AACN: Acute and Critical-Care Pharmacology

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AACN: Acute and Critical-Care Pharmacology

Exclusively from Elsevier, this content was co-developed with AACN to help healthcare organizations meet the challenge of ensuring optimal outcomes through competent, quality care to critically ill patients. Based on the latest evidence, this course uses highly interactive case studies to help nurses deepen their understanding of how drugs work, why drugs cause adverse effects and the implications for delivering care.

AACN: Adult CCRN, CCRN-E, CCRN-K Certification Review

These seven modules explore the valuable knowledge covered in the CCRN/CCRN-E/CCRN-K Adult test plan and how to apply this knowledge to clinical practice. The program covers: cardiovascular, pulmonary, neurologic, endocrine, renal, gastrointestinal, hematology/immunology, multisystem, behavioral considerations and the AACN Synergy Model for Patient Care.

AACN: Basic ECG Interpretation 2.0

This course includes detailed content on cardiac physiology, electrocardiogram (ECG) equipment, lead placement and dysrhythmia analysis and interpretation. It is ideal for critical-care nurses, as well as progressive-care and telemetry health professionals, cardiac technicians or anyone working with cardiac patients.

AACN: Essentials of Critical-Care Orientation (ECCO) 2.0

This powerful educational solution and industry standard can be easily integrated into traditional orientation programs. The AACN ECCO 2.0 course enables your organization to standardize critical-care orientation with expertly written, interactive content.

AACN: Essentials of Nurse Manager Orientation (ENMO)

ENMO is a comprehensive course for frontline and aspiring managers, charge nurses and leadership staff. This first-of-a-kind e-learning program, developed by a distinguished expert nurse panel, sets the national standard for nurse manager orientation. The content is appropriate for nurses new to management as a component of their orientation program, as well as experienced managers seeking to refresh their knowledge or fill knowledge gaps.

AACN: Promoting Excellence in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

This unique course is rich in video footage of realistic patient and family situations and interactive learning activities, all designed to help nurses gain experience and confidence while promoting a safe environment for practice. It also provides nurses with opportunities to assess and intervene with skill and precision, communicate effectively with patients and family members and facilitate decision-making during end-of-life care.

AACN: The Preceptor Challenge: AACN Preceptor Development Program

This course provides the essential information preceptors need to provide constructive feedback, complete evaluations and create learning plans based on the needs and goals of newly hired health professionals, including recent graduates and those transitioning to new specialties. This cutting-edge course uses virtual preceptors and preceptees to allow nurses to apply theory-based precepting practice to real-world situations through virtual hospital scenarios.

AORN Periop 101: A Core Curriculum

Authored by AORN, this course is a blended-learning, interactive, continuing education program delivered by Elsevier. This course presents evidence-based content written by expert perioperative nurse-authors and is designed for use in conjunction with a clinical preceptorship.

AORN Periop 101: A Core Curriculum for Ambulatory Surgery Centers

Authored by AORN, this course is designed to educate new perioperative nurses working in the ambulatory surgical setting. The program is intended to be coupled with a clinical preceptorship as part of a complete educational experience.

AORN Periop 101: A Core Curriculum for the OB RN Circulator

Authored by AORN, this course is an interactive continuing education program of blended-learning content prepared by expert perioperative nurse-authors. This peer-reviewed course, which helps nurses to practice safety in the OB surgical suite, is designed to dovetail with a clinical preceptorship to form a complete educational program. Each evidence-based module is reviewed every 12 to 18 months to ensure that it remains current with the latest AORN Perioperative Standards and Recommended Practice.

Apex Hemispheres: 2.0 – Stroke Competency Series

This completely revised and updated series provides the knowledge organizations need to achieve and maintain The Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center Certification, which is required to become a Designated Stroke Center. It is the only program that provides eight levels of stroke education and includes National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale Training and Certification. With content based on the latest evidence and best practices, this exceptionally interactive course is beneficial to existing and potential stroke centers and providers in need of current, consistent, stroke education and resources for clinicians and patients.

Apex Innovations imPULSE 2.0 – ECG and Chest Pain Competency Series

This interactive series can help all levels of staff, from monitor technicians to physicians, gain the knowledge needed to provide competent and confident care to chest pain patients. Extremely visual, engaging and effective, the series is the only program that meets all key educational elements required annually for Accreditation by the Society for Cardiovascular Patient Care.

