New Geriatric Healthcare Education for Work or Home

Help your geriatric population achieve optimum health. Easy-to-use modules let you watch one lecture or the entire series.

Watch and earn up to 30 contact hours.


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Suicide Prevention Training

Mandated training made easy—

  • In-Person Conference
  • Online Education
  • Host a Group Study Session at Your Agency


Learn about suicide training options at UW Continuing Nursing Education.


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Let a friend or colleague know about UW Continuing Nursing Education, and we'll give both of you $10 to use on your next registration!


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Graduates of the Med-Surg Review and Update course at UW Continuing Nursing Educ
I.V. Therapy Education

A new specialty program for healthcare professionals.

Choose the training that's right for you:

  1. 30-hour online program.
  2. Individual courses. (Up to 26.5 contact hours.)


Learn more about IV Therapy at UWCNE.


Nurses learn I.V. techniques at the new I.V. Therapy Program at UWCNE.ORG.
A Long but Amazing Journey


The history of UW Continuing Nursing Education goes back more than 40 years. We are proud to be self-sustaining and one of the most highly-regarded nursing CE units in the U.S.


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Flexible online education

Our popular online Med-Surg course is now offered in two formats. 

  1. Learn with the support of an instructor in Mentored CE.
  2. Choose à la carte topics in Targeted CE

Start your continuing education by learning about UWCNE offerings.

New courses open every June.

With Med-Surg 365, you can:

  • Gain self-confidence, leadership and initiative.
  • Learn at your own pace.
  • Save travel and lodging expenses.
  • Watch lectures by expert clinicians.
  • Access class resources for 365 days (1 year) after enrollment.​




Med-Surg Nurses Learn at Their Own Pace with Med-Surg 365 at UWCNE.ORG
Every step of the way...


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Katy's Journey: An American Nurse Brings Evidence-Based Wound Care to Papua New Guinea

Katy Veil used training she received from UW Continuing Nursing Education to bring wound care to people in need in Papua New Guinea. 


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5 Reasons Why Conferences are Beneficial to Your Career
  1. Education - Many states require continuing nursing education hours. 
  2. Networking - There's no substitute for one-on-one human interaction.
  3. Advancement - Learn about career and education opportunities.
  4. Exploration - Discover new things in your specialty.
  5. Fun - Find a conference in a city you'd like to relocate to or visit.

Explore conferences at UW Continuing Nursing Education.

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Clinical preceptors play a crucial role in healthcare education

A preceptor can be the first and most important role model in a new nurse’s professional life. Make a difference.


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Advance Practice in Primary and Acute Care

Registrants: 700 · Rating: 4.5 out of 5

“Excellent! Great range of topics, very relevant and up to date.”

“Worth the wait and cost always!”

“Very good information – good variety of topics for primary and specialty providers.”

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Today's Courses

Wed, Aug 9, 2017 - 8:00 am - Thu, Oct 12, 2017 - 5:00 pm
Location: UW Tower
Mon, Jun 5, 2017 - 12:00 am - Sun, Dec 31, 2017 - 11:59 pm


Title Start Datesort icon End Date Contact hours Pharm hours* Price Location
Exhibit Opportunity 2017 | Update in Medical-Surgical Nursing Thu, Oct 5, 2017 - 7:30 am Fri, Oct 6, 2017 - 4:30 pm $600.00 Shoreline Conference Center
Conference 2017 | Update in Medical-Surgical Nursing Thu, Oct 5, 2017 - 8:00 am Fri, Oct 6, 2017 - 4:40 pm 14.16 2.32 $395.00 Shoreline Conference Center
Conference 2017-18 | NIOSH-Approved Spirometry Training Sat, Oct 14, 2017 - 8:00 am Sat, Jun 30, 2018 - 4:40 pm 16.00 $595.00 Various

This year at UWCNE

Explore UWCNE conferences. Online education at UW Continuing Nursing Education. Explore UWCNE joint provided offerings. Explore hybrid programs in medical-surgical nursing, wound management and I.V. therapy. Become a member of UWCNE. UWCNE classes are highly rated by students.

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Support Lifelong Learning

Expert education saves lives. Your gift to the UW School of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education drives the development of evidence-based, inter-disciplinary learning solutions that bridge the gap between academe and practice. Help us serve as the leading catalyst for excellence in lifelong learning for healthcare professionals and improve life for patients across the globe. Your gift also ensures subsidized costs of continuing education for the next great generation of caregivers at the UW or other nursing schools.

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