Topical CE Collections

NursingCenter has created these topical bundles of nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) activities from across Lippincott's peer-reviewed, evidence-based journals. All of these collections have been deeply discounted from our regular price of $12.95/contact hour. With these online Topical CE Collections, you can save time and money by earning a larger amount of contact hours at a discounted rate.

 

Addiction Advanced Practice
Cardiology Community Health
Critical Care Dermatology
Diabetes Education
Emergency Faith Community Nursing
Forensic Nursing Immunology/Allergy
Maternal/Child Mental Health
Multispecialty Neuroscience Nursing
Oncology Pain Management
Pediatrics Rehabilitation
Safety Women's Health

 

 

Addiction

Opioid Crisis: Advanced Practice Nurses
8.8 contact hours - 
$35.95
Update your knowledge on the opioid epidemic and a population health approach to address it. Also, review other options for pain management, understand the outbreak of fentanyl and fentanyl-related overdoses, and learn more about safe prescribing and promoting opioid safety.

Alcohol - Screening, Misuse, & Risk Factors for Withdrawal
8 contact hours - $35.95

Use this collection to review the need for screening older adult patients for alcohol use and misuse; describe the state of substance abuse in nursing students as portrayed in the literature, including common themes, implications for new policies, and further research; learn about a project implementing an evidence-based alcohol screening tool at a university health clinic; and brush up on identifying risk factors for severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome (SAWS) in an acute hospital setting.

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Advanced Practice

Opioid Crisis: Advanced Practice Nurses
8.8 contact hours - 
$35.95)
Update your knowledge on the opioid epidemic and a population health approach to address it. Also, review other options for pain management, understand the outbreak of fentanyl and fentanyl-related overdoses, and learn more about safe prescribing and promoting opioid safety.

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Cardiology

Atrial Fibrillation
3.5 contact hours - $21.95

Review the pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, and diagnosis of AF and outline urgent and long-term treatments for AF. Also, learn predictors of poor outcomes in stroke patients treated with IV rtPA.

Heart Health
6.0 contact hours - $27.95

We can all take steps to improve our heart health. Here's a new collection with the most recent recommendations for the management of dyslipidemia, the basics on diagnosis and management of patients with hypertriglyceridemia, an overview of the nutritional basis of the Mediterranean diet, and initiatives in progress aimed at reducing sodium intake.

12-lead ECGs
4.8 contact hours - $21.95

Brush up on basic 12-lead ECG interpretation and learn how to identify common abnormalities, including bundle branch blocks, changes with acute MI, and common dysrhythmias.

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Community Health

Caring for Older Adults at Home
7.3 contact hours - $19.99

There are special considerations when taking care of older adults, especially in the home care setting. Take some time to read the articles in this collection to ensure safe care and minimize adverse drug events, prevent medication-related problems during care transitions, and manage skin tears.

Domestic Violence
8.0 contact hours - $35.95

Describe the CARE model, an approach that offers the caring behaviors essential for supporting a woman when she discloses IPV; learn about a study that explored rural providers' intimate partner violence-related knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors and the implications for practice; learn about prevalence, risk factors, screening and intervention strategies for IPV.

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Critical Care

Sepsis
6.0 contact hours, $27.95
Review the assessment and manifestations of sepsis and septic shock; new treatment guidelines and changes in the sepsis bundle interventions; and the use of sepsis assessment and screening tools for patients in various acute care settings.

Alcohol - Screening, Misuse, & Risk Factors for Withdrawal
8 contact hours - $35.95

Use this collection to review the need for screening older adult patients for alcohol use and misuse; describe the state of substance abuse in nursing students as portrayed in the literature, including common themes, implications for new policies, and further research; learn about a project implementing an evidence-based alcohol screening tool at a university health clinic; and brush up on identifying risk factors for severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome (SAWS) in an acute hospital setting.

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Dermatology

Psoriasis
5.0 contact hours -
$27.95
With the articles in this collection, review the epidemiology, pathophysiology, triggers, clinical presentation, assessment, and diagnosis of the types and subtypes of psoriasis. Also, review topical treatments, intralesional steroids, phototherapy, conventional systemic treatments, biologic agents, and pain medicines, as well as the psychosocial impact and the economic impact of psoriasis, and learn cost-saving options for disease management.

