Full course description
It is incumbent upon all nurses to take aggressive actions to protect our colleagues, our patients and ourselves. This includes gaining the knowledge, skills and abilities that are needed to participate in the pandemic response and to keep nurses as well as patients safe. As a profession, now is the time to make sure we have all the knowledge we need.
Upon completion of each of the modules listed below, participants will be able to:
- Select proper COVID-19 testing methods and interpret common diagnostic findings.
- Synthesize current clinical data on experimental medications for COVID-19.
- Describe nursing care of the symptomatic patient in the acute care setting.
- Develop communication techniques necessary to maximize care of the COVID-19 patient via telehealth.
Michelle Buck, MSN, CNS, APRN
Tener Goodwin Veenema, PhD, MPH, MS, RN, FAAN
This course was originally titled "COVID-19: What Nurses Need to Know." The name changed to "COVID-19: Nursing Care" on May 12, 2020.
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