This is one of the most extensive and broadly encompassing modules in the EMCT series, including many of the most common illnesses and injuries that ED providers see every day. In addition to covering rashes, burns, and other skin conditions, you will learn proper wound management and closure, how to drain abscesses, and how to manage various allergic and angioedematous reactions. Various local and systemic infectious illnesses are covered in this module as well, including emergencies related to HIV.
The American College of Emergency Physicians designates this Enduring material for a maximum of 9.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NPs earn 9.5 hours CE, including 5.5 hours of ENP skills/procedural hours.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Emergency Physicians and Emergency Medicine Core Training. The American College of Emergency Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.