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In-Person Seminar

Medical-Surgical Nursing Exam Review


Credit Available - See Contact Hours tab below.

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In-Person Seminars |  Certification Exam Reviews |  Certifications |  Med-Surg
Speaker:
Keith Hood, MSN, NP-C, AAHIVS, CCRN, CFRN, CEN, FP-C, CMSRN
Course Levels:
Intermediate to Advanced
Duration:
2-Day Event
License:
Not Applicable
Location:
University Hospital - University Health - San Antonio, Texas

Dates


Overview

Target Audience

RN, CNS, NP


Course Description

This two-day course is designed to provide nurses with the tools, confidence and knowledge to successfully complete the Medical-Surgical Nursing Exam. The exam content outlines and blueprints from the ANCC and MSNCB® were used to develop this program. Topics covered from the exam content outlines will include: review of body systems, cardiac, pulmonary, neurologic, gastrointestinal, renal, genitourinary, reproductive, endocrine, hematologic, musculoskeletal, immune and more. Pathophysiology of disease processes including signs and symptoms and treatment modalities will be presented. The nursing process and nursing practice roles in the management of patient care will be discussed through case scenarios and sample questions. All aspects of the Practice Domains will be addressed at the end of Day 2 and strategies for test-taking will also be covered.

Program Learning Outcomes

This program prepares the learner to:

  • Gain an in-depth knowledge of the pathophysiology of disease states in the medical and/or surgical patient as well as current management strategies.
  • Gain the confidence to pass a medical-surgical exam.

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.
Host Registrant University Health Hospital Employees

Contact Hours


ANCC Approved

ANCC Accredited Provider

 

Contact Hours: 13.5 (Includes 1.5 Pharmacology Contact Hours)

 

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

Keith Hood, MSN, NP-C, AAHIVS, CCRN, CFRN, CEN, FP-C, CMSRN's Profile

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Keith has spent more than 20 years in patient care with a diverse clinical background, including in prehospital and air medical services, pediatric transport and ICU, CVICU, neuro ICU, medical and transplant ICU and as a clinical faculty member for BSN and NP students. He currently works as an ER nurse practitioner in a Level I trauma center and as a certified HIV specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine, along with maintaining patient care in a large patient-centered-care HIV practice, all while serving as an active flight nurse. Keith has been a guest lecturer, presenting on numerous clinical topics at prehospital and nursing conferences, both at the state and regional levels, in addition to facilitating and teaching a multitude of emergency, critical care and trauma courses.

 


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.
Host Registrant University Health 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

University Health Hospital
4502 Medical Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78249
 Cypress Room, 1st floor of University Hospital

Parking

$8.00 parking fee in West parking garage, located on corner of Wurzbach Rd and Merton Minter.

Recommended Hotel

La Quinta Inn & Suites- Medical Center
210-525-8090
$89.00 +Tax
http://www.wyndhamhotels.com/hotels/53413?corporate_id=1000050946

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

University Health Hospital

University Health Hospital

In conjunction with...

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

 

How to Register

Registration for this seminar is being handled through the hosting hospital.
Please download the brochure for more information or to register.

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Location Map

University Hospital - University Health

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4502 Medical Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78249, United States
(210) 358-4000
www.universityhealth.com

Agenda

Day 1
Date/Time: Sat, Sep 23, 2023 - 08:00A to 04:30P (CDT)

Contact Hours: 7

Topics Covered

  • ANCC vs. MSNCB®
    Benefits of Certification | Initial Criteria | Cost | Recertification | Membership
  • Cardiovascular
    Anatomy and Physiology | Acute Coronary Syndrome | Myocardial Infarction | Heart Failure | Hypertension | AAA | Cardiac Trauma | Cardiac Medications
  • Pulmonary
    Anatomy and Physiology | Aspiration | ABGs | COPD and Asthma | Pulmonary Medications | Sleep Apnea | Blunt Chest Trauma | Pneumothorax | PE | Respiratory Failure
  • Neurological Disorders
    Anatomy and Physiology | Stroke | Seizures | Meningitis | Encephalitis | Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal
    Fractures | Traction | Fat Embolism | Rhabdomyolysis
  • Behavioral Disorders
    Dementia | Delirium | Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Legal and Ethical Considerations
    ANA Code of Ethics | HIPAA | Scope of Practice

Day 2
Date/Time: Sun, Sep 24, 2023 - 08:00A to 04:00P (CDT)

Contact Hours: 6.5

Topics Covered

  • Imndocrine Disorders
    Thyroid Dysfunction | Adrenal Disorders | Diabetes | DKA and HHS | DI and SIADH
  • Renal and GU Disorders
    Acute Kidney Injury | Chronic Renal Failure | BPH
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    GI Bleeds | Bowel Obstruction | Infarction | Pancreatitis | Liver Disorders | Hepatitis
  • Multisystem Disorders
    Shock | SIRS | Sepsis
  • ANCC and MSNCB® Exam Blueprints
    Breakdown of the Domains of Practice
  • ANCC Domains of Nursing Practice
    Health Promotion and Health Teaching | Planning, Implementation and Outcomes Evaluation | Professional Role | Assessment and Evaluation
  • Test-Taking Strategies
  • *MSNCB® is a registered trademark of the Medical-Surgical Nursing certification Board, which neither sponsors nor endorses MED-ED.