nursing.elitecme.com Page iii Table of Contents CE for Pennsylvania Nursing Professionals CHILD ABUSE RECOGNITION AND REPORTING IN PENNSYLVANIA Page 1 Child abuse and neglect remains a significant problem for us all in the United States, as well as Pennsylvania. Approximately 3.4 million children in the U.S. were the subjects of at least one report (HHS, 2015 Child Maltreatment Report). In Pennsylvania alone, there were 40,590 reports of suspected child and student abuse in 2015, which is an increase of 11,317 reports from the previous year (Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare Annual Child Protective Services Report 2015). This course provides the details of the identification, assessment and reporting of child abuse and meets the state’s continuing education requirements related to the same. Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting in Pennsylvania Final Exam Page 16 CANCER NURSING, PREVENTION AND EARLY DETECTION FOR THE ADULT PATIENT Page 17 This course focuses on cancer prevention, early cancer detection, and nursing care of adults with cancer during and after treatment. This course is intended to help nurses provide not only cancer care, but accurate and up-to-date information as well. EATING DISORDERS AND OBESITY: TREATMENT UPDATES Page 79 The purpose of this education program is to provide new information for nurses so that they can more effectively help clients recover from eating disorders, overcome obesity, and achieve and maintain a normal weight for their height and age. PAIN ASSESSMENT AND CARE: A CRITICAL CHALLENGE Page 108 This program provides nurses with an overview of the physiology of pain and the differences between acute and chronic pain. The focus of the program is on assessment, pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatment modalities, and the challenge of pain management for the patient experiencing pain. SEPSIS IN THE ADULT PATIENT: IDENTIFICATION AND INITIAL CARE Page 126 This program will provide nurses with an overview of the progression and treatment of sepsis in the adult patient and screening tools to recognize early signs and symptoms that will improve patient outcomes and reduce mortality associated with sepsis. Final Examination Sheet Page 157 Course Evaluation Page 158 ©2018: All Rights Reserved. Materials may not be reproduced without the expressed written permission or consent of Elite Professional Education, LLC. The materials presented in this course are meant to provide the consumer with general information on the topics covered. The information provided was prepared by professionals with practical knowledge in the areas covered. It is not meant to provide medical, legal or professional advice. Elite Professional Education, LLC recommends that you consult a medical, legal or professional services expert licensed in your state. Elite Professional Education, LLC has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content provided in this course is accurate and up to date at the time of printing, but does not represent or warrant that it will apply to your situation or circumstances and assumes no liability from reliance on these materials. Quotes are collected from customer feedback surveys. The models are intended to be representative and are not actual customers. *Get this course package for only $24.95 with referral code NPA3018. Regularly $26.95. Special package pricing expires 12/31/2018. Get everything you need: • Includes all required hours. • Satisfies all mandatory courses. • Features all new updated ANCC-accredited courses. Want your certificate fast? Complete your exam online and get instant access to your course certificate. Want to pick your own courses? Access these courses and more at nursing.elitecme.com. All 30 Hrs ONLY $24.95* with referral code Elite Continuing Education ATTENTION Elite reports the child abuse training course hours directly to the Pennsylvania Department of State within one business day. Visit our website nursing.elitecme.com or contact us at (866) 344-0971. Complete Your CE Test Online - Click Here