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Nurse Practitioner Skills Boot Camp

Step up for the “Boot Camp” at Monmouth University

– an immersion program for Nurse Practitioners providing specialized training in key areas. The hands-on experience will be facilitated by content experts who will share knowledge, tips and techniques for practice. The boot camp is suitable for individuals who would like to update their knowledge and/or who are new to the role.

Participants will complete 2 modules daily – selecting 4 out of the 5 modules listed below. Each day will conclude with a 1.5 hour pharmacology update.

  • X-Ray Interpretation
  • EKG Assessment
  • Care of Common Orthopedic Injuries and Splinting Basics
  • Suturing and Wound Closure
  • Clinical Decision Making – Interpreting and Integrating Diagnostics

COST

$400/$350 MU students and alumni – before May 15

$450/400 for MU students and alumni – space permitting after May 15

Instructional materials, a continental breakfast and a light lunch are included in the program fee.

REGISTER

For more information, contact Barbara Paskewich, MSN,RN, MA, CHES, Director of Professional Development and Special Projects, at 732-571-3694 or bpaskewi@monmouth.edu.

Sexual Assault Examination Across the Lifespan – Workshop

Sexual Assault Examination Across the Lifespan

This program is designed for the RN with at least 2 years recent clinical experience desiring to obtain the in-depth knowledge and skills needed to provide effective health care and services to victims of sexual assault. Content will include the biological, psychological, social and medico-legal dynamics of sexual assault including care of both male and female survivors across the lifespan.

Topics will include: assessment and evaluation of the adult, adolescent, pediatric survivor of sexual assault through the lifespan; role of the SANE in caring for sexual assault and abuse victims across the lifespan; nursing management of the sexually assaulted patient; evidence collection and analysis; exam documentation; clinical skill demonstrations; interdisciplinary collaboration; NJ laws and regulations; and an overview of the criminal justice system including tips on testifying.

COST

$800

REGISTER

For more information, contact Barbara Paskewich, MSN,RN, MA, CHES, Director of Professional Development and Special Projects, at 732-571-3694 or bpaskewi@monmouth.edu.

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Substitute School Nurse Workshop

Substitute School Nurse Workshop

Substitute Nurses are needed in many school districts! This class is designed to present an overview of the responsibilities of the Substitute School Nurse. The Instructors will introduce key areas specific to the care of the child in the school setting.

This program will provide 5.5 contact hours for nurses.

Substitute Nurses are needed in many school districts! This class is designed to present an overview of the responsibilities of the Substitute School Nurse. The Instructors will introduce key areas specific to the care of the child in the school setting.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

  • Describe requirements for School Nursing and employment opportunities
  • Review tips and techniques for the management of the school health office
  • Discuss documentation guidelines
  • Compare district policies for the management of common school health concerns
  • Discuss diabetes management (nutrition and insulin pumps)
  • Describe emergency protocols (epi-pen, glucagon, & nebulizer)

COST

$90 (a light lunch is included in the program fee)

REGISTER

For more information, contact Barbara Paskewich, MSN,RN, MA, CHES, Director of Professional Development and Special Projects, at 732-571-3694 or bpaskewi@monmouth.edu.

Register Online for Workshop