Online Education | Women's Health Drug Therapy 2013
This online education series is designed as a pharmacology update for nurse practitioners at the advanced practice level. Each course within the series focuses on current recommendations and pharmacotherapeutic principles for women's health problems commonly seen in primary care.
This series was recorded in May 2013 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Course format include video, audio and handouts.
Publish Date: January 16, 2014. This course will be available for three years from this date.
- Describe relevant principles of physiology, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.
- Give a rationale for selecting a drug of choice.
- Identify the goals of drug therapy.
- Identify desired drug effects and patient response.
- Describe special dosage situations.
- Identify appropriate patient learning needs.
- Sandra Christiansen, MSN, ARNP
Owner, Nurse Practitioner and Medical Obesity Specialist, Integrative Medical Weight Management, Seattle
- Martha Hoffman, MN ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, The Everett Clinic, Silver Lake; Senior Lecturer, Family and Child Nursing, UW School of Nursing
- Heather Kramm, MD
Rheumatologist, the Seattle Arthritis Clinic, Seattle
- Jennifer Reichel, MD
Medical Director and Board Certified Dermatologist, Pacific Dermatology and Cosmetic Center, Seattle; Clinical Associate Professor, UW School of Medicine, Seattle
- Sue Williams-Judge, MN, CNS, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, Rheumatology, Seattle Rheumatology Associates, Seattle
This online course is designed as a pharmacology update for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and healthcare professionals in all settings. Each module focuses on current recommendations and pharmacotherapeutic principles for women's health problems commonly seen in primary care.
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- 5.80 Contact hours
- 5.80 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level