Center for Professional Development

Radiology Review for APNs

3 contact hours

Course ID:RAD

*** Special Offering - Register for this course and the morning course, Lab Review/Interpretaion for APNs, and receive complimentary lunch ***

Offered on the Following Dates


This course is not scheduled at this time


Registration & Fees

 

Description

The course is designed for the Advance Practice Nurse who has the opportunity to assess and diagnosis patients. Advanced Practice Nurses often have the first opportunity to assess and diagnose patients. X-rays obtained in the office, clinic, hospital or emergency rooms are an invaluable tool in quickly establishing a diagnosis or making a better differential diagnosis. This eyes-on course will improve your ability to read x-rays of the chest and abdomen..

This course will give you greater ability, greater confidence and will make you a better practitioner by improving your practice through better use of diagnostic imaging.

Objectives

  1. Learn to view X-rays in a standard sequence each time in order to improve diagnostic accuracy and reduce errors.
  2. Recognize common abnormalities on chest and/or abdomen.
  3. Learn which advanced imaging tests to order.
  4. Achieve greater professional satisfaction in viewing and interpreting X-rays through increased diagnostic accuracy.
 

Location & Map

Rutgers Newark Campus
180 University Avenue
Ackerson Hall, room 209
Newark, NJ 07102

Faculty

Irina Benenson, MA, MSN, NP-C, CEN

 

 

Questions?

cpdn@rutgers.edu
973-972-6655

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*This continuing nursing education activity was approved by New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission On Accreditation.

Rutgers School of Nursing 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.
Provider Number P290-6/14-17.

 

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