West Virginia Nursing CE Requirements

West Virginia RN Requirements 

  

West Virginia LPN Requirements

 RNs in West Virginia are required to complete 12 hours of continuing education every year. Includes 2 hours related to mental health conditions common in veterans, and 1 hour drug diversion and best practice prescribing of controlled substance training.     LPNs in West Virginia are required to complete 24 hours of continuing education every two years. Includes 3 hours of substance abuse (every renewal), 2 hours related to mental health conditions common in veterans, and 2 hours related to end of life care with pain management (one time only). 
  • West Virginia Board of Registered Nurses Approved Provider #WV1996-0076RN
  • Western Schools is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
  • Nursing boards in all states requiring continuing education accept courses offered by ANCC accredited providers.  
  • For more Information about West Virginia's CE Requirements for RNs and LPNs, please visit the West Virginia Board of Nursing website.

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15-Hour Nursing Value Pack 2018

Only $21.95

Value Pack Includes: 

Home Health Nursing: Standards, Assessment, Reimbursement, and Quality Initiatives (15 Contact Hours) - This course provides the nurse with an understanding of the structure of home health agencies, the federal regulations and reimbursement system, and standards of care and professional practice. The home care nurse cannot “just” provide exceptional clinical care in terms of assessment and treatments but must also provide this care in the context of the larger healthcare and home care system. The course is designed for both new and experienced home health nurses as well as those nurses who may be interested in pursuing a career in home health or who may work closely with home health agencies. Read More

You can also check out our 2017 15-hour Value Pack for Nurses, which includes the course Death, Dying and Bereavement: Essential Concepts.

NOTE: This value pack does not include the content requirements for West Virginia RNs. Visit WesternSchools.com to view and purchase:

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24-Hour Nursing CE Value Pack 2018

Only $26.95

Value Pack Includes: 

Overview of Diabetes in Children (24 Contact Hours - 5.4 Pharm Hours) -The purpose of this course is to assist nurses in a variety of settings to understand the complex metabolic, developmental, emotional, and social implications for a child with diabetes and the family. Understanding the unique considerations for this population will assist the nurse to provide supportive and flexible care. Nurses in schools, clinics, primary care offices, and hospitals need to be knowledgeable caregivers and educators for these families to enhance diabetes care and provide much needed emotional support. The ongoing epidemic of obesity and type 2 diabetes in youth affords an opportunity for nurses to be involved in community-wide efforts to influence risk factors, promote lifestyle changes, and potentially prevent or delay the development of type 2 diabetes. Read More

NOTE: This value pack does not include all the content requirements for West Virginia LPNs. Visit WesternSchools.com to view and purchase:

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