Product Detail

Certified Emergency Nurse Certification - CEN®
Institutional
$3,000.00 USD
Product Details
Format:
Institutional - License - 1 Year   Instructions
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording (12 hours, 20 minutes) with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
SEAN G. SMITH, C-EFM, C-NPT, FP-C, TP-C, RNC-NIC, CEN, CFRN, CPEN, CCRN-CMC (ADULT), CCRN-K (NEONATAL), CCRN-K (PEDIATRIC)
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
10/2/2018
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
IKI076015
Objectives
[+] [-] 075450 - Certified Emergency Nurse Certification CEN®:
  1. Consider pearls and pitfalls in both preparing for and taking Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN®) exam.
  2. Organize a study plan for the exam based on understanding the blueprint and domains of practice covered (didactic/clinical knowledge base concerns).
  3. Analyze key components of a comprehensive review of systems, including diagnosis and treatment of medical and traumatic pathologies per the official exam blueprint.
  4. Apply how the core curriculum components of medical and traumatic pathologies are covered in the exam through didactic supplementation and test questions.
  5. Develop a thorough understanding of professional issues facing the emergency nurse, such as ethical dilemmas, withholding, withdrawing, and palliative care, forensic evidence collection, federal regulations (e.g., HIPAA, EMTALA), triage, and disaster management.
  6. Prioritize the core curriculum components of emergency nursing professional issues are covered in the exam through didactic supplementation and test questions.
  7. Support the knowledge gained throughout the day in a comprehensive mini-exam, using realistic questions that simulate typical exam items.
  8. Determine three rapid interventions that can stabilize a patient who is symptomatic with a low blood pressure.
  9. Categorize the most common causes of arterial blood gas abnormalities.
  10. Evaluate the three most common dysrhythmias using rhythm strip interpretation.
  11. Specify the three biggest concerns patients recognize at the end of life.
  12. Investigate the differences between hypovolemic shock, septic shock and cardiovascular shock in both assessment and treatment priorities.

Outline
[+] [-] 075450 - Certified Emergency Nurse Certification CEN®:
Day One
  • Physical preparation
  • Application process
  • Question interpretation
  • Practice questions
  • Study preparations
  • Successful test-taking strategies
  • Cardiovascular and Shock Emergencies
  • Gastrointestinal Emergencies
  • Genitourinary, Gynecology, and Obstetrical Emergencies


Day Two
  • Maxillofacial & Ocular Emergencies
  • Neurological Emergencies
  • Orthopedic and Wound Emergencies
  • Psychosocial Emergencies
  • Respiratory Emergencies
  • Environmental and Toxicology Emergencies
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Professional Issues

Author

SEAN G. SMITH, C-EFM, C-NPT, FP-C, TP-C, RNC-NIC, CEN, CFRN, CPEN, CCRN-CMC (ADULT), CCRN-K (NEONATAL), CCRN-K (PEDIATRIC)

Sean G. Smith is a flight nurse-paramedic who has practiced in Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, and Aero-Medical Transport (military and civilian). He holds degrees in nursing and molecular biology, is a graduate of Duke University's Legal Nurse Consulting program, and is currently pursuing a master's degree through the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.

Career highlights include numerous author/co-author credits, including: the book Laboratory Tests Made Easy with Mikel Rothenberg (PESI, 2014), a best-selling Laboratory Medicine textbook, a chapter on Shock in Trauma Nursing Core Curriculum, and a section in the Resuscitation Crisis Manual (Leeuwin Press, 2018). Sean consults on clinical, legal and certification prep for numerous high-profile hospital systems, including Yale and Mayo. He routinely lectures at national/international healthcare conferences, has completed 50+ medical missions, and provides medical support to the NASA Space Shuttle Program.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Sean G. Smith receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Sean G. Smith has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits

Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Available Until: 10/2/2021
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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: 10/2/2021.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #:17118 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.

CALIFORNIA NURSES ONLY: PESI must have your license number on file in order for your hours to be valid. While completing the online post-test/evaluation, please answer YES to the question: “Are you a California Nurse?" and include your license number. After completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, your information will automatically be sent to cepesi@pesi.com to be filed. If you forget to answer yes, please send an email to cepesi@pesi.com with the following information: full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, date you completed the post-test, and your name and your license number.

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.

*FLORIDA PARTICIPANTS ONLY: To be reported to CE Broker, while completing the online post-test/evaluation, please answer YES to the question: “Do you need your hours reported to FL CE Broker?” and include your complete license number when you are prompted (i.e. MH1234, RN9876543, OT159, etc.). After completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, your information will automatically be sent to cepesi@pesi.com to be reported. If you forget to answer yes, please send an email to cepesi@pesi.com with the following information: full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, date you completed the post-test, and your name and your license number. Please allow 3-4 weeks for processing.

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 12.6 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.

IOWA NURSES ONLY: PESI must have your license number on file in order for your hours to be valid. While completing the online post-test/evaluation, please answer YES to the question: “Are you an Iowa Nurse?" and include your license number. After completing and passing the online post-test/evaluation, your information will automatically be sent to cepesi@pesi.com to be filed. If you forget to answer yes, please send an email to cepesi@pesi.com with the following information: full title of the activity, speaker name, date of live broadcast, date you completed the post-test, and your name and your license number.


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 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