complex web of biology and ...

careceus.com 1.50 hrs $24.00
Biology of Aging

NAB Approval Number: 20220524-1.25-A73770-DL

Biology of Aging describes some of the National Institute of Aging's exciting findings about the basic biology of aging and points to directions for future investigation.

CEU Course Objectives ...

careceus.com 1.25 hrs $20.00
Medicaid: A Primer

NAB Approval Number: 20220524-2-A73769-DL

This CEU course is an overview of the federal Medicaid program and suitable for Nursing Home Administrators. It covers eligibility, services provided, cost, and funding for Medicaid. It is intended to hel...

careceus.com 2.00 hrs $32.00
Older Adults and Depression

NAB Program Approval Number: 20220524-3.25-A73768-DL

This course describes what an evidence-based practice (EBP) for treating older adults with depression is. It also presents factors to consider when choosing an EBP; identifies ...

careceus.com 3.25 hrs $52.00
End of Life Care

NAB Program Approval Number: 20211022-1.50-A68837-DL

This CEU course by the National Institute on Aging is a thoughtful collection of facts, suggestions and guidelines for caregivers of people facing death. Equally informative for family members ...

careceus.com 1.50 hrs $24.00
Mandatory Child Abuse Reporting in Pennsylvania

The goal of this continuing education module is to provide social workers, athletic trainers, audiologists, certified medical assistants, certified nursing assistants, dietitians, EMTs/paramedics, health educators, massage therapists, nurses, occupatio...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $12.00
Covid-19: Managing Staff Mental Health During a Pandemic

This course provides objective analysis of data to address healthcare provider mental health needs related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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nurse.com 0.50 hrs FREE
Texas Ethics and Jurisprudence - Nurses

This course is designed to inform Texas LVNs, RNs, and APRNs of ethics and jurisprudence requirements for practice and preparation for license renewal. This course will also satisfy the Texas BON requirement for two topic-specific contact hours of cont...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $30.00
Ethics for Nurses

Ethical decision-making in healthcare occurs on a regular basis, often without so much as a passing thought. Healthcare professionals are held to high standards of moral character and an expectation to be patient advocates. This innate drive to do &ldq...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Interprofessional Guide to Pain Management

Virtually all healthcare professionals help patients who are experiencing pain; physicians, nurses, therapists, psychologists, pharmacists, respiratory therapists, radiologic technologists, and social workers each play a specific role in pain managemen...

nurse.com 8.00 hrs $58.00
Obesity Management: A 911 Call to American Healthcare

Weight loss does not have to be dramatic to be beneficial, just a 5% weight loss can have a profound impact on health. But do primary care providers know how to deliver obesity counseling? Do they know what works to achieve and maintain the 5% weight l...

nurse.com 12.00 hrs $129.00
Utilization Management: A Core Course

The healthcare management industry is in a constant state of change. Among the changes are the roles and functions of utilization management (UM), which has evolved as a system to evaluate medical necessity and appropriateness of care related to optima...

nurse.com 10.00 hrs $64.00
Psychosis, Mood, and Anxiety

Neuropsychiatric disorders have surpassed cardiovascular conditions worldwide in causing disability and premature death. As healthcare professionals, nurses often encounter people with mental illness. This module discusses the etiology of severe mental...

nurse.com 5.80 hrs $47.00
Understanding Stress and Immunity

Stress can indirectly contribute to a wide array of maladies associated with either a hyper- or hypoactive state of immunity. Susceptibility to the common cold is increased, autoimmune symptoms are heightened, and allergies can be worsened by exams, di...

nurse.com 5.00 hrs $38.00
Pediatric Respiratory Infections

Children frequently develop respiratory infections. This course will inform physicians and nursing professionals about viral and bacterial respiratory infections that affect children, so they can recognize the diseases and provide the most effective ca...

nurse.com 5.80 hrs $47.00
Common Pediatric Problems in Ambulatory Care

Pediatric ambulatory care consists of well-child and preventive care and treating and managing acute and chronic health conditions. Nurses provide holistic care to the pediatric patient by synthesizing their nursing assessments with caregiver concerns....

nurse.com 5.00 hrs $38.00
Document It Right: A Nurse's Guide to Charting

From the earliest beginnings of the nursing profession, nurses have carefully recorded their observations of patients and their interventions to help patients recover from illness and achieve optimal health. In the beginnings of the profession, the pri...

nurse.com 5.20 hrs $40.00
Ambulatory Preceptor: Principles of Adult Learning

Adult learners do not learn in the same manner as children do in grade school. When preceptoring nurses in the ambulatory care setting, preceptors should be familiar with the principles of adult learners. Understanding different adult learning theories...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Aging Immune Systems

As the older adult population increases, healthcare providers across disciplines will be caring for more acutely ill older adult patients. Many will have infectious diseases because older adults are at an increased risk for acquiring infectious disease...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
HCAHPS: Patient Care Experience in the Hospital

Hospitals and providers currently receive reimbursement by meeting criteria established by the Centers for Medicare &amp; Medicaid Services (CMS). Quality measures and length of stay data are measures that affect hospital reimbursement. Yet the pat...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Fact or Fiction? Test Your Readiness to Provide Nursing Care for Youth with Seizure Clusters Outside of the Hospital

Epilepsy is one of the most common chronic diseases among children and adolescents, and seizures are a frequent school health emergency. Effective rescue therapies are now available for use outside of the hospital setting to treat seizure clusters, whi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs FREE
The Spasticity and Movement Disorders IMPACT Initiative: Dystonia

This web activity provides an overview of dystonias including physiology, classification, genetics,and treatment options.

Please note: This course is brought to you in partnership with our sister company freeCME. Clicking the Buy Course button wi...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs FREE
Medical Crossfire®: Perfecting The Diagnosis And Treatment Of EGPA: Patient Perspectives And Expert Insight

This online educational activity is designed to provide expert interpretation of new and emerging data on the treatment of eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA) and important aspects of clinical presentation. The nuances of diagnosis, cu...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs FREE
Excellence Series: Performance and Peer Evaluations

Engaged nurses are empowered to pursue individual professional growth and drive collective efforts that result in the quality of nursing care at the unit level. Nurses are now facing a critical time in healthcare, marked by increased complexity. A peer...

nurse.com 0.75 hrs $12.00
Quality Series: Utilization Management

Efforts to reduce costs in healthcare encompass a host of strategies, including evidence-based clinical guidelines for high-quality care. Additionally, the use of a lower level of care and outpatient services can result in shorter inpatient acute care ...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Excellence Series: Data Presentation

Data analysis is a process of capturing data, synthesizing its parts, and interpreting the meaning. It must also be presented in a way that is quick and easy for the target audience to understand and facilitates timely and effective decision-making abo...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Ambulatory Preceptor: The Preceptor Role

Preceptors are role models for professionalism and best practices in the clinical setting, socializing nurses into the workgroup while educating and orienting. Besides working with new graduates, preceptors are assigned to healthcare providers who chan...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Managing Symptoms of Malignant Wounds

Up to 14% of patients with metastases will develop a malignant wound. A malignant wound may result from a primary cutaneous malignancy or metastasis of existing cancer or be a malignant transformation of an existing wound. Malignant transformation of a...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Quality Series: Safety First - Culture and Patient Impact

A ‘culture of safety’ is an often-heard term in clinical settings. Most patients require complex care, with many interprofessional teams working together. Large patient volumes, an expectation for rapid delivery of care, the consumer’...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Common Biting Insects

Most people go through life without noticing insects unless they are irritated, bitten, or stung by one of them. Yet insects are the dominant and most successful animal life form on earth. They represent more than half of all known living organisms. Th...

nurse.com 0.75 hrs $12.00
Quality Series: Organizational Leadership

Quality outcomes have expanded into new processes incorporating evidence-based knowledge into professional practice. Healthcare reimbursement is significantly impacted by quality outcomes. Nurses can provide essential leadership in quality outcomes.

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Excellence Series: Patient Education Overview

Effective patient education is a key to improvement of health outcomes but has limited coverage in healthcare literature. Multiple factors influence health information dissemination, starting from interprofessional communication to patient-centered com...

nurse.com 0.75 hrs $12.00
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome: Diagnosis and Treatment

Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is the leading endocrine disorder of women in their child-bearing years. However, providers are not necessarily aware of multiple long-term health risks related to obesity, insulin resistance, infertility, and cardiov...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
One Year of COVID-19 - An Overview of the State of the Knowledge

In just over a year’s time, COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, has changed Americans’ way of life and how healthcare is delivered in the U.S. Guidelines governing preventive measures, including how we interact...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Drug-Induced Kidney and Liver Injury

Drug-induced kidney and liver injury is a major problem throughout the world. Some of the most commonly prescribed drugs are involved in the pathogenesis of kidney and liver toxicity, including antibiotics, acetaminophen (Tylenol®), non-steroidal a...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $12.00
Methyl Mercury Poisoning: Recognition and Treatment

The presence of mercury in the food chain from environmental pollution is the most significant pathway for mercury exposure throughout the U.S. and the entire world. Methyl mercury can cause serious morbidities, particularly in children. It is importan...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Breastfeeding Basics

Nurses have regular and frequent exposure to pregnant and postpartum women and may greatly influence their decision to breastfeed and facilitate successful breastfeeding following initiation. This course will provide breastfeeding basics and the necess...

nurse.com 2.25 hrs $20.00
Restless Legs Syndrome

Restless leg syndrome (RLS) includes symptoms of abnormal sensations, some of which can be painful. Abnormal sensations are paresthesias and when they cause discomfort, they are dysesthesias. Symptoms cause an irresistible urge to move, but movement pr...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Team-Based Healthcare Improves Patient Outcomes

Team-based healthcare is provided by two or more people who represent different professions with the common goal of improving the well-being of a patient. Outcomes such as relief of pain, improved access to healthcare services, early recognition of tre...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Recognizing and Managing Strokes

Stroke is a leading cause of long-term disability and death in the U.S. Stroke is the result of a blocked or ruptured blood vessel that deprives brain cells of oxygen, resulting in tissue death within minutes. Brain cells die every minute during a stro...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Scale, Bail, or Fail – The B-Cell Lymphoma Edition

Over the last several decades, advances in non-Hodgkin B-cell lymphoma management—including non–chemotherapy-based targeted therapies and new cytogenetic and molecular prognostic testing—have significantly improved patient survival. F...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs FREE
Nutritional Concerns for Vegetarian or Vegan Teens

Are you prepared to provide nutritional care for an adolescent who follows a vegetarian, vegan, or plant-based diet? Scientific evidence suggests a positive relationship between plant-based eating patterns and reduced risk of disease. Strict forms of v...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Malnutrition: Improving Patient Outcomes

You probably are aware that malnutrition can increase morbidity and mortality, but did you know that malnutrition can increase readmissions, medical costs, and even falls? Poor nutrition status is associated with increased length of hospital stay, elev...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $12.00
Emotional Intelligence Helps Nurses Work Smart

Emotional intelligence (EI) is a relatively new concept in nursing, introduced by Daniel Goleman in 1995. Research studies indicate that EI is an important part of successful nursing practice. Irrespective of the underlying theories used to assess EI, ...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Clinical Consultations™: Closing the Gap in Early Identification and Treatment of SMA

This online educational activity is designed to provide expert interpretation of current and emerging data on the diagnosis and treatment of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). The importance of early diagnosis and treatment, availability of carrier testing...

nurse.com 1.25 hrs FREE
Common Misconceptions About Cancer Pain

Many patients with cancer experience pain at some point. Interprofessional collaboration by the healthcare team helps alleviate suffering by increasing knowledge about cancer pain and the application of effective pain management interventions. Multimod...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Fetal Alcohol Exposure

This course reviews the causes, diagnosis, consequences, and management of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD). Discussion includes that of the spectrum of birth defects related to prenatal alcohol consumption, the effects of FASD, and how nurses h...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer remains the third leading cause of death in the U.S. It is on the rise to becoming the second leading cause by 2030. Pancreatic cancer remains difficult to diagnose and treat, because no clear early warning signs and symptoms exist. F...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Non-Suicidal Self-Injurious Behavior in Adults

Non-suicidal self-injurious behaviors occur with greater frequency in adolescents and young adults. However, clinicians often overlook that adults also engage in these behaviors. Treating non-suicidal self-injurious behavior is critical, as it is assoc...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Strategic Interprofessional Planning

Healthcare providers are constantly challenged to quickly adapt to organizational change and respond to turbulent environments with many interconnected and moving parts. Experts maintain that interprofessional healthcare teams can improve the quality o...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Culturally Competent Care of Mexican-Americans

The U.S. Census estimates that Mexican-Americans represent 17.8% of the U.S. population, with over 33.6 million Americans listed as being of Mexican descent. Mexican-Americans comprise 64.3% of all Latinos in the U.S. Mexican-Americans demonstrate wide...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Medication Reconciliation Avoids Dangerous Errors

Medication reconciliation is a comprehensive review of a patient’s active medications during care transitions. It is a strategy that enables healthcare providers to make better prescribing decisions for patients. The Joint Commission (TJC) added ...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Visitors at the Hospital Bedside

Visitation policies have been in place since hospitals came into existence and have changed throughout the years. As healthcare has become more technical and complex, the role of family members at the bedside has also changed. Visitors can provide meas...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Recognizing and Treating Five Shock States

Hypotension (systolic blood pressure &lt; 90 mmHg) is often considered the defining hallmark of shock, but it can also be a late or deceptive sign. Therefore, other signs and symptoms must be identified early to detect and respond to a patient&rsqu...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $24.00
Preventing Wrong-Site Surgery

We’ve all seen the headlines and heard reports of errors in surgical procedures. These events are shocking and undermine confidence in the healthcare system. Wrong-site surgeries include incorrect site, wrong patient, and wrong procedure, and ret...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Cocaine: Systemic Effects

According to a 2019 national survey, approximately 5.5 million Americans aged 12 years and older used cocaine in the past year. Once used in the medical field as an anesthetic, cocaine is now a schedule II substance due to its abuse potential. Cocaine ...

nurse.com 0.75 hrs $9.00
Stroke Care: From the Field to Rehab

Stroke remains a major neurological problem in the U.S., affecting millions of people and their families. Stroke is the fifth-leading cause of death and the primary cause of serious disability. About 795,000 people experience a new or recurrent stroke ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Battling Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci

Enterococci species are (bacteria) normally present in the human intestines and in the female genital tract. They can also be isolated from the environment. Enterococci that develop drug resistance can be very harmful due to limited treatment options. ...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Cancer and Depression

As many as one in four people with cancer will experience depression during or after their treatment course. The effects of depression can impact the patient’s psychosocial well-being and disease outcomes. Depression is associated with poor treat...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Oncology Emergencies

Oncology emergencies are dangerous complications resulting from cancer. Conditions covered in this course include the more common emergencies, such as sepsis and tumor lysis syndrome, with mention of more rare conditions, such as superior vena cava syn...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Cerebral Aneurysms

A cerebral aneurysm is best described as a weakened part of a blood vessel in the brain that bulges outward. These aneurysms may be small and asymptomatic, or they can be large, cause warning signs that something is wrong, and then rupture, causing dea...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
von Willebrand Disease: An Inherited Bleeding Disorder

Von Willebrand disease (vWD) is the most common inherited genetic bleeding disorder, yet it is not well known or understood among the public or healthcare providers. Von Willebrand factor (vWF) is a protein that is essential for platelet aggregation an...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Legionnaires' Disease

Legionnaires’ disease first appeared in July 1976, when an outbreak of a (then unknown) lung infection was found among attendees of the 58th annual convention of the American Legion held in Philadelphia. Legionella is naturally found in...

nurse.com 0.75 hrs $12.00
Pediatric Tracheostomy Emergencies

Pediatric patients with congenital and acquired conditions may require a tracheostomy tube. To care for a child with a tracheostomy tube, healthcare professionals must understand the reason the child requires a tracheostomy, the functional status of th...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
ICU Sedation, Central Line Infections, and Early Feeding: Evidence-Based Practices

Evidence-based practice allows nurses to use credible research to improve patient outcomes. By providing care in accordance with these practices, patients receive the best management and treatment options available. This learning activity reviews the e...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Cultural Differences Impact Interpersonal Communication

Working cross-culturally requires you to appreciate the impact cultural differences have on interpersonal communication. Transcultural healthcare workers are sensitive to these differences and strive to determine the most appropriate and effective ways...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Scleroderma

Scleroderma is a complex autoimmune connective tissue disorder. This course outlines the pathological processes associated with scleroderma, types of the disease, and recommendations for diagnosis, treatment, and patient teaching.

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nurse.com 0.75 hrs $6.00
Effective Nursing Communication

From accepting an order over the telephone to handing off a patient to another department, every healthcare professional faces situations each day involving potential miscommunication. Healthcare professionals must understand and adopt safety practices...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Trauma-Informed Care for Healthcare Professionals

Healthcare professionals are increasingly recognizing the long-term effects of trauma on health. Experiencing trauma can affect an individual’s attitudes toward medical care. It is critical that healthcare professionals understand the relationshi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Networking for Career Advancement

Networking is one of the most important career-building tools available to any professional, including nurses. So, whether a nurse is hunting for a job, seeking a promotion, running for office, starting a business, seeking consultative work, pursuing h...

nurse.com 0.75 hrs $6.00
Short Bowel Syndrome in the Pediatric Patient

Intestinal failure in infants is most frequently caused by short bowel syndrome (SBS). Although lifesaving, surgeries required to correct gastrointestinal complications such as necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) and other congenital conditions may lead to...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Hand Hygiene and Skin Antisepsis

Whether at the surgical site or on the hands of the healthcare provider, human skin is inherently laden with resident and transient flora. This course addresses ways to reduce pathogens on the skin of caregivers and surgical patients to reduce the risk...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Bacterial Meningitis

Members of the healthcare team must be able to recognize symptoms of bacterial meningitis to expedite testing and treatment, and advocate for preventive vaccination among appropriate age groups. With knowledge of preventive measures and awareness of ea...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Adult Vaccine Recommendations

Vaccine-preventable diseases strike millions of adults annually. While most children and adolescents remain up to date on immunizations, adults often do not recognize the need for routine vaccination. This course addresses various vaccine formulations ...

nurse.com 1.25 hrs $12.00
Community Practice Connections™: Chronic Fibrosing ILDs With Progressive Phenotype—Are You Aware of the Latest Data on Diagnosis and Emerging Treatments?

This Community Practice Connections™ program provides an in-depth review of topics covered in a July 2020 virtual symposium. This unique and engaging multimedia activity is ideal for the community-based clinician and focuses on the practical aspe...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs FREE
Concussion Evaluation and Management in Pediatric Patients

Concussions are head injuries that are caused by a traumatic, biomechanical force. The symptoms of concussion are primarily the result of functional disturbances, not structural injuries, and may include headache, dizziness, changes in mood or behavior...

nurse.com 1.25 hrs $12.00
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Presentation and Treatment

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is one of the most common GI complaints that healthcare providers encounter. The backflow of the acidic gastric or duodenal contents into the esophagus can result in heartburn. Healthcare professionals play an imp...

nurse.com 1.25 hrs $12.00
Asthma Management

Asthma is a common chronic health condition that affects patients of all ages. It can significantly impair the quality of life of people who have the disease because of its effect on a basic life function: the act of breathing. Management of asthma is ...

nurse.com 1.25 hrs $12.00
Management of HIV Opportunistic Infections

Globally, millions have become infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and have a great risk of morbidity and mortality from opportunistic infections associated with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Although the incidence of opportun...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pulmonary Edema

Acute pulmonary edema develops rapidly with a clinical picture that includes air hunger, tachypnea, and a productive cough with copious pink, frothy sputum, leading to an impending sense of doom and panic. The patient feels as if they are “drowni...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Using Coaching to Help Nurses Succeed

Today, nurses at all levels are expected to learn new skills and take on new responsibilities. Knowing how to coach (and be coached) is central to helping nurses develop the skills they need to succeed.   There are key components in coaching: 1)...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Medication Nonadherence

Poor medication adherence has been called America’s other drug problem. This issue attracts attention, resulting in major reports and literature such as the World Health Organization’s Adherence to Long-Term Therapies. Roughly 50% of patien...

nurse.com 0.75 hrs $9.00
Coping with Shingles

The goal of this course is to provide up-to-date information to nurses about the signs and symptoms of shingles, treatment moalities, interventions, and patient education issues.   After taking this course, you should be able to: Identify the...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
HCAHPS Series: Nurse and Interprofessional Team Communication

Every interaction with a healthcare professional, including what is communicated and what is observed, affects patients’ experience of care. Effectively communicating with patients, families, and colleagues is the foundation for a therapeutic and...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
The Impact of Interprofessional Education

Contemporary healthcare requires efficient and effective interaction and teamwork by groups of diverse professional healthcare providers. Interprofessional (IP) education aims to  improve collaborative practice in which healthcare decisions are ma...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
National Patient Safety Goals (Allied)

This course will cover the 2021 National Patient Safety Goals for allied health staff in the hospital setting.   © Joint Commission Resources: National Patient Safety Goals. Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthc...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Preventing Blood Incompatibility Errors

Transfusions are a life-saving intervention, but transfusion errors, particularly errors involving ABO incompatibility, can be deadly. Three actions that have frequently been a contributing cause for ABO incompatibility errors are incorrect labeling of...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Treating Hypothermia in the Trauma Patient

Trauma patients are at increased risk for hypothermia, which in turn increases their mortality risk. Nurses caring for these patients must be well-informed about hypothermia so that they may intervene appropriately. This module will explore the risk fa...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $12.00
Foot Care in Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus can cause serious lower extremity complications that threaten life and limb. Peripheral neuropathy and vascular disease can lead to ulcers, arthropathy, and infections that cause pain, impair mobility, and may even lead to amputation....

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
National Patient Safety Goals (Non-Licensed)

This course will cover the 2021 National Patient Safety Goals for nursing staff in the hospital setting.

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nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
National Patient Safety Goals (Nursing)

This course will cover the 2021 National Patient Safety Goals for nursing staff in the hospital setting.

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nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Improving Communication With Families

Nurses and social workers interact with families. Often patients are unable or unwilling to share information practitioners need to deliver quality care. Family members can be a good source of data. Nurses can provide them all with enhanced communicati...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Nursing Competency: From Novice to Expert

Nursing competency develops over time — the product of lessons learned from wide-ranging experiences. As the profession evolves, competency in a rapidly changing healthcare environment remains a key component of excellent nursing care. Competency...

nurse.com 0.50 hrs $6.00
Promoting Medication Adherence with HIV Treatment

The latest statistics regarding the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) epidemic in the U.S. illustrate that there has been a decrease in the number of new HIV diagnoses from 2014 to 2018 by 7% (CDC, 2020). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Understanding Insulin Management

In the past, patients with diabetes typically received one or two daily fixed insulin injections in doses that only physicians understood and adjusted. Current practice, though, has transitioned to helping patients proactively replicate the pancreas&rs...

nurse.com 3.00 hrs $28.00
Gout: Modern Concerns

With increasing numbers of individuals suffering from gout, clinicians must understand the risk factors, testing, and treatment to successfully help patients effectively manage their disease. This course provides an overview of gout, including prevalen...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Anesthesia in the Perioperative and Postoperative Settings

The perioperative nurse plays a primary role in the operative process. Knowledge of procedures, appropriate patient assessment, and care management guidelines will positively impact patient outcomes. Patients consider anesthesia to be a major risk of s...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Social Media for the Professional Nurse

For many of us, social media is a fun way to stay in touch with friends and family. We share photos and stories with people across town and around the world. However, nurses need to be cautious as they engage in social media as it can affect their care...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Identifying and Reporting Child Abuse and Maltreatment for New York

As a healthcare professional, you play an important role in recognizing and reporting suspected child abuse. Part of this role involves collecting concise, complete, and consistent information to understand the scope and degree of abuse. You also have ...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $12.00
Community-Associated Clostridioides difficile Infection, formerly Clostridium difficile

Since 2000, the epidemiology of Clostridioides (formerly Clostridium) difficile infection (CDI) has changed with significant increases in incidence and severity. Recently overall incidence of CDI and healthcare-associated CDI h...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Bed Bugs: Prevention, Treatment, and Education

Bed bugs are a pervasive nuisance in the U.S. and across the globe. The prototypical arthropod species Cimex lectularius looks similar to miniature cockroaches and feeds on the blood of humans and some animals. Bed bugs tend to live in areas ...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $12.00
Food Gone Bad: Foodborne Illnesses

Each year, consumption of food contaminated with microbial pathogens (bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites, and their toxins) causes an estimated 48 million illnesses, 128,000 hospitalizations, and 3,000 deaths. Many of these instances are preventable. ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pandemic 2020: History, Spread, and Treatment of COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact more people across the globe, the healthcare and scientific communities are learning more about the coronavirus that is causing it.* This nursing CE course, based on information available in mid-2020, focuse...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $20.00
Managing Cholesterol: Assessment and Treatment

Heart disease is the leading cause of death caused by chronic disease in American adults, and stroke is the fifth most common cause of death in that category (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], 2020a). Elevated blood cholesterol causes n...

nurse.com 1.25 hrs $12.00
Pools and Pathogens: What You Need to Know

Healthcare professionals need to be informed about the pathogens found swimming in public pools.   With Cryptosporidium, one fecal accident can pollute all the water in a pool and swallowing a few mouthfuls of water can result in an infecti...

nurse.com 0.75 hrs $12.00
Making the leap from RN to BSN, what you need to know

The American Nurses Association (ANA) published the “ANA’s First Position on Education for Nursing” in 1965, advising the BSN as the “entry to practice” level of education. Extensive research has been published since that ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Late-Preterm Infants: Close Enough to Term?

The group of infants categorized as “late-preterm” are a growing public health concern. Although they may look like term newborns in appearance and weight, they have a greater risk for respiratory problems, temperature instability, hyperbil...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Young Child in Rehabilitation After Non-Fatal Drowning

Drowning is the leading cause of death due to injury in children between the ages of one and four in the United States (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], 2019). It is estimated that five times that many children are treated for non-fata...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Nutritional Epigenetics and Gene Expression in Adulthood

“You are what you eat” is taking on new meaning as we gain an understanding of epigenetics and nutrigenomics. Nutrients can alter gene expression in ways that have a significant impact on the development of chronic disease. Given the influe...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $12.00
Insulin-Resistance Syndrome/Metabolic Syndrome

In recent years, research and clinical practice have demonstrated that complex inter-relationships exist between hyperglycemia, dyslipidemia, insulin resistance, obesity, and hypertension. A consensus has emerged within the medical field to identify th...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Therapeutic Hypothermia

Traditionally, advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) focused solely on ensuring the return of spontaneous circulation with medications and electrical defibrillation. It did not focus on the long-term effects of cardiac arrest, such as the actions of fre...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Alzheimer's: Diagnosis, Management, and Support for Daily Life

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, more than 5 million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease; by 2050, up to 14 million will have the disease (Alzheimer’s Association, n.d.-a). Earlier recognition and formal support as well a...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
A Review of Microscopic Urinalysis

Urinalysis is one of the most economical, simple, and frequent lab tests requested. The specimen is obtained, transported, and examined easily in the clinical lab. Microscopic analysis reveals structures, cells, and artifacts that give valuable informa...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Restraints: Reducing Risks to Patients and Alternatives

The purpose of this course is to inform nurses about the potential dangers of restraints and ways to reduce their use. The course includes an overview of regulations and standards of care for the use of restraints but emphasizes alternatives.

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nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Aspiration: Preventing a Deadly Complication in Vulnerable Populations

Swallowing is a complex process that requires the coordinated action of muscles in the tongue, pharynx, and esophagus. Many conditions and interventions can disrupt this process and increase the risk for aspiration. Dangerous complications of aspiratio...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Delineating Doctoral Degrees for Nurses

A key element of the Future of Nursing (FON) report focuses on the need to double the number of doctorate-prepared nurses by 2020. The recommendation stems from a need to increase the number of nurses eligible for roles as faculty and researchers. Atta...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Newborn Screening: The Nurse's Role

Screening newborns is critical, because some babies are born with potentially life-threatening diseases that may not be obvious at birth. Nurses who care for newborns should know which conditions their state regularly screens for at birth and the speci...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Rapid Response Teams: Improving Patient Outcomes with Early Intervention

“Rapid response teams” (RRTs) and “medical emergency teams” are the most common terms used to describe the concept of early intervention before cardiac arrest occurs. These teams have various combinations of members, including a...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Managing Fluid Intake and Output in the Surgical Patient

Surgical patients are at increased risk of imbalance of fluid and electrolytes because of preoperative fluid and food restrictions and because of intraoperative fluid and blood loss. This module provides up-to-date information to help ensure perioperat...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Zoonoses: Animals Can Make You Sick

Cats, dogs, and other animals can transmit a wide variety of diseases to humans, ranging from trivial infections to life-threatening diseases. In the U.S., casual contact and bites from animals cause millions of human infections every year. Animals can...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Comparing Career Paths for BSN and MSN

Furthering education improves one’s sense of personal fulfillment and achievement. Research studies indicate baccalaureate-prepared nurses positively impact patient outcomes and are more likely to be hired when compared to nurses without a Bachel...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Balance and Hearing: Risks of Ototoxicity

Many common medications, including salicylates, quinines, and the aminoglycoside antibiotics can cause ototoxicity or ear poisoning. The onset of toxicity is not as dramatic as anaphylactic shock nor is it visible like a vibrant red rash. But the impac...

nurse.com 3.50 hrs $28.00
Getting your BSN – the Basics and the Benefits

Have you ever thought about your Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)? Perhaps you are contemplating enrolling in nursing school or you are already a practicing nurse. This course will help you discover how you can begin your educational journey to ach...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Jumpstart Your Career in Nursing Informatics

</p>This course explores the role of the nurse informatician (commonly referred to as a nurse informaticist) and how it has evolved over time. It explains legislation that has spurred the adoption of electronic health records and the training of ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
How to Thrive in an Online BSN Program

The 2010 Institute of Medicine’s recommendation to increase the percentage of baccalaureate prepared nurses to 80% by 2020 resulted in an expansion of BSN programs. There are over 600 online RN-BSN programs today. Online nursing programs provide ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Herbal Medications

The use of herbal medicines to aid in healing maladies has been documented since 2500 B.C. and continues to be used today. The use of herbal medicines is considered part of the branch of medicine known as “complementary and alternative medicines&...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Case Management Basics

Case management is an area of practice that offers nurses an opportunity to build on their clinical knowledge, as well as their communication and nursing process skills to function in an expanded and more autonomous role than direct patient care. Nurse...

nurse.com 5.00 hrs $47.00
Sexual Harassment: Illinois Licensed Professionals

Illinois law prohibits sexual harassment. Although it may sound like a simple concept, sexual harassment can be difficult for individuals to truly comprehend. Employees need to know what behavior is considered “sexual harassment” and what t...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $25.00
Pulmonary Embolism: Multidisciplinary Intervention is a Key to Success

Pulmonary embolism (PE) falls third behind stroke and myocardial infarction as the most common acute cardiovascular syndrome (Konstantinides, et al., 2019). It is also one of the main causes of mortality in hospitalized patients even though diagnostic ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $15.00
Management of Community-Acquired Pneumonia

Pneumonia that develops in non-hospitalized patients is the most common infectious cause of death in the U.S. and ranks second among reasons for hospitalization. Persons over the age of 65 are at particularly high risk for pneumonia and about 85% of al...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pet Therapy

Animals have been used as a means of therapeutic intervention for years and the healthcare field is rich in anecdotal stories about the human-animal bond. This bond shows potential in improving psychological health and well-being, including quality of ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Addressing Sexuality, Intimacy, and Sexual Health

Sex is an activity of daily living (ADL), yet many clinicians do not feel comfortable or capable of addressing it in practice. This course will identify evidence-based strategies for starting the conversation, along with resources for education and int...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Interprofessional Rehabilitation of People with Executive Function Impairment

Executive function impairment may result from a variety of medical conditions, including traumatic brain injury, stroke, and dementia. The ability of patients to achieve goals, including rehabilitation goals, may be compromised by executive function im...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pediatric Food Allergies

Recommendations for prevention and treatment of food allergies have changed dramatically over the past ten years. Treatments have become more individualized, dependent not only on the patient but also the food allergy. Prevalence of food allergies has ...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Needlestick Injuries and Guidelines for Management

Needlestick injuries continue to pose a threat to all healthcare professionals (HCPs) involved in patient care. Despite the preventative processes health care institutions have put into place to prevent needlestick injuries, HCPs still face this threat...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Sarcopenia Robs Older Adults of Strength

As people age, there is an increased risk of developing sarcopenia, a condition characterized by losses of skeletal muscle mass, strength, and functional ability. Sarcopenia can lead to an increased risk of falls. Healthcare professionals may encounter...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
HCAHPS Series: Communicating and Managing Pain in the Hospital

Communicating with patients and managing their pain while they are in the hospital ultimately affects their experience of care. Pain is a multifaceted and personal experience. Levels of perceived pain control and overall satisfaction as well as the int...

nurse.com 1.75 hrs $15.00
Sexual Violence Against Women on College Campuses

The number of sexual assaults among women on college campuses is now estimated at 1 in 5. The potential consequences of sexual assault include a host of individual, social, and academic problems. Individuals may exhibit symptoms of depression, anxiety,...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Palliative Care for the Pulmonary Patient

Patients with chronic, progressive pulmonary diseases are a challenging patient population, as they often present with unrelieved symptoms that affect their quality of life. Palliative care is no longer considered end-of-life care. This comprehensive c...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
National Patient Safety Goals – Nursing

This course will cover the 2019 National Patient Safety Goals for nursing staff in the hospital setting.   © Joint Commission Resources: (National Patient Safety Goals). Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Nutrition Interventions

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), the accumulation of fat within the cells and tissue of the liver in the absence of excessive alcohol consumption, is the most common liver disease in the U.S. Its incidence is on the rise and often goes undiagn...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Recognizing, Diagnosing and Managing Emergent Causes of Low Back Pain

Low back pain is a common complaint that will present in a variety of practice settings including the Emergency Department, primary care office, urgent care, and rehabilitation facility. While most cases of acute low back pain are benign, self-limited,...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
HCAHPS Series: Physician and Interprofessional Team Communication

Working in the healthcare field requires outstanding communication skills. Effectively communicating with the patient, family, and colleagues is the foundation for a therapeutic and positive patient experience. The patient’s experience of care is...

nurse.com 1.75 hrs $15.00
When Disasters Strike: Preparing for the Unexpected

This module features an overview of disaster management in EDs, including the definition of the four stages of disaster management and the appropriate triage of patients. Preparation of ED personnel, such as RNs, EMTs, physicians, pharmacists, and tech...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
HCAHPS Series: Value-Based Purchasing

With the passage of the Affordable Care Act of 2010, the healthcare system underwent a transformation from the pay-for-service to pay-for-performance model. The ACA established the hospital value-based purchasing program, or simply VBP. The VBP is an i...

nurse.com 2.50 hrs $19.00
HCAHPS Series: Discharge and Transitions of Care

Improved preparation for discharge, care coordination, and transition of care can result in reduced adverse events and readmissions, greater adherence to the plan of care, and better patient experience, leading to increased Hospital Consumer Assessment...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
OASIS-D and the Comprehensive Assessment

OASIS stands for Outcome and Assessment Information Set. It is a data set of around 100 items that is used to assess home care patients. The Centers for Medicare &amp; Medicaid Services’ Conditions of Participation for home health agencies re...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Trauma-Informed Care: The Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) on Health

Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) have lasting negative effects on adult health, in the form of risk-taking behaviors, and chronic disease. More than half of the U.S. population has experienced at least one adverse childhood event and 14.3% have exp...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
HCAHPS Series: Patient Satisfaction and Pay for Performance

Pay for performance will continue to be the predominate future model for healthcare reimbursement. Understanding practices to improve performance is essential. HCAHPS is a core component of value-based purchasing’s pay-for-performance model that ...

nurse.com 1.70 hrs $15.00
HCAHPS Series: Creating a Clean and Therapeutic Environment

Creating a clean and therapeutic environment requires the healthcare team to understand the perspective of the patient and family and to take action to support healing. The environment of care was addressed even by Florence Nightingale and is even more...

nurse.com 1.70 hrs $15.00
HCAHPS Series: Patient Care Experience in the Hospital

The care experience involves every interaction the patient encounters from initial entry into the healthcare system through discharge to home. A better patient-care experience leads to increased ratings on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare...

nurse.com 1.60 hrs $15.00
Nurses Critical Since Reimbursement Dried Up for Catheter-Associated UTIs

Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs) are one of the most common hospital-acquired infections in the U.S. The Centers for Medicare &amp; Medicaid Services discontinued reimbursing hospitals for the additional costs associated with t...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Apnea of Prematurity and Interprofessional Collaboration

Apnea, as defined by the American Academy of Pediatrics and researchers, is “the cessation of breathing for over 15-20 seconds and is accompanied by oxygen desaturation (SpO2 less than or equal to 80% for ≥ 4 seconds) and/or bradycardia (...

nurse.com 1.40 hrs $15.00
Interprofessional Strategic Planning

Healthcare has become increasingly complex within an environment of rapid change. Healthcare providers are faced with the challenges of adapting quickly and responding to the unprecedented demands for strategic planning. In turbulent environments with ...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Cancer and Depression: Underdiagnosed and Undertreated

Up to 25% of people with cancer experience clinical depression, which can affect their disease outcome, compliance with treatment, and quality of life. Despite this, depression is known to be underdiagnosed and undertreated in people with cancer. Sever...

nurse.com 1.20 hrs $12.00
Malnutrition Alert! How to Improve Patient Outcomes

What would you do if potentially half of your hospitalized clients, and 5% or more of your ambulatory clients, had a condition that was compromising their health, yet it was undiagnosed and untreated? An estimated 30% to 60% of those hospitalized have ...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Kentucky Required Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma

Pediatric abusive head trauma, or shaken baby syndrome, is a severe form of child abuse that most often involves infants. The term “shaken baby syndrome” has been used for decades to describe abusive head trauma inflicted on infants and you...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $10.00
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Off to a Shaky Start

Neonatal abstinence syndrome is composed of a spectrum of similar physiological signs and symptoms resulting from drug withdrawal, regardless of the agent. It is characterized by central nervous system hyperirritability, GI dysfunction, and autonomic d...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Legal Origins and Issues Behind Correctional Nursing

Regardless of your primary practice setting, you may come in contact with inmates requiring healthcare services. Do you know when you are allowed to disclose protected health information to law enforcement? This module will describe laws, ethics, and i...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Perinatal Infections

In recent years, healthcare professionals have made significant progress in the prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment of many perinatal infections. Conditions that were once common, such as congenital rubella syndrome, have been eliminated through...

nurse.com 3.00 hrs $20.00
Weapons of Mass Destruction and Emergency Preparedness for Nursing Licensure in Nevada

The government and healthcare facilities should continue to improve their approach to all-hazards preparedness, including preparedness for terrorist attacks with chemical, biological, or radioactive weapons. The healthcare team’s knowledge and ab...

nurse.com 4.00 hrs $25.00
Vision Loss: Macular Degeneration and Glaucoma

Sight is a precious gift. Yet, many Americans find their sight threatened by age-related macular degeneration and glaucoma. Nurses have a responsibility to their patients to provide resources that can help reduce the prevalence of these conditions in o...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Oncologic Breast Reconstruction

An estimated 276,480 new cases of breast cancer in women will be diagnosed in the United States in 2020. For women who choose or need to have a mastectomy, oncologic breast reconstruction improves satisfaction and psychological outcomes (quality of lif...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Nursing Informatics

Nursing informatics supports nurses, patients, the interprofessional healthcare team, and other stakeholders in their decision-making in all healthcare settings to achieve desired outcomes. This course provides a better understanding of how nursing inf...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Early Detection and Proper Nursing Care

Hyperbilirubinemia, a common disorder occurring in both term and preterm infants, generally is a benign, self-limiting process. However, if not properly diagnosed and treated, it can result in permanent neurologic damage. To prevent devastating consequ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Weapons of Mass Destruction and Emergency Preparedness

The government and healthcare facilities should continue to improve their approach to all-hazards preparedness, including preparedness for terrorist attacks with chemical, biological, or radioactive weapons. The healthcare team’s knowledge and ab...

nurse.com 4.00 hrs $25.00
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder - An Overview

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) was once primarily associated with the survivors of war but is now recognized as affecting people who have experienced diverse types of psychological traumas. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Center...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Biological Weapons & Emergency Preparedness, Part 1

Biological warfare remains a concern in the United States, which suffered anthrax attacks in 2001. This module gives an overview of anthrax and plague, including their history, natural causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis.

