Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN) Review Course
This one-day course is for nurses who wish to sit for the exam to become a Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN). The CPEN Review Course is coming to The Children's Hospital of San Antonio and is open to all registered nurses who wish to become certified in pediatric emergency nursing. This program provides comprehensive and up-to-date review of pediatric emergency nursing based on the CPEN exam content online. Participants receive information that enhances clinical nursing practice and promotes certification exam success. Contact Hours: 7 About Contact Hours For Nurses Outside of Florida and California: Nurse Builders is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. For Florida and California Nurses: Nurse Builders is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (provider #15118) and the Florida Board of Nursing (provider #50-9679). Course Objectives Review and enhance test-taking skills Decreased anxiety related to CPEN exam Identify content outline for CPEN exam preparation Identify typical presentation as well as management of pediatric emergency care situations Enhance nursing care of infants and children cared for in the emergency department 1-Day CPEN Review Course Topics Test-taking Triage Respiratory Cardiac Neurology Gastrointestinal Genitourinary/Reproductive Neonatal Environment/Toxicology Trauma Surgical Emergencies Procedural Sedation Behavioral/Maltreatment Legal and Professional Issues Parking is $9 per day for valet or guest parking and is not included in the registration fee. About the Course Instructor: Matthew Choate, RN, BSN, MBA, CEN, CPEN Matthew Choate is dedicated to preparing pediatric emergency nurses to sit for the CPEN exam. He is an expert in pediatric emergency nursing, a speaker and an author. Matt has dedicated his entire career to the care of emergency and critical care nursing in both the adult and pediatric settings. He was an EMT prior to becoming a nurse. He has been a trainer for basic and advanced life support courses for more than 20 years. Currently, Matt serves as Chief Nursing Officer at Central Vermont Medical Center. He is an authority of the CPEN exam and review processs and presents this one-day CPEN Review Course at hospitals across the country. This course is FREE to Associates of The Children's Hospital of San Antonio and CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System (CSRHS). For all others, register now and save! $175 Early Bird Registration by July 5 - Non-CSRHS Nurses $200 Regular Registration by August 12 - Non-CSRHS Nurses $250 Late Registration from August 13 - August 30 - Non-CSRHS Nurses
Center for Children and Families 5th Floor Auditorium , 333 North Santa Rosa
San Antonio, TX
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