West Virginia CE Requirements


New! Beginning with the October 31, 2015 renewal cycle, every registered professional nurse in West Virginia is required to complete 2 hours of continuing education credit related to mental health conditions common to veterans and family members of veterans annually. To help you meet this requirement for licensure, the following CE opportunity is available to you on NursingCenter’s CEConnection:

CE Enhancing Veteran-Centered Care: A Guide for Nurses in Non-VA Settings 
American Journal of Nursing 
3.1 contact hours

Every registered professional nurse in West Virginia is initially required to have three hours of continuing education credit related to drug diversion and safe prescribing practices. To help you meet this requirement for licensure, the following CE opportunity is available to you on NursingCenter’s CEConnection:

CE West Virginia Drug Diversion and Safe Prescribing of Controlled Substances
3.5 contact hours

If you are an LPN and need to fulfill your requirement of 2 contact hours in end-of-life care, please take a look at Hospice Care is Comfort Care from Nursing Made Incredibly Easy! This one article will help you ease the way for terminally ill patients and their families and meet your CE needs.

If you are an APRN, here are CE activities to help you meet your required contact hours in pharmacotherapeutics.

To complete your total contact hour requirement, we invite you to take advantage of NursingCenter's CESaver Collection, a robust online nursing continuing education resource for nationally recognized contact hours – for one low fee. This special CESaver Collection, which allows you to take as many continuing education courses in the collection as you want, is available for only $39.95 a year or $59.95 for two years. With exclusive content from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins award-winning, peer-reviewed nursing journals, you will find current, authoritative, evidence-based resources to help you in your practice and meet your license renewal requirement.

Visit the website of the West Virginia RN Board for more information on these licensure requirements.
 

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