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:
No, CE credit is not available
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: a best-selling Laboratory Medicine textbook, a chapter on Shock in Trauma Nursing Core Curriculum, and a section in the newly-released Resuscitation Crisis Manual. 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
CE Credit is not available for this product.
Audience
Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists