Goal and Learning Outcomes

The goal of this program is to inform nurses about a diverse range of health issues of special concern for women so that they may be better prepared to care for this patient population. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Discuss three conditions that may warrant psychiatric interventions
  • Identify three chronic conditions found in women and possible therapeutic interventions
  • Discuss two perinatal conditions, including the risk factors, signs and symptoms, and treatment options
  • Identify three conditions discussed in this anthology that you may encounter in your practice and their nursing implications
  • Describe two preventive measures women can take to improve their long-term health
  • Discuss two public health issues and possible interventions

Accreditation Information


In support of improving patient care, OnCourse Learning 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. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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