Requirements for Successful Completion
Each module is individually accredited. To receive CE credit, participants must first review the module materials. Following the completion of the module, the participant will be instructed to take a post test and achieve a minimum passing score of 70%. Lastly, the participant will be instructed to complete an Evaluation and will then be given access to their certificate of credit or completion.
This activity is designed for nurses and other extended healthcare providers who are at the forefront of assessing and caring for patients.
Upon completion of this activity, participant should be able to:
- Discuss the clinical incidence and significance of DVT and PE.
- Describe at least three risk factors for each of the three components of Virchow's Triad.
- Identify risk factors and risk reduction strategies for VTE in selected case studies.
- Recommend appropriate VTE risk reduction measures and prophylaxis options for selected case presentations.
- Explain key teaching points on VTE awareness for patient and families.
- Discuss nursing responsibilities involving mechanical and pharmacologic prophylaxis.
This activity is designed to address the following core and team competencies: Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, Employ Evidenced-based Practice, and Roles & Responsibilities.
Ciné-Med adheres to accreditation requirements regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of the planning committee and faculty's commercial relationships will be made known at the activity. Speakers are required to openly disclose any limitations of data and/or any discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational uses of drugs or devices in their presentations.
All Ciné-Med employees and subject matter experts in control of content have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Susan Miller, PhD
Nurse Development Specialist
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Non Endorsement Statement
Ciné-Med verifies that sound education principles have been demonstrated in the development of this educational offering as evidenced by the review of its objectives, teaching plan, faculty, and activity evaluation process. Ciné-Med does not endorse or support the actual opinions or material content as presented by the speaker(s) and/or sponsoring organization.
In support of improving patient care, Ciné-Med Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the health care team.
This activity provides 0.5 contact hours for nurses.
All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation.
Release: September 11, 2017
Expiration: December 31, 2020
This activity is being supported in part by an educational grant from Cardinal Health.