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Free Pharmacology Hours for ANPs- Best Practice in Care for Menopausal Patients

Best Practice in Care for the Menopausal Patient: 14 Years after the Women’s Health Initiative– Initial and subsequent findings from the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) resulted in confusion regarding the safety and efficacy of menopause hormone therapy (MHT). Additional studies … Continue reading

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1.25 Free AANP CEUs for Nurse Practitioners- Clinical Documentation Tips for Asthma Management

Asthma Management and Tips for Clinical Documentation– Whether you know the step approach to asthma therapy like the back of your hand, or rely on pulling it up in an app when a patient presents with asthma, the goal of … Continue reading

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Free Pharmacology Hours for Nurse Practitioners- Improving Outcomes in Heart Failure

Meeting Quality Measures and Improving Outcomes in Heart Failure Patients With Comorbidities: Where Do New Therapies Fit? Describe the interrelationships of pathophysiology in heart failure (HF) and metabolic syndrome. Assess how current HF therapies can be used synergistically in the … Continue reading

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4.0 Free CEUs for Advanced Nurse Practitioners: Preventive Health Care

Preventive Health Care– Screening is an effective method for detecting and preventing acute and chronic diseases. In the United States healthcare tends to be provided after someone has become unwell and medical attention is sought. Poor health habits play a … Continue reading

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Free Pharmacology Hours for Advanced Practice Nurses: Head Lice- Diagnosis and Treatment

Head Lice: Update on Diagnosis and Treatment– Head lice infestation (also known as pediculosis) is the infection of the head hair and scalp by the head louse, Pediculus humanus capitis. The condition is common in the United States, particularly among … Continue reading

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Free Pharmacology Hours for ANPs- Heart Failure Management

Heart Failure Management: A 2016 Update List two new drug classes approved in 2015 for the treatment of heart failure List two specific goals for patient education regarding risk and benefit for these new therapies. Identify the indications for the … Continue reading

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Free Pharmacology Hours for APNs- Optimizing Treatment for HIV-infected Patients

Antiretroviral Therapy: Optimizing Treatment for HIV-infected Patients- With over 25 approved antiretroviral medications available in the U.S., clinicians are faced with multiple excellent options for initial treatment of an HIV-infected patient. Choosing between these options should be guided by specific … Continue reading

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Insurance Billing and Coding for Obesity Medicine- Free CEUs for Advanced Practice Nurses

Insurance Billing & Coding– As the obesity epidemic progresses, healthcare professionals should look toward educational forums to learn about the most modern advances in research, treatment, and best business practices to improve the quality of life for individuals who are obese … Continue reading

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Emerging Insulin Agents- Free Pharmacology Hours for Nurse Practitioners

Emerging Insulin Agents and the Pivotal Role of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants in Improving Diabetes Outcomes– In the US in 2012, 29.1 million people (9.1% of the population) had diabetes. Some projections estimate that diabetes will affect up to … Continue reading

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Addressing the Contraception Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults- Free CME for ANPs

Addressing the Contraception Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults– Despite improvements in the safety and tolerability of Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARCs), as well as current guideline recommendations, recent studies suggest that physician attitudes have been slow to change. Physicians’ … Continue reading

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Free Pharmacology Hours for ANPs- Managing Depression in Primary Care

Improving the Management of Depression in Primary Care: Insights into Diagnosis and Treatment– Major depressive disorder (MDD) is one of the most common mental disorders diagnosed in the United States, with an estimated 16% of US adults experiencing MDD at … Continue reading

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Obesity & the Rehab Patient- Free CE for Nurse Practitioners

Changing Health Behavior: The Challenge of the Rehab Patient– As the obesity epidemic progresses, healthcare professionals should look toward educational forums to learn about the most modern advances in research, treatment, and best business practices to improve the quality of life … Continue reading

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ADHD in Adolescents- Free Pharmacology Hours for Nurse Practitioners

Early Morning Functioning Impairments in Children and Adolescents With ADHD– Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders in children, which affected approximately 11% of children aged 4 to 17 years of age (6.4 million) in 2011.  ADHD … Continue reading

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Free Pharmacology Hours for APNs- Treatment Options for Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Emerging Treatment Options for Familial Hypercholesterolemia– Review the underlying genetic mutations and the role of genetic screening for heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HeFH) and homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH) as it relates to diagnosis and treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia and in response to … Continue reading

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1.25 Free Pharmacology CEUs for ANPs- Stroke Prevention in Patients with A Fib

Stroke Prevention in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation– This course addresses the the factors contributing to strokes in patients with atrial fibrillation, how to assess for stroke and bleeding risk, the pharmacology of oral anticoagulants, and individualization of treatment. Discuss the … Continue reading

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Diagnosing and Managing Bipolar Disorder- Free Pharmacology Hours for Nurse Practitioners

The Front-Line in the Diagnosis and Clinical Management of Bipolar Disorder– Bipolar disorder is characterized by the cyclical occurrence of elevated (manic or hypomanic) and depressed mood states. The illness, which includes the bipolar I and bipolar II subtypes, exacts … Continue reading

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Managing Idiopathic Overactive Bladder- Free CEUs for Advanced Practice Nurses

Best Practice Recommendations for Management of Overactive Bladder in the Elderly -Advanced practice gerontological nurses are uniquely positioned to effectively and safely manage elderly patients presenting with symptoms of idiopathic overactive bladder (OAB) and impact outcomes throughout their continuum of care. … Continue reading

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Managing Sleep Disturbances in Psych Patients- Free Pharmacology Hours for ANPs

Managing Sleep Disturbances in Psychiatric Patients– Discuss the diagnosis and management of sleep disorders in psychiatric patients. Individualize treatment choices, giving consideration to efficacy, safety, long-term data, and unique patient characteristics. Formulate appropriate treatment regimens considering the emergence of new … Continue reading

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