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Nursing Continuing Education Programs Testimonials

Following is a sample of testimonials given by our attendees from various workshop programs held during our past year.

2018

SANE – January 2018

  • It was an amazing program taught very well by Mrs. Eileen
  • Thank you for such an amazing experience.
  • Great program will highly recommend to fellow nurses interested
  • Positive-Eileen is a great instructor. Makes sure all students are comfortable with any material. Looking forward to putting all this knowledge to work.

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End – January 2018

  • Good format for this mandated educational experience. The speakers and lectures were captivating and knowledgeable about the current guidelines for pain management and prescriptive practice
  • I will recommend this course, appreciated the work at your own pace especially as a full time NP
  • The program was informative and educational: it covered the important aspects of the topic. Thank you so much
  • This was a very comprehensive learning experience

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End – July 2018

  • Great program-thank you
  • Thank you for hosting an informative, necessary, quality program

Suturing and Wound Closure Workshop – February 2018

  • Great program!
  • Excellent instructor!

Pediatric Physical Assessment – March 2018

  • Excellent presenter! Program well organized! Excellent communication!
  • Loved the hands on!

Pediatric Emergency Care – March 2018

  • Loved it! Best lecture I’ve been to. Excellent teacher.

Writing Workshop: Research Papers/APA Style – March 2018

  • Very informative, thank you!

Improving Communication Regarding End-of-Life Decisions – April 2018

  • Excellent program. Should repeat
  • Excellent speakers. Very engaging
  • I appreciate your programs. They are always relevant and practical

IAFN Clinical Skills Training – April 2018

  • I had an excellent time at the clinical training and learned some valuable tools I can use in my practice. Thank you for having this!
  • I learned a lot and feel more comfortable moving forward in my role as a Forensic Nurse Examiner. Thank you!!
  • Well done & very informative. I feel much more confident in my skills.

Continuing the Conversation in Youth Suicide Prevention: Suicide Risk Assessment and Management for School Counselors and Clinicians – May 2018

  • Informative, interactive. Day was great! Happy I attended!
  • Helpful break out sessions for nurses. Thanks!

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – April 2018

  • It was a very informational and interactive educational program
  • This course is well-structured and very informative (with excellent links/resources) that will be greatly used in practice

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – May 2018

  • Overall, this was a great online class with lots of informative links and videos. I would highly recommend this online course to future new NPs.
  • This course was very useful and informative, I definitely learned an incredible amount of information that I did not know first-hand. I think it made me more confident in knowing my opiate drugs and their classes.

Prescribing Controlled Substances – June 2018

  • Very informative and helpful and provided the facts and necessary knowledge in order to prescribe safely.

Transgender Lives & Health Barriers – June 2018

  • Session was needed from my perspective since I don’t know or understand what health barriers LGBT people seek. Hopefully this topic will expand so all members of society understand and know what is needed.

2017

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – January 2017

  • The course gave me great ideas on how to prevent and openly discuss the use of controlled substances with a patient.
  • The flexibility of the online course makes it more encouraging to fit this into my busy schedule

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – February 2017

  • Usable and highly applicable links to relevant state and government agencies.

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – May 2014

  • I will be using the knowledge gained during this course daily in my practice
  • This has been an enlightenment. Very applicable information and useful online support sites.
  • Because of this program, I’m now more aware of the resources available to guide me to safe prescribing of medications.

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – June 2017

  • This course will allow me to better assess my patients and to safely prescribe medications
  • I will apply the knowledge that was gained during this activity into practice in numerous ways

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – July 2017

  • This course provided a plethora of relevant resources
  • It was a very interesting course and each module covered essential information required in order to prescribe controlled substances as primary care provider-APN.

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – August 2017

  • I learned very important information in this course. The knowledge I received in this course is going to be very helpful in my practice as an APN.

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – September 2017

  • I appreciated the links to helpful government, organization and independent websites relevant to the topic. These sites will undoubtedly be revisited as I progress into the APN role.

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – October 2017

  • I can apply this to my new practice and patient care.

Prescribing Controlled Substances in NJ – December 2017

  • I truly enjoyed the presentations
  • The online learning format is fantastic-really appreciate that this exists
  • Very informative course

Writing Workshop: Research Papers/APA Style – January 2017

  • It was a great class that helped me really detail APA for my future papers. I really liked the instructor’s energy. The tone of voice helped make a confusing topic easier. I would suggest this class to everyone!
  • Well organized with fantastic speaker

SANE – January 2017

  • Very helpful course even if not working as a SANE nurse. Knowledge alone help make better understanding of assault victims.
  • The course material was presented very well and I really liked the physical interactive strategy

SANE – June 2017

  • This class by far has prepared me for SANE nursing. I have learned so much and cannot wait for the opportunity to work in this field. ALL speakers were incredible.
  • Glad I took this course. Really gave me a broad knowledge of sexual abuse.

Pediatric Physical Assessment – February 2017

  • Excellent presentation. So glad I came!
  • Case studies were relevant

Pediatric Physical Assessment – June 2017

  • As a school nurse, very applicable!

Pediatric Physical Assessment – December 2017

  • Excellent organization and programming
  • One of the best courses I have ever taken!
  • Love the specifics given, even though not diagnosing, very good to know to differentiate.

Suturing and Wound Closure – February 2017

  • When I am an NP in the future, I will reflect on this class!
  • Speaker Dr. Knapp was knowledgeable, easy to talk to. I was really able to learn!

Suturing and Wound Closure – September 2017

  • This was a great class. Thank you very much!!
  • Amazing and informative class. Also very fun.

Orthopedic Injuries & Splinting Basics for School Nurses – April 2017

  • I found this useful and enjoyed the doctor that presented

Pediatric Emergency Care Workshop – October 2017

  • Very comprehensive, enjoyed the videos & examples of real-life scenarios.
  • Excellent review of assessment skills or all types of injuries seen in school health office

Diabetes Management in the School Age Child – April 2017

  • Great learning experience
  • Excellent speaker, very knowledgeable about diabetes education

Substitute School Nurse Workshop – May 2017

  • Excellent demonstrations of school
  • All excellent! Thank you so much!

IAFN Clinical Skills Training – 2017

  • I absolutely loved this clinical practice program. Eileen gave vital knowledge I will be utilizing. I LOVED the GTAs and thought their knowledge and humor was so effective in educating about gynecological pelvic exams. Can’t wait to use all the tools I learned here.

Improving Communication Regarding End-of-Life Decisions – June 2017

  • Program speakers were excellent
  • Excellent program and resources

Teaching in NCLEX Environment Workshop – June 2017

  • This workshop was very helpful for our BSN faculty. It is inspirational and just what we needed.

NP Boot Camp – November 2017

  • LOVED the expert knowledge! Extremely helpful! Amazing & very knowledgeable
  • Looking forward to more classes. It was awesome!

Orthopedic Injuries & Splinting Basics for School Nurses – October 2017

  • Really enjoyed doc’s presentation- energetic, funny, knowledgeable, and stated clearly main points and seems motivated to teach.
  • Awesome program as always. I recommend your classes

A Closer Look at Skin Disorders: Dermatology for the Advanced Practice Nurse – November 2017

  • The class was awesome. Speaker was very knowledgeable, entertaining & very well spoken!
  • Excellent! Great knowledge of subject matter

Rings, Rashes, Lumps and Bumps: Skin Disorders in the School Age Child – December 2017

  • Excellent program. Can apply information to my practice. Speaker well-versed and excellent knowledge. Please continue to have this at MU.