Specialty Program 2014 | Medical-Surgical Review and Update Fall 2014 - ONLINE

September 8, 2014 to November 17, 2014

Course Entry

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Course Description

This online continuing education course is designed to:

  • Update and enhance your medical-surgical nursing knowledge and practice.
  • Support you in preparing for certification in medical-surgical nursing.

The course is presented in an online format tailored to adult learners who are busy healthcare professionals. Teaching methods include lectures, supplementary media presentations, case studies, simulated testing, online discussion, reflective learning and a comprehensive online syllabus.

Course Objectives

After completing this course you will be better able to:
  1. Discuss the etiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, nursing process and patient education related to common medical-surgical diagnoses.
  2. Apply evidence-based strategies to nursing assessment and interventions.
  3. Discuss strategies that enhance patient safety.
  4. Explain the process of applying for national certification in medical-surgical nursing.
  5. Describe a situation in which course content is applied to nursing practice.

Additional Information

Format: 
Hybrid Program
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 50.00 Contact hours
Available: 
06/09/2014
Expires: 
11/17/2015
Event starts: 
09/08/2014 - 12:00am
Event ends: 
11/17/2014 - 5:00pm
Online
United States

Available Credit

  • 50.00 Contact hours
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