Medical/Surgical Update and Review (8 weeks).

Be the best you can be.  Here is an opportunity to update, review and/or refresh your knowledge of common adult, medical surgical conditions.  Whether you have been out of practice for a while, have changed clinical areas, or are prepping for a certification exam, this series is for you.  Topics focus on commonly encountered conditions by system - cardiovascular, pulmonary, GU/GI, endocrine, musculoskeletal, neurologic, oncologic, immunologic and integumentary systems.  Pathophysiology and diagnostic tests will be included.  Attend as many sessions as you like or register for the entire series.

NOTE:  Combine this course with our Skills Update and Review course, the Geriatric Physical Assessment Skills course, the Basic Pharmacology Update and Review, and the Peripheral IV Insertion and Management course to receive an RN Refresher Certificate.

March 27 Overview and Professional Development
April 3 Infection Control Update
April 10

Respiratory Update

April 24
Cardiac Update
May 1 GU/GI Update
May 8 Endocrine Update
May 15 Muscular/Neuro Update
May 22 Hematology and Graduation
Time: 6:00 - 9:20 PM
Location: Driscoll Hall, Villanova University

Fee:     
$89.00 per session
$629.00 - entire series
3 Contact hours per day or 24 for entire series
Faculty: Martha Fedor, MSN, RN, CRRN, CHC, CHPN. Clinical Nurse Educator at Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital; Tamara M. Kear, PhD, RN, CNN Assistant Professor, Villanova University, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing; Jennetta Walter, MSN, RN, CNRN , clinical adjunct professor, Villanova University, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

Note

NOTE: Combine this course with our Skills Update and Review course, the Geriatric Physical Assessment Skills course, the Basic Pharmacology Review and Update course, and Peripheral IV Insertion and Management course to receive an RN Refresher Certificate.