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nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Wound Care Nursing (CWCN) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Wound Care Nursing (CWCN) exam with Nurse.com’s CWCN® certification test prep course. This wound care nurse certification online review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and features the latest best...

nurse.com 9.00 hrs $175.00
Rhythm Recognition: Getting to the Heart of the Matter

ECG rhythm recognition and analysis continues to be a major nursing responsibility in the acute care setting, yet has expanded beyond into other clinical settings. Since the advent of bedside monitoring and coronary care units in the 1960s, the ability...

nurse.com 3.75 hrs $28.00
Outlook Positive for Today's Cataract Patients

Cataracts develop as part of the aging process. By age 80, more than half of all Americans either have a cataract or have had cataract surgery. Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness worldwide and an important cause of blindness and visual impair...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
ABCs of Emergency Burn Management

This course describes the initial treatment of a burn patient and how to manage, evaluate, and prepare the patient for transfer to a burn center following an ABCDE model (airway, breathing, circulation, disability, and exposure and examination).

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nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Nursing Ethics‚ Part 1: The History of Bioethics in the United States

No single event created bioethics. Instead, a cascade of events created the discipline and changed healthcare decision making. This course provides an overview of the history of bioethics as it applies to healthcare and nursing in the U.S. Describing t...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Vascular Access (VA-BC) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Vascular Access (VA-BC) exam with Nurse.com’s VA-BC® certification test prep course. This vascular access board certification review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and features the latest best pr...

nurse.com 6.00 hrs $175.00
Managing Shock States and DIC

Shock is a clinical syndrome marked by the inability of the body to meet its own oxygen needs. Shock can originate from a wide range of causes including overwhelming infections, myocardial infarctions, and traumatic injuries. Early recognition and inte...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $12.00
Managing Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease

Diabetes increases the risk for several chronic and acute complications. Early detection and treatment are essential to managing these complications. This course will focus on diabetes, kidney disease, nephropathy and other co-morbid conditions in pers...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Activating a Stroke Alert: A Neurological Emergency

Stroke is a leading cause of long-term disability and death in the U.S. Stroke is the result of a blocked or ruptured blood vessel that deprives brain cells of oxygen, resulting in tissue death within minutes. Brain cells die every minute during a stro...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Radiation Incidents and Emergency Preparedness

Radiation emergencies are high-hazard, low-frequency events and are one of the least understood and most frightening. EMS and ED staff believe they are not prepared to deal with radiological incidents. A mass-casualty incident from radiation is likely ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is the most commonly diagnosed GI disorder in the United States. It can limit activities of daily living, productivity, socialization, and travel, significantly decreasing quality of life. It is well accepted that food pl...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Breastfeeding

Human milk is the optimal nutrition for all infants. A serious effect of breastfeeding is the reduction in the risk of death in infancy. Nurses play an important role in lactation and breastfeeding success. Nurses have frequent, regular exposure to pre...

nurse.com 3.00 hrs $22.00
Management of Hyperthyroidism

About 20 million Americans have some form of thyroid disorder. That’s a little more than 1 person out of 100 (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, 2016). Up to 60% of this population is unaware of their condition (Ame...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma

This course has been approved for 2 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016. Pediatric abusive head trauma, or shaken baby syndrome, is a severe form of child abuse that most often involves infants. The t...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $12.00
Chemical Weapons and Emergency Preparedness

Healthcare facilities should be prepared for terrorist attacks with chemical weapons. The healthcare team’s ability to recognize and respond to chemical attacks is critical to preparedness efforts. This course gives an overview of chemical agents...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Responsible Opioid Prescribing

The increased emphasis on management of pain to improve quality of life and functionality of people with chronic pain has contributed to a significant increase in the number of opioid prescriptions being written. With increased availability of prescrip...

nurse.com 2.50 hrs $19.00
A Healthcare Provider's Guide to Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic condition that has reached epidemic proportions in the U.S. Every healthcare professional needs to be aware of current diabetes practices. The purpose of this course is to communicate current information about diabetes, including...

nurse.com 4.00 hrs $25.00
Growing Strong: Going for Your Next Degree

Historically, there have been multiple paths to Registered Nurse licensure in the United States, with all applicants taking the same exam regardless of education level. Nurses trained in hospitals and army bases have worked alongside those taught in co...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Biological Weapons & Emergency Preparedness, Part 2

Biological warfare remains a concern in the U.S., which suffered anthrax attacks in 2001. This module gives an overview of smallpox and botulism, including history, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis. Measures to prepare for emergency bioterrorism are...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
A Nurse's Guide to Transition-of-Care

This course has been approved for 6 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 2017 and 2018.

Transition of care refers to a patient leaving one care setting and moving to another care setting or to home. All patients have care tra...

nurse.com 5.00 hrs $38.00
Advanced Practice Nurse Pharmacology

This course will help advanced practice nurses meet the new ANCC 25-contact hour pharmacology requirement for recertification beginning Jan. 1, 2014.

Written and rigorously peer reviewed by pharmacists and advanced practice nurses, this course fe...

nurse.com 25.00 hrs $259.00
Hospice and Palliative Care

The use of hospice and palliative care services continues to grow in the U.S. However, confusion about what the programs offer remains. This educational activity compares services and reimbursement for hospice and palliative care programs. Nurses shoul...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Preventing Suicide in Medical Settings

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, suicide has continued to be the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S. since 2008. Inpatient medical units are not designed to house patients who are suicidal, and healthcare profession...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Mechanical Complications in Long-Term Feeding Tubes

About a quarter of a million hospitalized patients receive enteral feedings annually (Boullata et al., 2017) and an estimated 344,000 U.S. patients receive their nutrition via a tube at home (Ireton-Jones, n.d.). Patients with long-term feeding tubes, ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Support of the Childbearing Family Through Education

The nurse who cares for the laboring patient should understand what information is being taught to support a patient and her family's wishes appropriately. This course explains the history of childbirth education, current childbirth options, the birth ...

nurse.com 2.20 hrs $20.00
Texas Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics

This course examines and explains the Texas Nursing Practice Act and the Licensure Compact for RNs, with which Texas nurses must be familiar. In addition, it explains important sections of the Texas Administrative Code and the Rules and Regulations Rel...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is a systemic bacterial infection that can occur in people who sustain a bite from an infected tick (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], 2019c). Illness caused by the infection ranges in severity from mild and self-limiting t...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Abdominal Trauma

The abdominal cavity is relatively unprotected and prone to trauma. Because the abdominal cavity can hold significant amounts of blood without any external signs, abdominal injuries can easily be missed during initial assessment of the patient. Abdomin...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Testicular Cancer: Early Detection is Key

Testicular cancer strikes at a time when men are at the prime of their lives, between the ages of 20 and 34. It is during this time when many ignore preventive healthcare. Early diagnosis, treatment, education, and follow-up are very important for youn...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Mental Health Nursing in the Correctional Setting

A survey of state correctional facilities indicates that there are three times more mentally ill people in jails and prisons than in hospitals, making the correctional setting the de facto mental hospitals of our time. About 25% of jail and p...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Robots Join The Surgical Team

This course provides an overview of the use of robotic-assisted laparoscopic/endoscopic methods during surgery. It reviews the eight components necessary for an endoscopic surgical procedure and the endoscopic functions of robotic-assisted technology. ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Type 2 Diabetes Reaches Epidemic Proportions Among Youth

Unless immediate action is taken, the epidemic of type 2 diabetes in youth promises to be costly in terms of early health complications and healthcare expenditures. Diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases in the U.S. among children, and an ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing (RN-BC) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing (RN-BC) exam with Nurse.com’s RN-BC® certification test prep course. This psychiatric mental health nursing certification review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeli...

nurse.com 7.00 hrs $175.00
Understanding Lymphedema

Lymphedema and wounds associated with it represent a difficult issue to deal with, primarily because the lymphatic system does not neatly fall into any medical specialty. Consequently, few clinicians are well versed in its pathophysiology or treatment....

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Cutting Out CLABSIs: Preventing Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections

Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) affect an estimated 400,000 patients each year in the United States (AHRQ, 2018). CLABSIs can cause serious infections and lengthen hospital stays, inflate medical costs, and increase the risk of...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Endoscopic Ultrasound Reveals Gastrointestinal Tract Secrets

Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) combines 2 diagnostic techniques: endoscopy and ultrasound. The marriage of these 2 techniques, an imaging of the body’s inner wall layers combined with an endoscope’s maneuverability, enhances the physician&rsqu...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
End-of-Life Issues

Much of the literature indicates that although most people, given the choice, would prefer to die at home, many will die in institutions. Caring for a patient approaching the end of life continues to challenge the most skilled, educated, and talented p...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
District of Columbia HIV/AIDS Requirement for Healthcare Professionals

The CDC estimates roughly 1.1 million people 13 years of age and older are living with HIV infection in the United States, including nearly 162,500 who are unaware they are infected. Healthcare providers licensed in the District of Columbia must comple...

nurse.com 3.00 hrs $22.00
Florida APRNs: Prescribe Controlled Substances Safely and Appropriately

The Florida Board of Nursing requires a three-contact-hour educational course on controlled substances prescribing for advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) that needs to be fulfilled before each license renewal. This educational activity will add...

nurse.com 3.00 hrs $12.00
Latinos and Cancer: A Focus on Awareness and Prevention

Latinos are the largest, most rapid-growing, and youngest minority group in the U.S. The rapid growth and diversity of this population relative to other minority groups are causes for examination of the impact of cancer on Latinos in the U.S. Cancer is...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Adolescent Dating Violence

Dating as a concept has an outdated meaning for today’s young people. Few report dating as it was experienced in previous years; rather, many teens talk about “hooking up, going out, talking, or fooling around.” Dating violence, howev...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Perinatal Nursing Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Perinatal Nursing Review exam with Nurse.com’s certification test prep course. This online perinatal nursing certification review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and features the latest best practices...

nurse.com 14.00 hrs $175.00
Compassion Fatigue

Compassion fatigue (CF) occurs when a caregiver experiences what experts call "secondary traumatic stress" in reaction to caring for those who are themselves suffering from traumatic events. Although caregivers don't actually experience the e...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Congenital Heart Disease in the Neonate

This course provides nurses with an overview of fetal cardiac development, the transition of cardiopulmonary circulation that occurs in a neonate post-birth, early presenting congenital heart defects, and the nursing care required for these neonates an...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Cancer and Chemotherapy

This course presents an overview of basic concepts of cancer and the nursing care of adult patients receiving chemotherapy. Topics include theories of carcinogenesis, normal and cancer-cell biology, diagnosis and staging of cancer, treatment modalities...

nurse.com 6.00 hrs $55.00
Tattoos, Piercings, and Healthcare Issues

The practices of body arts — tattoos and piercings — have become so common that all healthcare professionals are urged to understand their medical impact. Knowledge of the health risks engendered in tattooing and body piercing practices wil...

nurse.com 0.75 hrs $12.00
Navigating the Breast Cancer Journey, Part 2

Breast cancer is the most common cancer (excluding skin cancer) that women may face in their lifetime. According to the National Cancer Institute (NCI), about one in eight women (12.8%, or 127.5 per 100,000 women) will develop breast cancer at some poi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Guarding the Safety of Anticipated Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC) Patients

This course provides an overview about the safety of patients undergoing a trial of labor after cesarean (TOLAC) to attempt a vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC). Research evidence has influenced where VBACs are performed, which women are elig...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Medicare Intensive Behavioral Therapy for Obesity: Who, What, and Why

Your patients are coming to you for help with obesity. They are desperate and do not know where to turn. Do you have the skills or the program to help them successfully lose weight and keep it off? While there is no consensus as to what constitutes &ld...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Research Reveals the Benefits of Meditation

Meditation training has proven to be an effective adjunct therapy for many conditions and can be discussed as an option among healthcare providers. Healthcare programs are incorporating meditation into many clinical practices. Relaxation and meditation...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Teaching Tomorrow's Nurses

As gatekeepers who ensure safe nursing practice, faculty members have a rich history of providing knowledge, teaching essential nursing skills and inspiring students to set high standards for patient care. Today's faculty faces unparalleled challenges ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pain Management Nurse (RN-BC) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Pain Management Nurse Certification (RN-BC) exam with Nurse.com’s RN-BC & NCA® certification test prep course. This online gerontological nursing certification review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and ti...

nurse.com 8.25 hrs $175.00
Navigating the Breast Cancer Journey, Part 1

Breast cancer is the most common cancer (excluding skin cancer) that many women may face in their lifetime. According to the National Cancer Institute, about 1 in 8 women will have a lifetime probability of developing breast cancer. This disease will t...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Anaphylaxis: A Whole-Body Allergic Reaction

Anaphylaxis is a severe, potentially fatal whole-body allergic reaction that occurs suddenly when a sensitized person is exposed to an allergy-causing substance. The three main causes of anaphylaxis are foods, insects, and medications, mainly beta-lact...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Awareness Enhances Care for Muslim Patients

Islam is the second-largest and fastest-growing religion in the world. Followers of Islam are known as Muslims or Moslems. It’s also acceptable to refer to followers as “Islamic.” Muslim traditions can impact health-related perception...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Management of the Patient with Stroke

Stroke affects many people’s lives in many ways. To improve the outcomes of patients, nurses should understand the management of patients with stroke, including pathophysiology, treatment options, potential complications, and rehabilitation after...

nurse.com 5.00 hrs $119.00
Shoulder Dystocia: Prediction, Prevention, and Management

Shoulder dystocia is defined as a vaginal delivery that requires a series of additional maneuvers to deliver the infant after routine, gentle traction of the head has failed. It is not predictable or preventable, as methods for recognizing fetuses that...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Malignant Hyperthermia

Perioperative and perianesthesia team members can help patients by being knowledgeable of the risks of malignant hyperthermia and its signs and symptoms, by implementing evidence-based care, and by educating patients and families about MH. This module ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Bariatric Surgery Update

Nearly 70% of adults in the United States are overweight. Of those, more than one-third are obese. Shockingly, 20.6% of adolescents ages 12 to 19 are obese, 17.4% of children ages 6 to 11 are obese, and 9.4% of children ages 2 to 5 are obese. In 2014, ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Advanced Practice Nurses: Educational Pathways for the APRN Role

This Nursing CE course provides an overview of the advanced degrees for nursing graduate education and focuses on seeking higher education for the clinical role of the advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) as a nurse practitioner. Barriers, resourc...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
POLST: Planning for Life Endings

More than two decades ago, the Patient Self-Determination Act promised more patient involvement in end-of-life treatment decisions. Unfortunately, studies have shown that current forms of advance directives have not resulted in healthcare providers' co...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Human Growth Hormone — Pharmaceutical Fountain of Youth?

In adults, human growth hormone is responsible for tissue repair and maintenance rather than height-associated growth. The aging process is now believed to be the result of declining HGH secretion rather than a cause. As HGH levels diminish with age, t...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Understanding the Chest X-Ray, Part 1

Understanding a chest X-ray requires basic anatomical knowledge. Before you can interpret a chest X-ray, you must understand some of the technical details about how the image is reproduced. The chest X-ray shows the lungs, heart, and mediastinum. You a...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Beetroot Juice and Dietary Nitrates

There is a growing interest by athletes and other people in the performance-boosting benefits of dietary nitrate in the form of beetroot juice. Continued research supports the rapid advances previously made in the understanding of how dietary nitrate i...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Crisis Intervention

Crisis is broadly defined as an exceptional event that is disruptive and beyond a person’s usual coping skills. The goal of crisis intervention is to return individuals or families to the optimum level of functioning they experienced before the c...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Knowing Your ABGs: The Blood Gas Report

Every clinician should be able to understand the values listed on an arterial blood gas report. Correlating the patient’s clinical picture with the ABG results is an example of critical thinking. Clinicians can readily interpret ABGs using the ba...

nurse.com 2.50 hrs $20.00
Nursing Professional Development NPD-BC Certification Review Course

Prepare for the ANCC Nursing Professional Development board exam with Nurse.com's Nursing Professional Development Certification (NPD-BC) Review course. This NPD® certification review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline an...

nurse.com 9.00 hrs $175.00
Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

Tick populations are increasing in the United States and their geographic ranges are expanding, largely due to climate change. Since ticks are responsible for nearly 95% of annually reported vector-borne diseases, this increase represents a new and sev...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Shared Governance

Shared governance is an organizational model that provides a structure for shared decision making among professionals about practice and clinical outcomes. Shared governance legitimizes nurses' decision-making control over their practice while extendin...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pulmonary Emboli: Small But Deadly Blockages

Any occlusion in the pulmonary vasculature, known as a pulmonary embolus (PE), will reduce the amount of oxygen uptake in the blood, negatively affecting systemic tissue oxygenation. Numerous elements may become lodged in the blood vessels of the lungs...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Mind Your Manners ... Multiculturally

As the nursing workforce increasingly reflects the changing U.S. population, nurses have many opportunities to collaborate and interact with other nurses from around the world. These experiences afford all nurses a chance to gain cultural knowledge and...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Patients Who Refuse Blood

The refusal of blood is no longer solely a religious issue. For both religious and secular reasons, many people of all faiths and persuasions are looking for blood transfusion alternatives. Healthcare providers need to assess and treat patients holisti...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Roughly 200,000 Americans are diagnosed with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) each year; yet most of them have no symptoms. In the United States, a ruptured AAA is the 15th leading cause of death in men and the 10th leading cause of death afte...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Treating and Preventing Communicable Diseases

This course has been approved for 6 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 2019 and 2020.

One of the primary responsibilities of all nurses is the prevention of infection in the healthcare environment. This course provides the ...

nurse.com 7.90 hrs $58.00
Tennessee Controlled Substance Prescribing Practices, Part 2

Many people suffer from illnesses that are treated with controlled substances. Severe chronic pain can deeply affect function and quality of life. Clinicians face a difficult task of appropriate management in improving symptoms, function, and quality o...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Evidence-Based Nursing Management of Oral Chemotherapy

In the last two decades, there has been a rise in the development of oral chemotherapy drugs, and consequently, it is more common to find oral chemotherapy as the primary treatment for several forms of cancer. This evolution has reduced health care wor...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pancreatic Cancer: Is There Hope?

Pancreatic cancer remains difficult to diagnose and treat because no clear early warning signs and symptoms exist, and many symptoms reported are vague and can be attributed to other, benign causes. Pancreatic cancer remains the fourth leading cause of...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Earning Degrees By Distance Education

Advancing in the nursing profession, and in some cases even maintaining a current position, may require a return to academic education. Returning to school can be daunting for adult learners. Balancing work, family, and traditional classes feels like a...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Nurse Manager and Leader (CNML) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Nurse Manager and Leader (CNML) exam with Nurse.com’s CNML® certification test prep course. This online certified nurse manager leader review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and includes the lates...

nurse.com 11.00 hrs $199.00
Tennessee Controlled Substance Prescribing Practices, Part 1

Healthcare providers face many difficulties when prescribing controlled substances for chronic pain and other medical conditions. Timely and appropriate treatment of pain can improve function and quality of life for patients. However, commonly prescrib...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
The Healthcare Reform Act: What It Means for Nurses

Over the course of history in the United States multiple public health programs have been initiated. However, the predominance of quality, coverage, and affordability issues are emerged more strongly in the 21th century. Health policy is an increasingl...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Moving Past Stereotypes With the Roma

This course introduces the Roma or Romani (previously called “gypsies”). It presents common Romani values, beliefs, and practices related to healthcare. It also provides insight into the promotion of culturally competent care so providers c...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
C. Difficile Threatens Hospitalized Patients

Clostridium difficile, a gram-positive, anaerobic, spore-forming bacteria, is the major cause of nosocomial diarrhea. The organism is clearly infectious and is transmitted via the fecal-oral route. The number of cases of nosocomial C. difficile and the...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
PhD or Professional Doctorate? Spotlight on Nurses Who Share Their Own Impactful Doctoral Journeys

Are you considering a PhD degree or professional doctorate (DNP or EdD)? Are you questioning the differences between the two paths? Which path might be best for you? There are different concentrations for each option, and you should know your options b...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $15.00
Spare the Rod? Children and Physical Punishment

Spanking, other physical/corporal punishment, and child abuse are very different. How does a person differentiate among them? More importantly, how does a child perceive the difference? Traditionally, American parents have used spanking and other forms...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Right Versus Left Ventricular Infarctions

Despite an increase in the application of evidence-based treatment modalities and awareness and treatment of cardiovascular risk factors, cardiac arrest remains the leading cause of death in the U.S. (Virani et al., 2020). About 356,000 people in the U...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
The Management of Venous Thromboembolism and Other Clotting Disorders

Hypercoagulability disorder is a highly prevalent clinical condition characterized by abnormal blood coagulation, which leads to thrombosis inside the blood vessels. The most common clinical manifestations are deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary e...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Providers Can Help Zap VAP

Ventilator-associated pneumonia is an infection of the lungs that occurs after intubation and mechanical ventilation. Evolving definitions of VAP and data reporting create variability for statistical comparisons. VAP occurs in 9% to 27% of patients rec...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Current Drug Management of Congestive Heart Failure

Heart failure is a common condition of the heart that is a complex clinical syndrome resulting from a structural or functional cardiac disorder in which the ventricle cannot adequately fill or eject blood. Heart failure is categorized as an end-stage h...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Safe Labeling Helps Prevent OR Errors

This course provides perioperative healthcare professionals with information about the challenges of and effective strategies for medication and solution labeling in the perioperative setting. It discusses the intent of The Joint Commission’s Nat...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Picky Eaters

Food wars are every caregiver’s nightmare. It is not unusual for a toddler to exhibit a number of feeding behaviors that parents consider problematic. Food jags, refusal to try new foods, or sensitivity to the sensory properties of food is common...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Cardiac Invasive Procedures: Pre- and Post-Procedure Care

Procedures to restore blood flow to the myocardium of patients are performed by approaching blockages and lesions through the lumen of coronary arteries. This continuing education course will provide information to facilitate care of patients undergoin...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Umbilical Cord Blood for Transplantation and Research

In 1992, the first successful stem cell transplant was performed using umbilical cord blood instead of bone marrow in a patient with leukemia. Since then, over 100,000 stem cell transplants have been performed using the stem cells from cord blood. Thou...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Getting to the Heart of MI — and STEMI

Because coronary artery disease continues to dominate the U.S. healthcare system, nurses in the ED and ICU must develop a wealth of knowledge about the identification of myocardial ischemia and infarction and develop a standard, evidence-based protocol...

nurse.com 1.70 hrs $15.00
Hepatitis C: A Review of Current Therapies

Chronic hepatitis C has been the leading cause of many complications associated with the liver, such as cirrhosis and the need for a liver transplant. Historically, treatment was not very effective and was compounded by many adverse effects from the me...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Reducing the Risk of Surgical Site Infections With the Surgical Care Improvement Project

An estimated 1 in 25 patients has a hospital-acquired infection on any given day according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC indicates that of 722,000 healthcare-associated infections, there are about 157,500 associated surgica...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Chronic Pain

The Institute of Medicine estimates that about 100 million U.S. adults live with common chronic pain conditions. Nerve injury and even psychological factors can alter how a person experiences pain. Unmanaged chronic pain has significant and far-reachin...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Transitions of Care

This course has been approved for 2 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 03/01/2016 to 03/01/2019.

About one in five Medicare beneficiaries discharged from the hospital is readmitted within 30 days of discharge at a cost of $...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Parental Stress and Family-Centered Interventions in the NICU

Low-birthweight babies require specialized care. Improved care for these infants has reduced the number of adverse developmental and behavioral problems, but a significant proportion will still be diagnosed with disabilities severe enough to prevent th...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Managing Preterm Labor and Avoiding Preterm Birth

Preterm birth significantly affects neonatal outcomes and is a leading cause of neonatal mortality. Preventing, identifying, and treating preterm labor and birth is a challenge, as the process is multifactorial and often unique to each person. In addit...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Evidence-Based Care for Your Patient With Acute Heart Failure

According to an American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology guideline, heart failure is defined as “a complex clinical syndrome that results from any structural or functional impairment of ventricular filling or ejection of bloo...

nurse.com 1.20 hrs $12.00
Can You Answer Patients' Questions About Clinical Trials?

Each year, thousands of people are subjects in clinical trials, and millions follow the results in the media. The National Institutes of Health lists more than 273,000 active clinical trials in over204 countries categorized by disease condition, drug i...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
P. Aeruginosa Proves to Be a Tough Foe

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is one of the most common and feared bacterial pathogens found in hospitals. An opportunistic pathogen, it is a major cause of life-threatening infections in immunocompromised patients young and old, particularly those with protr...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Making the Transition to Workers' Comp Case Management

Nurses who become case managers in workers’ compensation come from varied backgrounds. This course informs nurses of the basics of workers’ compensation case management and the role of the case manager.

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nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Introduction of Solid Foods

Recommendations for introducing solid foods to infants frequently change. Many accepted practices, such as offering rice cereal as a first food or delaying introduction of foods that are common allergens, are based on tradition rather than evidence. Ne...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Inpatient Obstetric Nursing (RNC-OB) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Inpatient Obstetric Nursing (RNC-OB) exam with Nurse.com’s RNC-OB® certification test prep course. This online RNC-OB review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and includes the latest best practices ...

nurse.com 13.00 hrs $199.00
Pace Yourself: Temporary Epicardial Pacing

Patients undergo open heart surgery for a variety of reasons such as coronary artery bypass grafting, valve replacement, and surgical treatment for atrial fibrillation (AF). Due to the surgery, patients may experience one or more of the following in th...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Obesity and the School-Age Child

The increasing prevalence of childhood obesity is a major public health concern in the U.S. Approximately one-third of American children are overweight or obese. Obese children are more likely to become obese adults, with an increased risk of developin...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Infusion Nursing (CRNI) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Infusion Nursing (CRNI) exam with Nurse.com’s CRNI® certification test prep course. This online infusion nurse training course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and includes the latest infusion requirement...

nurse.com 10.00 hrs $225.00
Nuts, Chocolate and Cardiovascular Health

The likelihood that a brownie with nuts could be good for your heart seems counterintuitive. However, evidence suggests that both cocoa and tree nuts can indeed help prevent coronary heart disease (CHD), which is the leading cause of death in the Unite...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
When the Diagnosis Is Endometrial Cancer

Nurses need to be aware of endometrial cancer’s risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options so they can educate women of all ages to be aware of early warning signs. Nurses in many specialties have the opportunity to raise awareness about lifes...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Obesity in Young Children

Nearly 1 in 5 American children are obese (Hales et al., 2017). Children who are obese often experience bullying, low self-esteem, and depression. Left untreated, children who are obese are likely to become adults who are obese with an increased risk o...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Infection Control Nursing (CIC) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Infection Control Nursing (CIC) exam with Nurse.com’s CIC® certification test prep course. This online infection control nurse certification course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and features the latest...

nurse.com 8.00 hrs $225.00
Pertussis: 'Whooping Cough' Is on the Rise

Nurses have a role in the prevention of pertussis through patient education and immunization programs. Many people who have conscientiously received all the recommended vaccines mistakenly believe that they are protected from whooping cough. Nurses nee...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
MRSA: More Work to be Done

Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus is an important pathogen in healthcare facilities and the community and is asymptomatically carried by people who are healthy, have chronic diseases, are hospitalized, or are in long-term care facilities. It ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Safer Patient Handling Saves Nurses' Backs

The American Nurses Association’s 2016 Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation report revealed that nearly 53% of nurses have worked while suffering from musculoskeletal pain. Nurses ranked 9th among all occupations for the highest incidence rates of muscu...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Nocturnal Enuresis: How We Can Help Children Stay Dry

More than 5-7 million children in the United States live with nocturnal enuresis (NE), resulting in a blow to their self-esteem. They forgo age-appropriate activities, such as overnight camps or sleep overs, and can become increasingly frustrated. They...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Gerontological Nursing (RN-BC) & Nurse Competence in Aging (NCA) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Gerontological Nursing (RN-BC) & Nurse Competence in Aging (NCA) exam with Nurse.com’s RN-BC & NCA® certification test prep course. This online gerontological nursing certification review course is designed to fit your...

nurse.com 11.00 hrs $199.00
Nursing Theory: At the Heart of Practice

Nursing theory refers to the body of knowledge that supports nursing practice and research. In practical terms, nursing theory is the organized way in which nurses think about what they do and why they do it. Without a theoretical foundation to guide a...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Psychiatric Emergencies in the ED

People experiencing situational stress and psychiatric and substance use disorders are seen increasingly in EDs, contributing to the burden on already busy departments. This course informs ED nurses about psychiatric emergencies, including the assessme...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
What Are You Afraid Of? A Phobia Review

Phobias present diagnostic and treatment challenges for caregivers. For patients, the impact can vary from minimally annoying to downright disabling. Recent estimates reveal that phobias affect 19 million American adults, representing 8.7% of the popul...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Tourette Syndrome

The Tourette Association of America estimates that one in every 160 children has been diagnosed with TS, and one out of 100 children has a tic disorder. TS affects boys three to four times as often as girls, and about 86% of those afflicted have been d...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Gastroenterology Nursing (CGRN) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Gastroenterology Nursing (CGRN) exam with Nurse.com’s CGRN® certification test prep course. This online gastroenterology nursing certification course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and features the late...

nurse.com 18.50 hrs $199.00
Vitamin D: Should "D" Stand for Deficiency?

