Ausmed - Nursing Courses, Online Nursing CPD and Nursing Education
Ausmed Education is one of Australia's leading nursing education
and continuing professional development (CPD) providers. Established
in 1987 as a nursing textbook publisher, Ausmed now runs over 250 nursing courses annually,
on topics such as wound care,
safety and aged
care . Ausmed has also developed a free CPD organiser tool with
a CPD requirement calculator - and has a rich library of online education for
nurses to complete their CPD.
01 Hour | 15 Mins of CPD
This Video Learning Activity (VLA) focuses on the best-practice nursing care of patients with, or suspected of having a stroke.
- What is stroke? How does stroke affect the brain?
- Nur ...
01 Hour | 00 Min of CPD
All competent adults have a right to decide what medical treatment they would refuse if they lose capacity to make decisions in the future. This Video Learning Activity (VLA) looks at the increasing trend to have future refusals of treatment recor ...
01 Hour | 15 Mins of CPD
Without pathology, we are back in the dark ages, relying on spells and incantations to diagnose, treat and monitor our patients. Use this Video Learning Activity (VLA) to enhance your knowledge of pathology and your relationship with pathology dep ...
Ausmed Education Learning Centre is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
The standards developed by the ANCC are the highest and most rigorous in the world, and this accreditation means that you can be sure that all nursing education available through The Learning Centre meets or exceeds these high standards. Ausmed Education's provider number is P0342. Learn more about ANCC accreditation.
14 Aug 2015 | CPD 44Mins
Iatrogenesis refers to a disease caused by medical intervention. Therapeutic drugs can fall into this category. Some medicines can have a direct bearing on an older person's ability to receive acute interventions in the trauma setting, a ...
12 Aug 2015 | CPD 22Mins
Best practice nursing care for older people is person-centred and takes into account their whole life history. This session defines trauma and trau ...10 Aug 2015 | CPD 23Mins
Emotional wellbeing includes satisfaction, optimism, self-esteem, mastery and feeling in control, having a purpose in life and a sense of belonging ...
- Identifying and Responding to Elder Abuse
- The Physiology of ECT
- Treatments - Including the Nurse's Toolbox
- Bipolar Disorder - A Serious Mental Health Disorder
- ECT Side Effects and Other 'Nasties'
We're more likely to recall memories and information we've used frequently rather than those obtained at a particular age....
It was Voltaire who said: "perfect is the enemy of the good" – and he should know. A strident critic of existential perfection, Voltaire spent much of his working life attacking the notion of a world ...
Tension-type headaches feel like a dull or heavy, non-pulsating band of pain, usually on both sides of the head....