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Diabetes

Diabetes
3.5 contact hours - $21.95

It's important for nurses to understand the pathophysiology of diabetes. Use the articles in the collection to review and stay up-to-date on insulin and its administration, foot care, and evidence-based approaches to care.

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Education

Simulation
5.5 contact hours - $27.95

Now more than ever, simulation is playing a big role in nursing education and professional development. The articles in this collection explain how simulation is being used, including use of the electronic health record within simulation experiences, and a low-fidelity code blue simulation exercise for orthopaedic nurses.

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Emergency

Domestic Violence
8.0 contact hours - $35.95

Describe the CARE model, an approach that offers the caring behaviors essential for supporting a woman when she discloses IPV; learn about a study that explored rural providers' intimate partner violence-related knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors and the implications for practice; learn about prevalence, risk factors, screening and intervention strategies for IPV.

Worplace Violence
3.0 contact hours - $21.95

Hospital workplace violence is a real problem. Read these articles to learn about risk factors, reporting, and protocols to keep you and your colleagues safe.

Alcohol - Screening, Misuse, & Risk Factors for Withdrawal
8 contact hours - $35.95

Use this collection to review the need for screening older adult patients for alcohol use and misuse; describe the state of substance abuse in nursing students as portrayed in the literature, including common themes, implications for new policies, and further research; learn about a project implementing an evidence-based alcohol screening tool at a university health clinic; and brush up on identifying risk factors for severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome (SAWS) in an acute hospital setting.

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Faith Community Nursing

Faith Community Nursing
8.0 contact hours - $35.95

Faith community nurses (FCN) play a vital role in providing services and education in the community setting. Use the articles in this collection to learn more about this nursing specialty.

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Forensic Nursing

Domestic Violence
8.0 contact hours - $35.95

Describe the CARE model, an approach that offers the caring behaviors essential for supporting a woman when she discloses IPV; learn about a study that explored rural providers' intimate partner violence-related knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors and the implications for practice; learn about prevalence, risk factors, screening and intervention strategies for IPV.

Elder Abuse
6.8 contact hours
- $19.99

As our population ages, it is important that we are able to screen for elder abuse. Make sure you are informed about screening methods and interventions for prevention, and that you know about resources to help patients and their caregivers.

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Immunology/Allergy

Infectious Disease 
9.9 contact hours - $48.95

Use the articles in this collection to brush up on infectious diseases, including CMV, syphilis, measles, mumps and rubella. Also, learn about a clinical decision support (CDS) module using a tuberculosis use case.

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
5.0 contact hours - $27.95

Use a comprehensive approach to care management of juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Read the articles in this collection to learn about the incidence and etiology of juvenile idiopathic arthritis, plus the implications for care management, especially care transitions, for adolescents with this condition. Also, review pediatric pain assessments and the developmental factors that affect the assessment of pediatric pain.

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Maternal/Child

Domestic Violence
8.0 contact hours - $35.95

Describe the CARE model, an approach that offers the caring behaviors essential for supporting a woman when she discloses IPV; learn about a study that explored rural providers' intimate partner violence-related knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors and the implications for practice; learn about prevalence, risk factors, screening and intervention strategies for IPV.

Immunizations
5.5 contact hours -
$27.95
Review the mechanisms by which vaccines prevent illness and death and strategies for increasing immunization compliance. Also, brush up on best practices for administration, and improve safety and quality of care while setting the stage for long-term adherence to immunization schedules.

Mental Health in the Postpartum Woman
8.0 contact hours
- $35.95

Postpartum depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after birth can have significant consequences on women and their families. Learn how to recognize and manage these complications.

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Mental Health

Mental Health
6.5 contact hours
- $27.95

Update your knowledge of antidepressant and antipyschotic medications; understand the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and nursing interventions for major depressive disorder; recognize the impact of delirium and identify ways to improve its management; and learn how to facilitate recovery and encourage the healthy role of spirituality during the mental health recovery process.

Mental Health in the Postpartum Woman
8.0 contact hours
- $35.95

Postpartum depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after birth can have significant consequences on women and their families. Learn how to recognize and manage these complications.

