• Teaching Strategies to Ensure Safe Medication Administration in Clinical

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 0.50 | Course Number : QSEN01

    This webinar includes multiple teaching strategies and techniques clinical faculty can use to ensure safety and medications while in clinical. The discussion will teach faculty the various aspects of medication administration with students, ideas on how to manage the medication pass, as well as strategies for those students who are not administering medications.

    In partnership with the QSEN Task Force: Academic Clinical Practice.

  • Addressing Incivility and Lateral Violence in the Nursing Workforce

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 0.50 | Course Number : QSEN02

    At least 85% of nurses of all ages and stages have been bullied in their career. Many nurses also report difficulty with addressing incivility in the workplace. This presentation will outline TeamSTEPPS® from AHRQ to help nurses prepare for these difficult conversations.

    In partnership with the QSEN Task Force: Academic Clinical Practice.

  • The Effects of Distraction Cards on Reducing Pain and Anxiety During Intramuscular Injection in Children

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV037

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing evaluates the effectiveness of distraction cards in reducing pain and anxiety during intramuscular (IM) injection in children between 6 and 11 years of age.

  • Improving Provider Readiness for Intimate Partner Violence Screening

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV036

    Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a significant public health issue and healthcare providers (e.g., nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, social workers) have a unique opportunity and reduce IPV through screening and referral. The objective of this article from Worldviews of Evidence-Based Nursing is to determine the impact of education and a brief screening tool integrated into the electronic medical record (EMR) on readiness to screen for IPV.

  • Identifying Patients Experiencing Opioid-Induced Respiratory Depression During Recovery From Anesthesia: The Application of Electronic Monitoring Devices

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV035

    This article from Worldviews of Evidence-Based Nursing explores three types of electronic monitoring devices (pulse oximetry, capnography, and minute ventilation [MV]) to determine which were more effective at identifying the patient experiencing respiratory compromise and further, to determine whether algorithms could be developed from the electronic monitoring data to aid in earlier detection of respiratory depression.

  • Johns Hopkins Nursing Evidence-Based Practice Module

    Price: US $95.00 | CNE Hours: 5.00 | Course Number : JH01

    The Johns Hopkins Nursing Evidence-Based Practice Module (EBP) series focuses on the use of EBP to solve problems faced by bedside nurses, nurse educators, and nurse managers and leaders. It is designed to specifically meet the needs of individual nurses or for broad use by healthcare organizations and schools of nursing.

  • Effects of Exercise During or Postchemotherapy in Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV034

    The purpose of this article from Worldviews of Evidence-Based Nursing is to evaluate and summarize available scientific evidence to provide recommendations for an exercise intervention for cancer patients who are undergoing chemotherapy.

  • Human Trafficking: Providing Meaningful Intervention

    Price: US $12.50 | CNE Hours: 1.00 | Course Number : HTT01

    Human trafficking (HT) victims often encounter health care providers while being trafficked including nurses, who play a pivotal role in identifying current and potential victims. This course is designed to provide a general overview of the complex issue of HT to help nurses spot the common red flags associated with it. Once these current and potential victims are identified, nurses can begin to provide meaningful, trauma-informed care and interventions.

  • The Spiritual Needs of Community-Dwelling Older People Living with Early-Stage Dementia – A Qualitative Study

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : JNS022

    In this article from Journal of Nursing Scholarship, the spiritual needs of community-dwelling older people living with early-stage dementia are explored.

  • Priority Topics for Health Education to Support HIV Self-Management in Limited-Resource Settings

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS023

    This article from Journal of Nursing Scholarship identifies and prioritizes the information that persons living with HIV (PLWH) in a limited-resource setting need to effectively manage their health.

  • Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner Program

    Price: US $300.00 | CNE Hours: 40.00 | Course Number : SAFEProgram

    Take this course and you will learn the necessary knowledge and resources to develop a clinical knowledge base when caring for patients of sexual violence. This program contains 14 modules which follow the International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN) Educational Guidelines for didactic course work in Adolescent/Adult SANE and features subject matter experts from around the United States.

