What is emergency nursing? This course addresses this question and explores the profession through topics like unique roles for emergency nurses, key players in the emergency department, challenges faced, and more.
This course is presented by contributing authors of the book, Emergency Nursing: The Profession, the Pathway, the Practice, by Jeff Solheim. This book is not required in order to understand the content or to complete this course.
Name of Lessons:
- Emergency Nursing Defined
- Unique Roles for Emergency Nurses
- Elevating Professionalism Through Publication
- Self-Care and the Emergency Nurse
- Types of Emergency Departments
- Key Players in the Emergency Department
- Challenges Faced by the Emergency Nurse
- Cultural Issues: Impact on Care Provided
About the Author
Introduction is presented by Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN-BC, CEN, TCRN, CFRN, FAEN. The rest of the lessons are presented by contributing authors of the book, Emergency Nursing: The Profession, the Pathway, the Practice.
Jeff Solheim has been an emergency nurse for over 20 years working in nearly every facet of the profession including staff nurse, nurse administrator, trauma coordinator, educator, author, entrepreneur, pre-hospital and flight nurse and state surveyor.
Jeff currently finds his fulfillment travelling around the world as a motivational and clinical speaker and is also a well-known author. Jeff is also the executive director and founder of a third-world organization that sends medical teams to underdeveloped nations around the world.