Recognize common myths about HIV and AIDS. Understand Universal Precautions. Study HIV and AIDS Statistics. Learn Key terms to gain a thorough understanding of the disease process, including transmission and prevention. This course discusses disease process and pathophysiology of HIV/AIDS as well as an in-depth study of other related blood borne pathogens. Understand modes of transmission and common misconceptions associated with HIV/AIDS. Understand how Florida Law pertains to those with HIV/AIDS. This course will award FOUR contact hours. Initial Florida licensure requires four contact hours. If you are applying for licensure by endorsement, you will need only THREE contact hours. This course will exceed Florida requirements.
Recognize common myths about HIV and AIDS. Understand Universal Precautions. Study HIV and AIDS Statistics. Learn Key terms to gain a thorough understanding of the disease process, including transmission and prevention. Meets Florida requirement.
Understand the definition of Domestic Violence, and learn the cycle of Domestic Violence. Learn how to intervene as a healthcare professional, and learn the legal aspects involved. Learn how to help a victim. Meets Florida Requirement.
Identify definition of palliative care. Learn the difference between advance directives and living wills. Learn about medications used in palliative care. Review pain management. Learn about Comfort techniques. Very informative! Meets Florida Requirements.
The purpose of this course is to alert the reader of identifiable medical errors, root cause analysis, process error reduction, and prevention that will lead to patient safety. Meets Florida requirements. THIS IS THE REQUIRED COURSE FOR FLORIDA NURSES.
In this course you learn what is bioterrorism, and learn about biological agents to be aware of. You will learn how to be prepared, and what to do if an attack takes place. Identify five common agents of concern for America.
Learn about the New Federal Law Requirements for HIPAA. Understand how this law will affect healthcare workers around the country. Stay informed and up to date!
This course will teach the reader how to identify different types of violence in the workplace, identify their causes, and learn how to protect yourself and your coworkers. Learn why it is important to report work place violence.
To many people, an emergency at work means an accident. Some of the emergencies you see on the job involve common medical conditions. Be prepared to deal with an emergency. The victim's life may depend on it.
This course will inform the reader of potential medication errors and how to avoid them. Learn to be safe in patient care when it comes to medication administration. This course is different from the medical errors class (course #104). THIS IS NOT THE COURSE REQUIRED FOR FLORIDA NURSES!!
The learner will understand the basics of nutrition, essential nutrients, and learn more about the food pyramid. Understand the four P's of nutrition, and learn easy steps to good nutrition.
This course will identify the importance to proper documentation. It will teach the legal aspects of documentation. Reader will learn about the reasons for careful documentation, and learn the guidelines to document effectively.
This course will explain OSHA's blood borne pathogen standard. The reader will learn the importance of an exposure control plan, and will learn about personal protective equipment and will know when it is required to use it.
The reader will learn how to identify the links in the chain of infection and will understand your role in stopping disease transmission. Learn the difference between Standard and Transmission based Precautions. Understand the proper use of PPE for Standard Precautions.
This course will define Tuberculosis and identify common symptoms. The reader will learn the difference between Tb disease and Tb infection. The reader will learn how to be aware of Tb Disease. Learn how to reduce your chances of workplace exposure to Tb. Learn about infection control issues related to Tuberculosis disease.
In this course, the reader will learn to identify the most common accidents and guidelines to prevent them. The reader will learn workplace safety and guidelines for using biohazard containers and needle disposal. The reader will also learn how personal safety tips to stay safe traveling to and from work.
This course will describe the OBRA law of 1987. The learner will understand Resident's Rights and the Client's Bill of Rights. Learn how to promote Resident/Client's Rights. Understand the role of the Ombudsman and identify areas related to abuse and neglect.
The reader will learn in this course how to define confidentiality and related key terms. The reader will understand concepts related to confidentiality. Learn what is considered confidential information. Learn the outcomes of breach of confidentiality. Learn the responsibilities of Healthcare Workers in regards to private and confidential information.
This course will teach you the definition of Advance Directives. Learn the rights of patients regarding Advance Directives. Learn about two types of Advance Directives, and how Healthcare Personnel are involved with this process. Learn how Advance Directives are created. Stay informed and learn more !!
Blood Borne pathogens concern everyone in Healthcare. The reader will learn more about HIV and Hepatitis. Identify modes of transmission and exposure control plan. Learn about workplace engineering controls and the use of Personal Protective equipment. Learn about Hepatitis B vaccine and safe work place practices!!
This course will identify what Alzheimer's Disease is, What causes Alzheimer's disease, the treatment modalities, the signs and symptoms of AD, How AD is diagnosed, and how to deal with patients with AD. Learn how to support the families of those with AD.