Apex Innovations: Hemispheres – Stroke Competency Series

This series provides the knowledge organizations need to achieve and maintain The Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center Certification, which is required to become a Designated Stroke Center. It is the only program that provides eight levels of stroke education and includes National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale Training and Certification. With content based on the latest evidence and best practices, this exceptionally interactive course is beneficial to existing and potential stroke centers and providers in need of current, consistent, stroke education and resources for clinicians and patients.

Apex Innovations: imPULSE 2.0 – ECG and Chest Pain Competency Series

This interactive series can help all levels of healthcare professionals, from monitor technicians to physicians, gain the knowledge needed to provide competent and confident care to patients with chest pain. Extremely visual, engaging and effective, the series is the only program that meets all key educational elements required annually for Accreditation by the Society for Cardiovascular Patient Care.

CHEX eLearning Library

CHEX eLearning Library, by The Corridor Group, provides essential information for home health care and hospice personnel, including skilled clinicians (nurses and therapists), social workers, administrators, and home health care and hospice aides. Continuing education credits are available for nurses and social workers. Lessons provide content required for skilled clinicians and nursing aides or assistants to provide age-specific care, essential skilled home health care and hospice services, and documentation required for reimbursement. Annual mandatory regulatory lessons are provided for clinicians working in the field or office. Coding and documentation content (OASIS C-1 and ICD-10) are provided through interactive lessons, webinars, and competency tests.

ENA: Emergency Nursing Certification Review

Authored by ENA, this course was designed to help nurses prepare for the CEN® exam, administered by the ENA-affiliated Board of Certification of Emergency Nursing (BCEN®). In addition to helping emergency nurses advance their careers, certification is a boon for their employers, helping them to be recognized as providing safe, competent emergency care and meet the professional development requirements necessary to be awarded Magnet® status by the American Nurses Credentialing center.

ENA: EMERGENCY NURSING CERTIFICATION REVIEW

Authored by ENA, this course was designed to help nurses prepare for the CEN® exam, administered by the ENA-affiliated Board of Certification of Emergency Nursing (BCEN®). In addition to helping emergency nurses advance their careers, certification is a boon for their employers, helping them to be recognized as providing safe, competent emergency care and meet the professional development requirements necessary to be awarded Magnet® status by the American Nurses Credentialing center.

ENA: Emergency Nursing Orientation 2.0*

Based on Sheehy’s Emergency Nursing: Principles & Practice and authored by ENA, this course provides a broad base of content necessary for orientation and continuing education for nurses new to emergency nursing and those with experience. Rich in interactivity, this comprehensive course covers a full range of medical and trauma emergencies. Educators can blend the lessons into an existing or new orientation plan.

ENA: Emergency Nursing Triage*

To expedite appropriate and competent care for the numbers of patients who come to an emergency department, nurses must be prepared to expertly perform triage for patients. The Emergency Nursing Triage course, authored by ENA and edited by emergency nursing expert, Jeff Solheim, presents triage concepts and helps the learner apply these concepts to practice in any triage system.

ENA: Handling Psychiatric Emergencies*

Authored by ENA and endorsed by the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, this unique course helps nurses ensure safety while providing optimal care to patients experiencing psychiatric emergencies. The course provides in-depth focus on handling a broad range of psychiatric emergencies and helps instill confidence in nurses who face these situations. The course’s 16 lessons include case studies, knowledge checks and custom live-action videos that explore common psychiatric scenarios and interventions.

ENA: Pediatric Emergency Nursing Certification Review

Authored by ENA, this interactive course helps emergency nurses provide safe, effective care to pediatric patients with conditions requiring emergency care. This course follows the blueprint for the CPEN exam and helps nurses prepare for the challenging test.

Mosby’s ECG Interpretation 2.0*

Mosby’s ECG Interpretation 2.0 educates nurses and monitor technicians in ECG basics, ECG interpretation and 12-lead ECG interpretation. This course includes an interactive interface using electronic ECG calipers, ECG ruler and more rhythm-tracing images to help learners apply their knowledge.

Mosby’s Essential Nursing Continuing Education

This uniquely designed and developed collection emphasizes evidence-based content for topics relevant to all nursing specialties. Developed upon a foundation of Joint Commission standards and the framework of five specialty professional nursing practice standards, the lessons focus on the need-to-know information and are presented as case-based, interactive and engaging experiences for the learner. Each lesson is mapped to one or more standards and groupings which make identifying and assigning appropriate lessons easier in order to meet the organization on and learner’s goals.

