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To take a nursing continuing education course, simply click on the course title. You can review the course material and will not be charged unless you want to take the post test. The passing grade is 75%.

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Sample our Free nursing continuing education course (top)
 
Combating Medicare Parts C and D Fraud, Waste, and Abuse
0 contact hour(s)
 
Medicare Parts C and D General Compliance Training
0 contact hour(s)
 
CNA-Specific Courses (top)
 
Alzheimer's Disease: Awareness for the CNA
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide awareness about Alzheimer's Disease (AD), its causes, treatments, and outcomes.
 
An Overview of Latex Allergies for the CNA
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to introduce CNAs to the subject of latex allergies and who might have them. It also discusses how to safely care for the latex allergic patient and how to minimize the chance of developing a latex allergy.

(CNA courses are not accredited for RNs, LVNs or LPNs.)
 
Domestic Violence for CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 hour course is to introduce the basic concepts of domestic violence and the three key groups that are victims of domestic violence.
 
Helping Seniors Fight Depression: A Course for CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide a broad overview of depression in the senior population. The course presents the causes of depression, what it looks like, basic facts on current treatment and side effects of treatment.

(CNA courses are not accredited for RNs, LVNs or LPNs.)
 
HIPAA for CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to present CNAs with information about the HIPAA law and its guidelines. This course will discuss confidentiality and privacy issues that come up in caring for patients.
 
HIV for CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to inform you about human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). This course prepares you to care for HIV patients while protecting yourself from exposure. The course includes specific information about Florida law.
 
Infection Prevention for CNAs
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this self-study course is to improve CNA's knowledge about infection prevention practices.

(CNA courses are not accredited for RNs, LVNs or LPNs.)
 
Managing Restraints: A Refresher for CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 (one) hour course is to inform CNAs on how to prevent falls and how to use restraints safely.
 
Professionalism for CNAs
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two hour CE course is to provide an overview of the professional aspects of the Certified Nursing Assistant's (CNAs) role and to explore the importance of professional grooming, patient and team communication, and ethical behavior in the workplace.

(CNA courses are not accredited for RNs, LVNs or LPNs.)
 
Reducing Medical Errors for CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Reducing Medical Errors for CNAs is a 1 credit hour course that outlines the systems approach for medical error reduction. It also provides a brief overview of how a Certified Nursing Assistant can impact the system to improve patient care.

(CNA courses are not accredited for RNs, LVNs or LPNs.)
 
Rehab for CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Rehab for CNAs present basic rehabilitation issues that CNAs that are important to CNAs as they care for patients in various stages of rehabilitation.

(CNA courses are not accredited for RNs, LVNs or LPNs.)
 
Resident Rights for Florida CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 (one) hour course is to expand the CNA’s awareness of long-term residents’ rights. This will prepare them to uphold these rights while providing care to the residents of long-term care facilities. This course specifically addresses the credentialing requirements for the Florida Board of Nursing.
 
Stroke Care For CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to prepare CNAs to care for survivors who have had strokes.
 
Suicide Prevention/Precautions for CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to educate certified nursing assistants (CNAs) about recognizing suicidal tendencies in patients and documenting and reporting these observations thoroughly.
 
Workplace Safety for CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) contact hour course is to inform CNAs regarding safety issues that may occur in the workplace. This includes bodily injury due to poor body mechanics, workplace violence and harassment.
 
Acute Care (top)
 
A Comprehensive Guide to Hepatitis C: Infection, Testing, and Treatment
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to provide you with a comprehensive overview of hepatitis C virus (HCV), from the basics of the virus to current algorithms for treatment.

Increasing your knowledge about HCV will enable you to be an informed provider of care, utilizing evidence-based research.
 
Abusive Head Trauma
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 hour course is to provide healthcare professionals with information about Abusive Head Trauma.
 
Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias: Supporting Individual and Family Needs
4 contact hour(s) for $40.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this four (4) hour course is to provide a review of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, communication techniques, approaches, and individualized needs of dementia patients and their families.
 
An Update on Safe Patient Handling and Ergonomics
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one contact hour course for nurses is to provide an overview of safe patient handling and correct ergonomics to protect nurses from physical injury.
 
Blood Administration and Transfusion Reactions New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide the learner with information about blood products, blood product administration, and risks of transfusion.
 
Complete Physical Examination for the Acute Care Setting
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to review the process for performing a complete physical exam for adult patients in the acute care setting.
 
Dementia: Alzheimer’s Disease and More
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide an overview about various forms of dementia, including causes, diagnosis, management and therapeutic interventions, and outcomes.
 
DVT: A Life-Threatening Condition
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course on deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is to update nurses on current guidelines for prophylaxis and treatment of DVT and its complications. This course provides continuing education about the Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) focused on anticoagulation safety.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Hope Against Suicide New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The goal of this two (2) hour course is to introduce seasoned and novice healthcare providers to evidence-based strategies focused on the:
· Identification of suicide risk and protective factors
· Development of suicide risk and lethality assessment skills
· Ability to engage in reflective practice to promote professional development and improved patient outcomes
· Evaluation of the care and safety of patients struggling with thoughts of self-harm
· Educational needs of the patient and family members
· Development of interventions designed to assist the patient in their recovery
 
Interpreting ABGs: Mastering the Basics
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide the learner with basic information on how to interpret arterial blood gas results.
 
Keeping Seniors Safe: Recognizing and Reporting Elder Abuse
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 1 contact hour course will assist nurses and other healthcare providers understand elder abuse, identify signs of abuse or situations that place an elder at risk, and to be able to confidently report abuse that they identify among elderly patients or clients.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Obesity and Care of the Bariatric Surgery Patient
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 hour course is to prepare nurses for dealing with the challenges that the bariatric patient may present with during their acute and subsequent hospital admissions.
This course will provide a foundation for the understanding of postoperative gastrointestinal anatomy, assist nurses in assessment and care of the obese patient, and enhance knowledge base for prompt recognition of early and long term postoperative complications associated with the treatment of bariatric surgical patients.
 
Personality Disorders: Identification, Assessment, and Interventions
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to examine the types of personality disorders that can occur. This course will review criteria for assessment and diagnosis, current treatment, and nursing interventions for individuals with a personality disorder.
 
Practicing Cultural Competence
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course is approved for 1 continuing education hour. The purpose of this continuing education course is to provide healthcare professionals with information about cultural competence and how it applies in their practice settings.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Reducing Risk: Avoiding Patient Falls
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This module will provide you with information about patient falls, patient’s risk for falls, fall risk assessment tools, and methods that will help to reduce the number of falls of patients in your care.
 
Review and Management of Alzheimer's Disease
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course for healthcare professionals is to provide an overview of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), its causes, diagnosis, latest management guidelines and therapeutic interventions.
 
Telemetry Interpretation: Rates, Rhythms, and More
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 3 (three) hour telemetry interpretation course is to provide the healthcare professional the tools to perform basic electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation.

This course is designed for the healthcare professional who has limited or no previous ECG experience. Key basic rhythms will be taught along with nursing priorities and initial treatment strategies for each rhythm.

