TMC Collaborative: Medical-Surgical Certification Review Course October 2023

October 11, 2023 to October 12, 2023

Course Overview: The Medical-Surgical Certification Exam Review Course is a comprehensive and intensive two-day program specially designed for registered nurses seeking to enhance their knowledge and skills in medical-surgical nursing and successfully pass the medical-surgical certification exam. This didactic course covers essential topics, evidence-based practices, and critical thinking strategies required to excel in the medical-surgical nursing field.

Course Materials: Participants will receive access to a PDF of lecture notes, which contain practice questions and references to essential resources for further self-study.

Faculty: The course is taught by experienced masters' and doctorate-prepared nurses with a passion for teaching and a track record of success in helping nurses achieve certification.

Additional Information: Board certification may be obtained either via the American Nurses Credentialing Center (Medical Surgical Nurse - Board Certified (MEDSURG-BC)) or the Medical Surgical Nursing Certification Board (Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN)) if the RN meets eligibility requirements as specified by the licensing board.

For more information on obtaining certification via the American Nurses Credentialing Center (MEDSURG-BC), go to https://www.nursingworld.org/our-certifications/medical-surgical-nurse/

For more information on obtaining certification via the Academy of Medical Surgical Nursing (CMSRN), go to https://www.amsn.org/certification

Target Audience

Registered nurses who are planning to take the medical-surgical certification exam or those seeking to refresh their knowledge and skills in medical-surgical nursing.

Learning Objectives

On completion of this activity, nurses will report increased confidence in sitting the medical-surgical examination based on the enhanced knowledge of medical surgical pathophysiology and treatments. They will identify at least one new learning that they will apply to their practice as reflected in the post activity survey.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 13.75 Attendance
  • 13.75 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 13.75 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

Course opens: 
08/07/2023
Course expires: 
01/12/2024
Event starts: 
10/11/2023 - 7:00am CDT
Event ends: 
10/12/2023 - 5:00pm CDT
Cost:
$10.00
Rating: 
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Virtual via Zoom
United States

The meeting link will be available on this course website. Please return here the day of the meeting to record your attendance and join the Zoom meeting. 

Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 

Houston Methodist will award 13.75 nursing professional development hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the evaluation tool.

This NCPD activity is jointly provided by Houston Methodist Hospital, in collaboration with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Harris Health System, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center and The University of Texas Medical Branch Health.

Available Credit

  • 13.75 Attendance
  • 13.75 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 13.75 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

Price

Cost:
$10.00
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