AAENP Continuing Education Center

 Welcome to the AAENP CE Center developed by NP's for the ENP. Develop your skills, improve your practice, grow your knowledge!

Medicine and health care change rapidly, which is why it is important that our members have access to current, evidence-based education to enhance their knowledge and improve their practice skills in order to provide the best possible care for their patients. Our continuing education (CE) center provides education developed by emergency nurse practitioners (ENP) and experts in emergency medicine to provide comprehensive educational experiences for our members. Activities range from previously recorded live conferences, webinars, presentations, videos, and articles to help you stay on the cutting edge of your field and shape your practice.

AAENP is committed to providing high-quality continuing education on a variety of emergency medicine topics to our members through our CE center - just one of the benefits you have as an AAENP member.  Members get more!  New courses are added frequently so be sure to check back regularly.  You will be awarded a continuing education certificate once you’ve completed the entire course, completed the post-test assessment, and submitted a feedback survey.  You will then be able to print the certificate to retain for your records.

Members get more! All you need to do is log in through your AAENP member login to complete the course.  Non-members can also register for these CE courses for a fee. With your membership, you have access to continuing education credit hours FREE, accepted for NP CE requirements by all state boards of nursing, all NP regulatory bodies and to help you prepare for the ENP certification exam.

The CE center fits your interests and your schedule. CE Center activities come in a variety of formats and topics, including monthly CE activities from the AENJ and clinical pearls.  All CE activities can be found by category, program delivery type, keywords, and title search.

Member ONLY Access

Not a member? You can still get access to CE courses through the registrations below.

Evaluation & Management of ACS in the ED

By: Michael Gooch DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, ENP-C 

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Chest pain accounts for approximately six million annual visits to the emergency department and every 34 seconds someone in the US has an acute coronary event. This learning activity is designed to guide the ENP in the approach to the evaluation and management of the patient with chest pain with possible acute coronary symptom in the ED.

This activity is approved for 1.13 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes 0.5 hours of pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID 20054271. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies.

 

Evaluation & Management of Stroke in the ED

By: Michael Gooch DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, ENP-C

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Every 40 seconds someone in the United States has a stroke with nearly one-quarter of them having had a previous stroke. Patients present with a spectrum of signs and symptoms. This learning activity is designed to guide the ENP in the approach to the evaluation and management of the patient with a possible stroke in the ED.

This activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes 1.0 hours of pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID 20064283. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies.

 

 

 

Effective Consultations in the ED

By: Tiffany S Andrews MS, BS, BA, CNE, CCNS, ACNP-BC, ENP-C

 

Vermilion Border Repair & Facial Nerve Blocks

By: Theresa Campo DNP, FNP-C, ENP-C, FAANP, FAAN

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The goal of this presentation is to provide the emergency provider with some tools to use when consulting various services in the emergency department and identify some common pitfalls to avoid during your consultation.

This activity is approved for 0.56 contact hour(s) of continuing education (0.0 of which can be used towards pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID 20114636. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies.

 

This is a discussion on the use of facial blocks (infraorbital and mental) for the closure of vermilion border lacerations and performing repairs.

This activity is approved for 0.6 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes 0.1 hours of pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID 20054271. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies.

 

 Management of Acute Toxic Ingestions & Exposures

By: Michael Gooch DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, ENP-C

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Emergency nurse practitioners often manage patients with a variety of exposures and ingestions. These can be accidental or intentional overdoses, resulting in challenging and sometimes unique treatment plans. During this presentation, a wide range of toxins and medications, including some of the new street drugs will be discussed. Lastly, the management of cardiotoxic patients will be addressed, including newer strategies of high dose insulin and intralipid therapy administration.