Basic Health Assessment
A 3-day course offered on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
The purpose of this three-day intensive course is to enhance the health/physical assessment skills of nurses who function in hospitals, long-term care facilities, schools, community health, and industrial settings. This course provides 24 contact hours for nurses.
March 30, April 6, and April 13
May 4, 11, and 18
June 15, 22, and 29
IV Therapy Training Course
A 1-day course offered on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m.–2:15 p.m.
This course presents all the core skills needed for the healthcare practitioner to become familiar with intravenous therapy. Instruction includes a review of the circulatory system, fluid and electrolyte balance, insertion procedure, techniques for proper and successful catheter insertions, care, assessment and maintenance post catheter insertion, blood administration and covers a variety of venous access devices.
February 16, 2019
March 16, 2019
April 16, 2019 – in Camden, NJ!
May 18, 2019
June 15, 2019
Wound Closure/Suture Workshop
A 1-day course offered on April 4, 2019
8:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
This course teaches wound assessment skills for nurses and promotes understanding of the wound healing process. It also covers various types of suture materials and indications for their use. Participants will gain hands-on practice of basic suturing techniques. This course provides 4 contact hours for nurses.
12 Lead ECG Interpretation
A 2-day course offered on June 11–12, 2019
8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
This advanced training is for practitioners treating adults with critical illness, including ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) and other cardiac disorders. The 2-day course utilizes challenge 12-Lead ECGs and case studies to hone assessment and intervention skills. This course provides 12 contact hours for nurses.
Basic ECG Course
A 2-day course offered on June 27–28, 2019
8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
This certification course helps nurses and other healthcare professionals develop skills to work in systems requiring cardiac telemetry, teaching rhythm analysis and interpretation, basic electrocardiography, clinical symptoms and treatment modalities. This course provides 12 contact hours for nurses.
Pediatric Health Assessment
A 1-day course offered on July 10, 2019
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
This one-day workshop is designed for RNs and APNs who want to hone their skills in examining, diagnosing and treating children. Through lecture and simulation, students will learn how to gather a pediatric health history, utilize examination techniques specific to pediatrics, and apply common developmental assessment tools appropriate to the patient’s age from birth through late adolescence. Finally, participants will learn to conduct a comprehensive newborn exam.