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In-Person Seminar

CPAN®/CAPA® Exam Review


Credit Available - See Contact Hours tab below.

Average Rating:
   21
Categories:
In-Person Seminars |  Certification Exam Reviews |  Certifications |  Pre, Peri, Post-Op Care
Speaker:
Meg Suermondt, BSN, RN, CCRN, CAPA
Course Levels:
Intermediate to Advanced
Duration:
2-Day Event
License:
Not Applicable
Location:
WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital - Ephrata, Pennsylvania

Dates


Overview

Target Audience

RN, CNS, NP


Course Description

This course is designed for nurses working in the perianesthesia setting who plan to take the CPAN/CAPA Exam. The course will focus on core concepts defined by ASPAN™ for caring for all populations.

Program Learning Outcomes

This program prepares the learner to:

  • Describe the CPAN/CAPA Exam, test plan and the practice requirements to sit for the exam.
  • Construct a study plan for the exam based on understanding the blueprint and domains of practice covered.
  • Identify common mistakes and pitfalls that are made during studying and testing for the exam.
  • Recall the core components covered in the exam through didactic supplementation and test questions.

Tuition Breakdown

Tuition Details

Please refer to the table below to determine your registration category.

Regisration Categories Description
General Registrant If your hospital is not listed below please select this category.
Affiliate Registrant WellSpan Health Other Employees
Host Registrant WellSpan Ephrata Hospital Employees

Contact Hours


ANCC Approved

ANCC Accredited Provider

 

Contact Hours: 13.75 

 

MED-ED, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the 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

Meg Suermondt, BSN, RN, CCRN, CAPA Related Seminars and Products


Meg has spent nearly 30 years as a nurse for adult and pediatric patients in emergency departments, critical care units and perianesthesia care units. A veteran of both bedside nursing and management, she now practices as a traveling nurse. Meg has held eleven state and territorial RN licenses, and has worked in PACUs, ICUs and ERs across the nation from Alaska to the U.S. Virgin Islands. Meg holds dear a passion for learning, teaching, sharing and promoting the patient-nurse experience. An advocate of professional growth, information networking and credentialing, she is a member of AACN, ENA and ASPAN™.


Tuition Details

Please refer to the table below to determine your registration category.

Regisration Categories Description
General Registrant If your hospital is not listed below please select this category.
Affiliate Registrant WellSpan Health Other Employees
Host Registrant WellSpan Ephrata Hospital Employees

General Information

Tuition Includes

Program Handout, Electronic PowerPoint Slides and CE Certificate.

The Day Of

Sign-in begins at 7:30 am. The day includes a one-hour lunch (on your own), as well as a morning and afternoon break of 15 minutes each. The order of lectures presented and break times may vary according to speaker preference.

Location

WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital
169 Martin Avenue   
Ephrata, PA 17522
Enter at Ephrata Hospital Health Pavilion Entrance, Parking Lot 4.  Enter through double doors, turn left once inside.  Make left at end of hall and you will see entrance to conference room.

Parking

Enter WellSpan Ephrata Hospital Campus, park in Lot 4 in front of Health Pavilion for complimentary parking.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations received in writing or by phone up to 14 days prior to the seminar will receive a Full Refund. A 10% processing fee will be charged for refunds requested less than 14 days prior to the seminar. Cancellation fee will be waived for tuition transferred to another seminar or if applied to Self-Study products. In the rare event that MED-ED must cancel, MED-ED’s liability is limited to tuition.

Hosting Hospital

Hosting Hospital

WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital

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Overall:      4.7

Total Reviews: 21

Location Map

WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital

169 Martin Avenue , Ephrata, Pennsylvania 17522, United States
(717) 733-0311
www.wellspan.org

Agenda

Day 1
Date/Time: Sat, Feb 24, 2024 - 08:00A to 04:00P (EST)

Contact Hours: 6.5

Topics Covered

  • The Test
    CPAN and CAPA Test | Certification Preparation | Test-Taking Strategies
  • Practice Standards
    The Professional Nurse | Overview of Perianesthesia Nursing and ASPAN Standards
  • Legal, Regulatory and Professional Issues
    Legal Terms, Regulatory Bodies and Professional Issues
  • Assessment of the Perianesthesia Patient
    Nursing Process in the Perianesthesia Setting | Perianesthesia Nursing Assessment
  • Age Specific Care in the Perianesthesia Setting
  • Patient Clinical Data Related to Perianesthesia Nursing
    Fluid and Electrolyte Balance | Chemistry Labs | Hematology and Blood Transfusions
  • ABG Interpretation

Day 2
Date/Time: Sun, Feb 25, 2024 - 08:00A to 04:45P (EST)

Contact Hours: 7.25

Topics Covered

  • Anesthesia
    Anesthetic Techniques and Blocks | Anesthetic Agents, Drugs and Adjuncts
  • Herbal Drugs and Homeopathic Treatments Related to Anesthesia Outcomes
  • Medications in the Perianesthesia Setting
    Common Medications Used in Perianesthesia Nursing | Pain Management
  • Education
    Patient and Family Education
  • Perianesthesia Complications
    Airway Emergencies | Cardiovascular Emergencies | Hemodynamics | Neurologic Complications | Post-Op Nausea and Vomiting | Malignant Hyperthermia | Management of Hypothermia