To facilitate learning, a systematic approach for interpretation will be used throughout this course.

You need limited supplies and tools to make this learning opportunity a success. To enhance ECG strip analysis we recommend you purchase hand calipers to determine heart rate, regularity, and all ECG intervals.

If you do not own calipers already, they can typically be purchased at most medical book and uniform stores.
 
The Nurse’s Role in Preventing CLABSI
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide evidence-based information about central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI), including measures to reduce CLABSI, and preventive strategies which The Joint Commission (TJC) recently published in the monograph, Preventing Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections: A Global Challenge, a Global Perspective (The Joint Commission (TJC), 2012).

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Alternative Therapies (top)
 
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Part I
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 3 (three) hour presentation on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is to provide the healthcare professional with a high-level overview of available CAM therapies to promote and maintain optimal well-being.
 
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Part II
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this three hour presentation on complementary and alternative medical practices is to provide the healthcare professional with a high-level overview of available CAM therapies to promote and maintain optimal wellbeing.
 
Assessment (top)
 
Focused Cardiovascular Assessment New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This one (1) hour course discusses specific cardiovascular history questions and exam techniques for the adult patient. Physical exam techniques such as inspection, palpation, percussion, and auscultation will be highlighted. Additionally, throughout the course the participant will learn how alterations in cardiovascular assessment findings could indicate potential cardiovascular problems.
 
Focused Gastrointestinal Assessment
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to offer the healthcare provider an overview of basic gastrointestinal (GI) assessment including normal and abnormal findings.
 
Focused Neurological Assessment New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The fundamental processes of the brain and nervous system are key to understanding why nurses perform a focused neurological assessment. If there is a disruption to any of these processes, the whole body suffers. This one (1) hour course will discuss specific neurological history questions and exam techniques for your adult patient. Physical exam techniques such as inspection, palpation, percussion, and auscultation will be highlighted. Additionally, throughout the course, you will learn how alterations in your neurological assessment findings could indicate potential nervous system abnormalities.
 
Focused Renal and Urinary Assessment
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The multiple roles that our urinary tract and kidneys play are incredibly important in maintaining homeostasis within our bodies. This course will discuss specific renal and urinary history questions and exam techniques for an adult patient.

Throughout the course, you will learn how alterations in your renal and urinary assessment findings could indicate potential renal or urinary problems.
 
Hematological Anatomy, Physiology and Assessment New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The focus of this one (1) hour hematological anatomy, physiology, and assessment course is to provide information about the structures and functions of the hematopoietic system and its associated assessment. Understanding the fundamental structures and functions of the hematologic system will allow the healthcare professional to intervene effectively when a patient experiences a hematological disorder.
 
Human Trafficking: Implications for Healthcare Professionals
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) course is to provide information about human trafficking for healthcare professionals. An overview of the problem, identification and interventions for victims of human trafficking will be discussed.
 
Neurological Anatomy and Physiology
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this neurological anatomy and physiology course is to teach healthcare professionals about the structures and functions of the central and peripheral nervous systems. The anatomical structures of the nervous system work together to control almost all functions, movements, and intellectual tasks in the human being.

Understanding the fundamental structures and functions of both the peripheral and central nervous systems, will allow you to provide care for all patients you encounter and intervene effectively for those with alterations in neurological status.
 
Overview of Nursing Health Assessment New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This one (1) hour course will provide the nurse with the knowledge needed to provide a complete health assessment for an adult patient.
 
Renal and Urinary Anatomy and Physiology New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The focus of this renal and urinary anatomy and physiology course is to provide basic information about the structures and functions of the renal and urinary system. The anatomical structures of the renal and urinary systems work together to filter, secrete, excrete, and re-absorb key elements in the blood. Understanding the fundamental structures and functions of the renal and urinary systems assist you to provide care for all patients you encounter and intervene effectively for those with alterations in renal and urinary status.
 
RN.Com's Assessment Series: Cardiovascular Anatomy & Physiology
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course presents the basics of Cardiovascular Anatomy & Physiology in a clear and concise manner for the healthcare provider.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
RN.com's Assessment Series: Focused Endocrine Assessment
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Focused Endocrine Assessment is a one contact hour course that describes the various signs and symptoms that might be seen as the healthcare provider conducts an assessment of the endocrine system.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
RN.com's Assessment Series: Focused Pulmonary Assessment
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Focused Pulmonary Assessment offers the healthcare provider an overview of basic pulmonary assessment including normal and abnormal findings.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
RN.com's Assessment Series: Neurological Anatomy and Physiology
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This Neurological A & P course is designed to teach nurses and other healthcare professionals about the structures and functions of the central and peripheral nervous systems.
 
RN.com's Assessment Series: Pulmonary Anatomy and Physiology
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The focus of this pulmonary anatomy and physiology course is to teach healthcare professionals about the structures and functions of the respiratory system.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Skin Anatomy, Physiology, and Assessment
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The focus of this one (1) hour course is to teach healthcare professionals about the structures and functions of the skin and its associated assessment.
 
Case Management (CCMC Preapproved) (top)
 
A Nurse's Guide to Breast Cancer
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this continuing nursing education course is to provide healthcare professionals with an overview of breast cancer. Advances in the diagnosis and management of the disease today has improved outcomes for breast cancer victims. Education about risk factors and treatment options is an important part of the healthcare professional's role.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Abusive Head Trauma
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 hour course is to provide healthcare professionals with information about Abusive Head Trauma.
 
Activase® Therapy New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of Activase® Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke Management is to inform the healthcare provider about stroke recognition, complication and treatment, including the use of Activase® for stroke management.

As the public becomes more informed about strokes, people are recognizing the signs and symptoms earlier and arriving to the hospital where they are quickly being evaluated to receive Activase® for acute ischemic stroke.

With an increased use of this drug, nursing professionals need to develop their knowledge of how to properly care for a patient before, during, and after the administration of Activase®.
 
Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias: Supporting Individual and Family Needs
4 contact hour(s) for $40.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this four (4) hour course is to provide a review of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, communication techniques, approaches, and individualized needs of dementia patients and their families.
 
AV Heart Blocks New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to discuss the essentials of atrioventricular block rhythms to identify the differences between the degrees. Some review of basic ECG interpretation will be included, as well as causes of the blocks.
 
Breastfeeding Basics: What Every HCP Should Know
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to outline the process of breastfeeding initiation and to discuss basic lactation issues commonly seen during the early postpartum period.
 
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Part I
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 3 (three) hour presentation on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is to provide the healthcare professional with a high-level overview of available CAM therapies to promote and maintain optimal well-being.
 
Critical Thinking: Knowledge, Reflection, Action
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this continuing nursing education course is to describe critical thinking in a manner useful to practicing nurses and to illustrate examples of critical thinking in nursing practice.
 