  • WV: Adaptation of Clinical Practice Guideline Recommendations in Hospitals for People Living With Dementia and Their Caregivers

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV033

    The purpose of this article from Worldviews of Evidence-Based Nursing is to adapt the international clinical guidelines and their recommendations to the Austrian context regarding nonpharmacological interventions for people with dementia living in the general hospital setting.

  • WV: A Practice-Based Research Database to Study Perinatal Nurse Home Visiting to Pregnant Women With Diabetes

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV032

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing provides an in-depth description of the Philadelphia Pregnancy and Diabetes Home Visiting (PPD‐HV) research database developed from data in the longitudinal nursing records.

  • Robotics in Nursing: A Bibliometric Analysis

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS021

    This article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship describes the current evidence found in the nursing literature about robotics used to assist or augment nursing care.

  • Social Robots for Depression in Older Adults: A Systematic Review

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS020

     In recent years, there has been an increase in the number of studies using social robots to improve psychological well-being. In this article from Journal of Nursing Scholarship this systematic review investigates the effect of social robot interventions for depression in older adults.

  • Why Do We Require Registered Nurses in Nursing Homes? Using Longitudinal Hierarchical Linear Modeling

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS019

    The purpose of this article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship is to longitudinally examine the relationship between nurse staffing and the quality of care of nursing home residents.

  • The Woodhull Study Revisited: Nurses’ Representation in Health New Media 20 Years Later

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : JNS018

    This article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship determines if nurses are represented in health news stories more frequently today than 20 years ago when Sigma Theta Tau International Honorary Society of Nursing published The Woodhull Study on Nursing and the Media, which found that nurses were cited as sources in only four percent of the stories.

  • An International Educational Training Course for Conducting Systematic Reviews in Health Care: The Joanna Briggs Institute’s Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV030

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is to report on the evolution of the Joanna Briggs Institute Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program (JBICSRTP) as an exemplar approach for teaching systematic review methods.

  • Effectiveness of Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion on Parental Quality of Life and Glycemic Control Among Children With T1D: Meta-Analysis

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV031

    The purpose of this article from Worldviews of Evidence-Based Nursing is to determine the best available evidence regarding the effectiveness of CSII compared to MDI on parental QOL and glycemic control among children with T1D.

  • Bullying in the Workplace: Solutions for Nursing Practice

    Price: US $32.00 | CNE Hours: 2.60 | Course Number : BIW01

    Hectic and stressful environments can contribute to volatile situations, flaring tempers, and unbearable conditions. This course helps nurses learn to use strategies to alleviate these circumstances such as how to hold critical conversations and prevent disruptive and harmful behaviors. Nurses can create safe environments where crucial and difficult conversations can take place.

  • Frontline Leader Certificate Program

    Price: US $45.00 | CNE Hours: 5.40 | Course Number : FLCP01

    Charge nurses and other frontline leaders are critical links in the delivery of care to patients and families, as well as in the work environment. In this evidence-based course, charge nurses and leaders will learn the knowledge and skills essential for their role, paving the way for creating a desirable organizational culture that can impact patients, families, and staff alike.

  • Disaster Preparedness and Response

    Price: US $12.00 | CNE Hours: 2.50 | Course Number : SP0006

    Natural and human-shaped disasters are an unfortunate reality, but there are steps you can take to better prepare for them and assist in disaster relief efforts. This course presents an overview of a nurse’s role in planning for and responding to a mass casualty incident and includes information on how you and your family can better prepare for disasters.

  • Evaluating the Impact of EBP Education: Development of a Modified Fresno Test for Acute Care Nursing

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : WV029

    This article from Sigma's Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing journal adapts the Modified Fresno-Acute Care Nursing test to develop a psychometrically sound tool for use in academic and practice settings.

  • Concept Analysis and the Advance of Nursing Knowledge: State of the Science

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS017

    Despite an overwhelming increase in the number of concept analyses published since the early 1970s, there are significant limitations to the impact of this work in promoting progress in nursing science. The objective of this article is to increase knowledge related to research/EBP.

  • Initiation of Term Newborn Skin‐to‐Skin Contact in the Operating Room Following Scheduled Cesarean Section: A DNP Capstone Project

    Price: US $12.50 | CNE Hours: 1.00 | Course Number : WV028

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing shares the best evidence‐based strategies and innovative ideas on how to facilitate the learning and implementation of EBP principles and processes by clinicians as well as nursing and interprofessional students.

  • Large‐Scale Hospital Mattress Switch‐Out Leads to Reduction Hospital‐Acquired Pressure Ulcers: Operationalization of a Multidisciplinary Task Force

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV027

    The purpose of this article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is to describe the successful implementation of a hospital-wide mattress switch-out program using a Multidisciplinary Task Force, which resulted in a decrease in HAPUs and significant cost savings.

  • Multisite Studies Demonstrate Positive Relationship Between Practice Environments and Smoking Cessation Counseling Evidence‐Based Practices

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV026

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing examines the relationship between the nurse practice environment and nurses’ use of smoking cessation counseling practices, and to evaluate the effect of the individual nurse and organization characteristics on nurse smoking cessation counseling practices.

  • Transformational Leadership: Delivering Excellence

    Price: US $19.58 | CNE Hours: 1.60 | Course Number : TL04

    Now that hospitals are reimbursed for quality performance, nurse leaders need to ensure their staff have the resources to deliver exceptional patient care, communicate effectively, be engaged, and have the opportunity for professional growth. In order to achieve to this, nurse leaders themselves need development and educational opportunities.

    This course identifies the traits for a transformation leader, and explains the benefits of being a transformational leader in nursing as well as on an organizational level.

  • Behavioral Economics: A New Lens for Understanding Genomic Decision Making

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS016

    This Journal of Nursing Scholarship article seeks to take the next step in examining the insights that nurses and other healthcare providers can derive from applying behavioral economic concepts to support genomic decision making. As genomic science continues to permeate clinical practice, nurses must continue to adapt practice to meet new challenges. Decisions associated with genomics are often not simple and dichotomous in nature; they can be complex and challenging for all involved.

  • The Relationship Among Change Fatigue, Resilience, and Job Satisfaction of Hospital Nurses

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS015

    Healthcare is typified by change. Frequent and vast changes in acute care hospitals can take a toll on nurses and cause change fatigue, which has been largely overlooked and under-researched. This article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship examines relationships between change fatigue, resilience, and job satisfaction among novice and seasoned hospital staff nurses.

  • Complexity of the Relationships of Pain, Posttraumatic Stress, and Depression in Combat‐Injured Populations: An Integrative Review to Inform Evidence‐Based Practice

    Price: US $12.50 | CNE Hours: 1.00 | Course Number : WV025

    The purpose of this article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is to synthesize clinical presentations and relationships of combat injury, PTSD, depression, and pain in Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) and Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) United States military service members and veterans.

  • Influencing Pathways to Quality of Life and HbA1c in Patients With Diabetes: A Longitudinal Study That Inform Evidence‐Based Practice

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : WV024

    Determining possible associated factors and the influencing pathways to hemoglobin A1C (HbA1C) levels and quality of life (QoL) will facilitate the development of effective interventions to improve the physical and psychosocial health of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). The purpose of this article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is to test a hypothesized model that addressed the pathways among personal characteristics, social support, diabetes distress, and self‐care behaviors to HbA1C and QoL.

  • Psychometric Testing of the Personal Workspace Safety Instrument for Emergency Nurses

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : WV023

    Patient-visitor violence (PVV) committed against nurses is a worldwide problem and registered nurses in emergency departments are particularly susceptible. The purpose of this article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing is to examine the psychometric properties of the Personal Workplace Safety Instrument for Emergency Nurses (PWSI‐EN), developed to measure emergency nurses' perceptions of safety from PVV. 

