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Online CNE Courses
Livestream blended courses and single topic recordings offering ANCC nursing contact hours including free courses

Ambulatory Nurse Visits Online CNE Nursing Course

This online course provides an overview of how to create ambulatory nurse visits in your organization. Topics include stakeholder buy-in, nursing scope of practice, nurse-initiated protocols, scheduling, billing & reimbursement, nursing education, and data management.

Nursing Grand Rounds Online Courses

These online CNE courses are designed for nurses and other healthcare professionals in all care settings and specialties. Topics include communication, ethics, wellness, workplace violence, compassion fatigue, opioid & substance abuse disorders, and many more. Patient scenarios, tools & strategies, and everyday application into practice are presented.

Preceptor Basics Online CNE Nursing Course

This is a beginner course for nurses new to the preceptor role. Includes common terms, assessing learning styles, giving constructive feedback, competency validation, and strategies for promoting critical thinking. 

Perianesthesia Nursing Curriculum

This online course is designed to train nurses new to the perianesthesia nursing specialty. This curriculum is based on the American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses (ASPAN) scope and standards of practice. It contains thirteen online modules that are self-directed learning and are intended to be completed over multiple weeks during clinical orientation. Topics include phases of perianesthesia nursing, airway management, organ systems, anesthesia agents, moderate sedation, emergent situations, patient education, pain management, nausea & vomiting, and discharge.

Effective Communication in Healthcare Online Course

This online course has been designed to help healthcare providers in all disciplines enhance communication with their patients as well as colleagues. Interactions with patients and colleagues are opportunities to develop trust and exert a positive influence. This course will provide communication skills and strategies to have thoughtful, empathic and effective conversations. Topics include boundary setting, non-verbal communication, giving effective feedback, infusing empathy into written communication, and dealing with a variety of challenging communication scenarios. Multiple demonstrations will be given using standardized patients.

Advancing Care Through Genomics: Essentials for Nursing Practice-Online CNE/CME Courses

Genomic testing and genomic medicine are both rapidly growing fields, and the American Nurses Association recognizes that all nurses have a role in delivering genetics/genomics services to patients and families. Clinical advances have resulted in the introduction of genomics into practices ranging from primary care to oncology to critical care. These courses have been designed to provide nurses and health care staff with broad education in genomics and were specifically developed to translate genomic science into practice.

Basics of ECG Interpretation 2023 Online CNE Course Series

This livestream CNE course series is designed as a beginner overview of ECG rhythm interpretation for cardiac monitoring. 12 lead ECG interpretation is not included. All 2023 course dates are listed and open for registration.

This course will be conducted as a live web stream with an expert instructor and includes hands on practice time interpreting ECG rhythms along with self-paced assignments.

Included in the registration fee is a set of digital calipers and the "Basic ECG Redbook" a comprehensive workbook. 

January, March, May, July, September, & November Dates Available.

Advanced ECG Interpretation - Online CNE Course

This online CNE course is designed to prepare nurses and healthcare professionals for recognizing normal and subsequent changes on a 12-lead ECG associated with ischemia, injury, infarction, bundle branch blocks, and hypertrophy. The course also includes recognition of axis deviation along with differentiation of ectopy from aberrancy, assessment of QT intervals, and clinical significance. Emphasis is placed on the pathophysiology of these changes, clinical presentation, and interventions for all. 

Cardiac ICU Nursing - Online CNE Course

This online CNE course is designed to provide an overview of cardiac intensive care nursing. Session topics include a general cardiac overview, heart failure, pacemaker basics, chest tube management, left ventricular assist devices (LVAD) including right heart failure, and care of a patient on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) including nursing assessment, device management, physiology concepts, and bedside emergencies with an ECMO Specialist.

Intramuscular Injections - Online CNE Course

This online CNE course is designed to provide an overview of intramuscular (IM) injections. Content reviews the deltoid, vastus lateralis, and ventrogluteal injection sites including anatomical landmarks for locating each with return demonstration scenarios on different patients. Correct steps for administration of immunizations and other IM injections along with precaution considerations are also included.

And the Clot Thickens: Anticoagulation and Reversal Medications - Online CNE Course

This online CNE course reviews and compares several anticoagulation medications including dosing, clinical considerations, patient monitoring, and reversal medications. 

Carotid Artery Disease: An Overview of Current Treatment Options - Online CNE Course

This online CNE course will provide the learner with a basic understanding of carotid artery disease and treatments. This course presents four treatment modalities for carotid artery disease: medical management, carotid endarterectomy, transfemoral carotid artery stenting, and transcarotid artery revascularization (TCAR).

Telephone Communication in Nursing - Online CNE Course

This online CNE course will provide a basic overview of communication strategies when providing care for patients over the telephone. Topics include opening/closing the call, nursing assessment, listening skills, effective questioning including open-ended questions, identification of nonverbal cues, and use of role play scenarios.

Free Online CNE Courses
Free recorded online sessions offering ANCC nursing contact hours

Covid-19 Manual Prone Positioning - Free Online CNE Course

This free online CNE course describes the process for manual prone positioning therapy and subsequent ongoing assessment and management of intubated patients.
*No ANCC contact hours offered for this session*

Care of the Transgender and Gender Diverse Patient - Free Online CNE Course

This free online CNE course provides a general overview of caring for transgender and gender diverse patients including creating a safe and trusting healthcare environment. Included in this self-guided module are common terms and definitions, gender and sexual orientation, gender congruence, use of personal pronouns, case scenarios for the workplace and patient care, and patient stories sharing their journey.

Promoting Coping Strategies in Children to Help Manage Chronic Stress - Free Online CNE Course

This free online CNE course will provide data to validate the need for resiliency education for school age children along with tools and strategies for coping with stress and enhance well-being.