How much vitamin D do we need to maintain health? This is not an easy question to answer because a debate exists in the scientific evidence about the recommended daily intake. Not long ago, vitamin D was primarily viewed as a nutrient needed for bone h...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
New Focus on Women's Sex Disorders

Female sexual dysfunction is a multifactorial disorder of sexual function that affects a woman’s quality of life and interpersonal relationships. Female sexual dysfunction can encompass disorders of desire, arousal, or orgasm and can involve sexu...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Interprofessional Case: Theo, an Older Adult With Burns and Smoke Inhalation Injuries

When a patient with complex chronic and acute medical needs is admitted to the hospital, an interprofessional team of highly trained professionals swings into action. This module highlights the distinctive and overlapping roles and actions of practitio...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC) exam with Nurse.com’s FNP-BC® certification test prep course. This online family nurse practitioner review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and features the lates...

nurse.com 21.00 hrs $225.00
Health Effects of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome

The prevalence of obesity in the general population continues to rise at alarming rates regardless of age, gender, or cultural differences. In general, the risk of comorbidities increases as the degree of obesity increases. Numerous health consequences...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Ensuring Evidence-Based Practice in a Clinical Setting

Evidence-based practice is a vital part of enhancing critical care nursing practice, which is essential for providing quality care to patients. The first step in the EBP process is cultivating a culture to incorporate EBP in the organization. Establish...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Mental Health & Older Adults, Part 1

Advances in disease management and illness prevention have contributed significantly to advancing longevity over the past century. Today an estimated 15 percent of the population in the United States is over age 65. This number is expected to more than...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Out of Harm’s Way: Healthy Home for Children

Young children are extremely vulnerable to hazards in their home environment. The dangers vary by age and the stage of development; for example, suffocation, which includes choking and strangulation, is the leading cause of death from unintentional inj...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Integrating the Shared Decision-Making Approach in Daily Clinical Practice

Patient nonadherence continues to be a challenge for healthcare providers. Nonadherence affects the recommended regimen, health outcomes, and overall healthcare costs. Factors such as noncompliance (lack of understanding and/or forgetfulness), costs, p...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Interoperability: Better Care Through Better Information Sharing

Interoperability is the ability of different information systems and devices that can exchange data and interpret that shared data. For two systems to be interoperable, they must be able to exchange data and subsequently present that data so it can be ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Mental Health & Older Adults, Part 2

Worldwide, approximately 20% of the population age 60 and over suffer from psychiatric illnesses and neurological disorders. An estimated 50 million people live with neurocognitive disorders (dementias). The most prevalent neuropsychiatric conditions i...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Becoming a Home Health Nurse

According to statistics and projections from the National Bureau of Labor and the Health Resources and Services Administration, the need for nurses skilled at providing care to patients in their homes is growing. This is a good time to consider a caree...

nurse.com 2.50 hrs $20.00
Heroin: The Illegal Opioid

The history of diacetylmorphine (heroin) along with current epidemiological data and overdose statistics together illustrate the dangers associated with use and abuse of, dependence on, and addiction to this drug. Characteristics of heroin such as its ...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
Meth Abuse: Coming Soon to Your Neighborhood

Methamphetamine is a central nervous system stimulant similar in structure to amphetamine. Methamphetamine is classified as a Schedule II drug, which means it has a high potential for abuse and psychological or physical dependence. Although methampheta...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Sepsis: A Review for the Healthcare Team

Sepsis is a complex, multifactorial condition that results in high healthcare costs and significant morbidity and mortality. The definitions of sepsis, septic shock, and organ dysfunction were established in 1991. Over the past 20 years, more research ...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist (CDIS) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist (CDIS) exam with Nurse.com’s CDIS® certification test prep course. This online CDIS certification course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and features the lat...

nurse.com 8.00 hrs $225.00
Chikungunya Fever

Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) was not a nationally identifiable disease in 2014 according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The year 2014 marked the turning point for this disease in the U.S. and identified the first cases of local t...

nurse.com 1.25 hrs $12.00
Protecting Older Adults in Disasters: Nurses Matter

Major disasters affect everyone, but the older adult population is particularly vulnerable to their devastating effects. Of the people who died in Hurricane Katrina in 2005, 50% were older than age 75. Those who survived experienced stressful and somet...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Team-Based Healthcare: Helping to Improve Patient Outcomes

Use of the interprofessional team approach has led to improved outcomes in some patient populations and disease states. Many different models exist and all can be adapted to fit specific population needs. As healthcare reimbursement continues to evolve...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Multiple Myeloma — Exploring the Challenges

Multiple myeloma is a hematological cancer that involves a plasma cell, a type of white blood cell. Abnormal plasma cells, called myeloma cells, grow uncontrolled in a manner that produces bulky tumors in the body’s bone marrow. According to the ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Necrotizing Fasciitis: What's the Culprit?

Necrotizing fasciitis (NF), also referred to as necrotizing soft tissue infections in the literature, is a sudden, devastating, life-threatening infection of the subcutaneous tissue that spreads rapidly along the fascial planes causing vascular occlusi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Bariatric Nursing (CBN) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Bariatric Nursing (CBN) exam with Nurse.com’s CBN® certification review course. This online bariatric certification review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline. Gain the latest best practices in bariat...

nurse.com 7.75 hrs $175.00
Controlled Substances Prescribing Practices

Healthcare providers face many difficulties when prescribing controlled substances for pain control, anxiety disorder, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The pressure to aggressively treat patients’ symptoms, coupled with current publi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
New Diabetes Options for Improved Outcomes

Only 57% of people with diabetes have well-controlled blood glucose levels. For some people with diabetes, help may already be here in the form of the daily or weekly dosed glucagon-like-peptide-1 receptor agonists exenatide (Byetta, Bydureon), liraglu...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
When Dinner’s Done: Postprandial Hypotension in Older Adults

A lowering of blood pressure (BP) occurs often among older adults (both healthy and frail) after a meal. In particular, healthcare professionals need to understand the connection between food ingestion and a clinically significant drop in BP, which can...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Understanding the Challenges of Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in men. An estimated 180,890 new cases of prostate cancer will occur in the U.S. in 2016, as well as 26,120 related deaths, making prostate cancer the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in men ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Baby Friendly Hospital (BFH) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Baby Friendly Hospital (BFH) exam with Nurse.com’s BFH® certification review course. This online baby friendly hospital initiative training review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline. Gain the latest ...

nurse.com 13.00 hrs $199.00
What's on the Inside: An Overview of Blunt Chest Trauma

In the clinical setting, a variety of diagnostic tools and laboratory studies are useful in evaluating trauma patients. But in the initial phase of treatment, the most crucial steps involve conducting a thorough physical examination and obtaining a pat...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Ambulatory Perianesthesia & Post Anesthesia Nursing (CAPA/CPAN) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Ambulatory Perianesthesia & Post Anesthesia Nursing (CAPA/CPAN) exam with Nurse.com’s CAPA/CPAN® certification review course. This perianesthesia nursing online course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline...

nurse.com 13.00 hrs $199.00
Controlled Substance Prescribing for Chronic Pain Management

Many states now or will in the future require continuing education specifically addressing controlled substances. Chronic pain is a fairly common disorder for which healthcare providers often prescribe controlled substances, such as opioids. Prescripti...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Accountable Care Organizations

Accountable care organizations are new models of population-based care delivery. The organization of ACOs can be complex, with a variety or combinations of entities joining together to form a care delivery system to serve a population of patients (e.g....

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Surgical Adhesions: The Ties That Bind

Adhesions that form in the surgical site create problems ranging from minor discomfort to intense pain. Studies have shown that at the time of the initial surgical procedure, up to 68% of abdominal surgical patients developed some degree of adhesions, ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Life-Threatening Fungal Infections on the Rise

The overall incidence of life-threatening invasive fungal infections such as Candida and Aspergillus has increased during the past several decades because, in part, of an increasing population of immunosuppressed and critically ill patients. Patients w...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
The Impact of Cults on Health

While generally considered a social phenomenon, cult membership has very real consequences for overall health. This course serves to familiarize nursing professionals with health issues related to cult involvement. It first provides a basic definition ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP-BC) Certification Review Course

Prepare for the Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP-BC) exam with Nurse.com’s AGACNP-BC® certification review course. This online adult gerontology acute care nurse practitioner certification course for nurses is designed ...

nurse.com 11.00 hrs $199.00
Red Alert: Drug-Induced Kidney and Liver Injury

Drug-induced kidney and liver injury is a major problem throughout the world. Some of the most commonly prescribed drugs are involved in the pathogenesis of kidney and liver toxicity, including antibiotics, acetaminophen (Tylenol), NSAIDs (e.g., ibupro...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Managing Your Time

Time management is a core skill of 21st century nurses. It's the key to improving outcomes, keeping patients safe, and reducing burnout. This module identifies strategies to help nurses be more productive, more efficient, and less stressed. It explores...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Self-Injury: Cutting Through the Tension

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-5 of the American Psychiatric Association considers nonsuicidal self-injury as a condition for further study. The manual defines NSSI as “intentional self-inflicted damage to the surface of the body of the so...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
ACS and Acute Adult Cardiopulmonary Management Certification Review Course

Prepare for the ACS and Acute Adult Cardiopulmonary Management exam with Nurse.com’s certification review course. This online certification course for nurses is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline. Gain the skills required to beco...

nurse.com 2.75 hrs $175.00
Therapeutic Advances: New Hope for Patients With ALS

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease involving the upper and lower motor neurons that control voluntary movement. When neurons can no longer transmit impulses to the muscles, the muscles begin to atrophy, and w...

nurse.com 1.25 hrs $12.00
Knocking Out Pain Safely with PCA

For many postoperative patients, patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) is the primary source for managing pain. The basic design of PCA includes a computerized pump that can deliver several medications, such as morphine, hydromorphone or fentanyl, accordi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Hospice and Palliative Nursing (CHPN®) Certification Review Course

Course Title: Hospice and Palliative Nursing (CHPN®)

Course Description: Hospice and palliative nursing requires not only caring for patients with progressive illnesses but providing caregiver support. Earn certification to ensure you are wel...

nurse.com 15.00 hrs $225.00
Hereditary Cancer Syndromes: Identifying and Treating Patients at Risk

Family history has long been an established risk factor for cancer. Family history influences cancer risk in many ways. Families share genes, but they also tend to share habits and environments that create disease clusters among relatives. A small subs...

nurse.com 1.90 hrs $15.00
Knife and Gun Injuries

Penetrating trauma involves wounding instruments that penetrate the skin and directly injure body tissue. Although there are numerous examples of penetrating trauma — such as a child falling on a pencil that penetrates the globe of the eye or a p...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Hormone Therapy for Women

Hormone replacement therapy has been available to women for decades and has been recommended for symptom prevention and management as well as for prevention of a number of comorbidities. But in 2002, the findings of the Women’s Health Initiative ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Multiple Sclerosis: New Options for Care

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic, progressive disease of the central nervous system (CNS) caused by damage to the protective myelin sheath covering neurons. It is estimated that there are more than 2.3 million people worldwide with MS. In the Unite...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Genetic Risk Assessment

Despite recent advances in genetics, there has been a lag in the identification of families whose genetic risk may be increased. One remedy is a greater emphasis on genetics in nursing education and practice to enhance knowledge and involvement in gene...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Resumes

Traditionally, nurses have not been taught the importance of an effective resume, but with recent mergers, downsizing of facilities, and the impact of new healthcare initiatives, the concise, comprehensive resume has become a critical element in findin...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Orthopedic Nursing (ONC®) Certification Review Course

Bone and tissue conditions and disorders are just some of the topics covered in our orthopedic nursing certification review course. This specialized course will take you through pathophysiology and treatment options for prognoses you will encounter.

nurse.com 14.00 hrs $169.00
Smoking Cessation: Developing a Workable Program

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that nearly 34 million adults in the U.S. smoke, and 16 million have a serious illness attributable to their smoking habit. With nearly half a million U.S. deaths attributed to smoking or e...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $15.00
Human Papillomavirus and the Vaccinations

In the U.S., more people are infected with human papillomavirus (HPV) than any other sexually transmitted infection. About 79 million Americans are infected, with 14 million new infections annually. Most sexually active people will become infected duri...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pediatric Emergency Nursing (CPEN®) Certification Review Course

Course Title: Pediatric Emergency Nursing (CPEN®)

Course Description: The youngest patients require knowledgeable and skilled nursing care with a gentle approach. Make sure you have the tools to deal with pediatric illnesses and injuries...

nurse.com 17.00 hrs $199.00
Evidence-Based Approaches to Pain Control

This continuing education module takes a public health approach across the continuum of pain care, which can be accomplished without worsening the opioid crisis. The strategy begins with preventing and effectively treating acute pain while avoiding unn...

nurse.com 2.50 hrs $19.00
The Nurses' Bill of Rights

The Nurses’ Bill of Rights is a statement of professional rights rather than a legal document. It establishes an informal covenant between nurses and their employing institutions to help guide organizational policy and to focus discussions betwee...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Preventing Perinatal HIV Transmission

An infected mother can transmit the HIV to her baby before or during birth and through breastfeeding. Recommendations for the HIV screening of pregnant women and the management of those found HIV infected have evolved considerably since being introduce...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Certified Transport Nursing (CTRN) Certification Review Course

Course Title: Certified Transport Nursing (CTRN)

Course Description: Certified transport registered nurses (CTRN) are specially trained to provide medical care to injured or ill patients who need transportation to a care facility. Because of...

nurse.com 24.00 hrs $179.00
Update: Stopping Abuse and Neglect in Nursing Homes

This course has been approved for 2 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 2014.