Mosby’s Medical-Surgical Nursing

This course takes a systems-review approach to planning, managing and delivering safe, competent nursing care for adults. Lessons deliver the information necessary to obtain a comprehensive health history and thorough physical assessment – the foundation for high-quality nursing management. They cover the pathophysiology of various medical diagnoses and the implications for nursing care; diagnostic tests and procedures and their influence on the nursing care; and clinical scenarios and present evidence-based practice issues to support the information.

Mosby’s Neonatal Nursing*

This interactive online program, developed for both new and experienced nurses working in the neonatal setting, can be a powerful addition to orientation and continuing education. Each of the 34 lessons features original, captivating photography and video footage, and a posttest to assess learning.

Mosby’s Nursing Assistant

The course examines the changing needs of individuals across the human life span and the nursing assistant’s role in addressing those needs. To provide the best care, the nursing assistant must understand not only the cycle of human growth and development, but also how individual needs, motivations and cultural influences may affect care. With training, the nursing assistant will be better prepared to assist nurses in protecting patient rights to privacy and personal choice.

Mosby’s Orientation to Home Health Care*

Mosby’s Orientation to Home Health Care is a comprehensive online, continuing education course that helps home healthcare organizations prepare nurses and therapists to provide care to patients in their homes. This course not only helps nurses and therapists who are new to the specialty, but it enhances the knowledge of experienced home healthcare professionals who may have relocated or joined a new agency.

Written and peer reviewed by expert home health care nurses and therapists, Mosby’s Orientation to Home Health Care includes 24 lessons that incorporate best practice and practical, evidence-based content and promote effective, interprofessional collaboration. Other course features include interactive activities, case studies, cultural considerations, documentation highlights, and examples of relevant skills and patient education handouts.

Mosby’s Pediatric Nursing Orientation*

Endorsed by the Society of Pediatric Nurses, Mosby’s Pediatric Nursing Orientation prepares newly-licensed and experienced nurses transitioning to the specialty how to care for the highly specialized pediatric patient population. The course is designed to meet nurses’ needs during orientation and for continuing professional development.

Mosby’s Preceptor*

Developed in collaboration with the Association for Nursing Professional Development, this blended-learning course prepares a preceptor to effectively orient new clinicians and precept students during their clinical practice experience. The online curriculum enhances the unit-based orientation process in an organization and contributes significantly to improved recruitment and retention, while fostering competency development and safe, quality patient care. This solution also has a Knowledge Inventory Tool, which identifies knowledge gaps and appropriate lessons to address them. When used with Elsevier Performance Manager, lessons can be automatically assigned to learners.

Skillsoft Business Skills Collection

This in-depth courseware, including award-winning series and support services, addresses a wide range of professional development needs, from individual contributors to senior management. Business Strategy and Operations, Finance, Human Resources and Administration, and Management and Leadership are among the subject areas included in the collection of more than 800 courses. The courses Business Impact and Business Challenges present concise dramatizations of workplace business problems and related solutions.

Skillsoft Desktop Skills Collection

This collection is a combination of in-depth courseware and mentoring services to support continuing professional education, new technology rollouts and other learning program priorities. Among the more than 400 courses are Adobe, Best Practices For Desktop Users Microsoft Browsers, Office Suite, and Operating Systems.

Skillsoft IT Skills Collection

Award-winning courseware with breadth and depth across critical technology solution areas that are continually developed to keep up with constantly changing technologies and related professional IT certifications. There are more than 1,500 courses in topic categories such as System Security, Software Development, Operating Systems and Server Technologies, Internet and Network Technologies, and Enterprise Database Systems.

Skillsoft Select

A pre-selected collection of 300+ courses that are the most popular Business, IT and Desktop courses. This collection was created specifically for smaller organizations with less than 2,500 employees.

The Joint Commission/OSHA Compliance Course

Incorporating the most accurate-up-to-date content available, this course helps organizations meet regulatory compliance standards and promote safe, quality patient care. It also keeps employees updated on the latest regulatory requirements, standards and laws, and prepares staff at all levels to discuss key patient safety requirements with accreditation and regulatory surveyors.


*Knowledge Inventory Tool (KIT) available for this course