3053: RN-PMH Council Interactive Panel
The RN-PMH Council represents the interests of psychiatric nurses practicing in direct patient care. This council is for BSN, Associate and diploma nurses to come together and discuss issues including staffing, violence, patient and staff safety, stigma and more. This is your opportunity to network with psychiatric nurses from across the nation and share your accomplishments and concerns.
Speaker: Kris A. McLoughlin, DNP, APRN, PMH-CNS, BC, CADC-II
Disclosures: This presenter has no conflicts of interest or commercial support to disclose. Off-label uses will not be discussed during this presentation. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Session Length: 30 minutes
Target Audience: RN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Discuss the purpose of the Scope and standards of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Practice.
2. Describe two ways that the Scope and standards of PMH Nursing Practice guide PMH nursing practice.
3. Identify potential change in the Scope and Standards of PMH Nursing Practice that would affect the way that direct care is provided to mental health consumers.
Continuing Nursing Education
0.5 contact hours. * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to the entire session, complete an evaluation, and earn a passing score on the post test before the expiration date. You will have 5 tries to correctly answer the questions on the post test. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. We cannot award credit unless all steps are completed.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Friday, November 9th
RN-PMH Council Interactive Panel
APNA 26th Annual Conference
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
Release Date: February 22, 2013
The contact hours for this session expire: February 28, 2014