Topical CE Collections

NursingCenter has created these topical bundles of nursing continuing education activities from across Lippincott Williams & Wilkins' peer-reviewed, evidence-based journals. Review the topics below and earn a higher amount of contact hours at a discounted rate.

 

Addiction Administration  
Advanced Practice Cardiology  
Community Health Critical Care  
Dermatology Diabetes  
Education Faith Community Nursing  
Forensic Nursing Gastroenterology    
Gerontology Hospice and Palliative Care  
Immunology/Allergy Informatics
Maternal/Child Mental Health
Multispecialty Neuroscience Nursing
Nutrition Pain Management
Pediatrics Professional Development
Pulmonary Rehabilitation  
Safety Surgery  
Women's Health Wound

 

 

 


Addiction

Alcohol Addiction
7.2 contact hours - $19.99

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.

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Administration

Nursing Management
5.6 contact hours - $19.99

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.

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Advanced Practice

Opioid Epidemic: Advanced Practice Nurse
5.5 contact hours - $27.95

An increase in the use of prescription and non-prescription opioid medications has created a serious public health issue. Drug overdose is a leading cause of injury and death in the United States, and as advanced practice nurses, we have a responsibility to safely and effectively manage pain. In this collection, learn more about strategies for safe prescribing, identify issues related to abuse, and identify options for treating opioid addiction.

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Cardiology

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.

Congenital Heart Defects
5.0 contact hours - $24.95

This 2-part series reviews 10 common congenital heart defects, their repairs, and their common long-term outcomes, along with the implications for nurses in cardiac and noncardiac settings alike.

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.

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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.

Infectious Disease
8.5 contact hours - $35.95

How knowledgeable are you when it comes to infectious diseases? Explore this collection so you can recognize the transmission, signs and symptoms, and diagnostic methods, as well as prevention and treatment options for influenza, HPV, measles, and more.

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Critical Care

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Dermatology

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Diabetes

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Education

Simulation
7.4 contact hours - $19.99

Nurses need to be highly skilled and competent critical thinkers who are ready to respond quickly when a patient's condition changes. That is no small task, and as an educator, it's critical to find effective ways to teach and instill these skills.

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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
6.9 contact hours
- $19.99

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

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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Gastroenterology

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Gerontology

Care of Older Adults:  Nutrition
8.2 contact hours - $24.99

Physiologic changes and chronic illnesses often contribute to altered nutritional status in older adults. Assessing for eating and feeding problems is essential with this population. As nurses, we can also provide guidance to patients and caregivers to help them make decisions on options for nutrition using evidence-based nutrition guidelines and feeding strategies.

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Hospice and Palliative Care

Ethical Issues at the End-of-Life
7.1 contact hours - $19.99

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.

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Immunology/Allergy

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Informatics

Nursing Informatics
9.8 contact hours - $24.99

While there is a now a defined role of a nurse informaticist, most of us, if not all, are impacted by technological changes occurring in our workplaces.

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Maternal/Child

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 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.

Suicide Risk:  Assessment & Prevention
8.0 contact hours
- $35.95

Every 40 seconds someone loses their life to suicide (World Health Organization, 2019). As nurses, we have a great responsibility in assessing patients' mental health and recognizing red flags. Explore the articles in this collection to help you keep your knowledge and skills up to date.

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Multispecialty

Caring for Veterans
7.5 contact hours
- $19.99

Veterans have unique health care needs. It's important for us to be informed about military and veteran culture, as well as health risks specific to this population, so we can provide the best care and be alert for potential problems.

Domestic Violence
6.9 contact hours
- $19.99

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

Ethics in Nursing
10.1 contact hours - $24.99

In nursing, ethical practice is a professional responsibility. From helping patients face big decisions such as end-of-life care and informed consent, to tasks such as managing pain and administering medications, we are faced with ethical decision-making every day.

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.

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
6.1 contact hours - $19.99

As nurses, our intent is always to use best practices to provide the best care. We do need to stay up-to-date on standards and be aware of legal ramifications if those standards are not upheld. Explore these articles to learn about the functions of the boards of nursing and methods to protect your nursing license. Also, be aware of errors likely to result in criminal prosecution, the implications of criminal charges, and the actions that you can take to protect against criminal charges.

LGBT
7.1 contact hours - $19.99

Understand the unique health concerns of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) population, and overcome healthcare disparities.

Rehabilitation Nursing
3.0 contact hours - $21.95

Use this collection to learn more about rehabilitation nursing.

Self-Care for Nurses
8.0 contact hours, $24.99

As nurses, we often put the needs of others ahead of our own. The articles in this collection focus on health promoting lifestyle practices; it's important for us to model healthy behaviors and make self-care a priority.

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Neuroscience Nursing

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.

Traumatic Brain Injury
9.0 contact hours - $24.99

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) can have lasting impacts on patients and families. In these articles, you?ll learn about the pathophysiology of TBI and its sequelae, monitoring and treatment recommendations, and interventions that promote adjustment.


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Nutrition

Care of Older Adults:  Nutrition
8.2 contact hours - $24.99

Physiologic changes and chronic illnesses often contribute to altered nutritional status in older adults. Assessing for eating and feeding problems is essential with this population. As nurses, we can also provide guidance to patients and caregivers to help them make decisions on options for nutrition using evidence-based nutrition guidelines and feeding strategies.

Nutrition: Helping patients make informed decisions
10.1 contact hours, $24.99

In the United States, the high prevalence of overweight and obesity has led to increased attention on the importance of nutrition. Brush up on the foods and nutrients commonly found in the traditional Mediterranean diet; safety concerns of energy drinks; nutrition myths and scientific evidence regarding milk and dairy products; and the importance of individualizing calorie balance.

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Pain Management

Opioid Crisis: Registered Nurses
7.5 contact hours - $19.99

An increase in the use of prescription and non-prescription opioid medications has created a serious public health issue. Drug overdose is a leading cause of injury and death in the United States, and as nurses, we have a responsibility to get involved and educate patients and the public about the current opioid crisis. In this collection, learn more about opioid use disorder, opioid diversion, and the use of opioids to manage chronic pain.

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

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Professional Development

Simulation
7.4 contact hours - $19.99

Nurses need to be highly skilled and competent critical thinkers who are ready to respond quickly when a patient's condition changes. That is no small task, and as an educator, it's critical to find effective ways to teach and instill these skills.

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Pulmonary

Infectious Disease
8.5 contact hours - $35.95

How knowledgeable are you when it comes to infectious diseases? Explore this collection so you can recognize the transmission, signs and symptoms, and diagnostic methods, as well as prevention and treatment options for influenza, HPV, measles, and more.

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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.

Rehabilitation Nursing
3.0 contact hours
- $21.95

If you work in a rehabilitation setting, your knowledge and skills must be comprehensive as you care for patients with multiple comorbidities while focusing on their rehabilitative needs. In this collection, review hip fractures in older adults, edema and lymphedema, and trauma-informed care.

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Safety

Medication Safety
6.9 contact hours 
- $19.99

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.

Patient Safety
9.6 contact hours 
- $24.99

We work in an environment where critical thinking and prioritization are imperative, yet interruptions frequently occur and distractions are numerous. We also may face horizontal hostility and staffing problems in our workplace. Take advantage of this collection of articles related to improving patient safety, and learn ways to help you deal with, or even overcome, these issues.

Workplace Safety
6.9 contact hours 
- $19.99

Occupation hazards surround us in nursing. From needlesticks and patient handling injuries, to infection risk and violence, it's imperative that we take precautions to ensure our own safety.

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Surgery

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Women's Health

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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Wound

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