Thinking about returning to the workforce? Have you kept your license active but haven’t practiced in over a year? Villanova has developed a 5-part program to ease your reentry into nursing. Begin with the Medical/Surgical Update and Review Course-a didactic review of body systems and practice issues. Then refresh your knowledge of medications and metabolic pathways in the Basic Pharmacology Review and Update Course. Then continue with the Skills Update Workshop in our state of the art Simulation Lab where you will have hands on experience with the latest in skills review such as: foley catheter insertion/central line dressings/peg tubes/ wound care and various pumps. Continue the certificate with Geriatric Physical Assessment Course, which will review basic assessment techniques and include components that relate specifically to geriatric populations. Finish the certificate with Peripheral IV Workshop , which will give you the theory and skills needed to insert a peripheral IV. Upon completion of these five programs you will receive a RN Refresher Certificate. You can earn a sufficient number of contact hours to meet your PA mandatory relicensure continuing education requirements for a 2 yr period.
Dates: March 29 - May 17
Location: Driscoll Hall, Villanova University
Fee: $1499.00 for certificate
Total contact hours = 50.0 (satisfies PA, NJ and DE mandatory re-licensure requirements)