By 2060, 98 million Americans will be age 65 or older. The future increase in the aging population suggests that more elderly and disabled people ...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $13.00
Simulation Basics

Simulation is a technique to replace or amplify experiences found in real life. In healthcare, it is used to improve patient safety and enhance care, not only by refining individual skill and decision making, but by honing the performance of clinical t...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Preventing Violence in the Healthcare Setting

Violence in healthcare settings reflects the chaos of a broader work environment. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health defines workplace violence as “violent acts (including physical assaults and threats of assaults) directed...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Flight Nursing (CFRN) Certification Review Course

Course Title: Flight Nursing (CFRN)

Course Description: Certified flight nurses monitor and administer life-sustaining care to patients during air transport. Because of the unpredictability of this type of transportation and the absence of l...

nurse.com 24.00 hrs $179.00
Progress Made Against Colorectal Cancer

Excluding skin cancers, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States with an estimated 97,220 new cases of colon cancer and 43,030 cases of rectal cancer predicted to occur in 2018. Colorectal cancers develop in the colon or t...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Maxillofacial Fractures: Facing Life-Changing Injuries

Maxillofacial trauma can result from numerous mechanisms of injury. Traditionally, most facial-related trauma cases were secondary to motor vehicle collisions. But in recent years, safety mechanisms, such as dual front-impact air bags, windshield impro...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Promoting a Culture of Safety to Prevent Medical Errors

An organization promotes a culture of safety by focusing on how and why a problem occurred rather than on the person whose action or inaction caused the error. Experts refer to healthcare organizations that have a passion for patient safety as high-rel...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
The Hospitalized Older Adult: Entering a Danger Zone

By 2035, a projected 78 million people will be 65 years and older compared to only 76.7 million under the age of 18. In 2050, those aged 85 and over are projected to account for 4.5 percent of the U.S. population, up from 2.5 percent in 2030. In the U....

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pitfalls of IV Therapy

Nurses deliver IV therapy to millions of patients in a variety of settings every year. IV therapy and vascular access devices have become so common in nursing care that it’s easy to forget that serious, sometimes life-threatening complications ca...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
No Way Around It: Rounding Means Satisfied Patients and Nurses

Hourly rounding is a systematic, nurse-driven evidence-based process designed to anticipate and address the needs of hospital patients. Hospital patients often need assistance with basic tasks, such as using the bathroom, eating, bathing, and ambulatin...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
The Value of Lean: From Building Cars to Providing Care

Lean is a process improvement methodology that began in the manufacturing industry and is now being used at some healthcare facilities. Lean focuses on reducing waste in processes, improving efficiency, and focusing on what is valuable to the patient w...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pinworms: A Common Irritation

Pinworms are the most prevalent type of parasitic intestinal infection in the United States. Pharmacists will likely encounter this type of infection in their practice and must be able to recommend appropriate therapy and counsel patients accordingly. ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Bridging the Generation Gaps

Today's healthcare workforce is a lively mix of generations. Today's workforce is retiring later, and we now have five distinct generations working together: Veterans (born 1922 to 1946); baby boomers (born 1946 to 1964); and Generations (Gen) X( born ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pediatric Defibrillation: A Window of Opportunity

Pediatric cardiac arrest is an uncommon event. Although most pediatric patients who suffer cardiac arrest do not go into rhythms that require defibrillation (e.g., ventricular fibrillation, pulseless ventricular tachycardia), those who do benefit from ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Florida Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace

The American Nurses Association has long estimated that misuse of chemical substances among nurses parallels that of mainstream society; however, recent statistics from the CDC reveal that mainstream society substance abuse of illicit drugs or misused ...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Perioperative Nurses Lead the Way in Managing Surgical Patients' Skin Integrity

Pressure injury affects more than 2.5 million hospitalized patients each year in the United States. Studies have revealed that patients who develop pressure injuries are at a higher risk for mortality. The people most affected are older adults and pati...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
EDs Face Influx of Nonurgent Patients

The demand for ED care is at an all-time high, yet the number of EDs continues to decline nationwide. ED overcrowding is a problem with hospitalwide implications. EDs that are at capacity often have patients who wait hours or even days to be fully admi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Back in Action With Joint Replacements, Part 1

More than 7.2 million persons in the United States have had hip or knee replacement procedures. The number of people having total knee arthroplasty has increased significantly in the past 25 years, driven in part by an increase in the number of aging p...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Unlock Your Creativity: Be an Innovator!

Creativity is more than just coming up with ideas. It’s the process of developing ideas and transforming them into something useful. All of today’s scientific, technological, and artistic marvels started as someone’s idea. Creativity ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Pediatric Tracheostomy and Ventilator Training

Home care for children who require long-term tracheostomies and mechanical ventilatory support has become a common alternative to hospitalization. Nurses play a critical role in preparing and supporting the family and other caregivers to provide care. ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Getting Started in Hospice Care

Dying in America continues to be misrepresented and misunderstood. Most people say they would like to die at home, and hospice care can make that wish a reality. This course describes the history of hospice as a social construct in the world at large a...

nurse.com 6.50 hrs $49.00
Perioperative Patient Safety

More than 54.1 million people undergo surgical procedures annually in the United States, and many suffer from avoidable adverse events. This course provides evidence-based practice (EBP) information to promote the management of hypothermia, hypoglycemi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Early Intervention: Automated External Defibrillators

Early CPR and defibrillation represent definitive interventions in cardiac arrest. Properly performed CPR preserves heart and brain function and extends the period of time the heart is likely to respond to defibrillation. If defibrillation can be provi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning

Caring for mechanically ventilated patients is one of the most commonly used technologies and challenging parts of nursing care. Promoting patient safety is paramount in caring for mechanically ventilated patients. Patients who require mechanical venti...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Photodynamic Therapy

Cancer is among the leading causes of death in the United States. Although much progress has been made, it remains a challenging disease to both treat and cure. The lifetime probability for an invasive cancer diagnosis is about 42% for men and 38% for ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Suicide Prevention: Assessment, Treatment, and Risk Management of At-Risk Populations

This course has been approved for 6 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 2018.

Worldwide, suicide was the 18th leading cause of death in 2016, with the highest rates found in countries with advanced healthcare. People with ...

nurse.com 6.00 hrs $47.00
Therapies for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation (AFib) is the most common abnormal heart rhythm and affects 2.7 to 6.1 million people in the U.S. and studies suggest that the incidence and prevalence is increasing (CDC, 2020). AFib is associated with a fivefold increase in the ri...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Diet and Prevention of Ischemic Heart Disease in Women

Ischemic heart disease is the leading cause of death in women. It is the cause of 33% of female deaths worldwide and is the No. 1 cause of death in postmenopausal women. However, IHD, which develops when arterial blockage reduces the blood flow to the ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Physically Active Lifestyle Key to Controlling Type 2 Diabetes

Research supports that people with Type 2 diabetes mellitus who engage in a physically active lifestyle maintain better control over the disease and its complications. Further, it may even prevent the onset of Type 2 diabetes mellitus. Despite these fi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Advance Directives: Conversations Matter

Healthcare professionals have an important role in helping patients and families formulate advance directives. Despite intensive efforts, most Americans don't have an AD and may face a life-threatening illness without a plan to guide their healthcare p...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Transformational Leadership

In 2014, the American Nurses Credentialing Center published an updated Magnet Recognition Program Application Manual. However, the components of the Magnet Model remained the same: emphasizing the importance of using a leadership style known as transfo...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Critical Blood Loss Demands Fluid Resuscitation to Fight Hypovolemic Shock

Hypovolemia occurs for a variety of reasons. Nausea, vomiting or diarrhea can deplete intravascular volumes. Excessive diuresis from diabetes insipidus or diabetic ketoacidosis can also reduce intravascular volumes. When caring for trauma patients, hyp...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Human Trafficking: Identification and Assessment of Victims Essential

This course has been approved for 2 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 2018.

Human trafficking is a widespread form of slavery that exists today, even within the United States. Victims of human trafficking come in all gende...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Back in Action With Joint Replacements, Part 2

This module describes caring for patients who have undergone total hip replacement or knee replacement, stressing the pivotal role of the healthcare professional in educating patients to manage the transition from hospital to home. The module reviews k...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Control of Hypertension

Hypertension has been called the silent killer because it causes no symptoms in most people until complications develop in its late stages. The natural history of hypertension is that of insidious onset, a clinically asymptomatic course often for a dec...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
NY Mandated Infection Control for Healthcare Professionals

Healthcare professionals are responsible for monitoring the performance of all personnel, licensed or not, under their control regarding infection-control techniques. Failure to adhere to these principles is considered unprofessional conduct and could ...

nurse.com 3.00 hrs $30.00
Domestic Violence Advocacy: Florida Update

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 24 people experience physical violence, rape, or stalking in the United States every minute. Only 3% of women who are murdered at home are killed by strangers. On average, more than 3 women an...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
Hypertension

The prevalence of hypertension in the United States has increased dramatically over the past few decades, affecting more than 80 million American adults 20 years and older. Hypertension is the most common condition seen in the primary care setting. Fro...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Adult Cardiac Resuscitation: An Evidence-Based Approach

This module provides a review of evidence-based practice along with the most recent American Heart Association CPR guidelines. It also reviews the standards and processes associated with evidence-based practice to facilitate the implementation of the m...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Hypoglycemia in Tightly Controlled Type 1 Diabetes

The number of people diagnosed with diabetes mellitus continues to grow. It takes a team of healthcare practitioners, including a diabetes specialist (physician, nurse practitioner or physician assistant), a diabetes nurse educator, a dietitian, and id...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Preventing Medical Errors: Florida Requirement

Despite the efforts of healthcare providers, medical error rates in communities, hospitals, and homes remain high. Patients and families pay for errors through disability and death. Preventable medical errors not only affect patients, family members, a...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $17.00
Developing Your Leadership Potential

As the largest healthcare profession in the U.S. and the profession positioned on the front line of patient care, nurses are crucial for leading change and advancing health. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Institute of Medicine made recommen...

nurse.com 6.80 hrs $52.00
Florida Update -- HIV/AIDS in the New Millennium

The HIV epidemic has slowed from a period of rapid growth during the mid- to late- 1980s to a more stable prevalence. While the number of patients benefiting from antiretroviral therapy is significant, not all patients obtain maximal benefit. This phen...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $13.00
Telemedicine: Virtual Visits With Patients

Telemedicine is any kind of interactive healthcare work done from a distance; it is a growing facet of the modern healthcare landscape with more than half of American hospitals supporting some form of telemedicine. This can be the sharing of electronic...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $15.00
How To Stay Safe While Administering Chemotherapy

The course provides information about how to safely handle chemotherapeutic agents. It includes information about the hazards of chemotherapy exposure, the “Big Three” sources of exposure, along with how to avoid them. It also discusses how...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Surviving and Thriving with Conflict on the Job

Conflict is part of every work environment, including healthcare organizations. In the past, conflict in the workplace was regarded as dysfunctional, representing a breakdown in communication that would either go away by itself or be resolved with some...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Combating the Effects of Immobility

Many patients in the acute setting are immobile due to the nature of their disease or condition. Immobility is associated with a higher risk for many complications including deep vein thrombosis, pressure injuries, contractures, and pneumonia, to name ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Alzheimer’s Disease, Part 2: Living with Alzheimer’s Disease

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, as many as 5.4 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, including an estimated 200,000 under the age of 65; by 2050, up to 16 million will have the disease. Earlier recognition and for...

nurse.com 1.80 hrs $15.00
Folic Acid: The Hope for the Future

Today about 3,000 American babies a year are born with neural tube defects, a 25% drop since 1995. This reduction is attributed to folic acid food fortification and the push to have all women of childbearing age take folic acid supplements regularly. Y...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Confabulation: Assessment and Intervention

Speech-language pathologists, occupational and physical therapists, and nurses often work with clients suffering from traumatic brain injury, cerebrovascular accidents, or dementia. These conditions are frequently accompanied by confabulation, which ma...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Hepatitis C: The Shadow Epidemic

Unlike hepatitis A and B, most patients newly diagnosed with hepatitis C are asymptomatic. The majority of diagnoses are made during biochemical or blood donor screening, or when symptoms emerge from advanced chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis, or end-stage ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Succession Planning in Nursing: Who Are Tomorrow’s Leaders?

