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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.


Get your suicide prevention training at UWCNE.
Refer a Colleague!

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!


Click here to refer a colleague to UW Continuing Nursing Education.

Attend a live event to advance your career in nursing. Take a friend!
Be featured on our website!

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  • Testimonial about a course.
  • Video of you at work.
  • Audio comment about nursing.
  • Photo of you and a friend at a conference.
  • Any combo above!


Get featured on our website at UW Continuing Nursing Education.




Photo: Graduates of the Med-Surg Review and Update course at UW Continuing Nursing Education.

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.
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.


Get more information or register.

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Why Choose UWCNE
  • You can keep track of all your transcripts in one place.
  • Learn best practices from experts in the field.
  • Choose in-person, blended or online learning. 
  • Subscribe and keep current with your CE requirements.
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Participants work with an instructor at a healthcare workshop.
Flexible online education

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

Mentored CE

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
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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A measles outbreak requires extensive traveling to remote villages.
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.

Attend a live event to advance your career in nursing.
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.


Help launch a successful nursing career!

Let us know if you would like to be a preceptor.

A preceptor can be the most important role model in a new nurse's career.


Titlesort icon Start Date End Date Contact hours Pharm hours* Price Location
CE Credit 2019 | Geriatric Healthcare Telehealth Series | January - March Tue, Jan 8, 2019 - 4:00 pm Tue, Mar 12, 2019 - 5:30 pm 15.00 1.50 $45.00 University of Washington School of Nursing
Conference 2019 | Advanced Practice in Primary and Acute Care Thu, Oct 24, 2019 - 8:10 am Sat, Oct 26, 2019 - 3:45 pm 20.00 16.00 $800.00 Washington State Convention Center
Conference 2019 | Ambulatory Care Nursing Conference Wed, Apr 24, 2019 - 8:00 am Thu, Apr 25, 2019 - 4:05 pm 13.30 $409.00 Lynnwood Convention Center


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Participants learn practical skills at a UWCNE wound management workshop.

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  • Honor a fellow nurse, instructor or individual who values health care. You can honor them by listing their name with your donation.
  • Help improve healthcare through professional education.
  • Provide scholarship assistance to students for continuing education.
  • Support a community service unit of the University of Washington.
    • Continuing Nursing Education is a self-sustaining program.
    • Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction.
  • It's tax deductible!

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Let us know how a UWCNE continuing education offering has improved your practice. We'd love to hear from you! Submit a practice example for a chance to win a free 1-day pass to one of our conferences.  Submit a Practice Example >>


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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.
HEALWA online resources for practitioners.

HEALWA: On-Demand Resources for Licensed Practitioners


At HEALWA, you'll find the information you need, when you need it and where you need it—whether you're in the emergency room of a large urban hospital or the consulting room of your small rural office. This service is available to eligible licensed practitioners in Washington State. If you have questions about HEALWA or need assistance with the program, please contact healwa@healwa.org or call 206-221-2452.

Get 24/7 Access To:

  • Thousands of full-text journals to keep you up-to-date.
  • DynaMed Plus, MEDLINE and more.
  • Point-of-care diagnostic resources at your fingertips.
  • eBooks.
  • Toolkits tailored to your specialty.
  • Dosage calculators, dictionaries, directories.
  • Patient handouts you can print.
  • Free Continuing Nursing Education credits


Sign up to HEALWA.