Nurses' Continuing Education

The Career and Professional Program of CCM is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. P#211.

The RN Refresher Course

This is an intensive program for RN’s who want to return to the nursing workforce and need to update their skills and nursing theory. Also excellent for current RN’s in non-clinical roles wanting to revive their clinical skills. The purpose of the activity is to enable the learner to review and update nursing knowledge and skills to assist with re-entry or initial entry to the acute care and long-term care setting. Objectives include and are not limited to: 1) Employ the nursing process utilizing critical thinking and clinical judgment in the acute care and long term care setting. 2) Review and increase knowledge related to care of patients with common medical surgical conditions, including use of technology and psychomotor skills. It also meets criteria required of RN Refresher Programs by  the NJ Board of Nursing.
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To attend requires enrolling in and attending 2 separate courses: the Mandatory Registration Seminar followed by the RN Refresher Course.
Steps to enrolling:
1.    Attend a mandatory RN Refresher Registration Seminar.
2.    Contact the NJ BON to verify that this course will qualify you for the nursing license you are seeking.
3.    Complete and submit the required medical history and background check information for review.
4.    Once approved for the program by the CCM Nursing Department, register for the program.

The RN Refresher course is offered from Mid-May to Mid-June every other year, due to run in Spring 2019.  Specific course details are available in the Spring Continuing Education brochure when it is available.

Contact our online training partner directly at www.ed2go.com/ccm

Certificate in Perinatal Issues *

(20 contact hours) The Certificate in Perinatal Issues is a multidisciplinary educational experience designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals who provide care and support for childbearing women, newborns, and families.

Certificate in Infectious Diseases And Infection Control *

 (13 contact hours) Infectious diseases are a key concern for any healthcare professional. Globally, infectious diseases are responsible for more than 25% of all deaths, second only to cardiovascular disease. Millions more individuals are affected by the most common types of infectious diseases, which can have both short- and long-term health consequences.

Gerontology *

(44 contact hours) Prove you have the skills required to meet the health care needs of a rapidly aging population.

End of Life Care *

(26 contact hours) Understand the needs of individuals living with debilitating, chronic, or terminal illnesses.

Pain Assessment and Management *

(24 contact hours) Understand the mechanisms of pain, the multidisciplinary methods of assessment, management, and treatment of pain, with cancer related and non-cancer related pain.

Legal and Ethical Issues *

(23 contact hours) Examine key legal and ethical issues to improve your practice and provide better patient care.

Spanish for Medical Personnel

Learn medical Spanish quickly and easily, honing your basic conversational skills and mastering key healthcare words and phrases.

* Provider is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.