Alcohol - Screening, Misuse, & Risk Factors for Withdrawal
8 contact hours - $35.95

Use this collection to review the need for screening older adult patients for alcohol use and misuse; describe the state of substance abuse in nursing students as portrayed in the literature, including common themes, implications for new policies, and further research; learn about a project implementing an evidence-based alcohol screening tool at a university health clinic; and brush up on identifying risk factors for severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome (SAWS) in an acute hospital setting.

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Multispecialty

Hospital Readmission Reduction
7.5 contact hours - $19.99

In an effort to improve care and lower costs, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) applies reimbursement penalties to hospitals with excess readmissions for heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, pneumonia, acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, elective total hip arthroplasty, and elective total knee arthroplasty. This collection will support you in efforts to reduce hospital readmission.

Human Trafficking
10.6 contact hours - $48.95

Nurses are on the front lines of health care and we have a responsibility to stay informed on the global issue of human trafficking so that we can recognize victims, collaborate with law enforcement and other professionals, and ensure safe and effective care.

Incivility and Bullying in Nursing
8.0 contact hours - $19.99

Incivility and bullying in nursing are serious issues that are prevalent in all settings. Use the articles in this collection to learn about the types and causes of bullying, and learn strategies and appropriate responses to these issues, including carefronting, respect, and forgiveness.

Innovations in Health Care
6.5 contact hours - $19.99

Innovation in health care is necessary as the needs of our patients and communities change, and technology and medical advances increase the resources available to us. Often, we must use creative ways to incorporate these changes into our practice, as we strive to uphold standards and improve outcomes. Explore these CE activities for a look at innovation in health care and nursing.

Legal Issues in Nursing
5.3 contact hours - $27.95

Review the functions of the boards of nursing, as well as examples of professional misconduct for nurses and methods to protect a nursing license. Learn a medical malpractice defense attorney's suggestions on the best way to chart a fall and how to interact with the patient/family and Licensing Board officials in a fall situation. Also, discover the elements required for a patient abandonment charge & what nurses can do to avoid a charge of employer abandonment, plus the nurse's obligation to incur risk versus society's duty to protect nurses.

LGBTQ+
5 contact hours - $27.95

Use the articles in this collection to update your knowledge of terms related to the LGBTQ community, recognize challenges and healthcare disparities, review assessment strategies that will encourage communication, apply strategies conducive to providing inclusive and affirming care, and identify nursing interventions to improve outcomes. 

Medication Safety
7.5 contact hours - $35.95

Medication safety is a priority for all nurses. In this collection: review details of a study conducted to assess glove and gown use by female pregnant and nonpregnant nurses in the United States and Canada who administer antineoplastic drugs; learn about e effect of an electronic medication administration record (eMAR) system on nursing home staff perceptions of stress and risk of medication errors; examine the evidence related to medication reconciliation; and brush up on recommendations to decrease medication delivery errors.

New Nurse Basics
10.0 contact hours - $27.95

Brush up on some of the basics related to assessment and patient safety, including how to recognize subtle changes in a patient's status and best practice for discharging a patient.

Alcohol - Screening, Misuse, & Risk Factors for Withdrawal
8 contact hours - $35.95

Use this collection to review the need for screening older adult patients for alcohol use and misuse; describe the state of substance abuse in nursing students as portrayed in the literature, including common themes, implications for new policies, and further research; learn about a project implementing an evidence-based alcohol screening tool at a university health clinic; and brush up on identifying risk factors for severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome (SAWS) in an acute hospital setting.

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Neuroscience Nursing

Migraine
4.0 contact hours
- $35.95

As clinicians, we must be prepared to ask the right questions when taking a history so we can identify certain red flag signs and symptoms, help patients recognize potential triggers, and educate about available treatment options for migraines - both pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic.

Neurotrama
5.3 contact hours
- $19.99

It's important for nurses to have a solid understanding of anatomy and physiology of the neurologic system. Read these articles to understand the components of the skull and their role in maintaining integrity and normal intracranial pressure, and how innate compensatory mechanisms attempt to prevent the destructive effects of cerebral ischemia and injury. Also, fine tune your documentation of a neurologic assessment using the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS), and learn how important pupillometer readings and intracranial pressure (ICP) values are when caring for neurocritically ill patients.

Post-Stroke Rehabilitation
3.0 contact hours
- $21.95

Post-stroke care requires intensive rehabilitation to help patients regain skills and independence. The articles in this collection focus on compliance, oral hydration in patients with resulting dysphagia, and sex and intimacy.

Stroke
7.5 contact hours - $35.95

Review the articles in this stroke collection to learn more about stroke in pregnancy, how to increase knowledge and adherence to stroke guidelines, and the importance of glucose and temperature control in stroke. Also, read the case study of a patient with cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), characterized by a buildup of amyloid proteins on the brain artery walls which is a cause of intracerebral hemorrhage.

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Oncology

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurse
9.4 contact hours - $48.95

In this collection for pediatric hematology/oncology nurses, review the characteristics and manifestations of hematologic childhood cancers, gain an overview on neurofibromatosis type 1, learn best practices for supporting parents of a child with life-limiting illness, read about compassion fatigue and implications for practice, and understand the theories and appropriate interventions for grieving children.

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Pain Management

Pain Assessment & Management
11.3 contact hours - $24.99

To improve pain management for our patients, it is critical that we have a solid understanding of available interventions, both pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic. Explore the articles in this collection to learn about assessing and managing pain in older adults, as well as patients with diverse cultural backgrounds and those who speak another language. Also, review the differences in managing acute pain versus chronic pain.

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Pediatrics

Immunizations
5.5 contact hours -
$27.95
Review the mechanisms by which vaccines prevent illness and death and strategies for increasing immunization compliance. Also, brush up on best practices for administration, and improve safety and quality of care while setting the stage for long-term adherence to immunization schedules.

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
5.0 contact hours - $27.95

Use a comprehensive approach to care management of juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Read the articles in this collection to learn about the incidence and etiology of juvenile idiopathic arthritis, plus the implications for care management, especially care transitions, for adolescents with this condition. Also, review pediatric pain assessments and the developmental factors that affect the assessment of pediatric pain.

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Rehabilitation

Post-Stroke Rehabilitation
3.0 contact hours
- $21.95

Post-stroke care requires intensive rehabilitation to help patients regain skills and independence. The articles in this collection focus on compliance, oral hydration in patients with resulting dysphagia, and sex and intimacy.

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Safety

Domestic Violence
8.0 contact hours - $35.95

Describe the CARE model, an approach that offers the caring behaviors essential for supporting a woman when she discloses IPV; learn about a study that explored rural providers' intimate partner violence-related knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors and the implications for practice; learn about prevalence, risk factors, screening and intervention strategies for IPV.

Medication Safety
7.5 contact hours - $35.95

Medication safety is a priority for all nurses. In this collection: review details of a study conducted to assess glove and gown use by female pregnant and nonpregnant nurses in the United States and Canada who administer antineoplastic drugs; learn about e effect of an electronic medication administration record (eMAR) system on nursing home staff perceptions of stress and risk of medication errors; examine the evidence related to medication reconciliation; and brush up on recommendations to decrease medication delivery errors.

Alcohol - Screening, Misuse, & Risk Factors for Withdrawal
8 contact hours - $35.95

Use this collection to review the need for screening older adult patients for alcohol use and misuse; describe the state of substance abuse in nursing students as portrayed in the literature, including common themes, implications for new policies, and further research; learn about a project implementing an evidence-based alcohol screening tool at a university health clinic; and brush up on identifying risk factors for severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome (SAWS) in an acute hospital setting.

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Women's Health

Domestic Violence
8.0 contact hours - $35.95

Describe the CARE model, an approach that offers the caring behaviors essential for supporting a woman when she discloses IPV; learn about a study that explored rural providers' intimate partner violence-related knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors and the implications for practice; learn about prevalence, risk factors, screening and intervention strategies for IPV.

Mental Health in the Postpartum Woman
8.0 contact hours
- $35.95

Postpartum depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after birth can have significant consequences on women and their families. Learn how to recognize and manage these complications.

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