Nursing

EKG Interpretation and Response: Ventricular Dysrhythmias and Patient Care

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with information that is key to understanding the characteristics and general treatment protocols for different types of ventricular dysrhythmias. [...]

Released in 2017Series Contains 3 Items
$265.00
 
National Patient Safety Goals 2017

OVERVIEW: While the Joint Commissions National Patient Safety Goals are largely unchanged for 2017, the Joint Commission did revise the Elements of Performance related to preventing catheter-associated [...]

Released in 2017
$315.00
 
National Patient Safety Goals for Long Term Care 2017

OVERVIEW: This program provides nurses and other healthcare professionals with an understanding of the Joint Commissions National Patient Safety Goals for long term care environments.  While the [...]

Released in 2017
$199.00
 
Nursing Theory: Application to Nursing Practice

OVERVIEW: Nursing theory is the foundation of knowledge for the direction and delivery of nursing care and is used to describe, explain, predict and develop a plan of nursing care. This program [...]

Released in 2017
$315.00
 
Pathophysiology: Neurological System - Degenerative Disorders

Series Overview: Neurodegenerative diseases are progressive disorders that result in chronic, incurable, debilitating conditions that lead to damage or death of nerve cells.  The consequences [...]

Released in 2017Series Contains 2 Items
$590.00
 
Pathophysiology: Neurological System - Degenerative Disorders Part 1

Overview:  This program is the first of two parts on neurodegenerative diseases, and describes the characteristics, risk factors, and symptoms of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, Alzheimer's [...]

Released in 2017Series Contains 2 Items
$295.00
 
Pathophysiology: Neurological System - Degenerative Disorders Part 2

Overview: This program is the second of two parts on neurodegenerative diseases, and describes the characteristics, risk factors, and symptoms of multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, [...]

Released in 2017Series Contains 2 Items
$295.00
 
Pathophysiology: Neurological System - Infections

Program Overview: Since the central nervous system is crucial in the maintenance of health within the human body, it is important to understand issues that can arise when infections occur. This [...]

Released in 2017
$295.00
 
Pathophysiology: Neurological System - Seizures and Brain Tumors

Program Overview: The brain and nerves are often thought of as a smooth-running highway of electrical activity inside the body.  But uncontrolled electrical activity in the brain a seizure can [...]

Released in 2017
$295.00
 
Pediatric Pain Management Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: The experience of pain is at the same time universal yet unique to every individual. It is a multifaceted subjective experience, so it can be challenging to assess and manage. This [...]

Released in 2017Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Pediatric Pain Management: Assessing Pediatric Pain

OVERVIEW: No pediatric patient should have to endure pain.  But the discomfort many children feel because of injury, illness, or medical intervention may be missed because of inadequate [...]

Released in 2017Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Pediatric Pain Management: Understanding Pediatric Pain

OVERVIEW: Pain in childhood that is not adequately addressed can be detrimental to physical, emotional and academic development.  It is critical that healthcare providers be able to evaluate [...]

Released in 2017Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
The Challenge of Healthcare Literacy

OVERVIEW: It has become difficult for many members of the population to keep up with the recent changes to the world of healthcare. From prescriptions to medical instructions, these updates have [...]

Released in 2017
$315.00
 
Auscultation of Breath Sounds Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Listening to breath sounds can reveal important diagnostic information about many health conditions related to respiratory function. Because of this, auscultation of the lungs is [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Auscultation of Breath Sounds: Normal Breath Sounds

OVERVIEW: This program presents stethoscope use for lung auscultation, the physiology of normal breath sounds, selected landmarks used for auscultation, and the basic procedures for an pulmonary [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Auscultation of Breath Sounds: Abnormal Breath Sounds

OVERVIEW: Breath sounds offer important and often diagnostic information about many health conditions related to pulmonary function. This program will cover the qualities of breath sounds, abnormal [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Intravenous Therapy Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Over 90% of hospital patients receive intravenous therapy, including medication, nutrition, electrolytes, and blood. These life giving fluids are administered through IV and can [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 4 Items
$1,260.00
 
Intravenous Therapy: Basics and Venipuncture

OVERVIEW: Over 90% of hospital patients receive intravenous therapy, including medication, nutrition, electrolytes, and blood. These life-giving fluids are administered through an I.V. and can mean [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Intravenous Therapy: Pediatrics

OVERVIEW: Providing intravenous therapy for infants and children offers unique challenges and may have a different rationale for the IV therapy than with an adult.  Updated with a new look and [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Intravenous Therapy: Recognizing and Treating Complications

OVERVIEW: During intravenous therapy, some patients can experience complications--either local, at the I.V. site, or systemic.  Updated with a new look and feel, and the latest venipuncture practices, [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Intravenous Therapy: Routine Care and Discontinuation

OVERVIEW: After intravenous therapy has been started, the patient, the venipuncture site, and the I.V. system itself require regular monitoring and care. This care is necessary for the prevention [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Pathophysiology: Cardiac Pathology Part 1

Program Overview: This program, the first in this two-part series on cardiac pathology will focus on a few of the most common disorders of the heart: coronary heart disease, acute coronary syndrome, [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$295.00
 
Pathophysiology: Cardiac Pathology Part 2

Program Overview: This final program on cardiac pathology describes dysrhythmias of the cardiac conduction system, which is responsible for initiating and conducting electrical impulses to produce [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$295.00
 
Pathophysiology: Cardiac Pathology Series Overview

Series Overview: The human heart is amazing.  It beats over 100,000 per day and pumps 15 gallons of blood throughout the body every minute   Yet it is not infallible, and even today, [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$590.00
 
Pathophysiology: Central Nervous System Series Overview

Program Overview: So vital is the central nervous system to the wellbeing of the human body that even small changes or damage to parts of the system can result in profoundly life-altering effects. See [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$590.00
 
Pathophysiology: Central Nervous System SERIES: Acute Brain Injuries

Program Overview: This program focuses on acute injuries to the brain.  Beginning with a brief discussion of increased intracranial pressure and cerebral edema, both of which are common in brain [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$295.00
 
Pathophysiology: Central Nervous System: Acute Spinal Cord Injuries

Program Overview: This program focuses on acute injuries to the spinal cord including risk factors, classifications of spinal cord injuries, and descriptions of complications.  After completing [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Pathophysiology: Immune System Series Overview

Series Overview: An understanding of basic pathophysiology the study of the processes and mechanisms of disease in the body and the accompanying functional changes that result is a foundational skill [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$590.00
 
Pathophysiology: Part 1 - The Immune System

Program Overview: This program, part one of two parts on the immune system, will provide an overview of the components of the immune system and their roles. After completing this course, the learner [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$295.00
 
Pathophysiology: Part 2 - Immune System Responses

Program Overview: The first program in this two-part series describes the components of the immune system, and should be reviewed before viewing this program. This program describes how these components [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 2 Items
$295.00
 
Pathophysiology: The Vascular System

Program Overview: The adult human has about six quarts of blood that move through the vasculature in his or her body three times per minute, a circuit that is equal to 12,000 miles.  That is [...]

Released in 2016
$295.00
 
Preventing Medication Errors Part 1: General Recommendations for System-Wide Change

OVERVIEW: This is the first in a 3-part series that focuses on medication errors and strategies that can be implemented to prevent their occurrence.  In this program, general recommendations [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 3 Items
$249.00
 
Preventing Medication Errors Part 2: Sources of Errors and Basic Safety Practices

OVERVIEW: Medication errors are the most common form of medical mistake. This second program in a 3-part series will define the different events that may result from drug-related errors and identify [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 3 Items
$249.00
 
Preventing Medication Errors Part 3: What Nurses Can Do

OVERVIEW: This final program in a three-part series on preventing medication errors describes best practice recommendations from the Joint Commission that nurses can put in place in their own day-to-day [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 3 Items
$249.00
 
Preventing Medication Errors Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: One of the most common types of medical errors are errors involving medication. Fortunately, prevention measures have been shown to be greatly effective in reducing medication errors.  [...]

Released in 2016Series Contains 3 Items
$747.00
 
EKG Interpretation and Response Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This four-part series provides healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to interpret heart rate and rhythm waveforms obtained via Lead II of a 3-Lead, 5-Lead, [...]

Released in 2015 & 2017Series Contains 4 Items
$1,060.00
 
Adverse Reactions to Psychotropic Medications Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This 3 part series deals with adverse drug reactions or events the side effects that sometimes arise with the various medications used to treat psychiatric illnesses. The series [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$897.00
 
Adverse Reactions to Psychotropic Medications: Generalized Side Effects

OVERVIEW: This program begins with an introduction to Adverse Drug Reactions, looking at the generalized side effects for psychotropic medications used in the treatment of mental disorders. Many [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$299.00
 
Adverse Reactions to Psychotropic Medications: Medication Specific Reactions

OVERVIEW: This program looks at the side effects for specific psychotropic medications used in the treatment of mental disorders, including both first generation agents as well as second generation. [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$299.00
 
Adverse Reactions to Psychotropic Medications: Movement Disorders

OVERVIEW: This program looks at a specific subset of adverse drug reactions for psychotropic medications which are classified as movement disorders. The main types of movement disorders are described, [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$299.00
 
Basic Cardiac Monitoring: Understanding Fundamentals

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2015, this program introduces cardiac monitoring and the ECG, relating the cardiac cycle to the specific features of the ECG waveforms. Shows the 12-lead ECG; [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 4 Items
$199.00
 
Blood Collection Series

OVERVIEW: Part 1: This first program in the three-part Blood Collection series reviews the anatomic and physiologic considerations related to phlebotomy - the collection of blood - as well as describe [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Blood Collection: Anatomy and Physiology

OVERVIEW: Blood is the elixir of life. With every beat of the heart, blood circulates through the vessels of the body bringing the cells life-sustaining oxygen, nutrients, and hormones while removing [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Blood Collection: Performing Phlebotomy

OVERVIEW: Phlebotomy is the collection of blood, which is done to assess persons state of health, diagnose pathology, treat certain hematologic diseases, and for the collection of blood products [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Blood Collection: Special Considerations

OVERVIEW: Venipuncture is more than just putting a needle into a patients arm and drawing blood. Many clients are adults who are in good health, have visible veins, and are unafraid of the procedure [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Child Abuse Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Child abuse has been described as a silent epidemic, which strikes infants, youngsters, and teens without prejudice. These victims come from all socioeconomic groups, races, and [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Child Abuse: Introduction and Neglect

OVERVIEW: Child abuse has been described as a silent epidemic, which strikes infants, youngsters, and teens without prejudice. These victims come from all socioeconomic groups, races, and religions. [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Child Abuse: Physical and Psychological Abuse

OVERVIEW: Child abuse has been described as a silent epidemic, which strikes infants, youngsters, and teens without prejudice. These victims come from all socioeconomic groups, races, and religions. [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Child Abuse: Sexual Abuse

OVERVIEW: Healthcare professionals have to deal with all types of patients and situations that are difficult. Yet one of the most disturbing things they have to encounter is the abuse of an innocent [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Confidentiality Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Confidentiality is the foundation for trust in the patient caregiver relationship. Efforts to maintain and protect confidential information once focused solely on paper medical [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$357.00
 
Confidentiality: HIPAA Regulations

OVERVIEW: Protecting personal health information is not only the law, but also an ethical and moral obligation of all healthcare professionals. This program will concentrate on HIPAA Title II, the [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Confidentiality: How to Maintain Patient Confidentiality

OVERVIEW: Confidentiality is the foundation for trust in the patient-caregiver relationship. Efforts to maintain and protect confidential information once focused solely on paper medical records. [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Confidentiality: Vignettes

OVERVIEW: Nurses are required to protect the confidentiality of patient healthcare and personal information as part of their professional duties. Not only is this required by federal law, but it [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
EKG Interpretation and Response: Anatomy of the Heart, Reading an EKG

OVERVIEW: This course provides a brief summary and overview of the heart's components and functional properties as background for a discussion about electrocardiogram (EKG) interpretation. It [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$265.00
 
EKG Interpretation and Response: Atrial Dysrhythmias, Junctional Dysrhythmias, Heart Block

Overview: The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with information that is key to understanding the characteristics and interventional protocols for treating atrial dysrhythmias, junctional [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$265.00
 
EKG Interpretation and Response: Sinus Dysrhythmias

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this course is to provide nurses with an explanation of terms that are key to understanding dysrhythmias, as well as important information about each type of dysrhythmia. [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$265.00
 
Fluids and Electrolytes Balance Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: The body's fluid balance is an essential elemental component of health.  Disturbances in this balance can both indicate and be caused by a variety of pathologies.  Many [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Fluids and Electrolytes Balance: Basics

OVERVIEW: The body's fluid balance is an essential and elemental component of health. Disturbances in this balance can both indicate and be caused by a variety of pathologies. Many care decisions [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Fluids and Electrolytes Balance: Electrolyte Imbalances

OVERVIEW: Body fluids are filled with dissolved salts and minerals called electrolytes that are ionized with an electrical charge. The electrolyte balance in the body's fluids is absolutely crucial [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Fluids and Electrolytes Balance: Fluid Volume Imbalances

OVERVIEW: Fluid volume balance is a crucial measure of the state of a patient's health. The body is constantly losing water through the skin, kidneys, lungs and GI tract. As fluid enters and exits, [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Medical Error Series

OVERVIEW: In this three-part series is designed to provide healthcare workers with background information on the extent of the problem of medical errors, and describe specific [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$747.00
 
