Product Detail

Med-Surg Certification - CMSRN®
Institutional
$3,000.00 USD
Product Details
Format:
Institutional - License - 1 Year   Instructions
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording (12 hours, 55 minutes) with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
CYNDI ZARBANO, MSN, BSN, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CMSRN, CLNC
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
10/31/2018
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
IKI076025
Objectives
  1. Consider the differences between the ANCC and the MSNCB exams and determine which will best suit current practice.
  2. Evaluate the anatomy and physiology of common disorders for each body system.
  3. Apply treatment modalities and nursing interventions to include outcomes and evaluation criteria of common disorders of each body system.
  4. Specify the normal values for commonly ordered labs.
  5. Determine the underlying etiologies of disruptions in physiologic homeostasis.
  6. Analyze key components of a comprehensive review of systems, including diagnosis and rationale for treatment.
  7. Point out the most common medications ordered by disease process.
  8. Substantiate legal and ethical implications of professional nursing issues and concerns.
  9. Anticipate the needs of special populations during acute illness.
  10. Incorporate effective test-taking strategies.
  11. Develop a study plan for the exam based on understanding the blueprint and domains of practice covered.
  12. Anticipate pearls and pitfalls in both preparing for and taking the medical surgical nurse certification exam.
Outline

HOMEOSTASIS

  • Shock
  • Fluid and Electrolytes
  • Lab Interpretation
  • Nutrition
  • Pain

CARDIOVASCULAR

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • MI, CAD, HTN, CHF
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Endocarditis
  • Valvular Disease
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • AAA

RESPIRATORY

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • COPD
  • Asthma
  • Atelectasis
  • ARDS
  • Chest Trauma
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Embolus
  • TB

NEUROLOGICAL

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • CVA
  • Increased Intracranial Pressure
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • ALS
  • Alzheimer’s
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Seizures
  • Huntington’s Disease
  • Guillain-Barré

MUSCULOSKELETAL

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Fractures
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Arthritic Conditions
  • Orthopedic Surgery

GASTROINTESTINAL

  • Cholecystitis
  • Liver Disease
  • GI Bleed
  • Hepatitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • IBS, IBD, PUD
  • Obesity

GENITOURINARY

  • Pyelonephritis
  • Renal Stones
  • BPH, UTI
  • Nephritic Syndrome
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Renal Failure (Acute and Chronic)

ENDOCRINE

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Addison’s
  • Cushing’s
  • Diabetes
  • Hypo/Hyperthyroidism
  • Hyper/Hypoparathyroidism
  • SIADH
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Pituitary Tumors

IMMUNOLOGIC

  • AIDS
  • Lupus
  • Overview of Immune Disorders

INTEGUMENTARY

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Ulcers/Wounds
  • Lyme Disease

HEMATOLOGY

  • Anemias
  • Sickle Cell
  • DIC

EYES/EARS

  • Glaucoma
  • Detached Retina
  • Meniere’s Syndrome
  • Inner Ear Disturbances

PROFESSIONAL ISSUES

  • LEGAL / ETHICAL
  • Patient Education
  • Delegation
  • Ethical Principles
  • Research
  • Nursing Negligence
  • Consent
  • Coordination of Patient Care
Author

CYNDI ZARBANO, MSN, BSN, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CMSRN, CLNC

Cyndi Zarbano is an intensive care nurse with over 20 years of nursing experience who is currently practicing in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota. She is a nationally-recognized seminar speaker who has opened multiple national symposiums and speaks on several topics for PESI, as well as a variety of other companies in the US and Canada. In addition to her speaking engagements, Cyndi is a published author with a variety of books including Clinical Nursing Assessment Skills Pocket Guide and the Med-Surg Pocket Guide. Her products also include textbooks, webcasts and webinars.

Along with her MS and BSN in nursing, she has 3 other undergraduate degrees and multiple nursing certifications. She served as a US Naval Officer for 10 years, leaving service as an LCDR (Lieutenant Commander) in 2001. Prior to nursing, she worked as a counselor with the mentally ill and dangerous in a facility in southern Minnesota. She returned to that facility as a Lead Psychiatric Nurse for two years after leaving the military. Additionally, Cyndi has a legal nurse consulting business and continues to serve as a testifying expert in medical related cases. Cyndi's teaching style is dynamic and high energy while informal and easy to understand. You will leave her program with a renewed commitment to achieving nursing excellence in critical care.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Cyndi Zarbano is the owner of Clinical Review Consultants. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Cyndi Zarbano has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits

Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Clinical Nurse Specialists - Credit Available Until: 10/31/2021
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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 14.2 contact hours. Expires: 10/31/2021.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #: 13305 for 14.0 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:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 14.0 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 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 14.2 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 14.25 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, Advanced Practice Nurses, Clinical Nurse Specialists