Diagnosis and Management of Heart Failure
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Heart failure is a chronic condition affecting millions of people today. Early diagnosis and treatment can help people who have heart failure live longer, more active lives. This continuing education course for healthcare professionals explores the causes, clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of heart failure.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
DVT: A Life-Threatening Condition
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course on deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is to update nurses on current guidelines for prophylaxis and treatment of DVT and its complications. This course provides continuing education about the Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) focused on anticoagulation safety.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Fire Safety & Prevention for Surgical Nurses New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to provide the knowledge and the tools that the perioperative nurse will need to practice effective fire safety in any surgical setting.
 
HIV and AIDS: An Overview
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide a brief overview of HIV and AIDS, the current state of the epidemic, and how HIV is transmitted, diagnosed and managed. The protection of healthcare workers against HIV infection is also reviewed.
This course meets the HIV and AIDS requirements for the Florida Board of Nursing, but also contains general information relevant to healthcare professionals in other states and professions.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Human Trafficking: Implications for Healthcare Professionals
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) course is to provide information about human trafficking for healthcare professionals. An overview of the problem, identification and interventions for victims of human trafficking will be discussed.
 
Identification and Care of Patients with Mental Health Disorders
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide nurses and other healthcare providers with guidelines to assist in the identification and care of patients with co-occurring mental and physical health disorders in the acute care setting. The course will meet this goal by providing strategies to identify potential mental health issues, improve communication, identify safety concerns, and improve outcomes for this vulnerable patient population.
 
Interpreting Chemistry and Hematology for Adult Patients
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour continuing education module is to provide nurses with the knowledge and skills to understand the effects of changes in common chemistry and complete blood count lab values on the body.
 
Keeping Seniors Safe: Recognizing and Reporting Elder Abuse
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 1 contact hour course will assist nurses and other healthcare providers understand elder abuse, identify signs of abuse or situations that place an elder at risk, and to be able to confidently report abuse that they identify among elderly patients or clients.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Lethal Arrhythmias: Advanced Rhythm Interpretation
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course overviews the major lethal ventricular arrhythmias, how to identify them, and the most current and successful treatments. Every critical care nurse should be well versed in identifying their patient's risk factors as well as recognizing the potential for lethal arrhythmias.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Management of Acute Pain
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide a brief overview of pain, and discuss assessment and management of acute pain conditions utilizing the American Society of Pain Management Nurses Guidelines, The American Pain Society Guidelines, and the Joint Commission Standards.
 
Managing Common Breastfeeding Challenges
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 1 hour nursing continuing education course provides the nurse with an overview of some of the more common breastfeeding challenges seen in the early postpartum period.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
NICU Nursing: Understanding Common Neonatal Conditions
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 (one) hour course is to provide a review of common complications seen with neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) patients. Risk factors, symptoms, and management of common conditions will be discussed.
 
Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics for Texas Nurses
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
In 2014, the Texas Board of Nursing announced a requirement that all nurses with a license in Texas will take a 2 CE course on Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics. This course meets the educational requirements set forth by the Texas Board of Nursing. This course will inform nurses about:
• The Texas Nurse Practice Act and Board of Nursing (BON) Rules, including Board Rule 217.11, Standards of Nursing Practice
• Texas BON Position Statements
• Principles of nursing ethics
• Professional boundaries
 
Oncology Overview: Caring for Patients with Cancer
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 (one) hour course is to provide an overview of important concepts related to the care of the oncology patient. This will facilitate a deeper understanding of the disease process, which will facilitate the monitoring of potential side effects and allow the healthcare professional to better educate their oncology patients.
 
Oncology Update: Targeted Cancer Therapies & Patient Management
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Oncology Update: Targeted Therapies & Patient Management is a comprehensive one contact hour continuing education course for nurses and APRNs. This course reviews the most current targeted cancer therapies available, and examines the mechanism of action of targeted cancer therapies, as well as the management and common side-effects of these therapies.
 
Overview of Neonatal Resuscitation
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to prepare nurses for program and practice changes to the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) 7th edition.
 
Practicing Cultural Competence
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course is approved for 1 continuing education hour. The purpose of this continuing education course is to provide healthcare professionals with information about cultural competence and how it applies in their practice settings.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This one contact hour nursing education course provides healthcare professionals with information about child maltreatment, abuse and neglect.
 
Recognizing Intimate Partner Violence
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide information about the definition and effects of intimate partner violence (IPV), how to screen for IPV in the healthcare setting, and how to provide appropriate nursing interventions.

The course includes information about responding to and documenting abuse, making appropriate referrals within the healthcare setting and in the community, and developing an appropriate safety plan.

This course meets the Florida requirement for Domestic Violence
 
Shoulder Dystocia: Diagnosis and Intervention
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour continuing education course is to provide nurses with a thorough understanding of shoulder dystocia and the emergency management of this condition. Risk factors, management techniques and potential complications will be explored, as well as the role of each member of the labor and delivery team.
 
Surviving Stroke: Post-Stroke Rehabilitation New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour continuing nursing education course is to provide healthcare professionals with information about stroke rehabilitation. The course provides an overview of the purpose of stroke rehabilitation and the nurse’s role in rehabilitating the post-stroke patient.
 
Telemetry Interpretation: Rates, Rhythms, and More
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 3 (three) hour telemetry interpretation course is to provide the healthcare professional the tools to perform basic electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation.

This course is designed for the healthcare professional who has limited or no previous ECG experience. Key basic rhythms will be taught along with nursing priorities and initial treatment strategies for each rhythm.

To facilitate learning, a systematic approach for interpretation will be used throughout this course.

You need limited supplies and tools to make this learning opportunity a success. To enhance ECG strip analysis we recommend you purchase hand calipers to determine heart rate, regularity, and all ECG intervals.

If you do not own calipers already, they can typically be purchased at most medical book and uniform stores.
 
The Postpartum Period and the Healthy Newborn
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course outlines nursing interventions that will facilitate the recovery of the new mother and guidelines for assessing the newborn’s transition to extrauterine life.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
The Role of the Certified Diabetic Educator in Managing Type II Diabetes
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 (one) hour course is to provide the health care professional with the latest research and evidence based practice when it comes to treating our diabetic population. This course will review the current management principles, treatment, and glucose monitoring for patients with type 2 diabetes. Additionally, this course will also review the role of the diabetic educator.
 
The Role of the HCP in Preventing Infection
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 (two) hour course is to provide healthcare professionals with information regarding the general principles of infection prevention and reduction of pathogen transmission.
 
Understanding and Managing Pain
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course meets the Michigan requirement for Pain Management.

The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with an overview of pain assessment and strategies for managing pain.

This course will cover material associated with assessment and management of pain with adult and pediatric patients. Pain in the neonate is outside the scope of this course.
 
Your Role in Managing Assaultive Behavior
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to provide healthcare professionals with information to manage assaultive behavior in the workplace. Following the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Guidelines for Preventing Workplace Violence for Healthcare and Social Service Workers, this course will delineate the roadmap to workplace violence prevention.
 
Critical Care/ Emergency Care (top)
 
12 Lead ECGs: Ischemia, Injury, Infarction
4 contact hour(s) for $40.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
12 lead ECG interpretation can be a challenge for even the experienced ICU nurse. This 12 lead interpretation course describes a systematic and understandable way to evaluate 12 lead ECGs in order to determine injury, ischemia, or infarction, and the area of the heart affected.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Activase® Therapy New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of Activase® Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke Management is to inform the healthcare provider about stroke recognition, complication and treatment, including the use of Activase® for stroke management.

As the public becomes more informed about strokes, people are recognizing the signs and symptoms earlier and arriving to the hospital where they are quickly being evaluated to receive Activase® for acute ischemic stroke.

With an increased use of this drug, nursing professionals need to develop their knowledge of how to properly care for a patient before, during, and after the administration of Activase®.
 
An Overview of Adult Mechanical Ventilation
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two hour course is to review the pulmonary system, indications for intubation, intubation, mechanical ventilation, complications, care of the patient on the ventilator, and extubation. It is important for healthcare providers who care for patients requiring mechanical ventilation understand how to properly care for the patient.
 
AV Heart Blocks New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to discuss the essentials of atrioventricular block rhythms to identify the differences between the degrees. Some review of basic ECG interpretation will be included, as well as causes of the blocks.
 
Blood Administration and Transfusion Reactions New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide the learner with information about blood products, blood product administration, and risks of transfusion.
 
Chest Tube Management
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This two contact hour continuing education course for nurses provides healthcare professionals with information about chest tubes; indications for, management of and more!

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Diagnosis and Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two contact hour continuing education course for nurses and APRNs is to provide an in-depth review of Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS), with an emphasis on unstable angina (USA), Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NSTEMI) and ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI). The pharmacological management of ACS, coronary revascularization options and nursing management of the patient is also covered in this presentation.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Diagnosis and Management of Heart Failure
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Heart failure is a chronic condition affecting millions of people today. Early diagnosis and treatment can help people who have heart failure live longer, more active lives. This continuing education course for healthcare professionals explores the causes, clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of heart failure.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Forensic Evidence Collection for Nurses
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to inform healthcare professionals regarding the role of the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner and the science of forensic evidence collection.
 
Hope Against Suicide New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The goal of this two (2) hour course is to introduce seasoned and novice healthcare providers to evidence-based strategies focused on the:
· Identification of suicide risk and protective factors
· Development of suicide risk and lethality assessment skills
· Ability to engage in reflective practice to promote professional development and improved patient outcomes
· Evaluation of the care and safety of patients struggling with thoughts of self-harm
· Educational needs of the patient and family members
· Development of interventions designed to assist the patient in their recovery
 
Interpreting ABGs: Mastering the Basics
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide the learner with basic information on how to interpret arterial blood gas results.
 
Lethal Arrhythmias: Advanced Rhythm Interpretation
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course overviews the major lethal ventricular arrhythmias, how to identify them, and the most current and successful treatments. Every critical care nurse should be well versed in identifying their patient's risk factors as well as recognizing the potential for lethal arrhythmias.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Management of Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to provide information to and educate caregivers about heparin induced thrombocytopenia (HIT), its potential for serious side effects, and the sequel of events that can result if the condition progresses or is improperly untreated.
 
Overview of Neonatal Resuscitation
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to prepare nurses for program and practice changes to the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) 7th edition.
 
Principles of Invasive Hemodynamics
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to inform the healthcare provider about the fundamentals of hemodynamic monitoring and the devices used to evaluate these vital functions.
 
Reducing Risk: Avoiding Patient Falls
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This module will provide you with information about patient falls, patient’s risk for falls, fall risk assessment tools, and methods that will help to reduce the number of falls of patients in your care.
 
Setting the Pace: Pacemaker Principles
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with an overview of pacemakers and the interpretation of pacer rhythms.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Telemetry Interpretation: Rates, Rhythms, and More
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 3 (three) hour telemetry interpretation course is to provide the healthcare professional the tools to perform basic electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation.

This course is designed for the healthcare professional who has limited or no previous ECG experience. Key basic rhythms will be taught along with nursing priorities and initial treatment strategies for each rhythm.

To facilitate learning, a systematic approach for interpretation will be used throughout this course.

You need limited supplies and tools to make this learning opportunity a success. To enhance ECG strip analysis we recommend you purchase hand calipers to determine heart rate, regularity, and all ECG intervals.

If you do not own calipers already, they can typically be purchased at most medical book and uniform stores.
 
Treatment and Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course is part of the RN.com Stroke Series


The purpose of this course is to provide evidence-based information to help prepare nurses for the challenges the acute ischemic stroke patient may present during their emergency department and hospital stays. Based on the 2013 Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Guideline for Healthcare Professionals from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, this course will offer insight into complex continuum of care that is stroke care
 
Critical Thinking (top)
 
Critical Thinking: Knowledge, Reflection, Action
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this continuing nursing education course is to describe critical thinking in a manner useful to practicing nurses and to illustrate examples of critical thinking in nursing practice.
 
Critical Thinking: Nursing Calculations
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course one (1) hour course is to help ensure safe IV medication administration by reviewing calculation techniques.
 
Critical Thinking: Nursing Calculations Part 1
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Calculations are critical to nurses in every phase of care. Although we tend to rely on machines, the pharmacist, and others, it is the nurse's role to be certain the patients receive the proper dose of medication ordered. This first course in a series of two, re-introduces basic concepts that are necessary for proper calculation of dosages.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Critical Thinking: Nursing Calculations Part 2
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Part 2 of our 2 part series on nursing calculations concentrates on calculating medication dosages. It reviews conversions and offers tried and true methods to successfully calculate dosages.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Critical Thinking: Principles of Floating
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to inform the staff nurse and leadership team about strategies in place at the Federal, State, and facility level to ensure that a nurse floating to another unit is competent and safe to care for the patient assignment.
 
Diabetes (top)
 
Diabetes: Overview, Diagnosis, and Management for Healthcare Professionals
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course on diabetes is to educate healthcare professionals on the symptoms, course, and management of diabetes. The course contains useful information on vulnerable population groups and treatment options.
 
The Role of the Certified Diabetic Educator in Managing Type II Diabetes
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 (one) hour course is to provide the health care professional with the latest research and evidence based practice when it comes to treating our diabetic population. This course will review the current management principles, treatment, and glucose monitoring for patients with type 2 diabetes. Additionally, this course will also review the role of the diabetic educator.
 
Disaster Preparedness (top)
 
Bioterrorism for Nevada Nurses
4 contact hour(s) for $40.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 4 contact hour course discusses bioterrorism as a national security issue. For the purposes of this course, bioterrorism will include more than just biological agents. Discussion will include biological, chemical, radiological, and nuclear weapons. Although this course is designed to meet the Nevada state requirements, healthcare workers outside of Nevada may also find it useful.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
The Nurses Role in Active Shooter and Mass Casualty Incidents
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to educate nurses on the preparation and responses required for terrorism events, including active shooters, and mass casualty incidents.
 
Domestic Violence (top)
 
Keeping Seniors Safe: Recognizing and Reporting Elder Abuse
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 1 contact hour course will assist nurses and other healthcare providers understand elder abuse, identify signs of abuse or situations that place an elder at risk, and to be able to confidently report abuse that they identify among elderly patients or clients.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Kentucky Domestic Violence
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 3 credit course meets the Kentucky Nursing requirement for education about domestic violence. The course reviews child abuse, spouse/intimate partner abuse, elder abuse and abuse of other adults unable to care for themselves.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
NY Sexual Harassment Prevention Training New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
In recent years, the topic of sexual harassment in the workplace has been brought into the national spotlight, bringing with it renewed awareness about the serious and unacceptable nature of these actions and the severe consequences that follow.

The purpose of this training is to set forth a common understanding of what is and what is not acceptable in our workplace.
 
Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This one contact hour nursing education course provides healthcare professionals with information about child maltreatment, abuse and neglect.
 
Recognizing Intimate Partner Violence
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide information about the definition and effects of intimate partner violence (IPV), how to screen for IPV in the healthcare setting, and how to provide appropriate nursing interventions.

The course includes information about responding to and documenting abuse, making appropriate referrals within the healthcare setting and in the community, and developing an appropriate safety plan.

This course meets the Florida requirement for Domestic Violence
 
Electronic Health Records (top)
 
Documentation: Electronic Health Records
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 2 (two) contact hour course which will give you an overview of Electronic Health Records (EHR) and the systems which are used to manage them. The course is designed for nurses who are already familiar with nursing terms and concepts.
 
Gerontology (top)
 
Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias: Supporting Individual and Family Needs
4 contact hour(s) for $40.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this four (4) hour course is to provide a review of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, communication techniques, approaches, and individualized needs of dementia patients and their families.
 
Hospice (top)
 
End of Life Care New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour continuing nursing education course is to provide healthcare professionals with a palliative care perspective and knowledge to manage symptoms commonly experienced at the end of life.
 
Infectious Disease (top)
 
A Comprehensive Guide to Hepatitis C: Infection, Testing, and Treatment
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to provide you with a comprehensive overview of hepatitis C virus (HCV), from the basics of the virus to current algorithms for treatment.

Increasing your knowledge about HCV will enable you to be an informed provider of care, utilizing evidence-based research.
 
HIV and AIDS: An Overview
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide a brief overview of HIV and AIDS, the current state of the epidemic, and how HIV is transmitted, diagnosed and managed. The protection of healthcare workers against HIV infection is also reviewed.
This course meets the HIV and AIDS requirements for the Florida Board of Nursing, but also contains general information relevant to healthcare professionals in other states and professions.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Pneumonia: Emerging Trends in Diagnosis & Care
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Pneumonia: Emerging Trends in Diagnosis & Care is a 2 contact hour nursing continuing education course. This course provides an overview of the current state of managing patients with pneumonia.
 
The Role of the HCP in Preventing Infection
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 (two) hour course is to provide healthcare professionals with information regarding the general principles of infection prevention and reduction of pathogen transmission.
 
Leadership (top)
 
Essentials of Professional Communication New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide the healthcare professionals with tips and tools to improve oral communication, both with patients and with other health team members. This course showcases the regulatory agencies expectations surrounding effective communication among healthcare works and with patients.
 
Legal Aspects of Nursing/Risk Management (top)
 
Combating Medicare Parts C and D Fraud, Waste, and Abuse
0 contact hour(s) for $0.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
 
HIPAA: What You Need to Know
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to provide you with information about the HIPAA law and its guidelines. This course covers various aspects of confidentiality, communication, record keeping and how it applies in caring for patients. The course also contains useful information about how to manage encounters with Protected Health Information (PHI) in relation to HIPAA and compliance.
 
Medical Error Reduction A Key to Quality Care
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)

Reducing medical errors of all types is a key initiative in healthcare organizations across the country and around the world. This nursing continuing education course provides an overview of the issues around medical errors, how to identify and analyze errors using root cause analysis, and some of the key initiatives of national quality organizations.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Medicare Parts C and D General Compliance Training
0 contact hour(s) for $0.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
 
Nursing Practice in Florida: Laws and Rules
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Nursing Practice in Florida: Laws & Rules is a two contact hour course for nurses practicing in the state of Florida. This course covers selected aspects of the laws and rules that govern nursing practice in Florida. The course contains content on Chapters 456 and 464 of the Florida Statutes and the rules in Title 64B9 of the Florida Administrative Code.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Professional Nursing Documentation
4 contact hour(s) for $40.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to present key topics related to nursing documentation. Complete and legal nursing documentation is a critical component of nursing practice that is legally and ethically sound.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Social Media Networking For Nurses: What You Should Consider
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two contact hour continuing education course for nurses is to raise awareness of the use of social media networking in a professional context, and highlight the advantages and pitfalls of using social media networking as a communication tool.
 
Your Role in Managing Assaultive Behavior
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to provide healthcare professionals with information to manage assaultive behavior in the workplace. Following the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Guidelines for Preventing Workplace Violence for Healthcare and Social Service Workers, this course will delineate the roadmap to workplace violence prevention.
 
Maternal Child/ Women's Health (top)
 
An Overview of The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one contact hour course is to provide nurses with an understanding of the Baby- Friendly Hospital Initiative and how this initiative can positively affect breastfeeding outcomes.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Breastfeeding Basics: What Every HCP Should Know
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to outline the process of breastfeeding initiation and to discuss basic lactation issues commonly seen during the early postpartum period.
 
Identification and Management of Cardiac Conditions During Labor and Delivery
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to provide the healthcare professional with a broad overview of the more common cardiac conditions seen in pregnancy and labor, and to review patient care principles related to high-risk cardiac patients.
 
Managing Common Breastfeeding Challenges
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 1 hour nursing continuing education course provides the nurse with an overview of some of the more common breastfeeding challenges seen in the early postpartum period.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Shoulder Dystocia: Diagnosis and Intervention
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour continuing education course is to provide nurses with a thorough understanding of shoulder dystocia and the emergency management of this condition. Risk factors, management techniques and potential complications will be explored, as well as the role of each member of the labor and delivery team.
 
The Nurse's Guide to Understanding Gestational Diabetes
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 hour CE activity is to provide information to the healthcare professional (HCP) about gestational diabetes (GDM) and to explore common health concerns related to this disease. The HCP will also be provided with the necessary tools to educate women about the impact of healthy lifestyle modifications on reducing the incidence of GDM, and to review available pharmacotherapies with patients.
 
The Postpartum Period and the Healthy Newborn
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course outlines nursing interventions that will facilitate the recovery of the new mother and guidelines for assessing the newborn’s transition to extrauterine life.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Medication Safety and Administration (top)
 
Blood Administration and Transfusion Reactions New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide the learner with information about blood products, blood product administration, and risks of transfusion.
 