Medical Errors, Part 1: New Approaches to an Old Problem

OVERVIEW: In the years following the landmark study from the Institute of Medicine, To Error is Human, regulatory agencies and professional organizations have developed protocols [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$249.00
 
Medical Errors, Part 2: Prevention Practices

OVERVIEW: Medical Errors: Prevention Practices, the second in a three-part series on preventing Medical Errors, discusses important changes in healthcare practice that provide [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$249.00
 
Medical Errors, Part 3: Preventing Medication Errors

OVERVIEW: Errors that occur when providing medication is one of the most common and most avoidable types of medical errors. Medical Errors: Preventing Medication Errors, the final program in the three-part [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$249.00
 
Moderate or Procedural Sedation Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Moderate or procedural sedation is the condition produced by the administration of a drug or combination of drugs with the intent to sedate during diagnostic and therapeutic procedures [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Moderate or Procedural Sedation: Patient Assessment and Monitoring

OVERVIEW: The nurse has an important role in caring for patients who receive moderate, or procedural, sedation before, during, and after diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. This program focuses [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Moderate or Procedural Sedation: Preventing and Managing Complications: Sedation in Children

OVERVIEW: Not all patients are good candidates for moderate, or procedural, sedation. Pregnant women, and patients with kidney, liver, and cardiac disease may be excluded from receiving sedating drugs, [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Process and Critical Thinking Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: The Nursing Process is an essential decision-making system used by nurses to meet the healthcare needs of patients. It can be used in any setting and it allows for specific, individualized [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 2 Items
$498.00
 
Nursing Process and Critical Thinking: Critical Thinking in the Nursing Process

OVERVIEW: Adapting to new and increasing healthcare technology and coping with multiple nursing and medical priorities has required nurses to develop essential critical thinking and reason skills. [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 2 Items
$249.00
 
Nursing Process and Critical Thinking: The Nursing Process

OVERVIEW: The Nursing Process is an essential decision-making system used by nurses to meet the healthcare needs of patients. It can be used in any setting and it allows for specific, individualized [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 2 Items
$249.00
 
Obstetrical Nursing Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Newborns have unique anatomy and physiologic characteristics that need to be assessed at birth. Nurses with limited or no experience in the obstetrical environment need to be made [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 8 Items
$2,520.00
 
Obstetrical Nursing: Assisted Delivery and Cesarean Section

OVERVIEW: Some women experience no problem giving birth to their babies. Others have difficulty and need assistance. Common procedures used to assist a baby's birth [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 8 Items
$315.00
 
Obstetrical Nursing: Caring for the Antepartum Patient

OVERVIEW: The pregnant woman experiences significant changes during pregnancy that affect all of her major body systems and emotions. This program focuses on the physiological [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 8 Items
$315.00
 
Obstetrical Nursing: Caring for the Postpartum Patient

OVERVIEW: During the postpartum period of care, the patient may require a notable amount of physical and psychological care. This course focuses on the physiological, [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 8 Items
$315.00
 
Obstetrical Nursing: Complications of Pregnancy

OVERVIEW: While most women have healthy, straightforward pregnancies, some will experience significant complications. This program provides an overview of some of the more [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 8 Items
$315.00
 
Obstetrical Nursing: Electronic Fetal Monitoring

OVERVIEW: While most births occur naturally and without complication, some do not. The labor and delivery nurse must be able to use effective monitoring systems in [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 8 Items
$315.00
 
Obstetrical Nursing: Labor and Delivery

OVERVIEW: Labor is the apt term to describe the birthing process, which is laborious and painful, and characterized by distinct stages and phases. This course details [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 8 Items
$315.00
 
Obstetrical Nursing: Newborn Stabilization and Care

OVERVIEW: While most births occur naturally and without complication, some do not. By understanding basic newborn stabilization and care practices, the nurse can help [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 8 Items
$315.00
 
Obstetrical Nursing: Pain Control

OVERVIEW: Labor is the apt term to describe the birthing process, which is laborious and painful. This course describes how the body responds to pain during labor, and [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 8 Items
$315.00
 
Pain Management Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This comprehensive four-part series includes current understanding about the causes of pain, and both pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic methods of pain management. Specific topics [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 4 Items
$1,180.00
 
Pain Management: Pharmacological Treatment and Classification of Pain

OVERVIEW: This second program in the four part pain series will examine the three major groups of medications used to treat and manage pain: non-opioids, opioids, and adjuvants. It will also examine [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
Pain Management: Physical and Cognitive Treatment

OVERVIEW: This program examines the patient's pain experiences and shows how these experiences impact the caregiver's pain management strategies. In addition, complimentary treatment modalities [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
Pain Management: The Pain Process and Patient Assessment

OVERVIEW: This program describes psycho-physiological factors and other elements involved in the pain process. It describes the techniques of a thorough pain assessment, and identifies outcomes [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
Pain Management: Treatment for Special Populations

OVERVIEW: This last of four programs on pain management will examine the development of pain management programs for special populations: those who deny their pain, those not fully conscious, [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
The Human Immune System: Overview of Anatomy and Function

OVERVIEW:The human immune system is perhaps the most complicated system in our bidies. It is composed of organs and chemicals that interact with one another to perform the miracle of defending us against [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
The Human Immune System: The Immune Response

OVERVIEW: Our bodies are the perfect breeding ground for pathogenic invaders. Some of these microorganisms can make people sick, some critically ill, and some are so virulent they can even kill their [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
The Human Immune System: When It Turns Against the Body

OVERVIEW: This final program in the three-part Human Immune System series will describe what happens when something goes wrong with the immune system. It will focus on allergies, asthma and other common [...]

Released in 2015Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Acute Coronary Syndrome - A Nursing Perspective Series: Assessment & Care of the Patient with Acute Coronary Syndrome

OVERVIEW: Defining cardiovascular disease, this program explains the pathophysiology of atherosclerosis, compares and contrasts stable angina and acute coronary syndrome, and lists signs and symptoms. [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$299.00
 
Acute Coronary Syndrome - A Nursing Perspective: Bypass Surgery: DOS & Postoperative Care

OVERVIEW: This program states the incidence of vascular surgeries in the United States and explains the treatment plan, from preoperative, postoperative, through daily treatment goals, to [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$299.00
 
Acute Coronary Syndrome - A Nursing Perspective: Cardiac Rehab and Lifestyle Management

OVERVIEW: This program defines cardiac rehabilitation and states its general goals and components, compares its four phases, and how to develop a patient teaching plan for individuals in cardiac [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$299.00
 
Acute Coronary Syndrome - A Nursing Perspective: Coronary Angiography & Non-surgical Interventions

OVERVIEW: This program examines pre- and post-procedural nursing care of patients undergoing such cardiovascular procedures as angiograms, angioplasty, and stent placement. It features illustrative [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$299.00
 
Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Nursing Perspective Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Coronary artery disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, causing approximately 1.5 million heart attacks and 500,000 deaths per year. In addition, over a million [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$1,196.00
 
Age-specific Care Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This three part series communicates that through incorporating age-specific considerations into the care for each patient: You help identify and provide the care that particular [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Age-specific Care: Neonates, Infants, and Toddlers

OVERVIEW: This program is the first in a series focusing on age-specific care. This series covers cultural and communications considerations that apply across many age ranges. This program describes [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Age-specific Care: Preschoolers, School-agers, Tweens, and Adolescents

OVERVIEW: This program is the second in a series on age-specific care. This program provides nurses and other healthcare professionals with valuable information and guidance about the age-specific care [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Age-specific Care: Young Adults, Middle-aged Adults, Older Adults, Elders

OVERVIEW: Adulthood is the longest period of a persons lifespan, realistically extending 60 or more years from age 20. However, it should be obvious that the care needs of a 25-year-old will be significantly [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Basic Math for Nurses

OVERVIEW: Nurses in clinical environments will often encounter situations that require the use of mathematical formulas and computations, such as metric conversions, to provide safe and effective patient [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Basic Math for Nurses Series

SERIES OVERVIEW Nurses in clinical environments will often encounter situations that require the use of mathematical formulas and computations, such as metric conversions, to provide safe and effective [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Basic Math for Nurses: Calculating Oral, Parenteral, and Pediatric Dosages

OVERVIEW: Nurses must often make medication dosage calculations for medications that are delivered orally, parenterally through I.V.s and for pediatric patients. In each case, it is critical for the [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Basic Math for Nurses: Dosage Calculation

OVERVIEW: In a clinical environment, nurses are often called upon to calculate medication dosages in both solid and liquid forms using basic mathematical principles to calculate the correct dosage. This [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Beginning Pediatric Nursing Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: During the school-age years, from age 6 through the onset of puberty, the child is becoming increasingly independent and interacting with others outside the family. He is also starting [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$1,260.00
 
Beginning Pediatric Nursing: Adolescents

OVERVIEW: In a healthcare setting, teens are just teetering between childhood need for parental support and the wish for complete independence. Their bodies undergo tremendous transitioning through [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Beginning Pediatric Nursing: Neonates, Infants and Toddlers

OVERVIEW: Caring for pediatric patients can be intimidating. Their bodies function differently, they have different thought processes, and they are not able to clear communicate their needs or problems. [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Beginning Pediatric Nursing: Preschoolers

OVERVIEW: Preschool age children live lives of budding independence and exploration of the world beyond the immediate family, rapid cognitive growth, and continued physical growth. Caring for [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Beginning Pediatric Nursing: School-age Children

OVERVIEW: Preschool age children live lives of budding independence and exploration of the world beyond the immediate family, rapid cognitive growth, and continued physical growth. It is critical [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Cultural Awareness in Healthcare Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This three-program series addresses the important need for cultural awareness in the provision of healthcare in the 21st century, showing how cultural diversity impacts mutual understanding [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$897.00
 
Cultural Awareness in Healthcare: An Action Plan

OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner should be able to: Explain the importance of providing culturally and linguistically appropriate care Describe the CLAS standards put [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Cultural Awareness in Healthcare: Understanding the Need

OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner should be able to: Describe the importance of cultural awareness in the healthcare field. Explain some of the cultural differences that [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Cultural Awareness in Healthcare: Your Practice

OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner should be able to: Describe the importance of providing culturally and linguistically appropriate care. Explain key, specific ways that [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Current Issues in Tuberculosis Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Today tuberculosis is under control in the U.S., but it remains a serious threat worldwide with approximately 9 million new cases reported each year. This 2-part series describes the [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 2 Items
$398.00
 
Current Issues in Tuberculosis: Infection Control Procedures

OVERVIEW: Today TB is under control in the U.S., but it remains a series threat worldwide with approximately 9 million new cases reported each year. This program describes the three primary control [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 2 Items
$199.00
 
Current Issues in Tuberculosis: The American Epidemic

OVERVIEW: In the last hundred years, tuberculosis in America came full circle from being a serious threat, to being a forgotten disease of the past, to returning as a serious threat in the 1980s and [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 2 Items
$199.00
 
HIPAA for Healthcare Workers Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 received significant changes made to it as a part of the "American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$597.00
 
HIPAA for Healthcare Workers: An Overview

OVERVIEW: The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 began a series of complex and wide-ranging changes to the practice of health care in America. Significant revisions [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
HIPAA for Healthcare Workers: The Privacy Rule

OVERVIEW: The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996 began a series of complex and wide-ranging changes to the practice of health care in America. Significant revisions [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
HIPAA for Healthcare Workers: The Security Rule

OVERVIEW: The need for attention to data security came about largely because of past abuses that occurred in many places in healthcare. While regulations associated with the Security Rule have been [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Infection Control in Healthcare: Multidrug-Resistant Organisms

OVERVIEW:Multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs) are primarily the result of unnecessary and excessive antibiotic use and are associated with increased patient morbidity and mortality, increased length [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 5 Items
$169.00
 
Infection Control in Healthcare: Safe Work Practices

OVERVIEW:Safe practices have been developed by OSHA, the CDC and NIOSH to help prevent and control the spread of infectious diseases. It is essential that all healthcare professionals be aware of and [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 5 Items
$169.00
 
Medication Errors Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Reports about the impact medication errors have on patients and their families as well as healthcare providers are frequently in the news.  Hospitals, government agencies, [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 2 Items
$598.00
 
Medication Errors: The Eight Rights

OVERVIEW: 1. List the components of a medication order. 2. Explain the process for taking a telephone order for medication. 3. State how orders are transcribed from the order sheet to the patients [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 2 Items
$299.00
 
Medication Errors: The Eight Rights in Practice

OVERVIEW: 1. Describe in detail each of the Eight Rights of Medication Administration. 2. State the components of a complete medication order. 3. Identify the medication errors made in the case [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 2 Items
$299.00
 
Nursing Transitions Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This course provides an overview of the challenges faced by the novice nurse, and facilities integrating the novice nurse into the nursing staff. It describes strategies the new [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Nursing Transitions: New Graduate To Professional

OVERVIEW: The transition from nursing student to nurse is difficult. Nursing students enter colleges or universities with the hope that they will graduate and have a wonderful orientation with a [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Transitions: Preceptors and Mentors

OVERVIEW: The need for nurses is great today, but it will reach a critical point in the near future. In fact, by some estimates another 500,000 nurses will be needed by 2025. This course acknowledges [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Psychotropic Medication Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This series deals with adverse drug reactions or events the side effects that sometimes arise with the various medications used to treat psychiatric illnesses. Each program focuses [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 5 Items
$1,260.00
 
Psychotropic Medications: Assessment and Intervention

OVERVIEW: Explain the role of neurotransmitters in the nervous system. Describe the range of behaviors and symptoms that should be taken into consideration when assessing for mental illnesses. Explain [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Psychotropic Medications: Antianxiety Agents

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this course is to provide nurses an understanding of the types of anxiety disorders, medications used in nursing intervention and the possible side effects of these medications. [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Psychotropic Medications: Antidepressant Agents

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this program is to provide nurses an understanding of the types of depression disorders, medications used in nursing intervention and the possible side effects of these [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Psychotropic Medications: Antipsychotic Agents

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this program is to provide nurses an understanding of the schizophrenia, medications used in nursing intervention and the possible side effects of these medications. This [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Psychotropic Medications: Mood Stabilizing Agents

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this program is to provide nurses an understanding of the signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder, nursing interventions and the medications used to treat bipolar disorders. [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Restraints Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Over the past decade a number of deaths have been attributed to improper use of restraints or seclusion. The concern has become so great that the Joint Commission has issued a sentinel [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$597.00
 
Restraints: Alternatives to Restraints

OVERVIEW: Over the last two decades, the use of restraints has declined dramatically in acute, long term care and psychiatric healthcare settings. The pressure to reduce the use of restraints has [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Restraints: Legal Considerations and Patient Rights

OVERVIEW: Over the last two decades, the use of restraints has declined dramatically in acute, long term care and psychiatric healthcare settings. The pressure to reduce the use of restraints has [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Restraints: Safe Application of Restraints

OVERVIEW: Over the last two decades, the use of restraints has declined dramatically in acute, long term care and psychiatric healthcare settings. The pressure to reduce the use of restraints has [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Serious Reportable Events

SERIES OVERVIEW: Ensuring and increasing patient safety are primary goals for most every healthcare organization. Large scale efforts such as the Serious Reportable Events in Healthcare list developed [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$795.00
 
Serious Reportable Events: Hospital-Acquired Conditions in Inpatient Settings

OVERVIEW: This program will describe these events, which CMS has defined as "those that should never happen OBJECTIVES: After watching this program viewers should be able [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$265.00
 
Serious Reportable Events: Identification and Prevention Part 2

OVERVIEW: This program will discuss the remaining four categories of reportable events from the NQFs Serious Reportable Events in Healthcare list. OBJECTIVES: After watching [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$265.00
 
Serious Reportable Events: Identification and Prevention Part I

OVERVIEW: This program will discuss the first three categories of reportable events from the NQFs Serious Reportable Events in Healthcare list. OBJECTIVES: After watching [...]

Released in 2014
$265.00
 
The Nursing Assistant: Infection Control

OVERVIEW: Because of frail health and a declining immune system, many elderly residents are more susceptible to infections for example, urinary tract infections or respiratory infections such as [...]

Released in 2014
$149.00
 
Understanding Restorative Care Series

SERIES OVERVIEW:The purpose of this series is to serve as a Restorative Care training and educational resource. The focus is on the role of RNAs; however, the information in this program can also serve [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 3 Items
$447.00
 
Wound Care Part 1: Physiology

OVERVIEW: One of the fundamental goals of healthcare professionals is to heal wounds, prevent complications associated with wounds, and preserve the ability to function. This course, the first in the [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Wound Care Part 2: Assessment and Documentation

OVERVIEW:Wound assessment is more than just looking at the lesion. It is a holistic approach to care that identifies systemic, psychosocial, and local factors that may precipitate a wound or impede its [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Wound Care Part 3: Types of Wounds

OVERVIEW:Cuts, abrasions, and lacerations heal quickly and, most often, without medical attention. Yet, sometimes wounds are more complex or serious. In these cases, it is important to seek medical [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Wound Care Part 4: Treatment Modalities

OVERVIEW:Cuts, abrasions, and lacerations heal quickly and, most often, without medical attention. Yet, sometimes wounds are more complex or serious. In these cases, it is important to seek medical and [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Wound Care Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Cuts, abrasions, and lacerations heal quickly and, most often, without medical attention. Yet, sometimes wounds are more complex or serious. In these cases, it is important to seek [...]

Released in 2014Series Contains 4 Items
$1,260.00
 
Infection Control in Healthcare Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Controlling and preventing the spread of infection has always been a goal in any healthcare setting. But in recent decades challenges presented by dangerous blood-borne pathogens [...]

Released in 2013 & 2014Series Contains 5 Items
$845.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This series provides a comprehensive overview of human anatomy. Each of the ten programs focuses on one body system and includes brief descriptions of how on each system interacts [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$3,150.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Circulatory System

OVERVIEW: The cardiovascular system is the first body system described in this Anatomy and Physiology series. This series is a quick-paced and engaging basic introduction to anatomy and physiology [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Digestive System

OVERVIEW: The digestive system is the next body system in this Anatomy and Physiology series. This series is a quick-paced and engaging basic introduction to anatomy and physiology appropriate [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Endocrine System

OVERVIEW: This program provides a basic introduction to the components of the endocrine system appropriate for high-school students, junior college and vocational schools.  This [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Integumentary System

OVERVIEW: This program provides basic information on the skin and other components and functions of the integumentary system.  This includes descriptions of:  The skin Hair Nails Teeth [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Muscular System

OVERVIEW: This program provides information on the three types of muscles, their functions and how they work. The program describes: skeletal muscles, smooth muscles and cardiac muscles muscle [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Nervous System

OVERVIEW: This program provides a basic introduction to the components of the nervous system appropriate for high-school students, junior college and vocational schools. This includes descriptions [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Reproductive System

OVERVIEW: This program provides a basic introduction to the organs and functions of the reproductive system. This includes descriptions of: genes and chromosomes organs and functions [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Respiratory System

OVERVIEW: This program provides a quick-paced, basic introduction to the components of the respiratory system. This program describes:  The organs of the respiratory system The [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Skeletal System

OVERVIEW: This program provides a basic introduction to the components of the skeletal system appropriate for high-school students, junior college and vocational schools. The following components [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Anatomy and Physiology: The Urinary System

OVERVIEW: This program provides a quick-paced, basic introduction to the components of the urinary system. This includes descriptions of the following organs and functions: The kidneys, the ureters, [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 10 Items
$315.00
 
Documentation Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Though not a therapy or course of treatment, documentation is a critical component of providing nursing care. Whether electronically or in print, the recording of a patient's condition, [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Documentation: Electronic Medical Records Federal Regulations

OVERVIEW:Documentation of patient care using electronic medical records (EMR) has become method preferred by many healthcare organizations and is both encouraged and mandated by the federal government. [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Documentation: Essentials of Nursing Documentation

OVERVIEW:This program describes commonly used approaches to documentation, a review of the basic data to record in patient records, and practice guidelines to follow that protect patient privacy, comply [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Enteral Feeding Tubes Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Advances in treatment and technology have made enteral feeding tubes common in a wide range of healthcare settings. As a result, familiarity with enteral feeding tubes, and their [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 3 Items
$747.00
 
Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses Part 1: Tube Identification

OVERVIEW: Advances in treatment and technology have made enteral feeding tubes common in a wide range of healthcare settings. As a result, familiarity with enteral feeding tubes and their use and [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 3 Items
$219.00
 
Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses Part 2: Administering Formula and Medication

OVERVIEW:From acute care to long term care, enteral feeding tubes are found in a broad range of healthcare settings. Healthcare providers, from surgeons to nursing assistants, must be familiar with [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 3 Items
$219.00
 
Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses Part 3: Daily Care and Troubleshooting

OVERVIEW: Enteral feeding tubes technology has also brought more design and feature options, increasing the complexity of feeding tubes. As a result, familiarity with enteral feeding tubes, and their [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 3 Items
$219.00
 
Infection Control in Healthcare: An Introduction

OVERVIEW: Faced with dangerous bloodborne pathogens like HIV and hepatitis B and C, and a rise in the number of multidrug - resistant organisms, preventing the spread of infections has never been [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 5 Items
$169.00
 
Infection Control in Healthcare: Precautions

OVERVIEW: Precautions have been developed by OSHA and the CDC to help prevent and control the spread of infectious diseases. It is essential that all healthcare professionals be aware of and abide [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 5 Items
$169.00
 
Infection Control in Healthcare: Regulatory and Administrative Measures

OVERVIEW:Reducing the number of healthcare - associated infections (HAIs) is a complex issue and a number of government agencies and healthcare organizations have developed guidelines and standards to [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 5 Items
$169.00
 
Medicating Children Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Every day, 1 in 5 children under 18 years of age receives medication for an acute pathology. When mediations taken for chronic conditions such as asthma, diabetes and ADHD as well [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Medicating Children: Preventing Errors

OVERVIEW: Due to their small size and other physiological differences, children are particularly vulnerable to medication errors. This program focuses on strategies to prevent errors when administering [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Medicating Children: Techniques for Medication Administration

OVERVIEW: This program demonstrates and describes the safest, gentlest and least intrusive methods of administering pediatric medications to children of varying ages including instruction on the precise [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: Eyes, Ears, and Nose

OVERVIEW: This program provides a review of the anatomy of the eyes, ears, and nose, then demonstrates and describes a step-by-step approach for collecting subjective and objective data for use [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: Head and Neck, Mouth and Throat

OVERVIEW: This program provides a review of the anatomy of the head, neck, mouth, and throat, then demonstrates and describes a step-by-step approach for collecting subjective and objective [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: Head-to-Toe-Assessment

OVERVIEW: This program demonstrates and describes a step-by-step approach to an initial head-to-toe assessment that would be used for screening when providing either inpatient or outpatient care. [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Cardiovascular System, Part 1: Anatomy and Subjective Data

OVERVIEW: Although pumping blood throughout the body to deliver oxygen and nutrition and remove waste seems like a simple task, it involves complex processes that, if fail, can literally mean [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Female Genitourinary System

OVERVIEW: This program provides a review of the anatomy of the female genitourinary system and breasts, then demonstrates and describes a step-by-step approach for collecting subjective and objective [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Integumentary System

OVERVIEW: This program provides a review of the anatomy of the integumentary system, then demonstrates and describes a step-by-step approach for collecting subjective data for use in an assessment [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Key to Quality Patient Care

OVERVIEW: The nurse often serves as the eyes and ears of the patients healthcare team, as he or she has the most frequent direct and prolonged patient contact. This frequent contact is a primary [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Male Genitourinary System

OVERVIEW: This program provides a review of the anatomy of the male genitourinary system, then demonstrates and describes a step-by-step approach for collecting subjective and objective data for [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Musculoskeletal System

OVERVIEW: The musculoskeletal assessment focuses on body structure and movement. Pain, injury and mobility issues often cause an individual to seek medical assistance for this reason, its important [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Negligence Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Medical malpractice is costly. Each year, over 225,000 Americans die as a result of errors or negligence while another 1.5 million individuals are injured or harmed. The financial burden [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$730.00
 
Nursing Negligence: Guidelines for Care

OVERVIEW: This course defines nursing negligence and describes the four legal components of negligence. It provides information on the most common types of negligence including delegation of nursing [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Negligence: What You Can Do

OVERVIEW: This program features a series of vignettes to provide practical guidance and describes steps nurses can take to protect themselves, their patients and their facilities from acts of negligence [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Pediatric Physical Assessment Part 1

OVERVIEW: An essential part of preventive pediatric medicine is a complete and thorough physical assessment. Pediatric Physical Assessment Part 1 covers the evaluation of external body functions, [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Pediatric Physical Assessment Part 2

OVERVIEW: An essential part of preventive pediatric medicine is a complete and thorough physical assessment. Pediatric Physical Assessment Part 2 covers the examination of internal body functions, [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Pediatric Physical Assessment Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Performing a physical assessment on a child can be a challenge and requires healthcare professionals to not only have a solid knowledge-base of the normal growth and development patterns [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Preventing Bloodborne Infections Series

SERIES OVERVIEW:In the 1980s, the worldwide AIDS epidemic focused new attention on infection control procedures, particularly as they relate to bloodborne pathogens such as the virus that causes AIDS, [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 3 Items
$357.00
 
Preventing Bloodborne Infections: Bloodborne Viruses

OVERVIEW:Infection control practices in healthcare have changed radically since the advent of HIV/AIDS and hepatitis C in the 1980s. While the hazards remain, changes in care practices and protective [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 3 Items
$119.00
 
Preventing Bloodborne Infections: Engineering Controls Work Practice Controls

OVERVIEW:After intense study by both the CDC and OSHA, new recommendations and mandates were made that brought about many changes in healthcare practice to help prevent the spread of bloodborne infections. [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 3 Items
$119.00
 
Preventing Bloodborne Infections: Preventing Transmission, Protecting Yourself

OVERVIEW: One effect of the AIDS epidemic was an intensified scrutiny of infection control practices throughout American and world healthcare, particularly practices relating to the transmission of [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 3 Items
$119.00
 
Preventing Nursing Negligence Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This two-part series begins with a discussion of negligence and each of its four components. Delegation is also explored as the use of unlicensed assistive personnel may put the nurse [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$498.00
 
Preventing Nursing Negligence: Guidelines for Care

OVERVIEW: 1. Define the term "nursing negligence. 2. Name three sources of information on legal standards of care. 3. Differentiate between compensatory and punitive damages. 4. List the "five rights [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$299.00
 
Preventing Nursing Negligence: What You Can Do

OVERVIEW: List the four elements which must be proven to establish negligence. Name three documents which a nurse should review regularly to maintain competence in managing negligence. Discuss [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$299.00
 
Prevention of Transmissible Infections in the Perioperative Practice Setting

The content of this video is in accordance with the latest AORN "Recommended Practices for Prevention of Transmissible Infections in the Perioperative Practice Setting" and the evidence-based guidelines [...]

Released in 2013
$298.00
 
Spiritual Care in Nursing Practice

OVERVIEW:   This program explores the place of spirituality in nursing practice, presents guidelines for incorporating spiritual care into nursing, and teaches specific skills for effective [...]

Released in 2013
$199.00
 
Violence In Healthcare Part 1: Empowering You to Be Prepared

OVERVIEW: This program focuses on identifying potential sources of violence and conditions that can predisposes to violence to reduce the risk of assault and empower the learner to be prepared. OBJECTIVES: Identify [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$295.00
 
Violence In Healthcare Part 2: What to Do When Violence Occurs

OVERVIEW: This program demonstrates and describes the "four Rs" of dealing with violence through recognizing the signals, resolving conflicts, responding quickly and reporting and documenting after [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$295.00
 
Violence in Healthcare Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Healthcare facilities must often deal with the results of violence outside their walls, but sometimes the violence seeps into the healthcare environment itself, as with instances [...]

Released in 2013Series Contains 2 Items
$580.00
 
Nursing Assessment Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: The series is designed to impress upon the student the critical importance of the nursing assessment and includes demonstrations of appropriate examine techniques related to each [...]

Released in 2012 & 2013Series Contains 14 Items
$4,410.00
 
A Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment

OVERVIEW: The consequences of Americas surge in its aging population are profound. More than half of those over age 65 report at least one disability. Three-quarters of those over age 80 have [...]

Released in 2012
$315.00
 
Caring for the Stoma, Caring for the Patient: Enterostomal Therapy Nursing

OVERVIEW:Ostomy surgery is a life-changing event. It is the job and function of the healthcare professional caring for the post-ostomy patient to provide care for the stoma. However, the healthcare professional [...]

Released in 2012
$315.00
 
Common Feeding Tubes Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Usually placed by a nurse, nasogastric tubes are found in a wide variety of clinical situations due to their versatility and ease of use for both diagnostic and therapeutic treatment [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Common Feeding Tubes: Nasogastric Intubation

OVERVIEW: Placing a nasogastric tube is a critical skill for nurses providing care in many different care settings. Their use is often indicated for both diagnostic and therapeutic treatment of patients, [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Common Feeding Tubes: Replacement Balloon Gastrostomy Tubes

OVERVIEW: The increased use of gastrostomy tubes for long-term feeding and other treatments has made the replacement of balloon gastrostomy tubes an increasingly common nursing procedure. Nurses need [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
How the Body Ages Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: In the 21st century, people are living longer, healthier lives. Even though aging is a natural process which often entails physical or mental degeneration, older adults, like people [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
How the Body Ages, Part 1: Cardiovascular, Respiratory, and Musculoskeletal Systems

OVERVIEW: This program discusses the changes that occur in the cardiovascular system, the respiratory system and the musculoskeletal system. Understanding these changes can be crucial to helping you [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
How the Body Ages, Part 2: Central Nervous System, The Senses, and Emotions

OVERVIEW: This program provides nurses and other healthcare workers with knowledge and tools to understand the changes that occur in the central nervous system, the senses, and the emotions of [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
How the Body Ages, Part 3: Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary, and Integumentary Systems

OVERVIEW: This program provides nurses and other healthcare workers with knowledge and tools to understand the changes that occur in the gastrointestinal, genitourinary, and integumentary systems [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment Series: The Respiratory System

OVERVIEW: The nurse often serves as the eyes and ears of the patients healthcare team, as he or she has the most frequent direct and prolonged patient contact. This frequent contact is a primary [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 12 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Cardiovascular System, Part 2: Objective Data

OVERVIEW: Although pumping blood throughout the body to deliver oxygen and nutrition and remove waste seems like a simple task, it involves complex processes that, if fail, can literally mean the [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Digestive System

OVERVIEW: Gastrointestinal complaints and concerns about diet are high on the list of reasons people seek medical assistance. For this reason, its important for the nurse to be able to perform a [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Nervous System, Part 1: Anatomy and Subjective Data

OVERVIEW: Because of its complexity, assessment of the nervous system begins with a good understanding of the components of the central and peripheral nervous system. And, because sensations can be [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Nursing Assessment: The Nervous System, Part 2: Objective Data

OVERVIEW: Objective assessment of the nervous system is an extensive process involving assessment of each of the 12 cranial nerves, cerebellar function, the sensory system, reflexes and mental [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 14 Items
$315.00
 
Professionalism in Healthcare Series

SERIES OVERVIEW:Nurses continue to outrank other professions in Gallup's annual Honesty and Ethics Ratings of Professions since they were added to the list in 1999. What gives nurses such respect is [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Professionalism in Healthcare: Patient Interactions, Communication and Personal Development

OVERVIEW:This program discusses ways you can exhibit professionalism while caring for patients. It focuses on improving communications with patients and colleagues and how to improve professionalism [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Professionalism in Healthcare: Professional Behavior, Attitude and Attire

OVERVIEW: This program will discuss the elements of professionalism focusing on personal behavior, attitude and professional attire and how these approaches and behaviors can ensure you are a responsible, [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Protecting Your Body at Work Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: In an average workday, healthcare workers are required to stand or sit for long periods of time and lift heavy, cumbersome weight, often non-ambulatory patients, sometimes in awkward [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Protecting Your Body at Work, Part 1: The Mechanics of Lifting and Moving

OVERVIEW: This program will explain how the muscles and bones of the body work together to move, and describes common back injuries that can occur from moving incorrectly. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Protecting Your Body At Work, Part 2: The Mechanics of Lifting and Moving

OVERVIEW: This program demonstrates and describes the mechanics of lifting and moving weight, including using appropriate muscle groups, using the center of gravity, and balance. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Protecting Your Body At Work, Part 3: Moving Patients Safely

OVERVIEW: This program demonstrates and describes ways healthcare workers can maintain their own safety and avoid injury when they move, turn, and ambulate patients, and when to obtain the assistance [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Rapid Physical Assessment

OVERVIEW: This updated program gives a new look and feel to Medcoms popular and trusted course for performing a rapid physical assessment. The program provides a comprehensive review of the steps [...]

Released in 2012
$315.00
 
Respiratory Distress in the Pediatric Patient Series

SERIES OVERVIEW:Respiratory pathologies are one of the major problems affecting the health and well being of children. These issues can be due to infection, allergy, trauma, or congenital anomalies. [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Respiratory Distress in the Pediatric Patient: Anatomy, Physiology, and Breath Sounds

OVERVIEW: The immature respiratory system is very different from that of an adult. Respiratory pathologies are one of the major problems affecting the health and well being of children. These issues [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Respiratory Distress in the Pediatric Patient: Assessment and Intervention

OVERVIEW: Respiratory pathologies due to infection, allergy, trauma, or congenital anomalies are one of the major problems affecting the health and well being of children. Signs of distress must be [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Understanding Restorative Care Part 1: Introduction to Restorative Care

OVERVIEW:The goal of restorative care nursing is to promote greater functioning and independence for the resident, which in turn can restore their hope, dignity, and well-being. To achieve this, it is [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Understanding Restorative Care Part 2: Getting a Resident Started

OVERVIEW:As every resident is different, it is essential to properly assess their needs and determine when and how they should get started on a Restorative Care Program that best fits them. Through several [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Understanding Restorative Care Part 3: Restorative Care Practices

OVERVIEW: As the front-line caregiver, RNA's need to have a great level of understanding of what level of assistance the resident requires, and what they are capable of achieving on their own--and provide [...]

Released in 2012Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Abnormal Heart Sounds Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Cardiac auscultation provides information about the rate and rhythm of the heart, valve function and possible anatomical defects. It requires a methodical approach with careful attention [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Admission and Discharge

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program discusses time-saving procedures and associated responsibilities.

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Advance Directives: Guidelines for Healthcare Providers

OVERVIEW: Approaches the subject from the point of view of healthcare staff, and offers suggestions for communications with patients. Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program presents an overview [...]

Released in 2011
$75.00
 
Advanced Cardiac Monitoring Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program provides a comprehensive overview of knowledge required for working with critically ill patients. Each program emphasizes the importance [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$597.00
 
Advanced Cardiac Monitoring: Determining Electrical Axis

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program describes how to determine the electrical axis of the heart using the 12-lead ECG. Illustrates six frontal plane lead positions and charges [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Advanced Cardiac Monitoring: Intraventricular Conduction Disturbances

OVERVIEW: Updated in 2011, this program identifies ECG changes associated with intraventricular conduction disturbances. Discusses the normal process of synchronous ventricular activation and anatomic [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Advanced Cardiac Monitoring: Ventricular Ectopy vs. Aberrancy

OVERVIEW: This program, updated in 2011, assesses the cardiac waveform to distinguish clinically insignificant changes from those warranting immediate intervention.Focuses on differentiation between [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Aging: The Natural Process

OVERVIEW: This program takes a look at the changes that occur naturally to the various systems of the human body as a person ages and describes actions that can be taken to maximize and maintain their [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Airway Care: Tracheostomy Care, Tube Change, and Artificial Airway Cuff Management

OVERVIEW: Maintaining airway patency and preventing infection are two primary concerns when providing care to the patient with a tracheostomy tube. Other needs are caring for the stoma, providing [...]

Released in 2011
$345.00
 
Alzheimer's Disease Part 1: Coping with Confusion

Reviewed 2011 Stresses specific interventions for problems of personal hygiene, nutrition, exercise, incontinence, wandering, communication, agitation.

Released in 2011
$249.00
 
Anti-Infective Medication Therapy Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Since the advent of penicillin in the 1940's, medications have played an important role in the treatment of infectious diseases. Initially focused on the development and use of [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 6 Items
$1,590.00
 
Anti-Infective Medication Therapy: Assessment of an Infection

OVERVIEW: This program covers an overview of pathogens, the general signs and symptoms of infection and the cultures and tests used to identify them. OBJECTIVES: After completing this [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 6 Items
$265.00
 
Assessment of the Newborn Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This series provides a comprehensive introduction to care of the term newborn. It includes five individual programs, each approximately 20 minutes in length. Viewing this series [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$1,495.00
 
Basic Cardiac Monitoring: Dysrhythmias of the AV Node and Ventricles

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2015, this program presents four dysrhythmias originating in the AV node, and four originating in the ventricles. For each dysrhythmia, the program illustrates [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 4 Items
$199.00
 
Basic Cardiac Monitoring: Dysrhythmias of the SA Node and Atria

OVERVIEW: Updated in 2011, this program discusses cardiac dysrhythmias of the sinoatrial node and the atria. Presents the importance of dysrhythmias, and the nursing responsibilities, including [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 4 Items
$199.00
 
Basic Cardiac Monitoring: Setting Up Cardiac Monitors

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2008, this program demonstrates the operation of the bedside cardiac monitor, the central station monitor and telemetry. Explains programming the central station [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 4 Items
$199.00
 
Basic Clinical Skills: The Bed Bath

OVERVIEW: The Bed Bath is an important part of the individualized care many patients receive while hospitalized, and is one of the basic skills all nurses must know.  The bed bath not only helps [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Basic Oxygen Administration

OVERVIEW: An update of a classic Medcom Basic Skills program, "Basic Oxygen Administration" provides an overview of administering oxygen to patients in clinical and home settings. It [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Beginnings of Life SERIES 1

Creating a brand new person requires a complex biological process featuring a cast of microscopic characters.

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$447.00
 
Beginnings of Life SERIES 1: From Conception to Baby

OVERVIEW: Creating a brand new person requires a complex biological process featuring a cast of microscopic characters. Viewers learn about fertilization and how chromosomes determine the gender [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Beginnings of Life SERIES 1: Heredity Environment

OVERVIEW: Is it our DNA or our environment that makes us who we are? Learn about the structures and chemistry of DNA molecules. Students see how genes are passed from parents to offspring and how [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Beginnings of Life SERIES 1: Newborn Development

OVERVIEW: Within the first few minutes of life, children start adapting to their new environment. In this program, we show how professionals use the Apgar testto assess a newborn's health and the [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$250.00
 
Beginnings of Life SERIES 2

A lot happens between the onset of labor and the first moments of a new life.

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$298.00
 
Beginnings of Life SERIES 2: Pregnancy in Progress

OVERVIEW: For parents-to-be, the road from conception to birth is one filled with endless questions, changes, and decisions. In this program, viewers learn the early signs of pregnancy and the host [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Beginnings of Life SERIES 2: Understanding Childbirth

OVERVIEW: A lot happens between the onset of labor and the first moments of a new life. This program explores approaches to childbirth, including different methods and environments, as well as what [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Cardiac Auscultation Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Cardiac auscultation provides information about the rate and rhythm of the heart, valve function and possible anatomical defects. It requires a methodical approach with careful attention [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Cardiac Auscultation: Abnormal Heart Sounds, Part 1

OVERVIEW: This program provides the learner with a thorough understanding of the characteristics and causes of abnormal heart sounds and skills to examine the most common cardiac murmurs. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Cardiac Auscultation: Abnormal Heart Sounds, Part 2

OVERVIEW: This program provides the learner with a thorough understanding of the characteristics and causes of abnormal heart sounds and skills to examine the most common cardiac murmurs. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Cardiac Auscultation: Normal Heart Sounds

OVERVIEW: Cardiac auscultation provides information about the rate and rhythm of the heart, valve functioning and possible anatomical defects. It requires knowledge of what heart sounds are [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Cardiac Auscultation: The Anatomy and Physiology of Heart Sounds

OVERVIEW: Familiarity with normal and abnormal heart sounds provides the foundation for many clinical assessments. This program focuses on cardiac auscultation, or listening to the sounds produced [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Cardiac Auscultaton: The Process of Basic Cardiac Auscultation

OVERVIEW: This program provides nurses and other healthcare professionals with a thorough understanding of auscultation techniques and practices, including the basic process of cardiac auscultation, [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Cardiac Medications and Nursing Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: The series focuses on the medications used to treat conditions of the cardiovascular system.  It begins with an overview of the anatomy and physiology of the heart, followed [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$1,495.00
 
Cardiac Medications and Nursing: Anatomy Review and Antianginals

OVERVIEW: Describe the basic physiology of the cardiovascular system. List the factors which affect the hearts ability to pump blood. Discuss the role of inotropic and chronotropic medications [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$299.00
 
Cardiac Medications and Nursing: Antiarrhythmic Agents, part 1

OVERVIEW: List and define the four electrophysiologic properties of the heart. Describe the polarization-depolarization-repolarization cycle of a cardiac cell. Compare and contrast the pacemaker [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$299.00
 
Cardiac Medications and Nursing: Antiarrhythmic Agents, part 2

OVERVIEW: Compare and contrast the four categories of antiarrhythmic medications in the Vaughn-Williams Classification. List at least two drugs from each of the Vaughan-Williams classifications. Define [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$299.00
 
Cardiac Medications and Nursing: Antihypertensives and Anticoagulants

OVERVIEW: Describe how hypertension leads to other forms of heart disease. List four conditions that often lead to a diagnosis of hypertension. State actions, indications, and contraindications [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$299.00
 
Cardiac Medications and Nursing: Heart Failure Meds & Cholesterol-Lowering Agents

OVERVIEW: State actions, indications, and contraindications for the use of digoxin. Outline patient teaching for individuals taking digoxin. Define heart failure and list its effects. Discuss [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$299.00
 
Caring for Patients with Special Needs Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Increasingly, nurses in acute care hospitals are caring for patients who are admitted for a variety of conditions who present unique care challenges due to cognitive or sensory [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$897.00
 
Caring for Patients with Special Needs: Cognitive Impairment

OVERVIEW: Cognitive impairment can be caused by a variety of conditions, commonly Alzheimer's Disease, multi-infarct dementia, and post-traumatic brain injury. This program describes how symptomatic [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$295.00
 
Caring for Patients with Special Needs: Hearing Impairment

OVERVIEW: The common causes and symptoms of hearing loss are identified in this program and strategies for communicating with those with hearing impairment are demonstrated. In addition, methods [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$295.00
 
Caring for Patients with Special Needs: Visual Impairment

OVERVIEW: This program identifies common symptoms and causes of vision loss. It demonstrates practical strategies for teaching visually impaired individuals, and assisting them adapt to new environments [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$295.00
 
Caring for the Dying Patient Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Updated in 2011, this three-part series addresses the care needs of dying patients.  Using interviews with healthcare professionals and effective vignettes, the series addresses [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Caring for the Dying Patient, Part 1: Physical Care

OVERVIEW: Addresses important physical needs, including the transition from curative to symptomatic care. Topics include: effective pain management strategies and addiction [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$285.00
 
Caring for the Dying Patient, Part 2: Team Approach to Comprehensive Care

OVERVIEW: Describes the team approach to caring for patients and their caregivers, including hospice concepts on treating the whole person. Various patient and family reactions to a terminal [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$285.00
 
Caring for the Dying Patient, Part 3: Bereavement Issues

OVERVIEW: Discusses the stages and ramifications of grief, mourning and bereavement and how a professional's interactions with patients and families can help or hurt. Discusses different aspects [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$285.00
 
Chemically Dependent Nurse: Identification and Response

OVERVIEW: Updated in 2011, t his program describes behaviors that are indicative of substance abuse in both nursing students and graduate nurses. Describes different methods of drug diversion and [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Chemically Dependent Nurse: Nurse to Nurse: From Addiction to Recovery

OVERVIEW: Updated in 2011, this video uses interviews with nurses in recovery to provide a compelling look at the internal struggle of addiction and the challenging road to recovery. Nurses and nursing [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Chemically Dependent Nurse: The Nurse's Story

OVERVIEW: This video describes the characteristics of nurses who become chemically dependent and discusses the high cost to healthcare facilities of such addiction. Describes attitudes contributing [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Cleansing Enema

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program provides instruction on patient and solution preparation, and demonstrates enema administration techniques.

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
CPR: A Guide for Healthcare Workers

OVERVIEW:   Based on the 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC, this course provides instruction on how to administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) to adults, children and infants, [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Diabetes in Clinical Practice

OVERVIEW: In the United States, diabetes has become an epidemic. More than 25.6 million people 11.3% of our population are estimated to be affected. Just over one-fourth of these individuals are [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
eMeasuring Vital Signs Part 1: Tmperature, Pulse, and Respiration

OVERVIEW:Updated in 2011, this first of two programs on measuring vital signs demonstrates and describes the techniques used to accurately measure temperature, pulse and [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Emergency Management Planning

OVERVIEW: Mass casualty emergencies can happen at any time, anywhere in the country. They can take many forms, from natural disasters such as hurricance and floods, to man-made diasters such as [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Endotracheal Intubation

OVERVIEW: Revised in 2011 for accuracy, this program reviews pertinent airway anatomy and physiology, and provides indications for and techniques of insertion of the oral and nasopharyngeal airway. This [...]

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Evidence-Based Practice: What It Is and What It Is Not

OVERVIEW: What is evidence-based practice, and where does evidence-based practice fit into the professional practice of nursing? Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program presents the learner [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Feeding the Patient

OVERVIEW: This program, reviewed for accuracy in 2011, includes basic instruction on successfully preparing and assisting the patient with meals.

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Gerontology: Meeting Mental Health Needs

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program explains the five steps of the nursing process in an assessment of normal and abnormal mental changes of aging. This program also includes [...]

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Gerontology: Meeting Mobility, Sexual and Nutritional Needs

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program compassionately deals with helping the elderly maintain their independence, intimacy and optimal health status. This program also includes [...]

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Gerontology: Meeting Oxygenation, Fluid and Electrolyte Needs

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program focuses on the nurse's role in meeting specific needs of the elderly affected with common illnesses. This program also includes workbooks [...]

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Getting Ready for Terrorism: Preparing the Healthcare Community for Biological, Chemical, and Radiological Weapons

OVERVIEW: Terrorism is real. The whole world woke up to this fact on September 11, 2001 in an attack that stunned the United States with its ferocity and its unthinkable nature. Now, all of a sudden, [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Hazard Communication for the Medical Office

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program provides complete and consistent training for the proper use of chemicals in the medical office. Meets OSHA staff training requirements. This [...]

Released in 2011
$99.00
 
Head Injury

OVERVIEW:Describes the four most common head injuries, the potential complications and nursing responsibilities. 

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Heart Medications Series

SERIES OVERVIEW:   The series focuses on the medications used to treat conditions of the cardiovascular system. It begins with an overview of the anatomy and physiology of the heart, followed [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$1,575.00
 
Heart Medications: Anatomy Review and Antianginals

OVERVIEW: This program provides a review of the cardiovascular system and discusses the role of angina medications in heart diseases. OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Heart Medications: Antiarrhythmic Agents, Part 1

OVERVIEW: This program provides an overview and discussion of the electrical properties of the heart as they relate to arrhythmias, which are abnormalities of heart rate or rhythm. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Heart Medications: Antiarrhythmic Agents, Part 2

OVERVIEW: This program provides a detailed overview and discussion of the four classes of antiarrhythmic drugs. OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner should be able to: Define [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Heart Medications: Antihypertensives and Anticoagulants

OVERVIEW: This program provides a brief overview of high blood pressure or hypertension and discusses the various medications used to treat this condition, as well as anti-clotting agents or anticoagulants OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Heart Medications: Heart Failure Medications and Cholesterol-Lowering Agents

OVERVIEW: This program provides an overview and discussion of heart failure medications and cholesterol-lowering agents. OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner should be [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Hip Fracture

OVERVIEW: This video reviews preoperative care issues with specific reference to ER admittance, patient work-up, medical stabilization and traction. Examines key fracture types and current surgical [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$280.00
 
Hip Replacement

OVERVIEW: This program discusses preoperative patient management issues including patient education transfer and walk training and proactive home modification. Utilizes a system approach to postoperative [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$280.00
 
How to Follow Transmission-Based Precautions

OVERVIEW: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention dramatically revised their "Guideline for Isolation Precautions in Hospitals" in 1996 and introduced Standard Precautions and Transmission-Based [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
I'm Pretty Old

1992, Updated 2011 The reflections and comments of several older residents in a long term care facility emphasize what it is like to give up some of their independence as they experience increased [...]

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Infection Control: A Training Program for Healthcare Professionals

OVERVIEW: The transmission of infectious agents is a serious occurrence that has happened in many healthcare environments, including medical offices and clinics. Every health care professional [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Introduction to Botany, Part 2

OVERVIEW: This program introduces the student to the science of botany. The subject is examined from adaptation to life on land, through modern plants and human dependency and interaction with the [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
Knee Replacement

OVERVIEW: This video utilizes a clinical pathways approach to care, beginning with preoperative management issues and continuing through discharge. Prosthetic designs and surgical approaches are [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$280.00
 
Legal Aspects of Nursing Practice Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This two-part part series is designed to help nurses reduce their legal liability when providing and documenting patient care. It emphasizes the importance of providing care that [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$598.00
 
Legal Aspects of Nursing Practice: Avoiding Charges of Negligence

OVERVIEW: Define professional negligence State the 4 elements that must be proved to sustain a charge of negligence Cite the phases of a negligence lawsuit Cite guidelines to reduce liability [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$299.00
 
Legal Aspects of Nursing Practice: Documentation: The Best Defense

OVERVIEW: Cite the legal relevance of the medical record List basic documentation principles Recognize legally perilous charting practices Identify how to reduce legal liability when documenting [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$299.00
 
Lifting Safely to Prevent Injury

OVERVIEW: Providing care to those who are ill or frail often requires lifting and moving them. But the weight and awkwardness of the human form, often combined with tight spaces, [...]

Released in 2011
$345.00
 
Measuring Vital Signs Part 2: Blood Pressure and Pain

OVERVIEW: This second of two programs on measuring vital signs demonstrates and describes the techniques used to accurately measure blood pressure and assess pain. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Measuring Vital Signs Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: The measurement of vital signs - including temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure and an assessment of pain - is performed routinely in every healthcare setting. Evaluations [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Nasogastric Intubation, Balloon Gastrostomy Tube Replacement

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program demonstrates the skills needed to perform a nasogastric intubation, and place a replacement balloon gastrostomy [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Neurological Care: Intracranial Hypertension

OVERVIEW: Comprehensive study of intracranial hypertension, clinical assessments, various methods of invasive monitoring and nursing interventions.

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Neuroscience Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This series looks at human brain development over the lifespan. Program One includes physiologic information about brain cells, and early attempts by scientists to understand the [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$598.00
 
Neuroscience: Discovering the Human Brain: New Pathways to Neuroscience with Susan Bookheimer, Ph.D

OVERVIEW: 1. Define the term neuroscience. 2. Describe the way in which scientists from the previous era made determinations about how areas of the brain functioned. 3. Name two imaging techniques [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$299.00
 
Neuroscience: Human Brain Development: Nature vs. Nurture with Helen Neville, PhD

OVERVIEW: 1. Discuss the concept of "nurture vs. nature. 2. Define the term "plasticity as it relates to the human brain. 3. Differentiate between constrained and non-constrained neuroplasticity. 4. [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$299.00
 
Pandemic Influenza: The Role of Healthcare Workers Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: A flu pandemic: severe illness, even death, widespread throughout the country. Something not seen in decades - in generations - but it could happen again. If a flu pandemic happened, [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$657.00
 
Pediatric Pain Management: Treating Pediatric Pain

OVERVIEW: This program provides an overview of the treatment techniques of pediatric pain. OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner should be able to: Identify [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Pharmacology and the Healthcare Professional Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This series provides a comprehensive look at the current understanding and practice standards related to pharmacology. It addresses the roles and responsibilities of the healthcare [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 4 Items
$1,196.00
 
Pharmacology and the Healthcare Professional: Pharmacodynamics:  What the Drug Does to the Body

OVERVIEW: Pharmacodynamics is the study of how drugs affect the body. The goal of drug therapy is to achieve a good outcome, a therapeutic effect. It is important to bear in mind that not all [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Pharmacology and the Healthcare Professional: Pharmacokinetics: What the Body Does to a Drug

OVERVIEW: Pharmacokinetics is the study of what happens to a drug from the time of administration until the parent drug and all metabolites leave the body. This process includes absorption, distribution, [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Pharmacology and the Healthcare Professional: Pharmacology and the Healthcare Process

OVERVIEW: This program provides viewers with an overview of how the use of medication is incorporated as part of the overall process of patient assessment, diagnosis, care planning, implementation [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Pharmacology and the Healthcare Professional: Principles of Pharmacology

OVERVIEW: This program focuses on those aspects of pharmacology that most impact patient care. These include: therapeutic equivalence, pharmaceutics, the three phases of drug action, toxicology, pharmacognosy, [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 4 Items
$315.00
 
Photosynthesis

OVERVIEW: Photosynthesis leads the student to an understanding of one of the marvels of the natural world - the photosynthetic process in plants and algae. This difficult but fascinating subject is [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
Physical Assessment of a Child SERIES

Overview: Physical Assessment of a Child, a two-part video series completely updated for 2008, is designed to address these real-world challenges and demonstrates the step-by-step process of performing [...]

Released in 2011
$610.00
 
Pre & Postoperative Care of the Orthopedic Patient Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Updated in 2011, this 3-part series focuses on the two most common orthopedic surgical procedures, hip and knee replacement. Program One focuses on the demographics and common causes [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$840.00
 
Preventing Health Care-Associated Infections

OVERVIEW: Preventing Nosocomial Infections discusses the various types and causes of healthcare related infections and provides guidance on what can be done to prevent them. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Preventing Needlestick Injuries

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this course is designed to raise awareness about the importance of preventing needle stick injuries. It provides an overview of government regulations, a detailed [...]

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Professional Career Tools: A Survival Guide

This video is an excellent primer on professional conduct in looking, applying and then doing the work of a health care professional in a professional manner. The program is divided into two parts. Part [...]

Released in 2011
$175.00
 
Providing Patient Education to Meet Joint Commission Standards

OVERVIEW: Since education is often the key for patients to fully benefit from their care, JCAHO has developed standards to promote patient understandings of healthy behavior. Reviewed for accuracy [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Range of Motion Exercises: Theory and Practices

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program explains the concepts and principles of range of motion exercises, and describes the necessary steps involved in planning an individualized exercise [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Recognizing Elder Abuse: Working Together to Keep Residents Safe

2002, Updated 2011 Overview: This program describes the importance of recognizing elder abuse, both assist in the patient's continuing care and to avoid legal implications. Objectives: After [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Suctioning Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This updated classic, provides healthcare professionals with demonstrations of the fundamentals of airway suctioning.  Now in a more convenient two part format, this series demonstrates, [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$630.00
 
Suctioning: Nasotracheal Suctioning and Monitoring Complications

OVERVIEW: This program describes the anatomy of the airway, demonstrates methods designed to mobilize respiratory secretions, demonstrates nasotracheal suctioning techniques used to remove accumulated [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
Suctioning: Oropharyngeal and Endotracheal Techniques

OVERVIEW: This program describes the anatomy of the airway, demonstrates oropharyngeal suctioning techniques, and both open and closed in-line endotracheal suctioning techniques used to remove accumulated [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 2 Items
$315.00
 
The Basics of Oxygen Administration - Updated 2011

Overview: This program describes the basics of administering oxygen to patients. It describes the use of both high and low flow delivery devices such as nasal cannula, simple masks, venturi masks [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
The Botany and Plant Reproduction Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Updated in 2011, this series provides a comprehensive introduction to botany, or the biology of plants.Introduction to Botany Parts I and II cover adaptation of plants to life [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 4 Items
$796.00
 
The Chemically Dependent Nurse Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Updated in 2011, this three-part series contains vital information for all healthcare providers on the problems associated with drug and alcohol addiction in the workplace.  [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$597.00
 
The Human Immune System Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: The human immune system is perhaps the most complicated interacting set of organs and cells and chemicals in the body, but working together these parts perform what can seem [...]

Released in 2011Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Urinary Care

Overview: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program provides an excellent tool for teaching the appropriate collection technique and the nursing responsibilities toward the patient.

Released in 2011
$199.00
 
Urinary Incontinence in Adults

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, between 15-30% of all adults over the age of 60 suffer from urinary incontinence (UI). This program covers the causes and types of UI, how to identify and [...]

Released in 2011
$315.00
 
Administering Medications Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: FDA studies show that medication errors injure about 1.3 million people in the United States each year and cause the death of 7,000. Safe medication administration is essential [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 3 Items
$945.00
 
Administering Medications: Injections

OVERVIEW: This program describes the safe administration of medication by injection: subcutaneous, intradermal, intramuscular and into an intravenous injection port (parenteral medication administration). [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Administering Medications: Medication Safety and Oral Medications

OVERVIEW: This first program will describe the safe administration of oral medications and will demonstrate [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Administering Medications: Topical, Suppository and Inhalant Medications

OVERVIEW: This program will present techniques for the administration of topical medications, suppositories [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 3 Items
$315.00
 
Anti-Infective Medication Therapy: Antifungal and Antiviral Agents

OVERVIEW: This program provides nurses with a detailed look at antifungals and antivirus medications. OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner should be able to: Describe [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 6 Items
$265.00
 
Anti-Infective Medication Therapy: Antitubercular Agents

OVERVIEW: This program provides nurses with a detailed look at antitubercular medications. OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner should be able to: Describe the [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 6 Items
$265.00
 
Anti-Infective Medication Therapy: Cephalosporins, Aminoglycosides, Macrolides and Quinolones

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this program is to provide nurses a detailed look at the cephalosporins, aminoglycosides, macrolides and quinolones. OBJECTIVES: After completing this [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 6 Items
$265.00
 
Anti-Infective Medication Therapy: Nursing Implications

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this program is to provide nurses an overview of the general signs and symptoms of allergies to antibiotics, adverse effects and super-infections. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 6 Items
$265.00
 
Anti-Infective Medication Therapy: Sulfonamides and Penicillins

OVERVIEW: This program covers an overview of types of antibiotics and a detailed look at the sulfonamides and penicillins. OBJECTIVES: After completing this course, the learner should [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 6 Items
$265.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique at the Bedside Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This four-part program provides a comprehensive overview of aseptic technique on the patient care unit.  It includes a clear explanation of the chain of infection and how [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$996.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique at the Bedside: Standard Precautions

OVERVIEW: This program demonstrates proper hand washing and hand decontamination using alcohol-based agents, describes actions required for observing Standard Precautions and demonstrates handling [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique at the Bedside: The Sterile Field

OVERVIEW: This program discusses and demonstrates the selection and use of gloves and sterile technique, including creating a sterile field and performing a sterile procedure. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique at the Bedside: Transmission of Infection

OVERVIEW: This program reviews the Chain of Infection, describes performing an assessment of risk for infection and describes risk factors for infection. OVERVIEW: After completing [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique at the Bedside: Transmission-Based Precautions

OVERVIEW: This program demonstrates and describes techniques for observing Transmission-Based Precautions, including a demonstration of proper techniques for donning personal protective equipment. OBJECTIVES: After [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique in the OR Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Preventing the transmission of infective organisms is an important aspect of healthcare and a major concern for all nurses. This is particularly critical in the OR environment since [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$996.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique in the OR: Creating and Maintaining a Sterile Field

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this program is to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to properly establish and maintain a sterile field in the OR. This program [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique in the OR: Gowning, Gloving and Surgical Skin Prep

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this program is to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to perform gowning, gloving and surgical skin prep in the OR. This program [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique in the OR: Principles of Sterile Technique

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this program is to provide nurses with an understanding of the principles of establishing and maintaining a sterile field in the operating room.This program has been revised [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Aseptic Nursing Technique in the OR: Surgical Hand Scrub

OVERVIEW: The purpose of this program is to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to perform proper hand scrubbing techniques.This program has been revised to accurately [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Assessment of the Newborn: Cardiopulmonary Assessment and Cardiac Anomalies

OVERVIEW: The program begins by offering an overview of fetal circulation. With this foundation, it goes on to examine the issues related to cardiopulmonary assessment. Topics such as acrocyanosis, [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Assessment of the Newborn: Gestational Age and Newborn Reflexes

OVERVIEW: This program focuses on the New Ballard Gestational Age Assessment. In the process of this discussion, both the assessment of neuromuscular maturity and that of physical maturity are [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Assessment of the Newborn: Physical Anomalies and Neurologic Issues

OVERVIEW: The program begins with an examination of such physical anomalies as neural tube defects (anencephaly, spina bifida and meningocele), craniosynostosis and cleft lip and palate. Additionally, [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Assessment of the Newborn: The First 10 Minutes

OVERVIEW: This program begins with a discussion of primary roles of the placenta and umbilical cord during pregnancy. It goes on to describe the role of surfactant in the lungs and presents the [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Assessment of the Newborn: The Head to Toe Assessment

OVERVIEW: This program looks at the complete head to toe assessment of the newborn. It begins with a discussion of vital signs and continues with presentation of issues related to eye care. Weighing [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 5 Items
$315.00
 
Basic Clinical Skills: Urethral Catheterization

Overview: This program has been updated to reflect practice change regarding inflation of catheter retention balloons prior to insertion of an indwelling urethral catheter. While this was once standard [...]

Released in 2010
$315.00
 
Common Errors in Family Interviewing: How to Avoid & Correct

OVERVIEW: How to avoid and correct errors in family interviewing is essential for relational practice and for healing to occur.  Interviewing skills are demonstrated in new actual clinical [...]

Released in 2010
$329.00
 
Controlling Violence In Healthcare

1994, Updated 2010 OVERVIEW: This program addresses the increasing problem of violence in healthcare by explaining and demonstrating techniques for preventing and containing violence. An accident [...]

Released in 2010
$315.00
 
Interviewing an Individual to Gain a Family Perspective with Chronic Illness: A Clinical Demonstration

OVERVIEW: A brief clinical interview honors the notion that illness is a family affair and demonstrates skills for how to assess the impact of chronic illness on ones life and relationships (work, [...]

Released in 2010
$329.00
 
Never Events and Hospital-Acquired Infections SERIES: Identifying the Danger

OVERVIEW: This program identifies specific Never Events, and provides background information on the CMSs decision to withhold payment of specific never events. This series has been updated with [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 3 Items
$265.00
 
Pandemic Influenza: The Role of Healthcare Workers Part 1: History and Virology of Pandemic Influenza

OBJECTIVES:After Completing this course, the learner should be able to: Describe the difference between seasonal flu and a flu pandemic Describe how new flu viruses develop Explain [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 3 Items
$219.00
 
Pandemic Influenza: The Role of Healthcare Workers Part 2: Recognizing Influenza, Treatments and Patient Education

OVERVIEW: After completing this course, the learner should be able to: Describe the treatment and care of patients with flu Explain the role of vaccines and antiviral medications Describe [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 3 Items
$219.00
 
Pandemic Influenza: The Role of Healthcare Workers Part 3: Infection Control and Public Health Measures

OVERVIEW: After completing this course, the learner should be able to: Describe infection control practices for clinical settings in the event of a pandemic flu Describe [...]

Released in 2010Series Contains 3 Items
$219.00
 
Pocket Guide Practical Plans for Difficult Conversations in Medicine

Dr. Buckman, was a renowned comedian and oncologist at Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto, Ontario Canada.  This pocket guide was developed to help with communication techniques for difficult [...]

Released in 2010
$6.00
 
The NICU Experience: Going Home

OVERVIEW: The NICU can be a stressful and frightening experience, abruptly altering traditional events and changing long anticipated plans. When babies arrive early or with complications, parents [...]

Released in 2010
$249.00
 
Tips and Microskills for Interviewing Families of the Elderly

OVERVIEW: An interview with a clinician and two senior children at the time of their mothers transition to a care facility demonstrates the microskills to assist families of the elderly with a potentially [...]

Released in 2010
$329.00
 
Bloodborne Pathogens Safety SERIES

2007, Updated 2009 SAVE 5% when you purchase this enitre series.  Price has been discounted! This series is redesigned to be easier to use by presenting information in smaller modules that [...]

Released in 2009Series Contains 3 Items
$424.65
 
Bloodborne Pathogens Safety SERIES: Part 2: Exposure Control and PPE

2007, Updated 2009 This series is an update of Medcom's best-selling program bloodborne infections program UP100, redesigned to be easier to use by presenting information in smaller modules [...]

Released in 2009Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Bloodborne Pathogens Safety SERIES: Part 1: Bloodborne Infections

2007, Updated 2009 Program Overview: This series is an update of Medcom's best-selling program bloodborne infections program UP100, redesigned to be easier to use by presenting information [...]

Released in 2009Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Bloodborne Pathogens Safety SERIES: Part 3: Work Practice Controls

2007, Updated 2009 Program Overview: This series is an update of Medcom's best-selling program bloodborne infections program UP100, redesigned to be easier to use by presenting information in [...]

Released in 2009Series Contains 3 Items
$149.00
 
Call to Action: What to Do When a Patient Codes

OVERVIEW: Nurses are required to regularly participate in mock code exercises for respiratory and cardiac arrest (code blue) and respiratory arrest alone (code purple) in different settings. This [...]

Released in 2009
$315.00
 
Handwashing, Sterile Techniques and Changing a Dressing on an Infected Incision

OVERVIEW: Presents hand washing as the single most important cleaning technique used to prevent transmission of microorganisms. Reviewed for accuracy in 2009, this program demonstrates changing [...]

Released in 2009
$295.00
 
Heart Murmurs

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2009, this program presents fundamental principles of the pathophysicology of heart murmurs and demonstrates acoustic characteristics of the more common significant [...]

Released in 2009
$199.00
 
Never Events and Hospital -Acquired Infections SERIES: Prevention Practices

OVERVIEW: This program will discuss nursing practices that can prevent Never Events many of which are already in place in healthcare institutions. This series has been updated with a new title [...]

Released in 2009Series Contains 3 Items
$265.00
 
Never Events and Hospital-Acquired Infections SERIES: Admission Assessment and Quality Reporting

OVERVIEW: The final program will discuss identifying conditions present on admission, plus the quality measures that need to be reported to CMS in order to qualify for the updated payment schedule. [...]

Released in 2009Series Contains 3 Items
$265.00
 
Never Events SERIES

SERIES OVERVIEW: A "Never Event" is an adverse medical event, occurring during care that is unambiguous, serious, and preventable. These are shocking medical errors, such as wrong-site surgery, [...]

