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Addressing training concerns and needs of professionals in the area of corrections.
Addressing training concerns and needs of professionals in the area of corrections.
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Produced by: Lorry Schoenly
This library is designed to strengthen your Rad Tech team by providing information related to the latest clinical techniques, patient satisfaction, treatment protocols, and diagnosis recognition and awareness.
This library is designed to strengthen your Rad Tech team by providing information related to the latest clinical techniques, patient satisfaction, treatment protocols, and diagnosis recognition and awareness.
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Produced by: echelon
This module is designed to give perioperative personnel a foundation in laser biophysics, tissue interaction, and laser safety in a medical environment. The module also addresses laser safety protocols...
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This module is designed to give perioperative personnel a foundation in laser biophysics, tissue interaction, and laser safety in a medical environment. The module also addresses laser safety protocols according to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z136.1 and Z136.3 Safe Use of Lasers in Health Care Facilities, AORN’s recommended practices (RPs), and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) practices.
This module is designed to give perioperative personnel a foundation in laser biophysics, tissue interaction, and laser safety in a medical environment. The module also addresses laser safety protocols according to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z136.1 and Z136.3 Safe Use of Lasers in Health Care Facilities, AORN’s recommended practices (RPs), and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) practices.
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Produced by: AORN - Association of periOperative Registered Nurses
The focus of this course is to assist the nurse in the calculation of oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intravenous medications. The content will cover dosage calculation for both the pediatric and adult...
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The focus of this course is to assist the nurse in the calculation of oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intravenous medications. The content will cover dosage calculation for both the pediatric and adult populations. Mathematical skills will be reviewed and practice problems will be included after each module to reinforce the math skills needed to correctly calculate physician ordered dosages. The focus of this course is to assist the nurse in the calculation of oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intravenous medications. The content will cover dosage calculation for both the pediatric and adult populations. Mathematical skills will be reviewed and practice problems will be included after each module to reinforce the math skills needed to correctly calculate physician ordered dosages. Note: This activity may be available in multiple formats or from different sponsors. ARRT regulations state that an individual may not repeat a self-learning activity for credit if it was reported in the same or any subsequent biennium. Certificate of Completion: To receive continuing medical education credit, you must view each topic, participate in each activity, achieve at least an 80 percent passing rate on the posttest, and complete the course evaluation. Program Disclaimer: The accuracy of the facts and opinions contained in this course are the responsibility of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of echelon® or its sponsors. Practitioners should consult primary resources, state regulations, and their healthcare facility policies and procedures for specific application of said content to their local situation.
The focus of this course is to assist the nurse in the calculation of oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intravenous medications. The content will cover dosage calculation for both the pediatric and adult populations. Mathematical skills will be reviewed and practice problems will be included after each module to reinforce the math skills needed to correctly calculate physician ordered dosages. The focus of this course is to assist the nurse in the calculation of oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intravenous medications. The content will cover dosage calculation for both the pediatric and adult populations. Mathematical skills will be reviewed and practice problems will be included after each module to reinforce the math skills needed to correctly calculate physician ordered dosages. Note: This activity may be available in multiple formats or from different sponsors. ARRT regulations state that an individual may not repeat a self-learning activity for credit if it was reported in the same or any subsequent biennium. Certificate of Completion: To receive continuing medical education credit, you must view each topic, participate in each activity, achieve at least an 80 percent passing rate on the posttest, and complete the course evaluation. Program Disclaimer: The accuracy of the facts and opinions contained in this course are the responsibility of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of echelon® or its sponsors. Practitioners should consult primary resources, state regulations, and their healthcare facility policies and procedures for specific application of said content to their local situation.
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Produced by: Echelon
To provide information about administering intramuscular (IM) injections to the newborn, including indications for IM injection and the steps involved in the procedure, along with treatment goals for the...
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To provide information about administering intramuscular (IM) injections to the newborn, including indications for IM injection and the steps involved in the procedure, along with treatment goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about administering intramuscular (IM) injections to the newborn, including indications for IM injection and the steps involved in the procedure, along with treatment goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information about adding medications to I.V. solutions (known as admixtures), including how to add medications to I.V. solutions and considerations that must be made depending on the packaging of...