High-Alert Medications: Safe Practices
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of High-Alert Medications: Safe Practices is to identify several high-alert medications that are considered to present the highest risk to patients and recommend ways to improve safety in administering these medications.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Medical Error Reduction A Key to Quality Care
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)

Reducing medical errors of all types is a key initiative in healthcare organizations across the country and around the world. This nursing continuing education course provides an overview of the issues around medical errors, how to identify and analyze errors using root cause analysis, and some of the key initiatives of national quality organizations.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Medication Safety: Protecting Patients from Avoidable Harm
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to provide information about safe prescription and transcription of medication dosages, instruction about safe administration practices, and guidance regarding medication safety based on The Joint Commission’s National Patient Safety Goals.
 
Sedation Considerations for Adult Patients
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 hour course is to review the fundamental concepts associated with the safe administration of sedation and analgesia.

This course will review the regulation and oversight of sedation, pre-sedation assessment requirements, safe medication use, complications of sedation, and the monitoring and discharge criteria post-procedural sedation.
 
West Virginia Best Practice Prescribing and Drug Diversion Training
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 contact hour presentation is to provide healthcare professionals with information regarding the safe administration and dispensing of controlled substances to patients, and the abuse or misuse of illicit drugs in West Virginia (WV).

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
NICU (top)
 
Neonatal Sepsis: Assessment and Care
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This is a 2 contact hour course. The purpose of this course is to examine the risk of developing sepsis and infections in the neonatal period. This course will review factors that contribute to neonatal sepsis and immune responses that occur.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
NICU Nursing: Understanding Common Neonatal Conditions
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 (one) hour course is to provide a review of common complications seen with neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) patients. Risk factors, symptoms, and management of common conditions will be discussed.
 
Overview of Neonatal Resuscitation
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to prepare nurses for program and practice changes to the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) 7th edition.
 
Oncology (top)
 
A Nurse's Guide to Breast Cancer
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this continuing nursing education course is to provide healthcare professionals with an overview of breast cancer. Advances in the diagnosis and management of the disease today has improved outcomes for breast cancer victims. Education about risk factors and treatment options is an important part of the healthcare professional's role.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Childhood Leukemia and Lymphoma
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide information about childhood leukemia and lymphoma. The course includes information on signs and symptoms of leukemia, how leukemia is diagnosed, childhood cancer statistics, current treatment patterns, long term side effects, and the emotional and psychosocial issues surrounding a childhood cancer diagnosis.
 
Oncology Overview: Caring for Patients with Cancer
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 (one) hour course is to provide an overview of important concepts related to the care of the oncology patient. This will facilitate a deeper understanding of the disease process, which will facilitate the monitoring of potential side effects and allow the healthcare professional to better educate their oncology patients.
 
Oncology Update: Targeted Cancer Therapies & Patient Management
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Oncology Update: Targeted Therapies & Patient Management is a comprehensive one contact hour continuing education course for nurses and APRNs. This course reviews the most current targeted cancer therapies available, and examines the mechanism of action of targeted cancer therapies, as well as the management and common side-effects of these therapies.
 
OR (top)
 
New Jersey Organ & Tissue Donation
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to educate registered nurses in the fundamental aspects of organ and tissue donation to meet the New Jersey Board of Nursing state requirement for continuing education in organ donation.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Pain Management (top)
 
Management of Acute Pain
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide a brief overview of pain, and discuss assessment and management of acute pain conditions utilizing the American Society of Pain Management Nurses Guidelines, The American Pain Society Guidelines, and the Joint Commission Standards.
 
Understanding and Managing Chronic Pain
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to provide a brief review of pain components, and discuss assessment and management of chronic pain conditions.
 
Understanding and Managing Pain
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course meets the Michigan requirement for Pain Management.

The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with an overview of pain assessment and strategies for managing pain.

This course will cover material associated with assessment and management of pain with adult and pediatric patients. Pain in the neonate is outside the scope of this course.
 
Pediatrics (top)
 
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This nursing education course provides basic information about a very common virus that predominantly affects children: Respiratory Syncytial Virus or RSV.
 
Understanding and Managing Pediatric Trauma
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of pediatric trauma, including assessment and management.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Pharmacology (top)
 
Understanding the Hazards of Heparin
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to inform healthcare workers about the risks related to the administration of heparin and strategies to reduce the volume of adverse drug reactions related to heparin administration.

Given the severity of the consequences of heparin errors, it is important that nurses adhere to standard medication safety procedures prior to administering heparin and other high alert drugs.
 
Population Health (top)
 
Human Trafficking: Implications for Healthcare Professionals
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) course is to provide information about human trafficking for healthcare professionals. An overview of the problem, identification and interventions for victims of human trafficking will be discussed.
 
Professional Nursing Topics (top)
 
A Proactive Approach to Orienting with a Preceptor
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Nurses will find that this 1 credit nursing CE course provides valuable baseline information to aid in developing a positive and effective relationship with a preceptor.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
California Sexual Harassment Training
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour module is to provide the California healthcare worker with the knowledge and resources to prevent and report sexual harassment.
 
Delegation: Accountability, Authority, and Responsibility
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to provide information and effective strategies for nurses to use when delegating to nursing team members. The course also provides information about building the nursing team.
 
End of Life Care New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour continuing nursing education course is to provide healthcare professionals with a palliative care perspective and knowledge to manage symptoms commonly experienced at the end of life.
 
Essentials of Professional Communication New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide the healthcare professionals with tips and tools to improve oral communication, both with patients and with other health team members. This course showcases the regulatory agencies expectations surrounding effective communication among healthcare works and with patients.
 
Ethics and the Healthcare Professional
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 hour course is to explore ethical situations that healthcare professionals commonly encounter and to provide information to help healthcare professions recognize and manage ethical issues.
 
Fire Safety & Prevention for Surgical Nurses New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to provide the knowledge and the tools that the perioperative nurse will need to practice effective fire safety in any surgical setting.
 
Gastrointestinal Anatomy and Physiology
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The focus of this one (1) hour gastrointestinal anatomy and physiology course is to teach you about the structures and functions of the gastrointestinal system and its accessory organs. The anatomical structures of the gastrointestinal system work together to achieve three major goals. These goals are to digest, transport, and absorb nutrients. Understanding the fundamental structures and functions of the gastrointestinal system and its accessory organs will allow you to provide care for all patients and intervene effectively for those with alterations in gastrointestinal status.
 
HIPAA: What You Need to Know
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to provide you with information about the HIPAA law and its guidelines. This course covers various aspects of confidentiality, communication, record keeping and how it applies in caring for patients. The course also contains useful information about how to manage encounters with Protected Health Information (PHI) in relation to HIPAA and compliance.
 
Hope Against Suicide New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The goal of this two (2) hour course is to introduce seasoned and novice healthcare providers to evidence-based strategies focused on the:
· Identification of suicide risk and protective factors
· Development of suicide risk and lethality assessment skills
· Ability to engage in reflective practice to promote professional development and improved patient outcomes
· Evaluation of the care and safety of patients struggling with thoughts of self-harm
· Educational needs of the patient and family members
· Development of interventions designed to assist the patient in their recovery
 
Hourly Rounding & Fall Prevention: A Winning Strategy
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This one contact hour CE course offers RNs and nurse managers an overview of hourly rounding as a fall prevention strategy. The course suggests ways to develop and implement hourly rounding protocols. Hourly rounding tools are discussed and budgetary considerations for implementing hourly rounding protocols are examined.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Interpreting Chemistry and Hematology for Adult Patients
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour continuing education module is to provide nurses with the knowledge and skills to understand the effects of changes in common chemistry and complete blood count lab values on the body.
 
