Excepts from a report of the Continuing Education Project in Nursing

a project to develop a coordinated plan of action for the continuing education of nurses in New England.
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Reproduced with permission of Division of Nursing, New England Board of Higher Education , Wellesley, Mass
Nursing -- Study and teaching -- New England., Continuing education -- New Eng
ContributionsNew England Board of Higher Education.
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6) Description Establishment of a link between mandatory continuing education (CE) and the development of professional competence has been deemed crucial to future decision-making about the best methods of assuring the continued competence of health care practitioners.

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Creating an Educational Plan That Meets the Learning Needs of Nursing Staff. In a nationwide survey of more than nurses across various settings and age groups, many participants commented that nursing's emphasis on lifelong learning, continuing education, and returning to school are things that nurses do well.

9 However, nurses face certain challenges regarding their ongoing education and professional development. Reflecting the charge to the committee, the purpose of this report is to consider reconceptualized roles for nurses, ways in which nursing education system can be designed to educate nurses who can meet evolving health care demands, the role of nurses in creating innovative solutions for health care delivery, and ways to attract and retain well-prepared nurses in a variety of settings.

In Nursing's Agenda for Health Care Reform (ANA, ), three premises underlie the framework for change relative to nursing education and environmental health: (1) that primary health care plays a basic and prominent role in service delivery, (2) that a better balance exists between the prevailing orientation to illness and cure and a new commitment to wellness and care, and (3) that nursing.

Nurses are a critical part of healthcare and make up the largest section of the health profession. According to the World Health Statistics Report, there are approximately 29 million nurses and midwives globally, with million of those individuals in the United States.

Estimates of upwards of one. Continuing education for nurses not only keeps nurses up to date on the latest advances in care and treatment, but it affords nurses an opportunity to explore other areas of nursing such as home health or hospice, wound care, pain management, geriatrics and.

Previously, to maintain certification, certified emergency, trauma and transport nurses procured and documented their own continuing education.

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Thirty-two authors from a wide variety of backgrounds reflect trends concerning basic assumptions, theoretical concepts, goals, and processes in continuing education in nursing.

The purpose of the book is to provide nurses and adult educators with a conventient reference to program designs, methods, methods of implementation, and learning aids.

Continuing education approved by another State Board of Nursing is not acceptable. You may NOT complete a combination of more than one(1) learning activity, (i.e.

if you choose the continuing education learning activity, you must complete at least thirty (30) hours of continuing education) and not 15 hours of continuing.

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continuing compliance with the standards for nursing education. (ii) Evaluation of continuing compliance with the standards for nursing education.

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Access online CE tests for Nursing Management here. Beginning July 1,for every 2 year renewal period RNs must complete one of the following: 30 contact hours of continuing education, completion of a board approved refresher course, completion of a minimum of two semester credits of post-licensure academic education related to nursing practice from an accredited nursing program.

Standards for Continuing Education in Nursing (Kansas City, MO: ANA, ): 5. Duties. The nurse staff development coordinator (SDC) devises and helps provide education that reinforces the various skill sets of employees in the nursing department. The SDC supports, conducts and oversees an ongoing system of education for members of nursing.

Hall et al.’s [22] (pp. –) study also noted continuing education as an important retention factor. A review of the extant literature identified distinct considerations for nursing at different career stages and recognizes some overlap in the challenges facing nurses.

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