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To provide information about adding medications to I.V. solutions (known as admixtures), including how to add medications to I.V. solutions and considerations that must be made depending on the packaging of the medication and whether reconstitution is necessary, along with safety considerations for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about adding medications to I.V. solutions (known as admixtures), including how to add medications to I.V. solutions and considerations that must be made depending on the packaging of the medication and whether reconstitution is necessary, along with safety considerations for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information on administering acetaminophen (ACTMN) to newborns, infants, and children including evidence-based information on how to administer ACTMN, potential adverse reactions to ACTMN, and why...
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To provide information on administering acetaminophen (ACTMN) to newborns, infants, and children including evidence-based information on how to administer ACTMN, potential adverse reactions to ACTMN, and why administering ACTMN is important. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information on administering acetaminophen (ACTMN) to newborns, infants, and children including evidence-based information on how to administer ACTMN, potential adverse reactions to ACTMN, and why administering ACTMN is important. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information on administering recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) including indications for rhGH, manifestations of human growth hormone (HGH) deficiency in adults and children, guidelines for...
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To provide information on administering recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) including indications for rhGH, manifestations of human growth hormone (HGH) deficiency in adults and children, guidelines for the administration of rhGH, potential adverse reactions and contraindications to rhGH, and the importance of patient assessment following administration of rhGH. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information on administering recombinant human growth hormone (rhGH) including indications for rhGH, manifestations of human growth hormone (HGH) deficiency in adults and children, guidelines for the administration of rhGH, potential adverse reactions and contraindications to rhGH, and the importance of patient assessment following administration of rhGH. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide the nurse with information about the application of topical medications, including nursing considerations and associated risks, along with treatment goals for the healthcare provider. Information...
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To provide the nurse with information about the application of topical medications, including nursing considerations and associated risks, along with treatment goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide the nurse with information about the application of topical medications, including nursing considerations and associated risks, along with treatment goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information about the administration of medication through a saline lock, including the rationale for administering medication through a saline lock (SL), facts and figures about SLs, what to know...
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To provide information about the administration of medication through a saline lock, including the rationale for administering medication through a saline lock (SL), facts and figures about SLs, what to know and how to prepare prior to administering medication through an SL, and information detailing how to administer medication through an SL. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about the administration of medication through a saline lock, including the rationale for administering medication through a saline lock (SL), facts and figures about SLs, what to know and how to prepare prior to administering medication through an SL, and information detailing how to administer medication through an SL. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide the nurse with information about intradermal injections, including method of administration, necessary equipment, patient assessment, and nursing considerations. Information for patient and/or...
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To provide the nurse with information about intradermal injections, including method of administration, necessary equipment, patient assessment, and nursing considerations. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide the nurse with information about intradermal injections, including method of administration, necessary equipment, patient assessment, and nursing considerations. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information about administering medication by nasal instillation (NI) including the information about the types of nasal medications, proper positioning of the patient during NI, and the steps...
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To provide information about administering medication by nasal instillation (NI) including the information about the types of nasal medications, proper positioning of the patient during NI, and the steps involved in performing the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about administering medication by nasal instillation (NI) including the information about the types of nasal medications, proper positioning of the patient during NI, and the steps involved in performing the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide the nurse with information about the administration of oral, sublingual, and buccal medication, including nursing considerations and associated risks. Information for patient and/or family...
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To provide the nurse with information about the administration of oral, sublingual, and buccal medication, including nursing considerations and associated risks. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide the nurse with information about the administration of oral, sublingual, and buccal medication, including nursing considerations and associated risks. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information about how to administer rectal medications, including indications and contraindications, steps involved in the procedure, and potential complications. Information for patient and/or...
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To provide information about how to administer rectal medications, including indications and contraindications, steps involved in the procedure, and potential complications. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about how to administer rectal medications, including indications and contraindications, steps involved in the procedure, and potential complications. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information on administration of medication and removal of a medication administration cartridge system (MACS) including information on device components, safety issues relevant to MACS use, and...
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To provide information on administration of medication and removal of a medication administration cartridge system (MACS) including information on device components, safety issues relevant to MACS use, and nursing consideration regarding removal of MACS tubing. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information on administration of medication and removal of a medication administration cartridge system (MACS) including information on device components, safety issues relevant to MACS use, and nursing consideration regarding removal of MACS tubing. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information about using a syringe pump (SP; also known as a syringe drive), including indications for its use, potential complications, and steps involved in the process of using an SP. Information...
