Topical CE Collections

Browse topical collections of CE activities available at discounted prices!

Alcohol Misuse
6.7 contact hours - $19.99
Expiration Date: 10/31/2014

Regardless of clinical setting or level of practice, nurses will likely find themselves caring for patients and families affected by alcohol misuse. Alcohol consumption carries serious health and social consequences associated with intoxication, dependence, and other toxic, biochemical effects.

Bariatric Surgery
7.6 contact hours - $19.99
Expiration Date: 9/30/2014

Bariatric surgery has become an increasingly common treatment for obesity, and nurses encounter its related complications no matter your practice setting.

Braden Scale for Predicting Pressure Sore Risk
9.8 contact hours
- $24.99
Expiration Date: 4/30/2014

The Braden Scale for Predicting Pressure Sore Risk involves assessing 6 subscales: sensory perception, moisture, activity, mobility, nutrition, and friction/shear. It can be completed in less than one minute and allows us to quickly determine pressure sore risk and implement appropriate preventive strategies for our patients.

Breast Cancer
8.2 contact hours - $24.99
Expiration Date:  10/31/2014

This collection of continuing education articles will increase your knowledge and enable you to provide patient education that is up-to-date and thorough about breast cancer.

Critical Care Nurses
9.6 contact hours
- $24.99
Expiration Date: 6/30/2014

As a critical care nurse, you know that a thorough understanding of mechanical ventilation, arterial blood gases, and hemodynamic monitoring is important. This collection of continuing education articles will help ensure that you have a solid foundation of this knowledge.

Degenerative Disorders:  ALS and MS
8.4 contact hours
- $24.99
Expiration Date: 6/30/2014

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and multiple sclerosis (MS) are both degenerative diseases that cause significant physical disability. Differential diagnosis is often difficult, so it's important to understand the characteristics of both disorders and their treatment options.

Domestic Violence
6.9 contact hours
- $19.99
Expiration Date: 12/31/2014

Review the latest resources and insights to help you screen for domestic violence and provide the best patient care.

Ethical Issues at the End-of-Life
7.4 contact hours - $19.99
Expiration Date:  9/30/2014

Many of us encounter ethical dilemmas quite often in our practice. When it comes to end-of-life issues, these dilemmas can have a profound impact on us as individuals; it can be challenging to process our own beliefs and advocate for the wishes of our patients and their loved ones.

HIV
6.9 contact hours
- $19.99
Expiration Date: 10/31/2014

Many of us care for patients with HIV in our practice, whether we work in a setting dedicated to treating this patient population or not.

Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program: Heart Failure
9.2 contact hours
- $24.99
Expiration Date: 7/31/2014

In October 2012, in an effort to improve care and lower costs, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) began applying reimbursement penalties to hospitals with excess readmissions for heart failure. Use the content in this collection to learn about best practices to reduce heart failure readmissions.

LPN
7.5 contact hours - $19.99

Expiration Date:  4/30/2014
This collection is targeted towards LPNs and features some of the common healthcare issues they face such as end of life care and bathing patients with dementia.

Medication Safety
10.4 contact hours - $24.99

Expiration Date:  6/30/2014
As nurses, medication safety is one of our top priorities. In many settings, new technologies, policies, and standards are being updated and developed to ensure safe medication administration and minimize the occurrence of medication errors.

Nursing Management
7.3 contact hours
- $19.99
Expiration Date: 11/30/2014

Nurse managers have a multitude of responsibilities and face many issues and challenges. Not only tasked with staffing and scheduling, nurse managers also handle financials, safety issues, and regulatory readiness.

Organ Donation
7.0 contact hours
- $19.99
Expiration Date:  5/31/2014

There are many ethical and legal issues surrounding organ transplantation. This collection is a good resource for learning more about organ donation and transplantation.

Pain Management
6.5 contact hours - $19.99
Expiration Date:  8/31/2014

To improve pain management for our patients, it is critical that we have a solid understanding of available interventions, both pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic.

Pediatrics: Recognize common problems and intervene
8.4 contact hours
- $24.99
Expiration Date: 8/31/2014

Nurses who care for kids need to be ready to recognize problems in a timely manner and intervene when necessary. The four continuing education articles in this collection are good resources to update your knowledge and understanding of concussions, autism spectrum disorders, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and self-injury behavior.

Stroke
7.0 contact hours
- $19.99
Expiration Date: 10/31/2014

Caring for patients with stroke can be challenging. When a stroke is occurring, it is critical to distinguish the symptoms from other diagnoses. Determining the type and location of stroke is yet another difficulty. Further challenges are met with treatment and rehabilitation.

Viral infections, antimicrobial resistance, and respiratory illness
10.4 contact hours - $26.99
Expiration Date: 4/30/2014

Learn more about viral infections, antimicrobial resistance, and respiratory illness with this collection.



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