Interprofessional Collaboration
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1)hour continuing education course for nurses is to present information about interprofessional collaboration and its significance in the healthcare setting, and to define the role of the nurse in improving interprofessional collaboration in the healthcare setting.
 
Maintaining Your Professional Nursing Practice
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this three (3) hour course is to provide guidelines and information concerning professional standards of care, the code of ethics for nurses, and state nurse practice acts.
 
Managing Stress: A Guide for Healthcare Professionals
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide up-to-date information about stress, the stress response, stress prevention, and stress management. The course presents research and recommendations specific to the healthcare setting and proven techniques to prevent and relieve stress.
 
New York Child Abuse and Maltreatment
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this three (3) hour course is to provide information about child maltreatment; abuse and neglect.
 
New York Infection Control New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
To assure that licensed, registered, or certified health professionals comply with the Infection Control Training as mandated by the New York legislature, Chapter 786 of the Laws of 1992 and revised in 2008. This mandate includes the core requirements of the New York State Department of Health and the goals of the mandated education.
 
Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics for Texas Nurses
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
In 2014, the Texas Board of Nursing announced a requirement that all nurses with a license in Texas will take a 2 CE course on Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics. This course meets the educational requirements set forth by the Texas Board of Nursing. This course will inform nurses about:
• The Texas Nurse Practice Act and Board of Nursing (BON) Rules, including Board Rule 217.11, Standards of Nursing Practice
• Texas BON Position Statements
• Principles of nursing ethics
• Professional boundaries
 
NY Sexual Harassment Prevention Training New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
In recent years, the topic of sexual harassment in the workplace has been brought into the national spotlight, bringing with it renewed awareness about the serious and unacceptable nature of these actions and the severe consequences that follow.

The purpose of this training is to set forth a common understanding of what is and what is not acceptable in our workplace.
 
Ohio Law and Rules: Alternative Program for Chemical-Dependency/Substance Use Disorder Monitoring
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to provide information about chemical dependency among nurses and to describe Ohio’s alternative program for chemically-dependent nurses.
 
Practicing Cultural Competence
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course is approved for 1 continuing education hour. The purpose of this continuing education course is to provide healthcare professionals with information about cultural competence and how it applies in their practice settings.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Pressure Injury Assessment, Prevention & Management
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour module is to provide the healthcare worker with the knowledge and skills to assess and manage all phases of pressure injury development and healing. A brief review of skin anatomy and pathophysiology and regulatory guidelines will be discussed as they pertain to pressure injuries.
 
Professional Nursing Documentation
4 contact hour(s) for $40.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to present key topics related to nursing documentation. Complete and legal nursing documentation is a critical component of nursing practice that is legally and ethically sound.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Recognizing and Managing Adult Sepsis
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to inform the healthcare provider of the updated guidelines regarding early identification, diagnosis, and goal directed therapy through evidenced based research from the international Surviving Sepsis Campaign. This Campaign is an international initiative to improve patient outcomes.
 
Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to provide healthcare professionals with information to recognize and report impairment in the workplace including treatment options and mandatory reporting. This course was developed to meet the specific need of Florida nurses to complete a course on recognizing impairment in the workplace as a condition of licensure and renewal; however, the concepts of this module can be utilized by any nurse wanting to expand their knowledge base on workplace impairment.
 
Reducing Risk: Avoiding Patient Falls
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This module will provide you with information about patient falls, patient’s risk for falls, fall risk assessment tools, and methods that will help to reduce the number of falls of patients in your care.
 
Renal and Urinary Anatomy and Physiology New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The focus of this renal and urinary anatomy and physiology course is to provide basic information about the structures and functions of the renal and urinary system. The anatomical structures of the renal and urinary systems work together to filter, secrete, excrete, and re-absorb key elements in the blood. Understanding the fundamental structures and functions of the renal and urinary systems assist you to provide care for all patients you encounter and intervene effectively for those with alterations in renal and urinary status.
 
Safety First: The Use of Restraints
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide healthcare workers with the skills and knowledge to care for patients requiring the use of restraints. Restraint use is very regulated by national and state regulations; therefore, this course will explore the regulations and how they affect healthcare workers and institutions. Because restraint regulations are different for psychiatric and long-term care facilities, this module will concentrate on restraint use in acute-care facilities.
 
Surviving Stroke: Post-Stroke Rehabilitation New
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour continuing nursing education course is to provide healthcare professionals with information about stroke rehabilitation. The course provides an overview of the purpose of stroke rehabilitation and the nurse’s role in rehabilitating the post-stroke patient.
 
The Nurse Advocate Part 1
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 3 contact hour nursing continuing education course is the first in a two part series. This course provides the learner with the opportunity to practice advocacy and appropriate assertiveness through the use of case studies and follow up information.
 
The Nurse’s Role in Preventing CLABSI
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide evidence-based information about central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI), including measures to reduce CLABSI, and preventive strategies which The Joint Commission (TJC) recently published in the monograph, Preventing Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections: A Global Challenge, a Global Perspective (The Joint Commission (TJC), 2012).

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Understanding the Hazards of Heparin
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to inform healthcare workers about the risks related to the administration of heparin and strategies to reduce the volume of adverse drug reactions related to heparin administration.

Given the severity of the consequences of heparin errors, it is important that nurses adhere to standard medication safety procedures prior to administering heparin and other high alert drugs.
 
Violence in the Workplace
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide an overview of lateral violence and bullying in the workplace for nurses.
 
What HCPs Should Know About IV Therapy
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) course is to provide a brief overview of intravenous (IV) therapy, including care and potential complications.
 
What’s in a Name: Nursing Licensure Compact New
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide an overview about the Nurse Licensure Compact, including description, history, and current requirements.
 
Your Role in Managing Assaultive Behavior
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to provide healthcare professionals with information to manage assaultive behavior in the workplace. Following the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Guidelines for Preventing Workplace Violence for Healthcare and Social Service Workers, this course will delineate the roadmap to workplace violence prevention.
 
Psych (top)
 
Identification and Care of Patients with Mental Health Disorders
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide nurses and other healthcare providers with guidelines to assist in the identification and care of patients with co-occurring mental and physical health disorders in the acute care setting. The course will meet this goal by providing strategies to identify potential mental health issues, improve communication, identify safety concerns, and improve outcomes for this vulnerable patient population.
 
