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Upcoming Free Webinars

Join us for our free webinars and claim CE for attending and completing the evaluations! Webinars will be recorded to view and claim CE afterward.

Care of the Movement Disorder Patient with Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)

February 25, 2021 at 1-2pm CT

This webinar will be presented by Joan Miravite, DNP RN FNP-BC.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Define therapeutic goals of DBS for patients with movement disorders

  2. Summarize objectives of pre-operative DBS patient education

  3. Identify appropriate candidates for DBS

  4. Recognize post-operative nursing care priorities, including monitoring for seizures or stroke, bleeding, infection and resuming meds

  5. Describe realistic post-operative expectations for patients with DBS

  6. Examine DBS management considerations, including medication changes and programming adjustments

Register for the live webinar here. The recording for this webinar will be available for free after the live webinar.

Certification of the Neuroscience Nurse: Process, Benefits & Impact

March 9, 2021 at 12-1pm CT

The American Board of Neuroscience Nursing (ABNN) is an independent, not-for-profit corporation established under the AANN to design, implement, and evaluate neuroscience certifications for professional nurses within the field.  This webinar, presented by Marianne Beare Vyas, PhD RN ANP-BC, will describe the benefits to nurses, patients, and administrators of having every neuroscience patient cared for by a certified nurse.  We will describe the CNRN and SCRN certifications, the process for application, testing and obtaining certification. This webinar will also describe how tests are created, stay current, and the role of the ABNN. Through this webinar, hospitals and leadership will be able to identify benefits to certification as well as ways to recognize and promote certification at their facility.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Describe benefits of CNRN and SCRN Certification

  2. Identify what is coming for neuroscience nurses

  3. List the process of application, testing, and certification

  4. State the role of the ABNN and sanctity of the SCRN and CNRN test

  5. Identify ways hospitals and leadership can promote certification

Register for the live webinar here. The recording for this webinar will be available for free after the live webinar.

 

Past Webinars

Abstract Submission 101: From Idea to AcceptanceAbstract Submission 101

June 12, 2020; September 29, 2020

View the recording here. Credit for this webinar will expire on June 11, 2022.

An In-Depth Look at the NIHSS

October 20, 2020

View the recording here. Credit for this webinar will expire on October 19, 2022.

Basics of Advocacy: Tips for the Novice Advocate

December 8, 2020

View the recording here. Credit for this webinar will expire on December 7, 2022.

How to Publish Your Peer-Reviewed Manuscript

January 8, 2021 at 2-3pm CT

View the recording here. Credit for this webinar will expire on January 7, 2023.

 

Continuing Education Credit

The American Association of Neuroscience Nurses is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

The American Association of Neuroscience Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing (CEP: 13331).

Successful completion: Participants must attend the live webinar or view the recording and complete the evaluation for each webinar. Attendees can be awarded 1 nursing contact hour for every 60 minutes they attend or view and evaluate. Each participant will need an AANN account to complete an online evaluation. Signing up for an AANN account does not sign up the learner for membership.

 

Industry Supported Webinars (Non-CE)

A review of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) new practice advisory supporting PFO closure after cryptogenic stroke

August 21, 2020

John J. Volpi, MD
Supported by: W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc

View the recording here