Released in 2009Series Contains 3 Items
$711.00
 
Oral/Naso/Tracheal Suctioning

1992, Updated 2009 A well-paced, concise video that demonstrates the techniques involved in oral/naso/tracheal suctioning. Anatomical illustrations are incorporated along with the nursing care for [...]

Released in 2009
$199.00
 
SARS: A Guide to Prevention

OVERVIEW: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) is a virulent pneumonia-like illness that made a sudden appearance in February 2003, originating in southern China. Air travel and global business [...]

Released in 2009
$315.00
 
Tracheostomy Care

Updated 2009 This program discusses the special needs and care of the tracheostomy patient. Different types of tracheostomy tubes and tube materials are also presented

Released in 2009
$249.00
 
Weaning and Extubation

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program offers a complete visual guide to the subject including patient readiness, comparative methods, guidelines, and post-extubation monitoring. This [...]

Released in 2009
$199.00
 
Chemicals in the Workplace: Working Smart

OVERVIEW: This safety program is an excellent education tool to reinforce the handling of hazardous chemicals in a hospital setting. Topics include: cleaners testing agents direct patient care [...]

Released in 2008
$295.00
 
Parenteral Medication Administration Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This comprehensive series has been updated to include safer-needle devices and features updated graphics to better provide information on the equipment and techniques utilized in [...]

Released in 2008Series Contains 4 Items
$996.00
 
Parenteral Medication Administration: Equipment Preparation

OVERVIEW: This program provides an introduction to the basic equipment necessary for administering medications by injection, featuring safer needle devices. This includes discussion and demonstration [...]

Released in 2008Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Parenteral Medication Administration: Preparing Medication for a Vial

OVERVIEW: The techniques for withdrawing medication from a vial are demonstrated in this program and include discussion and demonstration of reconstituting powdered medication and combining two [...]

Released in 2008Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Parenteral Medication Administration: Preparing Medication from an Ampule

OVERVIEW: The techniques for withdrawing medication from a glass ampule are demonstrated in this program. OBJECTIVES: After completing this program, the learner should be able to: Describe [...]

Released in 2008Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Parenteral Medication Administration: Site Selection and Injection Techniques

OVERVIEW: This program identifies commonly used sites for intramuscular and subcutaneous injections and discusses considerations for site assessment and selection. The techniques for intramuscular [...]

Released in 2008Series Contains 4 Items
$249.00
 
Physical Assessment of a Child SERIES: Part 1

OVERVIEW: Physical assessments are a regular and fundamental part of pediatric care, yet examining children requires a broad knowledge base and is often challenging even to the experienced clinician. [...]

Released in 2008
$345.00
 
Physical Assessment of a Child SERIES: Part 2

OVERVIEW: Physical assessments are a regular and fundamental part of pediatric care, yet examining children requires a broad knowledge base and is often challenging even to the experienced clinician. [...]

Released in 2008
$345.00
 
Physical Assessment of a Child: Part 1

Physical assessments are a regular and fundamental part of pediatric care, yet examining children requires abroad knowledge base and is often challenging even to the experienced clinician. Physical Assessment [...]

Released in 2008
$335.00
 
Physical Assessment of a Child: Part 2

Physical assessments are a regular and fundamental part of pediatric care, yet examining children requires abroad knowledge base and is often challenging even to the experienced clinician. Physical Assessment [...]

Released in 2008
$335.00
 
Back Talk: Ergonomic and Back Safety Program

OVERVIEW: If your back could talk, what would it say? Whether you work as a patient care provider, office employee, ancillary, kitchen, lab, or even a volunteer, its important to protect your [...]

Released in 2007
$295.00
 
Better Safe: Fire and Electrical Safety

OVERVIEW: This video offers a complete explanation of electrical and fire safety, policies and procedures. This training program will help protect your staff, your patients and your visitors in the [...]

Released in 2007
$295.00
 
Case Studies in Medication Error Prevention

OVERVIEW: Caring for patients is challenging and fulfilling, but often stressful and harried as well. Frequent interruptions and constantly changing patient needs can lead to error. Since nurses do [...]

Released in 2007
$315.00
 
Fire Alert: Hospital Fire Safety

OVERVIEW: Dramatizing a fire emergency, this hospital program will discuss controlling fire hazards, general fire safety, preparing for a fire and what to do in the event of a fire. Topics include: [...]

Released in 2007
$295.00
 
Portrait of Abuse: An American Epidemic

OVERVIEW: Portrait of Abuse: An American Epidemic is a compelling and revealing story that not only raises our social awareness of the far reaching effects and cycles of domestic violence, but it [...]

Released in 2007
$249.00
 
Spirituality, Suffering, and Illness: Conversations for Healing

OVERTIME: This educational program will provide the health care professional with the opportunity to: be aware and demonstrate the spiritual care practices that soften suffering and invite healing [...]

Released in 2007
$329.00
 
Standards for Infection Control SERIES

Save 5% on the entire series.  Prices have been discounted. OVERVIEW: Reducing the transmission of infectious diseases is a major concern for healthcare professionals. With the advent [...]

Released in 2007Series Contains 3 Items
$567.00
 
Standards for Infection Control SERIES - Part 2: Preventing Bloodborne Pathogens Transmission

OVERVIEW: This program will describe to the learner common bloodborne pathogens and OSHAs Bloodborne Pathogens Standard. It will also explain the use of PPE, describe Work Practice Controls used [...]

Released in 2007Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Standards for Infection Control SERIES - Part 3: Tuberculosis Prevention & Practices for the Healthcare Worker

OVERVIEW: Once completing this program, the learner should be able to: describe recent changes in TB occurrence rates, explain the difference between latent TB infection and active TB disease. They [...]

Released in 2007Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Standards for Infection Control SERIES: Part 1: Principles of Infection Control

OVERVIEW: This program will describe the chain of infection and list prevention strategies to break the chain. It explains techniques to identify and control reservoirs and demonstrates proper hand [...]

Released in 2007Series Contains 3 Items
$199.00
 
Teamwork: Service with a Smile

OVERVIEW: Through a combination of narration plus scenarios, this program will provide to all healthcare employees the importance that each department plays in maintaining quality service. As a [...]

Released in 2007
$295.00
 
Wound Care: Normal and Impaired Healing

OVERVIEW: This series is designed to instruct nurses on the physiological phases of wound healing, the different types of wounds, how to assess a wound for signs of normal healing and signs that [...]

Released in 2007Series Contains 2 Items
$250.00
 
Wound Care: Nursing Interventions

OVERVIEW: This series is designed to instruct nurses on the physiological phases of wound healing, the different types of wounds, how to assess a wound for signs of normal healing and signs that [...]

Released in 2007Series Contains 2 Items
$279.00
 
Wound Care: Phases of Healing and Types of Wounds

OVERVIEW: This series is designed to instruct nurses on the physiological phases of wound healing, the different types of wounds, how to assess a wound for signs of normal healing and signs that [...]

Released in 2007Series Contains 2 Items
$279.00
 
Body Mechanics : The Science of Moving Safely

Overview: Updated in 2006, this program will help you learn how to prevent injury to your body when moving patients. This program provides an understanding of the basic principles of body mechanics [...]

Released in 2006
$315.00
 
COMMITMENT: Patients, Professionalism and Boundaries

OVERVIEW: The focus of this program is the second provision of the American Nursing Association (ANA) Code of Ethics which states, "The nurse's primary commitment is to the patient, whether [...]

Released in 2006Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
Dignity and Respect: Showing Patients Cultural Sensitivity

Program Overview: Joint Commission Standards require that ALL clinical staff members receive training to become sensitive to cultural diversity and its implications for the delivery of safe and quality [...]

Released in 2006
$295.00
 
Enhancing Communication and Counselling Skills in Todays Nursing Practice

OVERVIEW: Caregiver. Educator. Counselor. These are just some of the many roles today's nurses assume within their day-to-day practice. The video programs in this DVD were created specifically to educate [...]

Released in 2006
$299.00
 
Essentials of IV Therapy SERIES

1994, Updated 2006 Programs included in this Series: Essentials of IV Therapy SERIES: Equipment Preparation and Patient Assessment     Essentials of IV Therapy SERIES: Access and [...]

Released in 2006
$525.00
 
Essentials of IV Therapy SERIES: Access and Medication Administration

1994, Updated 2006 Program Overview: This program demonstrates the use of a variety of equipment used to administer fluids and medication to patients. This includes the use of secondary lines, [...]

Released in 2006
$175.00
 
Essentials of IV Therapy SERIES: Equipment Preparation and Patient Assessment

1994, Updated 2006 Program Overview: This program provides an introduction to the basic equipment and processes used for intravenous therapy. This includes discussion and demonstrations of calculations [...]

Released in 2006
$175.00
 
Essentials of IV Therapy SERIES: Preventing Complications and Discontinuing the IV

1992, Updated 2006 Program Overview: This program describes common complications of IV therapy and demonstrates appropriate nuring interventions. In addition, changing the gown of a patient [...]

Released in 2006
$175.00
 
Ethical Issues in Nursing Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This series discusses the role of standardized codes of ethics and the impact of legislation on today's healthcare provider. The viewer will become familiar with the growing role [...]

Released in 2006Series Contains 4 Items
$1,180.00
 
How to Intervene with Families with Health Concerns

OVERVIEW: Focus on intervention and change! Wright and Leahey demonstrate interventions in three new clinical interviews: encouraging the telling of illness narratives, validating affect, drawing [...]

Released in 2006
$329.00
 
How to Use Questions in Family Interviewing

OVERVIEW: Increase your interviewing skills by using questions that are effective and time-efficient! Wright and Leahey demonstrate how to use questions that engage all family members and focus the [...]

Released in 2006
$329.00
 
Human Resources: Competence Assessment Process

OVERVIEW: A comprehensive video demonstrating must know elements regarding the JCAHO survey process under the JCAHO's Shared Visions - New Pathways Program for conducting the Competence Assessment [...]

Released in 2006
$199.00
 
INTRODUCTION: Concepts, Values and Decision Making

OVERVIEW: Ethics are at the core of professional nursing practice. This program provides a solid introduction to the fundamental ethical terms and concepts that students and nurses need to know. [...]

Released in 2006Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
Medicating the Elderly Patient

Reviewed 2006 Shows proper procedures for taking the history; explains how physiological aging affects drug absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion; and covers principles of prescribing [...]

Released in 2006
$249.00
 
Normal and Abnormal Breath Sounds

OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2006, this program introduces the physiology and acoustic characteristics of normal breath sounds and identifies physiology components of abnormal and adventitious [...]

Released in 2006
$199.00
 
Pandemic Flu: How to Protect Yourself and Your Family

Overview: This program gives you an understanding of the threat of pandemic flu around the world, in the U.S. and in your community and why it's important to be informed and prepared. This [...]

Released in 2006
$199.00
 
Patient Transfer and Positioning Part 1: Basic Techniques for Transferring Patients Safely

Overview: Defines key principles for safe transfer, including the need to know the patient, teamwork, environment control, and proper body mechanics. Uses actual patients, in real-life healthcare [...]

Released in 2006Series Contains 2 Items
$249.00
 
PROTECTION: Privacy, Safety and Standards

OVERVIEW: The final program looks at the third provision in the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics which states that the nurse "...promotes, advocates for, and strives to protect the [...]

Released in 2006Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
RESPECT: Dignity, Autonomy and Relationships

OVERVIEW: This program focuses on the first provision in the nursing code of ethics pertaining to respect. Through scenarios and expert interviews, it explores practical ways that nurses can show [...]

Released in 2006Series Contains 5 Items
$295.00
 
Standards for Infection Control: An Update for Long Term Care

OVERVIEW: Overview for long term care workers on how infections are spread and how the staff can protect themselves and others. Discusses bloodborne infections, Hepatitis B, AIDS, and the resurgence [...]

Released in 2006
$199.00
 
Tuberculosis: New Strategies for the Healthcare Worker

OVERVIEW: This CE program has been updated to reflect changes in the CDC's TB prevention guideline, Guidelines for Preventing the Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Health-Care Settings, [...]

Released in 2006
$199.00
 
Bioterrorism and Other Emergencies: Be Prepared, Be Safe

OVERVIEW: Planning and preparing to provide care in the event of a bioterrorism attack or other emergency is a critical part of working in any healthcare environment. But planning is more than knowing [...]

Released in 2005
$315.00
 
Emergency Care: Legal Liability Issues

OVERVIEW: Because of its unique patient care environment, the emergency department is ripe for medical malpractice claims against physicians, hospitals and staff. This program provides legal information [...]

Released in 2004
$285.00
 
Fighting Antimicrobial-Resistant Pathogens

OVERVIEW: The emergence of antimicrobial resistance in many pathogens threatens to reverse much of the progress the world has made against disease over the past 50 years. Reviewed for accuracy in [...]

Released in 2004
$315.00
 
Informed Consent: Legal Liability Issues

OVERVIEW: Informed consent is often the basis for negligence claims and physicians are not the only healthcare professionals who can be held liable for negligence is this area. This program will [...]

Released in 2004
$285.00
 
Pain Beyond Blame: A Management Program

OVERVIEW: In our pathway to pain management, Pain Beyond Blame will reinforce your existing pain management program. Focusing on creating a team effort, this program [...]

Released in 2004
$295.00
 
Sentinel Event: Beyond Blame

OVERVIEW: Based from past lessons learned involving Sentinel Events within the lealthcare setting, this program will explain HOW a Sentinel Event may have occurred and suggestions for improvements [...]