PTSD: Caring for Patients and Their Families
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is to educate healthcare professionals on the identification, symptoms, course, and management of PTSD.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Spanish for Nurses (top)
 
Pain Assessment In Your Spanish Speaking Patient: ¿Tiene dolor?
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Pain Assessment In Your Spanish Speaking Patient: ¿Tiene dolor? is a great introduction to speaking with and understanding your Spanish-speaking patient, with a particular focus on pain assessment and management. This is a great course to introduce you to speaking Spanish with your patients.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Spanish for Nurses
20 contact hour(s) for $200.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Spanish for Nurses meets a very real need in today's diverse healthcare environment. Take this course to earn 20 contact hours and learn to communicate with Spanish-speaking patient populations in order to provide high-quality patient care.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Stroke Management (top)
 
Stroke Care For CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this one (1) hour course is to prepare CNAs to care for survivors who have had strokes.
 
Treatment and Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course is part of the RN.com Stroke Series


The purpose of this course is to provide evidence-based information to help prepare nurses for the challenges the acute ischemic stroke patient may present during their emergency department and hospital stays. Based on the 2013 Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Guideline for Healthcare Professionals from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, this course will offer insight into complex continuum of care that is stroke care
 
Stroke Management (top)
 
When Minutes Count: Recognizing Stroke
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course is part of the RN.com Stroke Series.


Stroke prevention is a leading public health issue. This two contact hour CE course identifies ways in which healthcare professionals can recognize the early warning signs of stroke and prevent the occurrence of stroke through education.

This course reviews primary and secondary stroke prevention tools that healthcare professionals can use to modify risk factors for stroke.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
State Required Courses (top)
 
Florida Required Courses
 
HIV and AIDS: An Overview
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to provide a brief overview of HIV and AIDS, the current state of the epidemic, and how HIV is transmitted, diagnosed and managed. The protection of healthcare workers against HIV infection is also reviewed.
This course meets the HIV and AIDS requirements for the Florida Board of Nursing, but also contains general information relevant to healthcare professionals in other states and professions.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Human Trafficking: Implications for Healthcare Professionals
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) course is to provide information about human trafficking for healthcare professionals. An overview of the problem, identification and interventions for victims of human trafficking will be discussed.
 
Medical Error Reduction A Key to Quality Care
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)

Reducing medical errors of all types is a key initiative in healthcare organizations across the country and around the world. This nursing continuing education course provides an overview of the issues around medical errors, how to identify and analyze errors using root cause analysis, and some of the key initiatives of national quality organizations.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Nursing Practice in Florida: Laws and Rules
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
Nursing Practice in Florida: Laws & Rules is a two contact hour course for nurses practicing in the state of Florida. This course covers selected aspects of the laws and rules that govern nursing practice in Florida. The course contains content on Chapters 456 and 464 of the Florida Statutes and the rules in Title 64B9 of the Florida Administrative Code.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to provide healthcare professionals with information to recognize and report impairment in the workplace including treatment options and mandatory reporting. This course was developed to meet the specific need of Florida nurses to complete a course on recognizing impairment in the workplace as a condition of licensure and renewal; however, the concepts of this module can be utilized by any nurse wanting to expand their knowledge base on workplace impairment.
 
Recognizing Intimate Partner Violence
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to provide information about the definition and effects of intimate partner violence (IPV), how to screen for IPV in the healthcare setting, and how to provide appropriate nursing interventions.

The course includes information about responding to and documenting abuse, making appropriate referrals within the healthcare setting and in the community, and developing an appropriate safety plan.

This course meets the Florida requirement for Domestic Violence
 
Resident Rights for Florida CNAs
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 (one) hour course is to expand the CNA’s awareness of long-term residents’ rights. This will prepare them to uphold these rights while providing care to the residents of long-term care facilities. This course specifically addresses the credentialing requirements for the Florida Board of Nursing.
 
Kentucky Required Courses
 
Kentucky Domestic Violence
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 3 credit course meets the Kentucky Nursing requirement for education about domestic violence. The course reviews child abuse, spouse/intimate partner abuse, elder abuse and abuse of other adults unable to care for themselves.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Michigan Required Courses
 
Human Trafficking: Implications for Healthcare Professionals
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) course is to provide information about human trafficking for healthcare professionals. An overview of the problem, identification and interventions for victims of human trafficking will be discussed.
 
Understanding and Managing Pain
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This course meets the Michigan requirement for Pain Management.

The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with an overview of pain assessment and strategies for managing pain.

This course will cover material associated with assessment and management of pain with adult and pediatric patients. Pain in the neonate is outside the scope of this course.
 
New Jersey Required Courses
 
New Jersey Organ & Tissue Donation
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course is to educate registered nurses in the fundamental aspects of organ and tissue donation to meet the New Jersey Board of Nursing state requirement for continuing education in organ donation.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
Nevada Required Courses
 
Bioterrorism for Nevada Nurses
4 contact hour(s) for $40.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
This 4 contact hour course discusses bioterrorism as a national security issue. For the purposes of this course, bioterrorism will include more than just biological agents. Discussion will include biological, chemical, radiological, and nuclear weapons. Although this course is designed to meet the Nevada state requirements, healthcare workers outside of Nevada may also find it useful.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
New York Required Courses
 
New York Child Abuse and Maltreatment
3 contact hour(s) for $30.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this three (3) hour course is to provide information about child maltreatment; abuse and neglect.
 
New York Infection Control
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
To assure that licensed, registered, or certified health professionals comply with the Infection Control Training as mandated by the New York legislature, Chapter 786 of the Laws of 1992 and revised in 2008. This mandate includes the core requirements of the New York State Department of Health and the goals of the mandated education.
 
NY Sexual Harassment Prevention Training
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
In recent years, the topic of sexual harassment in the workplace has been brought into the national spotlight, bringing with it renewed awareness about the serious and unacceptable nature of these actions and the severe consequences that follow.

The purpose of this training is to set forth a common understanding of what is and what is not acceptable in our workplace.
 
Ohio Required Courses
 
Ohio Law and Rules: Alternative Program for Chemical-Dependency/Substance Use Disorder Monitoring
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 2 hour course is to provide information about chemical dependency among nurses and to describe Ohio’s alternative program for chemically-dependent nurses.
 
Texas Required Courses
 
Forensic Evidence Collection for Nurses
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this two (2) hour course is to inform healthcare professionals regarding the role of the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner and the science of forensic evidence collection.
 
Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics for Texas Nurses
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
In 2014, the Texas Board of Nursing announced a requirement that all nurses with a license in Texas will take a 2 CE course on Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics. This course meets the educational requirements set forth by the Texas Board of Nursing. This course will inform nurses about:
• The Texas Nurse Practice Act and Board of Nursing (BON) Rules, including Board Rule 217.11, Standards of Nursing Practice
• Texas BON Position Statements
• Principles of nursing ethics
• Professional boundaries
 
West Virginia Required Courses
 
PTSD: Caring for Patients and Their Families
2 contact hour(s) for $20.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this course on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is to educate healthcare professionals on the identification, symptoms, course, and management of PTSD.

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
West Virginia Best Practice Prescribing and Drug Diversion Training
1 contact hour(s) for $10.00 (FREE to Unlimited Subscribers)
The purpose of this 1 contact hour presentation is to provide healthcare professionals with information regarding the safe administration and dispensing of controlled substances to patients, and the abuse or misuse of illicit drugs in West Virginia (WV).

RN.com is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
 
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