To ensure a pool of qualified internal candidates, succession planning is a necessary business tactic. Succession planning encompasses the focused, formal assessment and development of individuals for future positions in leadership. The Bureau of Labor...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Epidemiology: Introductory Concepts

Epidemiology is the study of the distribution of states of health and of the determinants of deviations from health in human populations. Epidemiologists investigate both infectious and noninfectious diseases, including chronic conditions such as cardi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Herpes: Common and Sometimes Dangerous

The herpes viruses are endemic worldwide. About 90% to 95% of humans become infected with herpes simplex virus (HSV) during their life spans. Two strains of HSV exist: HSV-1 and HSV-2. Traditionally, HSV-1 has been responsible for about 80% of herpes v...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
The Challenges of Infertility

Infertility disrupts the lives of millions of couples in the U.S. The National Survey of Family Growth reports that from 2011 to 2015, 12.1% of women ages 15 to 44 years had impaired fecundity (ability to get pregnant or carry the pregnancy to term), a...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Improving Critical Thinking, Clinical Reasoning, and Clinical Judgment

Having sound critical thinking, clinical reasoning, and clinical judgment skills makes the difference between keeping patients safe and putting them in harm’s way. This educational activity addresses the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed fo...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Meeting the Challenge of Pediatric Pain Management

Nurses and physicians are confronted daily with the responsibility to care for hospitalized children in pain. Nurses observe the patient 24 hours a day and thus become the pivotal group of healthcare professionals involved in the process of proper asse...

nurse.com 2.90 hrs $27.00
Responsible Opioid Prescribing, Chronic Pain, and Addiction

The increased emphasis on pain management to improve quality of life and functionality of people with chronic pain has contributed to a significant increase in the number of opioid prescriptions being written. With increased availability of prescriptio...

nurse.com 1.50 hrs $12.00
Coaching: An Essential Skill for Nurses

The nursing workforce today is a compilation of multigenerational, multicultural team members. Developing an effective, positive team requires skills to develop staff engagement in their quest to provide exceptional patient care and outcomes. Nursing l...

nurse.com 5.60 hrs $47.00
Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Havoc in the GI System

Inflammatory bowel disease describes a group of chronic diseases that cause acute inflammation of the intestines. IBD includes, most prominently, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Debilitating and sometimes deadly diseases, they are charact...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Reframing

This module will inform healthcare professionals about types of reframing used by healthcare professions to help patients look at things differently and the ways in which reframing can prove useful while working with patients and colleagues. Healthcare...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Insomnia: Sleepless in America

Millions of Americans live in a chronic state of sleeplessness caused by chronic insomnia, which impairs physical and psychological health. Insomnia affects not only individuals, but also society. This program informs healthcare professionals about the...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Low-Back Pain: The Nurse's Nemesis

Healthcare workers consistently rank among professions with the most days away from work because of injuries with back sprains and strains. Understanding that low-back pain can be the result of multiple factors and knowing when to use conservative vers...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Staying Cool Under Fire

Working in the healthcare field requires outstanding communication skills. Communication, the transfer of understanding from one person to another, is the basis of the nurse-patient relationship. Skillful communication is essential for clinical practic...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Domestic Violence Awareness for Healthcare Professionals

Domestic violence occurs in relationships among family members, partners, and people who share the same household or are dating; it includes child and elder abuse. Over the past 25 years, progress has been made in reducing domestic violence. However, d...

nurse.com 3.00 hrs $22.00
MDS: Mild to Aggressive Disorders of Immature Blood Cells

Patients can face a world of uncertainty when they have one of the myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS). Many patients have never heard of MDS before their diagnosis; suddenly, they must cope with a disease that doesn’t follow a clear path. This modul...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Stroke Alert in Cath Lab: Think Acute Stroke Treatments

Stroke is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in the U.S. About 795,000 people in the U.S. will have a stroke this year. Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the U.S. and a leading cause of severe, long-term disability. This course ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Spinal Cord Injury, Part 1: The Acute Phase

Healthcare professionals interact with people with spinal cord injury (SCI) in many practice settings, including the paramedic or EMT who extricates a patient from the scene of an accident, the ED nurse who encounters the patient immediately after inju...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Infection Control for Healthcare Professionals (Not for NY)

Healthcare professionals are responsible for monitoring the performance of all personnel who are under their authority, licensed or not, about infection control techniques. Failure to adhere to these principles is considered unprofessional conduct and ...

nurse.com 3.00 hrs $20.00
The NIH Stroke Scale

The National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) is used throughout the U.S. in hospital stroke centers. The Joint Commission requires all patients who receive tissue plasminogen activator (TPA) to be assessed using a full NIHSS. The NIHSS assess...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Medication Nonadherence

Poor medication adherence has been called \\"America's other drug problem.\\" It leads to unnecessary disease progression and complications, reduced functional abilities, lower quality of life and even death. Behavioral, social, economic, med...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
The Patient with Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis can affect anyone at any age. More than 200,000 people in the U.S. are admitted to the hospital each year with acute pancreatitis. It can cause critical illness, and in the acute stages, it may even be fatal. Nurses in every practice setti...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Keeping Adolescents on a Healthy Track

Working with adolescents is an exciting and challenging opportunity for nurses. An understanding of the basic concepts of adolescent health provides a framework for effective care for adolescents. This continuing education course includes a review of p...

nurse.com 4.00 hrs $25.00
Preventing Medication Errors

This course has been approved for 2 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, and 2018.

Despite the efforts of healthcare providers, medical error rates in communities, hospitals, and homes rema...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
To Air Is Human: Care of the Patient With an Artificial Airway

Tracheostomy is the procedure that creates an opening from the midline of the throat into the trachea. A tracheostomy tube (TT), a type of artificial airway, is placed in the stoma to keep it open. Tracheostomy tubes allow for removal of secretions and...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Gluten-Free Labeling

The gluten-free labeling ruling that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued in August 2013 went into effect August 5, 2014. This ruling will allow for standardization of the term "gluten-free" on foods regulated by the FDA. This ruling ...

nurse.com 1.80 hrs $15.00
The ABCs of Hypertension

Hypertension is a common chronic disease and is a major contributor to cardiovascular disease. This course describes the condition and the management strategies. It will increase the nurse’s knowledge about prescribed medications used to treat hy...

nurse.com 2.70 hrs $25.00
Pacemakers: What You Need to Know

Pacemakers can be life-changing devices that assist with the electrical activity of a patient’s heart rhythm. They may provide relief of symptoms associated with many heart rhythm disturbances and improve functional status. Some devices may impro...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Kidney Disease, Part 1: Early Detection Can Delay Progression

The incidence and prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) are increasing at an alarming rate worldwide and represent a growing public health problem. About 30 million people in the United States live with CKD, with millions more at risk. The high-ri...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Troubleshooting Central Vascular Access Devices (CVADs)

With more than 5 million central vascular access device (CVAD) insertions performed each year, clinicians need to be knowledgeable about the potential problems that may develop and how to prevent and manage complications when caring for patients with t...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Kidney Disease, Part 2: Understanding Dialysis

In 2015, there were 703,243 patients undergoing dialytic therapy in the United States. Dialysis is a form of therapy that replaces renal filtration for patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD), whose glomerular filtration is less than 15 mL/minute ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Violence and Families

Most violent crime cases in our society are documented statistically in the FBI Uniform Crime Reports and National Crime Victimization Surveys and clinically by the number of victims admitted to EDs of trauma centers and hospitals. People are more apt ...

nurse.com 2.00 hrs $15.00
A Complementary and Integrative Practices Potpourri

Data from the 2012 National Health Interview Survey showed that about 34% of American adults and 12% of children use some form of complementary and alternative medicine. Because of consumers' heightened interest in complementary treatments and their wi...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
The Two Sides of Stroke

Stroke, the fifth ranking cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the U.S., is the country’s primary neurological problem. Each year, about 795,000 people have a new or recurrent stroke, costing more than $34 billion in medical care a...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
A Quick Guide to Preparing Professional Presentations

As a nurse, there are boundless opportunities for you to give presentations or in-service training, so being able to give an effective presentation is an essential skill. To advance within any practice setting, nurses need to be able to communicate the...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Up-To-Date on Asthma in Adults: The Current Guidelines

Nearly 26 million Americans have been diagnosed with asthma, a disease marked by variable and recurring symptoms, airflow obstruction, bronchial hyper-responsiveness, and underlying inflammation. Inflammation of the airways and airway hyper-responsiven...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Adverse Drug Events

In recent years, the authority to administer medications has expanded to several healthcare disciplines, such as emergency medical services and respiratory therapy. The responsibility of all healthcare professionals with such authority extends far beyo...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Acinetobacter Baumannii

Acinetobacter baumannii is a common pathogen isolated in U.S. hospitals that is responsible for about 2% of hospital-acquired infections and as many as 7% of hospital-associated pneumonias. A. baumannii is a gram-negative, nonspore-forming, nonmotile, ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Using Evidence to Reduce the Risk of Stroke in Women

Stroke is a prevalent condition in the U.S., with an incidence of about 795,000 new or recurrent events per year. Women between the ages of 20 to 59, and 80 and older, suffer more strokes than men, with poorer outcomes than their male counterparts. Ris...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Alternative Therapies in Osteoporosis

Despite the availability of effective pharmacologic therapies for treatment of osteoporosis, many patients prefer to augment or substitute traditional treatments with nontraditional alternative therapies. Patients who choose alternative therapies may b...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Using Teach-Back in Patient Education

This course has been approved for 2 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 2017 and 2018.

Accreditation standards mandate the evaluation of patient understanding of teaching they receive during encounters with healthcare provid...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
A Test of Skill: Learning to Interpret the Liver Function Panel

Many healthcare professionals view liver function tests as one of the most difficult sets of laboratory tests to interpret. A complex organ, the liver manufactures, stores, alters, and excretes many substances involved in metabolism. The entire body is...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Steps to Cultural Competence

The U.S. is projected to continue to experience significant shifts in racial and ethnic demographics in the next 40 years. A patient’s health and healthcare are shaped through their cultural lens. Healthcare professionals must develop cultural co...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Anabolic Steroids and Other Performance-Enhancing Drugs — Body Busters, Not Builders

Once viewed as a problem only associated with body builders, Olympians, and professional athletes, performance-enhancing drug abuse is no longer confined to these groups. In addition to those taking these drugs for sports, larger numbers of young peopl...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is associated with many behavioral, social, and psychological problems such as school failure, family problems, social difficulties, depression, and anxiety. Previously, it was thought that most children ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Warfarin Basics

Patients with atrial fibrillation are five times more likely to suffer a stroke than someone without the condition, and long-term treatment with warfarin (Coumadin) has long been known to be very effective in prevention of stroke related to AF. More re...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Autism Spectrum Disorders

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which provides multisite surveillance of the prevalence of autism spectrum disorder, reports that the average prevalence of ASD among those identified in school districts was about 1 per 68, with boys (1 ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Beyond the Baby Blues: Postpartum Depression

Many healthcare practitioners are probably unaware of the epidemiological and clinical aspects of psychiatric disorders that may occur during the puerperium. However, they need to be able to distinguish among these disorders so mothers can receive appr...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Uncovering Gestational Diabetes for the Health of Mother and Child

Convincing evidence exists that gestational diabetes mellitus is increasing in prevalence in the U.S. A woman with GDM can have a healthy pregnancy if the condition is well managed. Because GDM is increasing in the U.S. and globally, providers who work...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Body Fat Shapes Patients' Health

Body fat is more than just a layer of insulation. Scientists are making surprising discoveries about the effect of body fat on health. The amount of stored fat and its distribution on the body appear to be important indicators of underlying metabolic c...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Uncovering Depression

Clinical, or major, depression is a significant chronic disease worldwide. The World Health Organization identifies depression as the leading cause of disability worldwide and estimates more than 300 million people suffer from depression and almost 800...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
The Vegetarian Teen

There is increased interest in reducing intake of animal products. Adolescents in particular are likely to experiment with diet and eager to express their individualism. Are you prepared to provide nutritional care for an adolescent who is a vegetarian...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Caught in the Web of Internet Addiction

Addictions (defined loosely) can be healthy, unhealthy, or a combination of both. Fascination with a hobby and the desire to spend a great deal of time engaged in an activity can be an outlet for learning, creativity, and self-expression. However, in a...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Anticoagulant Overdoses Prompt Joint Commission to Issue National Patient Safety Goals

Anticoagulants are some of the most common medications associated with adverse drug events in hospitalized patients. These ADEs are associated with increased mortality and increased healthcare costs. Many anticoagulant-related ADEs are the result of a ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Tinnitus: More Than Just Ringing in the Ears

Tinnitus, the perception of unwanted sounds coming from the ear, is a symptom, not a disease, and is one of the most common health conditions in the United States. It may occur in people whose hearing ranges from normal to deaf. Persistent tinnitus can...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Celiac Disease and the Gluten-Free Diet

Celiac disease is an inherited autoimmune disease affecting about 1% of the U.S. population. Currently, the only treatment for celiac disease is lifelong adherence to a strict gluten-free diet, and because of that, dietitians and other health professio...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
Chagas Disease Can Be the Kiss of Death

Chagas disease is one of the most common causes of congestive heart failure and sudden death in the world. It is caused by Trypanosoma cruzi, a protozoan parasite that is transmitted to humans through the bite wound of an infected triatomine ...

nurse.com 1.00 hrs $12.00
An Emergency: Acute Compartment Syndrome

Acute compartment syndrome is a complex, limb-threatening, abdominal compartment life-threatening condition that requires prompt and accurate diagnosis and immediate treatment. Because it is relatively uncommon, it is necessary to be alert for the sign...