  • Comfort-Supporting Nursing Activities for End-of-Life Patients in an Institutionalized Environment

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS013

    Comfort promotion plays a significant role in end-of-life patient care. In this article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship, the objective was to determine the utilization rate of comfort-supporting nursing activities in end-of-life Czech Republic institution patients in relation to the age of the registered nurses (RNs), length of work experience, education level, and type of workplace.

  • Current Literature Review of Registered Nurses’ Competency in the Global Community

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS014

    In order to enhance international standards of nursing service, this article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship aims to analyze the English full-text peer-reviewed published articles from the past 10 years that describe contemporary registered nurses’ (RNs’) competency in the global community.

  • Toward Improving Quality of End-of-Life Care: Encoding Clinical Guidelines and Standing Orders Using the Omaha System

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV022

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing investigates the feasibility of using the Omaha System as a framework for encoding interoperable evidence-based EOL interventions with specified temporality for use across disciplines and settings.

  • Health Literacy Fundamentals for Nurses

    Price: US $25.00 | CNE Hours: 2.00 | Course Number : LIT001

    Using the nursing process as a framework, this course focuses on helping participants use health literacy standards to assess health literacy levels, diagnose or recognize clients with low and extremely low health literacy, plan and implement appropriate patient education techniques, and evaluate patient teaching.

  • Healthcare Ethics Certificate Program

    Price: US $295.50 | CNE Hours: 39.40 | Course Number : ETHICSprogram

    This program examines key ethical issues, terms, concepts, and ideas that can become an everyday part of nursing practice. Reflective and guided exercises focused on personal philosophy, values, and working through ethical issues to help clarify when an ethical dilemma exists, what ethical issues are involved, and how an ethical position can be explained to others. The voice of the ethics-articulate nurse in collaboration with other health care providers is key to creating an ethically responsible nurse-patient relationship, unit team, or organization. The program includes a pre- and post-assessment and seven interactive courses. 
    The professional certificate is not a license and does not convey certification, certified status or credentialing, but is recognition of accomplishments in a specialized area of practice.

  • Ethical Dilemmas

    Price: US $52.80 | CNE Hours: 6.60 | Course Number : ETHICS02

    Balancing the right to healthcare treatment and individual rights in the context of professional moral and ethical practices is a difficult dilemma. This course aims to assist you to by providing a brief overview of the context, nature and processes of ethical dilemmas, its associated terms, concepts, theories and processes. Understanding the basic concepts that apply to this field, including the underpinning ethical principles of healthcare practice, will enable the practitioner to more easily recognize an ethical dilemma.

  • Ethical Principles

    Price: US $57.60 | CNE Hours: 7.20 | Course Number : ETHICS04

    This course describes the role of emotion in moral/ethical responses to provide a background for studying the bioethical principles. Scenarios from everyday life and clinical settings will be used to demonstrate the use of the bioethical principle framework inclusive of autonomy, nonmaleficence, beneficence and justice; and the interface of the framework with moral rules specifically veracity, confidentiality, privacy, informed consent, and fidelity.

  • Ethical Issues

    Price: US $60.80 | CNE Hours: 7.60 | Course Number : ETHICS03

    Although initially an area associated with a distinct disciplinary study, such as philosophy, the subject of ethics is increasingly becoming everybody’s business. Increasing life expectancy with existent co-morbidities renders end-of-life care for older people much more complex and challenging. Within this, and many other contexts, ethical issues arise, as healthcare workers struggle to identify the best course of action within the context of differing and perhaps conflicting options. This course will address the issues of end-of-life life, research ethics, and public health ethics.

  • Practical Ethics in the Health Care Setting

    Price: US $25.60 | CNE Hours: 3.20 | Course Number : ETHICS07

    This course will address common barriers encountered in professional ethical practice. These barriers to resolving ethical dilemmas are categorized as to how they relate to nursing, interprofessional collaboration, patient/provider relationships and organizational structure. Two ethical decision models on how to resolve clinical ethical dilemmas will be explored: ADPIE and the Four Topics Method. These models will help to identify the best course of action to resolve an ethical dilemma.

