nursing.elitecme.com Page i Complete Your CE Test Online - Click Here Table of Contents CE for West Virginia Nursing Professionals PRESCRIBING CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES AND PREVENTING DRUG DIVERSION FOR WEST VIRGINIA NURSES - MANDATORY Page 1 To be maximally effective in reducing the use of controlled substances by unauthorized users, healthcare providers must have a thorough understanding of both the regulatory frameworks surrounding controlled substances and an appreciation for the current acceptable medical practices for prescribing controlled substances in clinical situations. SCREENING WEST VIRGINIA VETERANS FOR MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES - MANDATORY Page 9 This course meets the West Virginia mandatory education requirements and helps nurses improve their ability to effectively screen U.S. veterans for mental health problems, as well as to help prioritize those issues and facilitate treatment care. FALLS: ASSESSMENT AND PREVENTION Page 20 Falls are a major concern for all healthcare facilities. Falls can not only cause injury and mental anguish for patients, but can also be financially devastating to the organizations where falls occur. The ability to initiate a good fall assessment program and develop strategies for fall prevention requires an interdisciplinary approach and the commitment of everyone involved, including patients and families. This education program will provide information to help develop and initiate a fall assessment program and preventive strategies to safeguard patients from the danger of falling. SEPSIS IN THE ADULT PATIENT: IDENTIFICATION AND INITIAL CARE Page 30 Sepsis is a life-threatening condition that occurs when the body’s systemic inflammatory response to a source of infection causes injury to tissues and organs. This course is intended to educate nurses about sepsis in the adult patient and provide vital information that nurses can utilize to help identify and care for patients with sepsis. Course Participant Sheet Page 57 Course Evaluation Page 58 ©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 everything you need: • Includes all required hours. • Features all new updated ANCC-accredited courses. Want your certificate fast? Complete your affirmation 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 12 Hrs ONLY $21.95 Elite Continuing Education