Online Education | Medical-Surgical Nursing
Choose from key topics in medical-surgical nursing practice to craft your personal review. Lectures by experienced clinicians cover evidence-based strategies for assessing commonly encountered medical-surgical diagnoses and outline nursing interventions that enhance patient safety.
Topics are presented in an online format suited to adult learners with busy professional schedules. Teaching methods include videos, handouts, and optional reflective learning activities.
Design your personal learning experience, and take all the time you need to review! Register once, and get unlimited access to educational materials up to the course expiration date.
Publish Date: June 1, 2018. This course will expire June 1, 2021.
Registered nurses, including experienced medical-surgical nurses, nurse educators, ambulatory care and specialty care nurses, nurses in transition to new units and work settings and nurses re-entering the nursing profession.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After completing offerings in this activity set, you will be better prepared to:
- Discuss the etiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, nursing process and patient education related to common medical-surgical diagnoses.
- Apply evidence-based strategies to nursing assessment and interventions.
- Discuss strategies that enhance patient safety.
- Describe specific, measurable changes in which lecture content can be applied to nursing practice.
Comments from Past Participants
"All of the instructors were very informative and explained the content well. Going at my own pace and having materials to refer to were tantamount in my education."
"The online instruction was wonderful! I was able to complete the course at home, and to review as necessary, whenever something needed clarification. I am likely to review several of the lectures again because they were particularly helpful to my practice."
"I am a 'listening learner' so I appreciated the option to listen to the lectures, and I especially enjoyed when the speakers used personal experiences and case studies to help illustrate a point."
To earn contact hours for this activity set:
- View or listen to the presentations.
- Study the handouts.
- Complete the evaluations.
After submitting the evaluation, you can download or print your certificate. A record of contact hours earned will be in your account for six years.
- 33.00 Contact hours