  • Professional Ethics

    Price: US $25.60 | CNE Hours: 3.20 | Course Number : ETHICS05

    Nurses in all roles and settings are responsible and accountable for upholding the professional values of the profession. Individual integrity is the starting point for professional integrity. When integrity is threatened moral distress can ensue. In this course, moral distress will be defined, and its prevalence, sources and consequences will be identified. Strategies for supporting personal and professional integrity and creating an ethical practice environment will also be discussed.

  • Nursing Codes of Ethical Behaviors

    Price: US $57.60 | CNE Hours: 7.20 | Course Number : ETHICS06

    Healthcare professionals are mandated to protect and uphold all standards of healthcare practice. This course begins by exploring professional position statements in an organization and continues with a pragmatic discussion of the practical considerations a clinician may encounter when dealing with individual, context-specific, and ethical challenges.

  • Introduction to Healthcare Ethics

    Price: US $35.20 | CNE Hours: 4.40 | Course Number : ETHICS01

    This course introduces learners to ways of classifying and organizing “levels” of ethics from the very abstract to the more practical (or from the practical to the abstract). Learners will be presented with a basic overview of meta ethics, normative ethics, and applied ethics, and learn how various theories and principles of ethics are interconnected. The importance of value analysis and how individual values have a place within the broader study of ethics will also be addressed.

  • INRC17: Evidencing the Contribution of Nursing and Midwifery: Measuring What Matters

    Price: US $16.25 | CNE Hours: 1.30 | Course Number : INRC17B

    The focus of the presentation is based on an international program of work that spans 10 years, focusing on the development of a set of person-centered key performance indicators.

  • Efficacy and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Evidence-Based Nursing Interventions to Maintain Tissue Integrity to Prevent Pressure Ulcers and Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV021

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing aims to determine the cost-effectiveness and efficacy of evidence-based (EB) nursing interventions on increasing tissue tolerance by maintaining tissue integrity.

  • The First U.S. Study on Nurses’ Evidence-Based Practice Competencies Indicates Major Deficits That Threaten Healthcare Quality, Safety, and Patient Outcomes

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : WV020

    Tremendous variability in evidence-based practice (EBP) persists throughout the United States even though research supports that implementation of EBP leads to high-quality cost-effective care. Although the first set of EBP competencies for nurses was published in 2014, the state of EBP competency in U.S. nurses is currently unknown. This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing aims to describe the state of EBP competency in nurses across the United States and determine important factors associated with EBP competency.

  • Building Innovation and Sustainability in Programs of Research

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS012

    This Journal of Nursing Scholarship article examines innovation and sustainability as two important concepts of impactful programs of research. While at first glance these concepts and approaches may seem at odds, they are synergistic.

  • Developing and Sustaining a Career as a Transdisciplinary Nurse Scientist

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : JNS011

    This article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship provides an overview of strategies to build and sustain a career as a nurse scientist. It examines how to integrate technologies and precision approaches into clinical practice, research, and education of the next generation of nursing scholars.

  • Improving -Omics-Based Research and Precision Health in Minority Populations: Recommendations for Nurse Scientists

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : JNS010

    The purpose of this article from Journal of Nursing Scholarship is to provide an overview of the role of nurse scientists in -omics-based research and to promote discussion around the conduct of -omics-based nursing research in minority communities. Nurses are advocates, educators, practitioners, scientists, and researchers, and are crucial to the design and successful implementation of -omics studies, particularly including minority communities. The contribution of nursing in this area of research is crucial to reducing health disparities.

  • Henderson Repository CNE Collection: Maternal-Infant Microbiomes

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : REP002

    Research regarding maternal-infant microbiomes may help give babies a healthier start in life (Vagina Microbiome Consortium, 2016). The November 2017 issue of the Henderson Repository CNE Collection, provides evidence regarding Maternal-Infant Microbiomes. This collection highlights four aspects of microbiome research including maternal chronic stressors, environmental exposures, cervical microbiome, and preterm infant pain/stress neurodevelopment and gut microbiome diversity.

  • Challenges and Resources for Nurses Participating in a Hurricane Sandy Hospital Evacuation

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : JNS009

    Weather-related disasters have increased dramatically in recent years. In 2012, severe flooding as a result of Hurricane Sandy necessitated the mid-storm patient evacuation of New York University Langone Medical Center. The purpose of this article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship was to explore, from the nurses’ perspective, what the challenges and resources were to carrying out their responsibilities, and what the implications are for nursing education and preparation for disaster.

  • Mandate for the Nursing Profession to Address Climate Change Through Nursing Education

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS008

    This article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship discusses the adverse health effects from climate change demand action from the nursing profession. This article examines the calls to action, the status of climate change in nursing education, and challenges and recommendations for nursing education related to climate change and human health.

  • Planetary Health and the Role of Nursing: A Call to Action

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS007

    This article from Journal of Nursing Scholarship discusses the drivers of planetary health, responses, and the role of nursing in making health systems more resilient in an era of increasing stresses. As health providers, scientists, educators, and leaders, nurses have an obligation to prepare for climate change and other impacts of ecosystem strain on human health.

  • Farmworker Vulnerability to Heat Hazards: A Conceptual Framework

    Price: US $15.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : JNS006

    This article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship reviews factors that impact the effort of hot environments on the human body in order to develop a conceptual model of human biological response.

  • A Comparison of the Incidence of Post-Dural Puncture Headache and Backache After Spinal Anesthesia: A Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV019

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing aims to compare the incidence of post-dural puncture headache and backache after different periods of bed rest following spinal anesthesia.

  • Impact of Managers’ Coaching Conversations on Staff Knowledge Use and Performance in Long-Term Care Settings

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV018

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing aims to test a theoretical model of nursing home staff perceptions of their work context, their managers’ use of coaching conversations, and their use of instrumental, conceptual and persuasive research.

  • Systematic Review of Psychosocial Interventions for People with Spinal Cord Injury During Inpatient Rehabilitation: Implications for Evidence-Based Practice

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV017

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing aims to identify interventional research regarding psychosocial care for people with SCI during inpatient rehabilitation and synthesize the evidence of the effects and characteristics of these studies.

  • Trauma Informed HIV Prevention and the Care Continuum

    Price: US $41.25 | CNE Hours: 3.30 | Course Number : HIV001

    This course provides a foundational understanding of trauma as it relates to HIV prevention and care. It will highlight congruencies between current HIV incidence and prevalence data to populations at high risk for trauma exposure and provide examples of the negative impact of trauma exposures on HIV prevention and care efforts.

  • International Uptake of a Proven Intervention to Reduce Death and Dependency in Acute Stroke: A Cross-Sectional Survey Following the QASC Trial

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV016

    This article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing explores international uptake through online dissemination of the fever, sugar, and swallow (FeSS) protocols from the Quality in Acute Stroke Care (QASC) trial.

  • Henderson Repository CNE Collection: Genetics in Breast Cancer

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : REP001

    Breast cancer continues to be the leading cause of cancer in women of all races (CDC, 2017). The September 2017 issue of the Henderson Repository CNE Collection gives evidence for practice regarding genetics in breast cancer. This collection highlights three components including hereditary breast and ovarian cancer (HBOC) risk assessment, the use of an evidence-based decision aid for women who are unaffected BRCA mutation carriers, and chemo-related cognitive disturbances in older breast cancer survivors.

  • Reducing Agitation in Elders With Dementia

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 1.50 | Course Number : GNLA001

    The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with the knowledge on how to decrease and/or prevent the frequency and severity of agitated episodes in elders who are diagnosed with dementia.

  • How Can Nurse Researchers Apply Theory to Generate Knowledge More Efficiently?

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS005

    Reports of nursing research often do not provide adequate information about whether, and how, researchers applied theory when conducting their studies. Unfortunately, the lack of adequate application and explication of theory in research impedes development of knowledge to guide nursing practice. This article from the Journal of Nursing Scholarship clarifies and exemplifies how to apply theory in research.

  • Development and Psychometric Properties of the Nursing Critical Thinking in Clinical Practice Questionnaire

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV013

    In this article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, this study’s purpose was to develop and validate the psychometric properties of an instrument, the Nursing Critical Thinking in Clinical Practice Questionnaire (N-CT-4 Practice), designed to evaluate the critical thinking abilities of nurses in the clinical setting.

  • The Relationship of Physiopsychosocial Factors and Spiritual Well-Being in Elderly Residents: Implications for Evidence-Based Practice

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : WV015

    In this article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, a cross-sectional study tests a casual model of predictors of spiritual well-being among 377 institutionalized older adults with disabilities using a structural equation modeling approach.

  • An Evidence-Based Approach to Reducing Cardiac Telemetry Alarm Fatigue

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 1.20 | Course Number : WV014

    In this article from Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, a multidisciplinary team consisting of Nursing, Biomedical Engineers, Patient Safety and Providers was formed to conduct a pilot study on the state of telemetry alarms on a surgical floor.

  • Depression as a Risk Factor of Organic Diseases: An International Integrative Review

    Price: US $13.75 | CNE Hours: 1.10 | Course Number : JNS004

  • Nurse's Clinical Decision Making

    Price: US $33.25 | CNE Hours: 3.50 | Course Number : CDM001

    This course will provide learners with an opportunity to learn and practice clinical reasoning strategies and develop effective “thinking habits” that they can use to make accurate clinical judgments and decisions that lead to implementation of appropriate nursing actions. Learners will have the opportunity to use skills learned in this course to solve clinical cases and judge their diagnostic accuracy using research-based scales.

  • The Nurse's Role: Benefit Coverage and Discharge Planning

    Price: US $21.25 | CNE Hours: 1.70 | Course Number : TNR001

    Inaccurate coverage identification and patient education can negatively impact a patient’s transitional care needs. This course will facilitate in building the discharge nurse’s knowledge set, allowing for improved workflow processes in discharge patient education and reducing readmissions.

  • Providing Excellent Palliative Care

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 1.50 | Course Number : GNLA003

    The purpose of this course is to provide an example of quality care at the end of life through a case study of an elderly gentleman who is dying. The case will demonstrate how effective communication with a health care team provides for a desired quality of life and allows one to prepare for a peaceful death.

  • Dealing With Difficult Patients and Families

    Price: US $21.95 | CNE Hours: 3.50 | Course Number : SYFY03

    Nurses confront difficult people in every aspect of their working life. Understanding the nurse’s own response to difficult people provides the basis for effectively dealing with the diverse personality types faced on a daily basis. In health care, the challenges come not only from patients, but from families. This course gives information on the fundamental reasons why patients seem difficult to work with, why families may be acting difficult, and provides a series of effective strategies. Part of the Surviving Your First Years as a Nurse Program.

  • Return to Nursing program - Currently being revised

    Price: US $0.00 | CNE Hours: 0.00 | Course Number : 0

    Sigma is currently revising the Return to Nursing program which is scheduled to launch July 2019. Due to the implementation of enhanced learning strategies, there are significant changes being made. Please check back with us in July!

    To receive updates on our Return to Nursing Program, join our email list.

  • Mastering Informatics

    Price: US $250.00 | CNE Hours: 30.60 | Course Number : INFprogram

    This course is written by the top informaticists in healthcare, the book covers everything from planning and analysis to designing, testing, training, implementing, maintaining, evaluating, security, patient safety, analytic, mobility and much more. The content in the book Mastering Informatics: A Healthcare Handbook for Success and the additional online information will help prepare you for the ANCC board certification exam in nursing informatics (RN-BC).