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To provide information about using a syringe pump (SP; also known as a syringe drive), including indications for its use, potential complications, and steps involved in the process of using an SP. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about using a syringe pump (SP; also known as a syringe drive), including indications for its use, potential complications, and steps involved in the process of using an SP. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information about the procedure for administering insulin using an insulin pump (also referred to as continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion [SCII]), including the advantages of SCII and steps...
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To provide information about the procedure for administering insulin using an insulin pump (also referred to as continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion [SCII]), including the advantages of SCII and steps involved in administering insulin using a pump, and the treatment goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about the procedure for administering insulin using an insulin pump (also referred to as continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion [SCII]), including the advantages of SCII and steps involved in administering insulin using a pump, and the treatment goals for the healthcare provider. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information about how to withdraw medication from a vial, including information about the importance of adherence to aseptic technique and safe injection practices relevant to the use of vials, and...
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To provide information about how to withdraw medication from a vial, including information about the importance of adherence to aseptic technique and safe injection practices relevant to the use of vials, and how to maintain aseptic non-touch technique (ANTT) when withdrawing medication from a vial.
To provide information about how to withdraw medication from a vial, including information about the importance of adherence to aseptic technique and safe injection practices relevant to the use of vials, and how to maintain aseptic non-touch technique (ANTT) when withdrawing medication from a vial.
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Produced by: EBSCO Health
To provide information about how to withdraw medication from an ampule, including the appropriate use of supplies and considerations that must be made regarding patient and clinician safety.
To provide information about how to withdraw medication from an ampule, including the appropriate use of supplies and considerations that must be made regarding patient and clinician safety.
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To provide information about the process of withdrawing medications from two vials into one syringe, including indications for and steps involved in the procedure. Information for patient and/or family...
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To provide information about the process of withdrawing medications from two vials into one syringe, including indications for and steps involved in the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about the process of withdrawing medications from two vials into one syringe, including indications for and steps involved in the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about using an air-fluidized bed (AFB), including indications for and contraindications to AFB use, along with key steps in the procedure. Information for patient and/or family...
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To provide information about using an air-fluidized bed (AFB), including indications for and contraindications to AFB use, along with key steps in the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about using an air-fluidized bed (AFB), including indications for and contraindications to AFB use, along with key steps in the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about using an air-suspension bed (ASB), including indications for and contraindications to ASB use, along with key steps in the procedure. Information for patient and/or family...
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To provide information about using an air-suspension bed (ASB), including indications for and contraindications to ASB use, along with key steps in the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about using an air-suspension bed (ASB), including indications for and contraindications to ASB use, along with key steps in the procedure. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information on caring for a patient with alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS), including evidence-based information on signs and symptoms of AWS, treatment strategies, and potential complications....
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To provide information on caring for a patient with alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS), including evidence-based information on signs and symptoms of AWS, treatment strategies, and potential complications. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information on caring for a patient with alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS), including evidence-based information on signs and symptoms of AWS, treatment strategies, and potential complications. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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To provide information about administering local analgesia by an infusion pump including evidence-based information on how pain is relived by local infusion of analgesia, how local analgesia is administered...
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To provide information about administering local analgesia by an infusion pump including evidence-based information on how pain is relived by local infusion of analgesia, how local analgesia is administered by an infusion pump, and responsibilities of the nurse when administering analgesia by an infusion pump. Information on potential adverse effects and complications of local administration of analgesia are also presented. Information for patient and family education is included.
To provide information about administering local analgesia by an infusion pump including evidence-based information on how pain is relived by local infusion of analgesia, how local analgesia is administered by an infusion pump, and responsibilities of the nurse when administering analgesia by an infusion pump. Information on potential adverse effects and complications of local administration of analgesia are also presented. Information for patient and family education is included.
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To provide information about how to clean and disinfect anesthesia equipment, including the classification system used to categorize medical equipment and the differences between low-, medium-, and high-level...
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To provide information about how to clean and disinfect anesthesia equipment, including the classification system used to categorize medical equipment and the differences between low-, medium-, and high-level disinfection, along with steps involved in the cleaning and disinfecting process. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
To provide information about how to clean and disinfect anesthesia equipment, including the classification system used to categorize medical equipment and the differences between low-, medium-, and high-level disinfection, along with steps involved in the cleaning and disinfecting process. Information for patient and/or family education is included.
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