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Chronic Pain Management

Chronic Pain Management


2.00 hour activity
ACCME | ANCC | AANP | FL Board of Nursing

This activity is designed to change health provider attitudes on chronic pain and willingness to offer comprehensive assessment and comprehensive treatment.

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Standard: $25.00
Domestic Violence Update

Domestic Violence Update


2.00 hour activity
ACCME | ANCC | FL Boards of Nursing, Clinical Lab Personnel, Occupational Therapy, CSW-MFT-MHC

The core content within this course addresses concerns that are common to all forms of domestic violence. Health care professionals’ responsibilities and mandates regarding recognition, intervention, reporting, documentation and prevention of domestic violence are all addressed. This course meets criteria for continuing education in Florida and provides a general background of information that is applicable to health care professionals residing in any portion of the United States.

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Standard: $25.00
End of Life Care

End of Life Care


1.25 hour activity
ACCME | ANCC | AANP | FL Board of Nursing

Providing quality, compassionate care for patients transitioning to hospice and palliative care can be challenging. The need for skilled healthcare professionals who provide palliative and end of life care has increased significantly due to the rising rates of chronic illness, increasing number of elderly people, and longer life spans. This program will review the the principles of pain management, palliative care, and symptom management near the end of life; the levels of hospice care; and the new Medicare hospice consultation rule.

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Standard: $25.00
Ethics and Professional Boundaries in Healthcare

Ethics and Professional Boundaries in Healthcare


3.00 hour activity
ACCME | ANCC | AANP | FL Boards of Nursing, CSW-MFT-MHC

This course focuses on ethical theory, principles, and models for decision making that are most applicable for those who practice as healthcare professionals. There is a need to distinguish between law, morals, ethics, and etiquette; there is also an identified need for healthcare professionals to differentiate between personal and professional ethics and the delineated boundaries for each. Ethical dilemmas frequently arise as healthcare providers strive to consistently care for and treat their clients. Implications of ethical decisions are studied in relation to their varied legal, economic, and cultural dimensions. This program proposes to establish a foundational knowledge of personal and professional ethics and boundaries. By ascertaining this knowledge, participants should be able to discern the philosophical significance of the ethical situations they may face in the field of healthcare.

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Standard: $25.00
Florida Laws and Rules

Florida Laws and Rules


2.00 hour activity
ANCC | AANP | FL Board of Nursing

This course reviews the purpose and membership of the Florida Board of Nursing (FBON), its legislative duties addressing certified nursing assistants (C.N.A.s), nurses and nursing education, and its role in promoting safe nursing practice. Relevant sections of the Florida Nurse Practice Act (Chapter 464 of the Florida Statutes) and Florida Administrative Code pertaining to Nursing (Chapter 64B9) are addressed. There are additional references to sections of the Florida Statutes addressing General Provisions of Health Professions and Occupations (Chapter 456), Regulation of Professions and Occupations (Chapter 458), and the Administrative Procedure Act (Chapter 120).

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Standard: $25.00
HIV/AIDS 1 Hour Update for Florida Health Professionals

HIV/AIDS 1 Hour Update for Florida Health Professionals


1.00 hour activity
ACCME | ACPE | ANCC | CDR | FL Boards of Nursing, Clinical Lab Personnel, Occupational Therapy, CSW-MFT-MHC

This is a 1 hour activity designed for home study by healthcare clinicians. Specifically, it meets the 1 hour HIV/AIDS continuing education for Florida health professionals that is required prior to their initial re-licensure. Information regarding the prevention, transmission, control, diagnosis and treatment of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is provided. The legal aspects for Florida health care professionals are also discussed. New antiviral agents and use and clinical trial data are continually reshaping the therapeutic management of this infection.

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Standard: $25.00
Pain Management Update

Pain Management Update


2.00 hour activity
ACCME | ANCC | FL Board of Nursing

This course is designed to provide physicians and nursing professionals with information on pain including the physiology and types of pain, factors influencing pain, assessment, treatment modalities, barriers to pain management and patients’ rights related to pain. The goal of this course is to enable physicians and nursing professionals to provide quality care to patients who report the presence of pain.

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Standard: $25.00
Florida LPN IV Therapy Certification

Florida LPN IV Therapy Certification


30.00 hour activity
FL Board of Nursing

This course meets the 30-hour IV therapy education requirement set forth in the FBON Nurse Practice Act (Chapter 64B9-12.004, Page 93-96) for LPNs practicing IV Therapy in the State of Florida. This course is designed to provide the LPN (licensed practical nurse) with a comprehensive foundational knowledge in IV therapy practice, including managing CV lines.

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Standard: $110.00