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PCCN Certification
Package - Video
$299.99 USD
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Package - Video   Instructions
Multi-disc DVD recording (12 hours, 2 minutes) with electronic manual and instructions.
PESI HealthCare
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
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  1. Define the Synergy Model as it pertains to patients and their families, as well as patient care plans in Progressive Care.
  2. Review cardiac, pulmonary, neurologic, renal, hematologic, immunologic, endocrine, multisystem and gastrointestinal assessment, physiology and pathophysiology.
  3. Discuss drug dosage calculation, continuous medication infusion administration and patient monitoring for medication effects.
  4. Discuss and review patient monitoring using standardized procedures.
  5. Recognize signs and symptoms of cardiopulmonary emergencies and initiation of standardized interventions to stabilize the patient awaiting transfer to critical care.
  6. Understand and assess the needs of the long-term mechanical ventilated patient as well as weaning techniques and procedures.
  7. Recognition and evaluation of the family's need for enhanced involvement in care to facilitate the transition from hospital to home.


Professional Caring & Ethical Practices

  • Overview of the Synergy Model of Care
  • Family-Centered Care
  • Informatics for the Bed-side Nurse


  • Cardiovascular assessment
  • Hemodynamics
  • Pharmacology to enhance cardiac output
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Acute and chronic heart failure
  • Aortic aneurysm

Hematology & Immunology

  • Anaphylactic shock
  • DIC
  • Blood products for the coagulopathic patient
  • Caring for the immune-comprised patient


  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Syndrome


  • GI Bleeds
  • Pancreatitis
  • Intestinal ischemia and infarction
  • C. Diff
  • Nutrition planning for the acute and chronically ill adult patient



  • Assessment and care of the brain-injured patient
  • Stroke
  • Intracranial hemorrhage
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Seizures
  • Bed-side assessment of dysphagia


  • Acute and chronic renal failure
  • Electrolyte disorders
  • Dialysis strategies


  • Pulmonary medication implications
  • Acute respiratory failure
  • Mechanical ventilation strategies
  • Pneumonia
  • ARDS
  • Care strategies for the thoracic surgery patient


  • Sepsis
  • Shock: cardiogenic, hypovolemic, septic
  • Hospital-acquired infections
  • Wound care

Behavioral & Psychosocial

  • Delirium, Depression & Dementia
  • Suicidal patients & precautions
  • Sleep & the hospitalized patient

Test-taking Strategies

  • Application process
  • Test blueprint review
  • Tips & Tools


Cammy House-Fancher is a nationally-known speaker with over 35 years of critical care experience. Cammy has taught the PCCN® Review, as well as Critical Care Updates with an emphasis on the critical thinking skills of the bedside practitioner. As well as lecturing across the country, Cammy is a reviewer for several refereed nursing journals, has numerous publications in the area of critical care and continues to have an active practice as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner at the University of Florida, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery. As a critical care nurse practitioner, Cammy brings much clinical practice skill to the lectures as well as providing clinical pearls for bedside care.
Continuing Education Credits
For U.S. and Canadian customers, CE is available for $19.99 USD per participant. International CE rates may vary; please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.

Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations.

Certificates of Successful Completion will be emailed, faxed or mailed to participants completing the post-test/evaluation and paying the CE fee.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.

Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Expired: 9/22/2017
No CE available for this board.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #: 13305 for 12.0 self-study contact hours.

You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.

Florida Nurses:
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 12.0 self-study contact hours.

*FLORIDA PARTICIPANTS ONLY: To automatically be reported to CE Broker, after completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, please contact You will need to provide the full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, your name and your license number in the email.

Iowa Nurses: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 14.4 self-study contact hours.

You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialist