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26 04, 2019

The Basics of Using an AED and How to Learn More

By |2019-04-17T15:12:57-07:00April 26th, 2019|ACLS, Advanced Nursing, Basic Life Support, Classes, CPR, Education|Comments Off on The Basics of Using an AED and How to Learn More

Do you know what to do in a life-threatening emergency? When someone’s heart stops, you can’t simply rely on what you’ve seen on television shows to guide your resuscitation attempts. Instead, you need solid, science-based knowledge. AEDs have proven to be the best options for saving lives in many scenarios, especially in out-of-hospital, community emergencies. [...]

19 04, 2019

How Do I Get CNA Certified?

By |2019-04-17T15:12:44-07:00April 19th, 2019|Advanced Nursing, Classes|Comments Off on How Do I Get CNA Certified?

CNAs are seen as the backbone of bedside nursing. While they don’t have the ability to do all that doctors and nurses do, they’re often the people seen most frequently by patients, especially those in hospitals and long-term care facilities. Thus, your decision to become CNA-certified is not only a smart one for your career [...]

12 04, 2019

Gain Confidence in Emergency Room Nursing with TNCC

By |2019-04-02T13:42:51-07:00April 12th, 2019|Advanced Nursing|Comments Off on Gain Confidence in Emergency Room Nursing with TNCC

Confidence is vital in every part of life but is especially important in your career. If you’re nursing without confidence, you might be more apt to make foolish errors, and you’ll certainly doubt yourself whenever you go in to work. You may dread your work hours, wondering if you’ll know what to do for your [...]

10 04, 2019

Be the Best Nurse Possible for Your Pediatric Patients with ENPC Certification

By |2019-04-02T13:41:23-07:00April 10th, 2019|Advanced Nursing|Comments Off on Be the Best Nurse Possible for Your Pediatric Patients with ENPC Certification

The Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course, also called the ENPC, is similar to the Trauma Nursing Core Course except that it is particularly designed for the especially fragile pediatric population. Pediatric patients often react more severely to physically traumatic events because of the size of their bodies and the lack of strength of some of their [...]

29 03, 2019

Struggling with EKG Interpretation: Learn the Basics and Become a Pro

By |2019-03-25T20:22:38-07:00March 29th, 2019|Advanced Nursing|Comments Off on Struggling with EKG Interpretation: Learn the Basics and Become a Pro

One of the most disliked parts of patient assessment for many people is EKG interpretation. Many prefer the fast-paced physical assessments that they get to practice in the ER rather than the black-and-white samples that can seem a bit like the dreaded “desk work.” However, correct EKG interpretation certainly has a vital place in quality [...]

15 03, 2019

What Is Pediatric Advanced Life Support?

By |2019-03-15T07:52:48-07:00March 15th, 2019|Advanced Nursing, Education|Comments Off on What Is Pediatric Advanced Life Support?

You know you have to complete an approved health care training program and pass a licensing examination before you can receive a certification or license in your state to practice medicine as a doctor, nurse or other health care professional. However, you may not be aware of just how much extra certifications can help you [...]

13 03, 2019

Who Can Benefit from a Neonatal Resuscitation Program?

By |2019-03-12T20:07:35-07:00March 13th, 2019|Advanced Nursing, Education|Comments Off on Who Can Benefit from a Neonatal Resuscitation Program?

As a health care practitioner, your goal is to grow constantly in your field and to stay abreast of all the changes that are a usual part of medicine. Research and technology play integral parts in these changes. Plus, you must always be prepared to help any patient in an emergency. Your certifications and regular [...]

27 02, 2019

Every Second Matters: How TNCC Certification Will Improve Your Practice

By |2019-02-22T09:35:56-07:00February 27th, 2019|Advanced Nursing|Comments Off on Every Second Matters: How TNCC Certification Will Improve Your Practice

As an emergency room nurse, you know that every second matters in the life of your patients. Whether they have pain, are bleeding or are in shock, they require your care and your quick thinking skills to make it through this trial. With a TNCC certification, you’ll be able to respond faster and with more [...]

20 02, 2019

Get Continuing Education Hours with Health Care Recertification Courses

By |2019-02-19T18:53:41-07:00February 20th, 2019|Advanced Nursing, Classes, Education|Comments Off on Get Continuing Education Hours with Health Care Recertification Courses

The beauty of an education in a health care-related field is that it is never complete. You will constantly be learning something new. The reasons for this are many, but most particularly, you will need to continue your education to keep up-to-date with new research findings and changes in practice, and to ensure that you [...]

15 02, 2019

The New Emphasis on the Suspected Opioid Overdose Emergency Algorithm

By |2019-02-05T17:58:23-07:00February 15th, 2019|Advanced Nursing, Education|Comments Off on The New Emphasis on the Suspected Opioid Overdose Emergency Algorithm

Part of any ACLS training these days or even BLS training for that matter is an emphasis on recognizing and treating opioid overdoses. Nearly every urban and even rural area across the country has been affected by this epidemic in some way, leaving health care practitioners feeling at loose ends for how to address it. [...]