These online programs contain multiple courses that capture meaningful opportunities for learning. Continuing nursing education (CNE) units are awarded for each package. Almost all of the courses inside each program can be bought individually, if you wish to purchase the entire program select the program title and you'll be taken to the program's store page.
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This program examines key ethical issues, terms, concepts, and ideas that can become an everyday part of nursing practice. It includes a pre- and post-assessment and 13 additional courses containing 22 ethical case studies. Each course is available to purchase individually. They can be found here:
CNE Awarded: 39.4
In order to ensure quality patient care in today’s health care environment, nurse leaders are expected to exhibit a broad range of leadership skills necessary to keep job satisfaction and productivity levels high and turnover rates low. The program contains a pre- and post-assessment. Each course is available to purchase individually. They can be found here:
CNE Awarded: 53.1
The Nurse Manager Certificate Program is a robust Web-based educational tool using the latest evidence based content. It is designed to develop nursing management competencies necessary to function in today's fast paced and ever changing health care environment.
Each course is mapped to QSEN competencies and the AONE Nurse Manager Competencies and contains didactic content and learner activities designed to involve and engage the learner. Continuing nursing education contact hours are awarded for successful completion of each course. When all of the courses in the program and the post-assessment have been completed, the learner will receive a certificate of completion. Each course is available for individual purchase and can be found here:
CNE Awarded: 85.0
Victims of sexual violence are an ever-present reality in healthcare today, and forensic and nurse examiners are often the first medical personnel to treat these patients. The goal of this program is to provide affordable, comprehensive basic SAFE A/A education using pedagogical science to thread nursing philosophies, theory, concepts, practice frameworks, scope and standards of practice through forensic nursing educational opportunities.
Beginning with a pre-assessment to determine baseline knowledge, content in each of the 14 modules is presented by subject matter experts. A post-assessment test gauges comprehension of the material. Each module follows the International Association of Forensic Nurses educational guidelines for didactic coursework in adolescent/adult SANE.
CNE Awarded: 43.8
Return to Nursing: A Refresher Program is designed for nurses who have been out of the nursing workforce for several years and would like to return to work in a clinical setting. This program consists of two parts: Part 1: Review of Essential Concepts and Recent Changes in Health Care contains seven interactive online courses; Part 2: Review of Systems and Common Illnesses contains 10 video presentation courses.
CNE Awarded: 32.5
This newly revised program offers new courses and updated content to cover issues relevant to today's nurse. It serves as a guide with practical tips and techniques which are not normally taught in nursing school. It focuses on successfully making the transition from student to professional nurse, minimizing legal risks, managing relationships, using social media in healthcare, and other aspects of nursing which occur at and away from the bedside. Each course is also available individually. The courses are:
CNE Awarded: 31.7
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Sigma is accredited as a provider of continuing education for nurses (CNE) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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