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, BSN, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CMSRN, CLNC
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
1/26/2017
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RVKIT076100
Objectives
[+] [-] 075700 - Critical Care Nurse Certification – CCRN® Exam Prep Package with Practice Test & NSN Access
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
[+] [-] 075700 - Critical Care Nurse Certification – CCRN® Exam Prep Package with Practice Test & NSN Access
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, 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 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 Awarded for Completion of Entire Package
[+] [-] Combined Continuing Education Credit From All Components
Breakdown of Continuing Education Credits by Components
[+] [-] 075700 - Critical Care Nurse Certification – CCRN® Exam Prep Package with Practice Test & NSN Access
[+] [-] NSN076100 - Critical Care Nurse Certification NSN Access
Audience
Nurses, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Advanced Practice Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses