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CEN® Exam Review (Live Webinar)

Registration for this webinar is being facilitated by the hospital. Please download the brochure for more information or go to www.nyp.org/nursing/news/cme to register.

Overview

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Course Description

This course is a review of emergency nursing designed to assist the participant in successfully obtaining CEN certification. The course offers lectures, graphics, videos and practice questions in many of the areas that are tested on the CEN Exam. This review will provide not only a knowledge base for successfully completing the exam, but also a foundation for further study as the participant works towards emergency nursing certification. Why Be Certified Successfully completing the Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) Exam is a challenge that has been completed by only a minority of emergency nurses. Successful completion of this exam exhibits to others that the bearer has demonstrated a knowledge base in the specialty of emergency nursing that exceeds his or her peers.

Program Learning Outcomes

This program prepares the learner to:

  • Discuss priorities of the primary and secondary assessment of patients in presenting to the emergency department.
  • Describe basic principles of disaster management.
  • Analyze the effectiveness of patient or family education in a clinical scenario.
  • Discuss the basic principles of safe interfacility transfer.
  • Describe anticipated assessment findings of patients with selected respiratory, medical, cardiovascular, neurologic, toxicologic, gastrointestinal and genitourinary emergencies.
  • Plan and prioritize interventions of patients with selected respiratory, medical, cardiovascular, neurologic, toxicologic, orthopedic, psychiatric or gastrointestinal emergencies.
  • Select appropriate triage categories for patients in clinical scenarios.
  • Differentiate cardiogenic, hypovolemic and distributive shock with regards to assessment and management.

Schedule

Day 1: Thursday, September 22, 2022 from 08:00 am to 05:00 pm EDT
Day 2: Friday, September 23, 2022 from 08:00 am to 05:00 pm EDT

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ANCC Approved

ANCC Accredited Provider


Day 1: Contact Hours: 7.5
Day 2: Contact Hours: 7.5

 

 

MED-ED, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

MED-ED, Inc. is an approved provider by the following State Boards of Nursing: Florida/FBN 50-1286 and California #CEP10453.


 

Course Materials

 


 

Speaker

Melissa Weir

Melissa Weir

PhD, RN, CEN, CPEN, CNE


Dr. Melissa has earned a PhD in nursing education, a Master’s degree in Science with a specialization in community-health nursing and nursing education. She has been a pediatric and adult-trauma ER nurse since 1990. Melissa has also practiced as a pediatric med-surg nurse as well as a home-health nurse. She has served as a clinical educator and an academic-nurse faculty member. Melissa is published as an item writer and editor for various CEN and CPEN certification review textbooks, and she has taught PALS, ACLS, ENPC, TNCC and CATN. She has developed pediatric emergency nurse intern programs for new graduates as well as experienced nurses new to the specialty. Coordinating CEN and CPEN review courses, Melissa enjoys the challenges of various learning environments and finding creative entertaining ways to interact with and inspire adult learners. She shares her knowledge in a fun and stimulating manner, making it easy to receive and retrieve.


 

Hosting Hospital

Hosting Hospital

New York Presbyterian

In conjunction with...

MED-ED, Inc. A Leader in Nursing Continuing Education

Registration for this webinar is being facilitated by the hospital. Please download the brochure for more information or go to www.nyp.org/nursing/news/cme to register.


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