The Endocrine System

The Endocrine System 

This lesson discusses common conditions/disorders of the endocrine system.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-PAC-0-ES

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (2 Match)

Florida Board of Nursing - Certified Nursing Assistants

1.0 HOURS


This is not an accredited course for professional license renewal. Florida CNAs may use this inservice toward meeting their annual inservice requirement.This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

District Of Columbia Board Of Nursing Assistive Personnel

1.0 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-ES
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 5/31/2024
Learning Objectives:
Identify common conditions/disorders of the endocrine system.
Restate the related signs and symptoms of each disorder to observe and report.
Understand how to provide care to the person with an endocrinal disorder.

Outline:
The Endocrine System What are Hormones? The Pituitary Gland Common Conditions & Disorders Glands of the Human Body Cushing's Syndrome Addison's Disease Hyper/Hypothyroidism Diabetes Insipidus Diabetes Hypoglycemia Hyperglycemia Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) Gestational Diabetes

Instructor: Sally Brounstein, RN
Sally Brounstein, RN, is a Regional Nurse Educator with Providence Health & Services in Oregon, with more than 40 years experience overseeing competency assessment for all RNs, CNAs, and Techs hired in the Portland, Oregon, service area.  She has also developed the CNA2 acute care program at Portland Community College, where she has been an instructor for more than six years, providing training in conjunction with OHSU and Legacy Health System.  Disclosure: Sally Brounstein, RN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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