    This companion CNE course to Mastering Informatics provides additional content on each of the chapters included in the book Mastering Informatics: A Healthcare Handbook for Success. By purchasing a new copy of Mastering Informatics: A Healthcare Handbook for Success, you can complete all of the continuing nursing education (CNE) units required for the nursing informatics exam from one product.

  • Professional Practice

    Price: US $40.00 | CNE Hours: 3.20 | Course Number : LEAD07

    This course will address professional development and provide recommendations for improving nursing specialty certification rates at your organization. Additionally, this course will define and delve into the different aspects of professional practice models.

  • Leadership and Management

    Price: US $75.00 | CNE Hours: 10.00 | Course Number : LEAD06

    Leadership requires the purposeful selection of behaviors to successfully support a team’s effort to achieve shared goals. This course will examine the leadership process, facilitating change, and the leader’s role in implementing technology.

  • Business of Healthcare

    Price: US $47.50 | CNE Hours: 3.80 | Course Number : LEAD05

    This lesson will illustrate how leaders must advocate for patient care by influencing stakeholders to achieve organizational excellence and engage in behaviors for the transformation of patient care delivery. Development of business plans, business strategies, and management and evaluation of projects will be discussed.

  • Knowledge, Innovations, and Performance Improvement

    Price: US $61.50 | CNE Hours: 8.20 | Course Number : LEAD04

    Creating a culture of continuous improvement can be a valuable means of demonstrating excellence and creating stability in any practice setting. This course will discuss performance improvement initiatives, effective communication techniques, project management, and strategic planning.

  • Human Resource Management

    Price: US $84.00 | CNE Hours: 11.20 | Course Number : LEAD03

    Leaders who understand the concepts and legal framework of effective human resource management develop satisfied staff which leads to improved retention, quality, productivity, and patient outcomes. This course will address recruitment, labor laws, staff performance, onboarding, staff development, and conflict resolution.

  • Operational Structures and Processes

    Price: US $60.80 | CNE Hours: 6.40 | Course Number : LEAD02

    This course will help increase knowledge in regards to organizational structure, management systems, and information technology. Additionally, the concept of population health, and the determinants that contribute to that health, will be addressed.

  • Financial Management

    Price: US $70.50 | CNE Hours: 9.40 | Course Number : LEAD01

    Healthcare leaders must be able to control patient care expenses and understand the flow of patient revenues. This course will address capital and operating budgets, evaluating productivity, and healthcare related legislation.

  • Healthcare Leadership Program

    Price: US $200.00 | CNE Hours: 52.20 | Course Number : LEADProgram

    To ensure quality patient care in today’s healthcare environment of increasing patient acuity and staff turnover, nurse leaders are asked to stay apprised of the latest in clinical practice and supervise more staff more effectively. 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 curriculum for this program is based on the testing blueprints of four nursing leadership/management credentialing certifications currently available and includes seven courses in addition to a pre- and post-assessment. 

  • Emergency Nursing: Understanding the Profession

    Price: US $50.00 | CNE Hours: 5.30 | Course Number : EM001

    What is emergency nursing? This course addresses this question and explores the profession through topics like unique roles for emergency nurses, key players in the emergency department, challenges faced, and more.

  • Preparing a Professional Presentation

    Price: US $21.25 | CNE Hours: 1.70 | Course Number : PROF02

    Whether it is a presentation to a hospital board or speaking at a conference, nurses have many opportunities to present their data and experiences. Presenting that information professionally can be difficult. This engaging course addresses how to speak in a professional setting and how to avoid "The 7 Deadly Sins of Public Speaking."

  • Professional Appearance and Behavior

    Price: US $12.00 | CNE Hours: 0.90 | Course Number : PROF01

    Nurses are often involved with engagements that take them away from the bedside. From interdisciplinary teams to business meetings, it has become common-place for nurses to participate in settings where making a professional impression is important. This course provides practical information on dressing appropriately, making introductions, and networking successfully at conferences and other business settings.