Product Detail

Perianesthesia Nurse Certification – CPAN®  & CAPA®
Package - Video
$299.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Package - Video   Instructions
Length:
12 hr 5 min
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
NANCY MCGUSHIN, MSN, RN, CNL, CPAN
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
3/27/2015
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RVKIT076800
Objectives
  1. Discuss the importance of critical thinking in preparing for examinations.
  2. Describe the importance of using national perianesthesia nursing standards of care to guide perianthesia nursing practice.
  3. Evaluate the pharmacodynamics/pharmacokinetics of drugs used for induction and maintenance of general anesthesia.
  4. Examine the stages of general anesthesia induction and reversal.
  5. Analyze the risks and benefits of regional anesthesia techniques.
  6. Compare the needs of special patient populations in perianethesia care.
  7. Relate the preoperative preparation process to the effects of anesthesia and surgery.
  8. Prioritize Phase I care of the post-anesthetic patient.
  9. List important discharge criteria for the Phase II post-operative patient.
  10. Identify the appropriate treatment for common post-anesthetic emergencies.
  11. Give examples of the common medications used to treat post-operative emergencies.
  12. Explore advanced monitoring techniques used in the PACU.
Author

NANCY MCGUSHIN, MSN, RN, CNL, CPAN

Nancy McGushin has been a certified postanesthesia nurse (CPAN®) since 1994. She currently serves as the Perianesthesia Nurse Educator at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, where she provides unit-based education and competency training for colleagues in the Ambulatory Surgery Unit, Preoperative Holding and Postanesthesia Phases I (PACU) settings.

Nancy worked for fourteen years in inpatient PACU settings and for nine years in preanesthesia and postanesthesia care in a free-standing ambulatory surgery center. Her nursing career also includes experience in medical-surgical and neurosurgical critical care nursing, as well as staff development and nursing management.

She is an active member of the American Society of Perianesthesia Nurses (ASPAN), a member of the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN), and an affiliate member of the Ohio Nurses Association (ONA). Disclosures:

Financial: Nancy McGushin is receiving a fee for speaking at today's educational activity.

Nonfinancial: Nancy McGushin has no relevant nonfinancial relationships to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits
For U.S. and Canadian customers, CE is available for $20.00 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 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.

**Information obtained in this course should be used within your scope of practice.


Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Available Until: 3/27/2018
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PESI, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses completing these self-study materials will earn 12.6 contact hours. Expires: 3/27/2018.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #: 13305 for 12.5 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:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 12.5 self-study contact hours. Tracking number: 20-TBD.

*FLORIDA PARTICIPANTS ONLY: To automatically be reported to CE Broker, after completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, please contact cepesi@pesi.com. 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 15.2 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.


Other Professions
This self-study activity qualifies for 12.5 clock hours of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Retain your certificate of completion and contact your board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Disclaimer: **Information obtained in this course should be used within your scope of practice.
**It is your ethical responsibility to report accurate hours to your licensing board.
**All self-study participants must complete and pass (80% or better) a post-test/evaluation prior to a receiving a certificate of completion. If you require a copy of the test/evaluation for CE purposes, please print at the time you take the test. Or you may call our customer service department and a copy of your test/evaluation will be emailed to you. Please allow 30-45 days.


Audience
Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Surgery Technicians, Surgical First Assistants