Certification Review Includes

  • Pennsylvania Nursing CEU License Renewal Package

      • Describe the physical, psychological, behavioral and environmental indicators of child abuse.
      • Describe why new diseases emerge or reemerge in the United States and the benefits of adhering to standards of infection control.
      • Examine sources and types of medication errors.
      • Describe interventions that could prevent violence.
      • Explain the connection of nurse caring with patient outcomes.
      • List the appropriate nursing actions when delirium is suspected.
      • Describe the intent of HIPAA.
      • Describe what nurses and institutions can do to foster effective collegial nurse-physician relationships.
      • Explain the importance of theory to the nursing profession.
      • List the items of best practice associated with effective communication, cultural competence, and patient- and family-centered care across the continuum of care.
      • Identify populations at greatest risk for prescription drug abuse.
      • Define the core competencies required for successful interprofessional collaborative practice.
      • Identify suicide risk factors that indicate a patient is at increased risk for self-harm.
      • Describe different types of ADEs.
      • Provide the legal definition of nursing negligence.
      • Explain how autoimmune disorders complicate pregnancy.
      • List three reasons why patients seek complementary healthcare treatment.
      • State two ways alternative therapies can be used to calm patients.
      • Describe teamwork and partnerships among diverse patients, families, and staff members.
      • Explain the nursing care of mechanically ventilated patients.
      • Describe transactional and transformational leadership styles.
      • Explain core concepts related to sexuality, sexual health, and sexual function.

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      Course Summary: Pennsylvania RN/LPN License Renewal CE Package: 30 Hours - Fulfills State Requirements

      Course Title                   Course Hours

      Mandatory Abuse Reporting in Pennsylvania    2
      Infection Control for Healthcare Professionals    3
      Preventing Medication Errors    2
      Preventing Violence in the Healthcare Setting    1
      Caring: The Essence of Nursing    1
      Clearing Up the Confusion About Delirium    1
      Awareness Enhances Care for Muslim Patients    1
      HIPAA and Confidentiality: Practice May Change, But Principles Endure    1
      Emerging Infectious Diseases: A Growing Threat in the U.S.    1
      Nursing Ethics, Part 3: Ethics in Nursing    1.5
      Nursing Theory: At the Heart of Practice    1
      Effective Communication With Patients    1
      Prescription Drug Abuse: Knowing the Danger Signs    1
      Working with an Interprofessional Team    1
      Preventing Suicide in Medical Settings    1
      Adverse Drug Events    1
      Document It Right: Would Your Charting Stand Up to Scrutiny?    1
      Building Collegial Nurse-Physician Relationships    1
      Chronic Medical Conditions and Pregnancy    1.7
      A Complementary and Integrative Practices Potpourri    1
      Calming the Cognitively Impaired    1
      Bridging the Generation Gaps    1
      Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning    1
      Transformational Leadership: A Growing Promise for Nursing    1
      Addressing Sexuality, Intimacy, and Sexual Health    1

      Total Hours    30.2

    1. Contact Hours: 28
  • Mandatory Abuse Reporting in Pennsylvania

    1. The goal of this continuing education module is to provide social workers, athletic trainers, audiologists, certified medical assistants, certified nursing assistants, dietitians, EMTs/paramedics, health educators, massage therapists, nurses, occupational therapists, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, physical therapists, physicians, physician assistants, psychologists, respiratory therapists, speech-language pathologists with an overview of the requirements and procedures for reporting cases of child abuse in Pennsylvania. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      • Define the meaning of child abuse according to 23 Pa.C.S. Chapter 63
      • Describe the physical, psychological, behavioral and environmental indicators of child abuse
      • Identify risk factors related to child maltreatment
      • Outline the procedures for making a report to ChildLine
    2. Contact Hours: 2

Accreditation Information

NURSES

In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

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