End-of-Life Care Specialty CE Course Textbooks for Nurses

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Elective

COVID-19 Loss, Grief, and Bereavement

2 Hrs

Course release date: 10/20/2020
Course expiration date: 10/20/2023

This course is for healthcare clinicians who want to identify ways to support grieving individuals because of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Characteristics that influence COVID-19 grief, bereavement, and mourning are identified. Policies such as social distancing may mitigate the impact of contracting the virus but increase risk factors for mental health issues and complicated grief (prolonged grief disorder). The course presents major theories and models of mourning as they relate to coping with COVID-19 ambiguous loss and disenfranchised grief. 
$17.95
Online
Elective

Communication in Healthcare

4 Hrs
Course release date: 6/28/2018
Course expiration date: 6/30/2021

This course discusses the fundamentals of communication science, impediments to effective communication in healthcare settings, and evidence-based strategies to improve communication with patients.  The course also presents nurses with evidence-based strategies to improve the effectiveness of their communication with patients, families, and colleagues.
$22.95
Online
Elective

End-of- Life Decisions: DNR Orders and Power of Attorney

1 Hrs
Course expiration date: 3/30/2021

This course will provide a general knowledge base of end-of-life decisions, power of attorney and do-not-resuscitate orders.
$11.95
Online
Elective

End-of-Life Care, 2nd Edition

5 Hrs
Course release date: 11/9/2018
Course expiration date: 10/31/2021

This course presents essential information for nurses providing palliative and hospice care to seriously ill and dying patients and their families. Content on advanced care planning helps nurses become better communicators with patients and fosters a better understanding of the different settings and eligibility requirements for palliative and hospice care. Misconceptions and barriers to providing end-of-life care are also discussed.
$27.95
Online

Nursing Management of Sleep Disorders

3 Hrs
Course Release Date: 5/28/2020
Course Expiration Date: 5/28/2023

This course provides a basic understanding of the assessment of sleep disorders, presenting the pathophysiology of common sleep disorders and how to recognize, diagnosis, and treat these disorders found in adults.
$22.95
Online
Elective

Patient Safety: A Critical Practice Concern

4 Hrs

Course expiration date: 12/17/2021

Safety comes first in patient care and inhealth-care environments.  However, despite the focus on safety in health-careliterature and within health-care organizations, medical errors are the thirdleading cause of death in the United States. In fact, it is estimated that morethan 250,000 deaths per year are due to medical errors. It is imperative thatnurses and their interdisciplinary colleagues work together to establish a viableculture of safety in their organizations. This course presents the latestNational Patient Safety Goals as well as strategies to improve the safety ofhealth-care organizations.

$22.95
Online
Elective

The Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver: Nursing Interventions and Support

6 Hrs
Course release date: 8/18/2020
Course expiration date: 8/18/2023

With the population of older adults growing rapidly throughout the world, it is imperative that healthcare providers prepare for an increase in the number of persons who will need dementia-related care. This course provides nurses with information to effectively implement nursing interventions to optimize patient care and support caregivers of persons with AD.
$33.95
Webinar
Elective

COVID-19: What’s New in Testing, Clinical Presentation, and Treatment

1.5 Hrs
Fri Nov 27 | 11:59 pm
Webinar course release date: 6/2/2020
Webinar course expiration date: 6/2/2021

This webinar course has been previously recorded.

Educating and treating patients for COVID-19 is an essential component of all levels of nursing care. This webinar course provides a framework for caring for COVID-19 patients. Current evidence-based recommendations as well as current testing recommendations, clinical presentation, and emerging therapies are discussed with links to national guidelines to promote current knowledge of dynamic issues and trends.
$15.00
Webinar
Elective

Effective Navigation and Survivorship Care

1 Hrs
Fri Nov 27 | 11:59 pm
Webinar course release date: 10/21/2020
Webinar course expiration date: 10/21/2023

This webinar course has been previously recorded.

Cancer survivorship is an important topic for nurses and members of the care team who care for patients with cancer. Survivor rates continue to improve, most notably for breast cancer. This webinar course discusses why survivorship is an essential element of the overall plan of care, the importance of focusing on the patient’s quality of life, both during and after treatment, and recognizing the challenges many patients encounter when they finish treatment and consequently lose access to key services and ways to address them. Through evidence-based information, professional and personal experiences of the presenter, and case study discussions, learners will appreciate the value of this topic and gain an appreciation for a patient’s life plan when faced with a cancer diagnosis.
$15.00