Released in 2004
$295.00
 
Team Training: Basic Principles for Staff Education

OVERVIEW: Providing safe and effective healthcare that maximizes positive patient outcomes requires a coordinated effort from all members of a patient's healthcare team. The importance of this has been [...]

Released in 2004
$259.00
 
The New Feeding Assistant - Long Term Care

OVERVIEW: Providing meals in long term care can be a labor intensive and time consuming process. In response to this, the Feeding Assistant position has been developed as a means of maximizing skilled [...]

Released in 2004
$229.00
 
Infection Control and Standard Precautions: New Guidelines for Professionals

Overview: A complete overview of infection control procedures for all healthcare professionals who have regular contact with patients. Discusses the importance of preventing nosocomial infections, [...]

Released in 2003
$315.00
 
Spiritual Assessment

OVERVIEW: This video discusses the role of the nurse in spiritual assessment as well as the focus and principles of spiritual assessment. Stoll's Guidelines for Spiritual Assessment are used [...]

Released in 2003
$185.00
 
Spirituality

OVERVIEW: This video program examines the concept of spirituality, exploring the diversity of meanings and themes given to the term and distinguishing it from religion. Various expressions of [...]

Released in 2003
$185.00
 
Spirituality Care and Chronic Health Problems

OVERVIEW: This video identifies key characteristics of chronic health problems and how those characteristics could impact on a person's spirituality. Spiritual practices that nurture spirituality [...]

Released in 2003
$185.00
 
Spirituality Care and Life Threatening Illness

OVERVIEW: This video illustrates how life threatening illness could impact a person's spirituality. Spiritual issues and needs are explored, as well as how a person's spirituality could impact [...]

Released in 2003
$185.00
 
Spirituality Care in Gerontological Nursing

OVERVIEW: Illustrated in the lives of two elderly people, this video focuses on how spirituality is expressed and nurtured in older adults. Key spiritual issues and spiritual needs are examined, [...]

Released in 2003
$185.00
 
Spirituality in Mental Health Care

OVERVIEW: This video focuses on two clients: one diagnosed with schizophrenia and one diagnosed with manic depressive illness. It explains the rationale for incorporating spirituality into mental [...]

Released in 2003
$185.00
 
Spirituality in Palliative Care

OVERVIEW: This video illustrates how death and dying impacts on both a client's spirituality and family members' spirituality. Key spiritual issues and needs that come to the forefront for palliative [...]

Released in 2003
$185.00
 
Anxiety Disorder Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Prepares nurses for their responsibilities for patients with anxiety disorders. Please see list below for programs included in this series.

Released in 2002Series Contains 5 Items
$1,425.00
 
Anxiety Disorders: Acute and Post-traumatic Stress Disorders

OVERVIEW: Identifies the criteria for these disorders and the disabling symptoms that may arise with those affected by trauma. Using dramatic vignettes and interviews with professionals and educators [...]

Released in 2002Series Contains 5 Items
$285.00
 
Anxiety Disorders: Generalized Anxiety Disorder

OVERVIEW: Identifies the criteria for this disorder and the manner in which anxiety can become a pervasive reality in people's lives. Using dramatic vignettes and interviews with professionals and [...]

Released in 2002Series Contains 5 Items
$285.00
 
Anxiety Disorders: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

OVERVIEW: Defines the criteria for this disorder, commonly know as OCD, one of the most prevalent of all psychiatric disorders. Using dramatic vignettes and interviews with professionals and educators [...]

Released in 2002Series Contains 5 Items
$285.00
 
Anxiety Disorders: Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia

OVERVIEW: Defines the criteria for these disorders and the specific symptoms associated with panic attacks. Using dramatic vignettes and interviews with professionals and educators in the field, examines [...]

Released in 2002Series Contains 5 Items
$285.00
 
Anxiety Disorders: Specific and Social Phobias

OVERVIEW: Defines the criteria for these disorders and the varieties of phobias commonly found in the general population. Using dramatic vignettes and interviews with professionals and educators in [...]

Released in 2002Series Contains 5 Items
$285.00
 
Bedmaking: The Right Way

Overview: This program demonstrates and describes the procedures for making a patient bed in a clinical setting. Making the occupied patient bed and the unoccupied patient bed are shown. Related [...]

Released in 2002
$315.00
 
Calgary Family Assessment Model: How to Apply in Clinical Practice

OVERVIEW: The co-developers of the model, Drs. Lorraine M. Wright and Maureen Leahey demonstrate the Calgary Family Assessment Model (CFAM) in clinical practice. Highlighting the structural, developmental, [...]

Released in 2002
$329.00
 
Family Nursing Interviewing Skills: How to Engage, Assess, Intervene, and Terminate with Families

OVERVIEW: Observe the four stages of a family nursing interview from engagement through termination.  Wright and Leahey define and demonstrate key perceptual, conceptual, and executive skills; [...]

Released in 2002
$329.00
 
HIPAA: A Guide for Long Term Care Workers

Overview: HIPAA: A Guide for Healthcare Workers provides a detailed review of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, and focuses on the patient privacy and data security issues [...]

Released in 2002
$199.00
 
Making a Difference: Roles for Support Services in Customer Satisfaction

OVERVIEW: Every employee in a healthcare setting has an important role to play in creating a positive experience for the customer. This video explores the special roles that service workers can [...]

Released in 2002
$395.00
 
Nursing Negligence: Protect Yourself, Protect Your Patients

OVERVIEW: Government reports suggest that one in every 20 hospital patients is the victim of a medical error each year. According to the conclusions of one report [...]

Released in 2002
$315.00
 
Resident Care Management: Part 1

OVERVIEW: This program stresses the importance of communication and direction to the direct care giving staff. Viewers will be able to identify methods for organizing and improving care, integrate [...]

Released in 2002
$199.00
 
Bloodborne Safety: Universal Precautions, Standard Precautions, and Needlestick Prevention in Long Term Care

OVERVIEW: Ever since the rapid spread of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), there has been increasing concern about preventing the spread of HIV infection [...]

Released in 2001
$199.00
 
Documenting Care: The Charting Process

OVERVIEW: Charting, the recording and documenting of a patient's condition, treatment , and response to treatment, is one of the most basic nursing skills. This program reviews the fundamental techniques [...]

Released in 2001
$315.00
 
On the Font Line: Bio Terror Preparedness

Overview:  Work in healthcare is often related to the trends and focus of public concerns. In this informative program, On The Front Line will address how to be prepared in the event of a deliberate [...]

Released in 2001
$295.00
 
On the Front Line: Bio Terror Preparedness

OVERVIEW:   Work in healthcare is often related to the trends and focus of public concerns. In this informative program, On The Front Line will address how [...]

Released in 2001
$295.00
 
The Control of Infectious Diseases

Overview:   This program provides viewers with the information they need to prevent the spread of infectious diseases such as AIDS, Hepatitis B and C, Tuberculosis, and others. It describes the [...]

Released in 2001
$199.00
 
How to do a 15-Minute or Less Family Interview

Program Overview: Featuring real-life clinical scenarios, Wright and Leahey demonstrate key family nursing skills such as how to use manners to engage families in a short period; how to start therapeutic [...]

Released in 2000
$329.00
 
Code Cart

OVERVIEW: This program will evaluate the equipment and supplies within and on the code cart. Both a laryngoscope and pre-loaded syringe will be assembled for use. Proper placement of the code cart [...]

Released in 1997
$295.00
 
Problem Solving and Conflict Resolution

OVERVIEW: This program, using realistic, healthcare-based examples, shows how conflicts can be resolved and how, if managed correctly, conflicts can lead to new options. The advantages of a win-win [...]

Released in 1997
$249.00
 
Time Management Skills

OVERVIEW: This video explains how to budget and manage time wisely. The causes and effects of poor time management are explained. Methods of setting priorities and learning the causes of poor time [...]

Released in 1997
$249.00
 
Universal Precautions: Aids and Hepatitis B Prevention for Home Health Care

OVERVIEW: This program is designed to show providers of home health care how to comply with OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standards, JCAHO Mandatory Updates, and the expanded CDC Standard Precautions [...]

Released in 1997
$149.00
 
Introduction to Botany, Part 1

OVERVIEW: This program introduces the student to the science of botany. The subject is examined from adaptation to life on land, through modern plants and human dependency and interaction with the [...]

Released in 1995Series Contains 4 Items
$295.00
 
Plant Reproduction

OVERVIEW: Plant Reproduction examines probably the most fascinating aspect of plant behavior. From Carl Linnaeus to the alternation of generations, this program examines plant reproduction from [...]

Released in 1995Series Contains 4 Items
$199.00
 
Tube Handling for Blood Collection

OVERVIEW: Program describes the tubes and procedures used in blood banks to collect blood samples. Explains proper techniques for sample collection and labeling and tests performed on the blood. Discusses [...]

Released in 1995
$315.00
 
When Someone You Love Suffers From Depression

OVERVIEW: This documentary features interviews with people recovering from depression. These people and their families tell their stories in order to help other depressed individuals. Award Winner: [...]

Released in 1995
$99.00
 
Medication Use by the Elderly: Implications for Nurses

Overview: Shows proper procedures for taking the history; explains how physiological aging affects drug absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion; and covers principles of prescribing [...]

Released in 1993
$249.00
 
Infection Control for the Dental Health Team

Overview: Discusses infection control procedures in the dental office.

Released in 1992
$99.99
 
Patient Monitoring in Mechanical Ventilation

OVERVIEW: A new bedside pulmonary function monitor directly assesses how the patient is responding to various ventilator settings. This technology may improve the management of mechanically ventilated [...]

Released in 1992
$199.00
 
Basic Cardiac Monitoring Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: Reviewed for accuracy in 2011, this program provides a thorough understanding of the fundamentals and procedures of cardiac monitoring. The programs in this series also include [...]

Released in 1991 & 1993Series Contains 4 Items
$796.00
 
Caring For Parents of Critically Ill Children

OVERVIEW: The stress experienced by parents of a critically ill child can be reduced by involving them in their child's care. This video presents a model to help nurses apply family-centered care [...]

Released in 1991
$315.00
 
Nursing Leadership Series

SERIES OVERVIEW: This five-part course looks at the issues facing nurse managers. What are the functions of coaching and how can it contribute to staff development? What issues should a nurse [...]

Released in 1991Series Contains 5 Items
$1,475.00
 
Nursing Leadership: Applying Coaching Concepts to Nursing Management

OVERVIEW: This five-part course looks at the issues facing nurse managers. What are the functions of coaching and how can it contribute to staff development? What issues should a nurse manager [...]

Released in 1991Series Contains 5 Items
$295.00
 
Nursing Leadership: Applying Coaching Concepts to Nursing Practice

OVERVIEW: This five-part course looks at the issues facing nurse managers. What are the functions of coaching and how can it contribute to staff development? What issues should a nurse manager [...]

Released in 1991Series Contains 5 Items
$295.00
 
Nursing Leadership: Conflict Resolution Equals Staff Retention

OVERVIEW: This five-part course looks at the issues facing nurse managers. What are the functions of coaching and how can it contribute to staff development? What issues should a nurse manager [...]

Released in 1991Series Contains 5 Items
$295.00
 
Nursing Leadership: Effective Delegation

OVERVIEW: This five-part course looks at the issues facing nurse managers. What are the functions of coaching and how can it contribute to staff development? What issues should a nurse manager [...]

Released in 1991Series Contains 5 Items
$295.00
 
Nursing Leadership: Selection of Personnel

OVERVIEW: This five-part course looks at the issues facing nurse managers. What are the functions of coaching and how can it contribute to staff development? What issues should a nurse manager [...]

Released in 1991Series Contains 5 Items
$295.00
 
Stress - Unwinding the Spring: Stress and Illness

Overview: The link between stress and illness is explored. Doctors explain how asthma, peptic ulcers, and cardiovascular disease can be aggravated by stress.

Released in 1991
$249.00
 
Functional Assessment of the Elderly, Part 2: Activities of Daily Living

Shows how to assess an elderly client's functions after age-related and pathophysiological changes have occurred. Teaches how to use assessment data to plan appropriate nursing interventions. Covers eating, [...]

Released in 1989
$247.00
 
Patient Transfer and Positioning, Part 2: Principles for Positioning Immobilized Patients

Overview: Demonstrates four basic positions: supine, prone, side-lying and Fowler's along with correct methods for moving patients from one position to another. Stress prevention of complications [...]

Released in 1989Series Contains 2 Items
$249.00
 
Resolving Nurse-Physician Conflicts

Overview: The program explores strategies to resolve conflict, prevent its recurrence, and maintain a positive nurse/physician relationship. Techniques that make a professional environment less stressful [...]

Released in 1989
$249.00
 
Cardiac Catheterization

OVERVIEW: Discusses treatment modalities, and highlights key aspects of the various procedures and results

Released in 1988
$99.00
 
Caring for the Patient with a Permanent Pacemaker

Overview: This program explains how a pacemaker operates and when it is needed. Demand pacing and fixed-rate pacing are introduced and the international pacemaker code is described. Viewers will learn [...]

Released in 1988
$249.00
 
Emergency Defibrillation Safety

Overview: In clear, easy-to-follow explanations, this program describes defibrillation equipment indications for emergency defibrillation, and the steps for efficient, safe defibrillation. Beginning [...]

$249.00
 
Patient Transfer and Positioning SERIES

Overview: Part 1 Defines key principles for safe transfer, including the need to know the patient, teamwork, environment control, and proper body mechanics. Uses actual patients, in real-life healthcare [...]

Series Contains 2 Items
$473.10