Nursing: Iowa Advanced Practice Nursing CE Package

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Included Courses

Courses included in this package. Click on a course to learn more.

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Identification and Drug Therapies - N29658 - 4HRS
    Course release date: 8/13/2019
    Course expiration date: 8/13/2022

    This course provides a detailed review of the pathology, diagnosis, and treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) for advanced practice nurses who have responsibilities that encompass all aspects of primary and specialized care.  
  • Clinical Advances in Oral Antihyperglycemic Medication and Insulin Pump Therapies - N28950 - 6HRS
    Course release date: 11/20/2019
    Course expiration date: 11/20/2022

    This medication rich course is for all nurses and advanced nurse practitioners responsible for prescribing oral antihyperglycemic medications and managing patients with diabetes.  The course provides the latest in oral antihyperglycemic medications and treatment options, including insulin pump therapies. 
  • Management of Drug Challenges: Generic vs. Branded Drugs - N28952 - 4HRS
    Course release date: 8/20/2019
    Course expiration date: 8/20/2022

    This course is appropriate for all nurses and advanced practice nurses who have responsibility for managing or prescribing medications for select individuals.  The course addresses the history of brand versus generic drugs, the many controversies, the science behind the preparation differences, and the cost effectiveness of preventative care when using generic versus brand name drugs. 
  • Managing Polypharmacy in Older Adults - N29277 - 4HRS
    Course release date: 12/9/2019
    Course expiration date: 12/9/2022

    This course presents the concept of polypharmacy, related definitions and concepts, its incidence, predictors of polypharmacy, consequences of polypharmacy, pharmacokinetic principles that relate to the elder population, drug classes and individual medications that cause the most risk, and evidence-based strategies to prevent and manage polypharmacy. Case studies are presented allowing for the application of concepts. 
  • Medical Consequences of Acts of Terrorism and Disaster: A National Perspective - N23226 - 5HRS
    Course expiration date: 2/21/2022

    Terrorism has become a fact of daily life in the United States and most of the world.  It is not always obvious when a disaster is a terrorist attack and not all emergencies or disasters are terrorist attacks.  Understanding the basics of a disaster and/or terrorist attack, as well as the role the nurse plays in dealing with the medical consequences, syndromic surveillance/reporting requirements, and treatment, are vital to successful mitigation and response in a disaster or terrorist attack.  
  • New Clinical Guidelines for the Management of Hypertension - N7515 - 4HRS
    Course expiration date: 1/10/2022

    This course is intended to provide a hypertension treatment overview. Safe and effective prescribing decisions must be guided by an in-depth understanding of each agent: how it works, how to dose it, anticipated adverse events, drug interactions, etc. When combination drugs are included, there may be as many as 200 different pharmacological options (both individual agents, as well as combination products) that are approved by the FDA for treatment of hypertension. As a result, this course is designed only to highlight the major categories of therapeutics by identifying key products and characterizing them as a class. In an attempt to provide perspective, an effort was made to provide highlights of clinically meaningful outcomes studies for the various drug classes.
  • Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders: Clinical Challenges and Psychopharmacology - N23089 - 7HRS
    Course release date: 2/12/2019
    Course expiration date: 2/12/2022

    This course is designed for both staff nurses, as well as advanced practice nurses (APNs). Staff nurses, including those working in medical areas, will see patients diagnosed with psychiatric disorders. Due to medical and psychiatric comorbidities, these patients have complex prescription medication regimens.  For APNs, this course will support and enhance your knowledge of diagnosing psychiatric disorders and increase your confidence for prescribing psychotropic medications to adult patients. In addition, the course addresses challenging clinical situations and strategies for appropriate interventions.  Case studies, based on real patients are presented throughout, with recommended treatment and management strategies.
  • Vaping and E-Cigarettes: Healthcare's Response to a New Epidemic in Teens and Young Adults - N24925 - 2HRS
    Course release date: 4/15/2019
    Course expiration date: 4/15/2022

    This course will familiarize nurses with the current epidemic of vaping, including the types of chemical and drug exposures that may occur with vaping, health consequences, and strategies to curb the use of vaping. The course includes steps that have been taken to curb this epidemic and strategies the health care community can implement to safeguard against vaping.  
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Iowa Advanced Practice Nursing CE Package - 36 Hours

67.00

Included Courses

Courses included in this package. Click on a course to learn more.

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Identification and Drug Therapies - N29658 - 4HRS
    Course release date: 8/13/2019
    Course expiration date: 8/13/2022

    This course provides a detailed review of the pathology, diagnosis, and treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) for advanced practice nurses who have responsibilities that encompass all aspects of primary and specialized care.  
  • Clinical Advances in Oral Antihyperglycemic Medication and Insulin Pump Therapies - N28950 - 6HRS
    Course release date: 11/20/2019
    Course expiration date: 11/20/2022

    This medication rich course is for all nurses and advanced nurse practitioners responsible for prescribing oral antihyperglycemic medications and managing patients with diabetes.  The course provides the latest in oral antihyperglycemic medications and treatment options, including insulin pump therapies. 
  • Management of Drug Challenges: Generic vs. Branded Drugs - N28952 - 4HRS
    Course release date: 8/20/2019
    Course expiration date: 8/20/2022

    This course is appropriate for all nurses and advanced practice nurses who have responsibility for managing or prescribing medications for select individuals.  The course addresses the history of brand versus generic drugs, the many controversies, the science behind the preparation differences, and the cost effectiveness of preventative care when using generic versus brand name drugs. 
  • Managing Polypharmacy in Older Adults - N29277 - 4HRS
    Course release date: 12/9/2019
    Course expiration date: 12/9/2022

    This course presents the concept of polypharmacy, related definitions and concepts, its incidence, predictors of polypharmacy, consequences of polypharmacy, pharmacokinetic principles that relate to the elder population, drug classes and individual medications that cause the most risk, and evidence-based strategies to prevent and manage polypharmacy. Case studies are presented allowing for the application of concepts. 
  • Medical Consequences of Acts of Terrorism and Disaster: A National Perspective - N23226 - 5HRS
    Course expiration date: 2/21/2022

    Terrorism has become a fact of daily life in the United States and most of the world.  It is not always obvious when a disaster is a terrorist attack and not all emergencies or disasters are terrorist attacks.  Understanding the basics of a disaster and/or terrorist attack, as well as the role the nurse plays in dealing with the medical consequences, syndromic surveillance/reporting requirements, and treatment, are vital to successful mitigation and response in a disaster or terrorist attack.  
  • New Clinical Guidelines for the Management of Hypertension - N7515 - 4HRS
    Course expiration date: 1/10/2022

    This course is intended to provide a hypertension treatment overview. Safe and effective prescribing decisions must be guided by an in-depth understanding of each agent: how it works, how to dose it, anticipated adverse events, drug interactions, etc. When combination drugs are included, there may be as many as 200 different pharmacological options (both individual agents, as well as combination products) that are approved by the FDA for treatment of hypertension. As a result, this course is designed only to highlight the major categories of therapeutics by identifying key products and characterizing them as a class. In an attempt to provide perspective, an effort was made to provide highlights of clinically meaningful outcomes studies for the various drug classes.
  • Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders: Clinical Challenges and Psychopharmacology - N23089 - 7HRS
    Course release date: 2/12/2019
    Course expiration date: 2/12/2022

    This course is designed for both staff nurses, as well as advanced practice nurses (APNs). Staff nurses, including those working in medical areas, will see patients diagnosed with psychiatric disorders. Due to medical and psychiatric comorbidities, these patients have complex prescription medication regimens.  For APNs, this course will support and enhance your knowledge of diagnosing psychiatric disorders and increase your confidence for prescribing psychotropic medications to adult patients. In addition, the course addresses challenging clinical situations and strategies for appropriate interventions.  Case studies, based on real patients are presented throughout, with recommended treatment and management strategies.
  • Vaping and E-Cigarettes: Healthcare's Response to a New Epidemic in Teens and Young Adults - N24925 - 2HRS
    Course release date: 4/15/2019
    Course expiration date: 4/15/2022

    This course will familiarize nurses with the current epidemic of vaping, including the types of chemical and drug exposures that may occur with vaping, health consequences, and strategies to curb the use of vaping. The course includes steps that have been taken to curb this epidemic and strategies the health care community can implement to safeguard against vaping.