Product Detail

Critical Care Nurse Certification - CCRN®
Package - Video
$299.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
Package - Video   Instructions
Length:
13 hr 16 min
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording (12 hours, 55 minutes) with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
CYNDI ZARBANO, MSN-ED, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CMSRN, CLNC, NLCP
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
1/26/2017
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RVKIT076100
Objectives
At the completion of this program, you should be able to:
  1. Identify critical anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of each system.
  2. Discuss significant assessment and diagnostic findings relevant to the critical care environment.
  3. Discuss clinical presentation, as well as specific patient management, of commonly seen conditions in critical care.
  4. Compare and contrast diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar hyperglycemic syndrome.
  5. Evaluate nursing interventions for increased intracranial pressure.
  6. Compare and contrast septic, hypovolemic and cardiogenic shock.
  7. Describe the process of coagulopathy in DIC.
  8. Differentiate clinical symptoms of electrolyte disturbances.
  9. Explain the benefits of several treatment options for respiratory failure.
  10. Examine common endocrine dysfunctions in the critical care patient.
  11. Apply interventions for frequent sources of poisoning.
  12. Discuss and practice test-taking skills.
  13. Examine strategies for successful completion of the CCRN exam.
  14. Define professional and ethical nursing care using AACN definitions.

Outline
Section One:
Cardiovascular
  • Anatomy & Physiology Review
  • Auscultating Extra Heart Sounds
  • Cardiac Output
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Dissection, Transection
  • Angina & Myocardial Infarction
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiac Trauma
  • Hypertensive Crisis
  • Conduction System Defects
  • Pacemakers

Endocrine
  • Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State (HHS) & DKA
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Diabetes Insipidus (DI)
  • SIADH

Renal
  • Renal Failure
  • Dialysis and CRRT
  • Electrolyte Abnormalities and Interventions

Gastrointestinal
  • GI Bleed
  • Hepatic Failure
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Small Bowel Obstruction
  • Bowel Infarction

Section Two:
Hematologic /Immunologic
  • Altered Immune System Concerns
  • Life-Threatening Coagulopathies
  • Blood Product Administration
Neurologic
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke
  • Increased Intracranial Pressure and ICP Monitoring
  • Seizures
  • Spinal Cord Injury

Pulmonary
  • Respiration vs. Ventilation
  • Acute Respiratory Failure
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • CPAP/Bipap
  • ARDS
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Embolus
  • COPD
  • Chest Trauma

Multisystem
  • Shock
  • SIRS, Sepsis, Septic Shock, MODS
  • Poisoning
  • Overdose

Behavioral /Psychosocial
  • Depression
  • Failure to Thrive
  • Chemical Dependency
Author

CYNDI ZARBANO, MSN-ED, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CMSRN, CLNC, NLCP

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 has an employment relationship with Fairview South. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Cyndi Zarbano has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits
Save time and $10 off the price of other submission methods – purchase & take the CE test online for $19.99 USD per participant per program. Additional processing fees apply for other submission methods (i.e. mail, fax, etc.). Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details. 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. This self-study package may include multiple product formats. To receive full credit, please submit the CE test for each format that has self-study materials included. To access these documents, play disc #1 in your computer.

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

**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 Available Until: 1/26/2020
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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 13.4 contact hours. Expires: 1/26/2020.

California Nurses: PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #: 13305 for 13.0 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 13.0 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 16.1 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 13.25 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, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Advanced Practice Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses