Critical Care Core Course Review: CCRN Adult CertificationAugust 10, 2018
October 13, 20 & 27, 2018
PURPOSE: This Educational Activity will build upon the knowledge base of the experienced critical care nurses and help them prepare for passing the CCRN - Adult certification. It will also serve as a refresher course for those who are currently CCRN certified and wish to renew their certification by either contact hours or seating for the examination.
TARGET AUDIENCE: This course is designed for all experienced Critical Care Nurses who will be seating for CCRN Certification Examination for the first time, as well as those currently CCRN board certified seeking renewal.
• Identify the components of the Board Certification of a CCRN Certification Examination.
• Discuss the disease process and plan of care using a nursing process approach for each of the common pathophysiologic disorders encountered in an adult in an ICU setting:
• Cardiovascular System
• Pulmonary System
• Neurologic system
• Renal System
• Gastrointestinal System
• Endocrine System
• Hematologic/Immunologic Systems
• Discuss legal ethical aspects of critical care nursing.
• Review test questions related to critical care topics discussed under each system
REGISTRATIONS FOR ELIGIBLE MEMBERS: This is a 3-day educational benefit at no cost for all 1199 nurses whose employers contribute to the 1199 RN Training, Upgrading and Job Security Fund. However, you are required to submit a check in the amount of $60.00 as a security deposit for your attendance. If you attend all 3 days of the seminar your check will be returned to you on the last day of classes. If you miss any part of the three days or do not cancel your registration within 10 days prior to the first day of class your check will be deposited. Should your check bounce or be returned for insufficient funds, you will be required to reimburse the full amount plus any bank fees.
REGISTRATION FOR NON-ELGIBLE REGISTRANTS: Based on space availability, this course is open to 1199 members from non-participating institutions at a cost of $330 in advance and $360 at the door. Non-1199 registrants may take this class at $360 in advance and $390 at the door. Checks are payable to the 1199 LEAGUE OF REGISTERED NURSES.