Contact hours available until 10/31/2020. Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
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Accreditation Statement: This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AMSN.
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This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Rosemarie Marmion, MSN, RN-BC, NE-BC, AMSN Education Director. Learning Outcome: After completing this CNE activity, the learner will be able to identify what therapeutic interventions may be employed when caring for a patient with schizophrenia in the medical-surgical setting. Learning Engagement Activity: Ask yourself the following questions: • What therapeutic interventions can I employ when caring for a patient with schizophrenia in the medical-surgical setting? • What resource(s) are available in your workplace for collaboration regarding the care of the patient with schizophrenia?
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4/16/19 11:39 pm
This article was very pertinent in my current practice and at many hospitals around the world who are experiencing increase in patient population with mental health issues. Points out importance of patient med reconciliations to insure patient receives medications he/she was taking prior to hospitalization.
7/23/19 10:16 pm
Mentally ill patients can be a huge challenge to care for in the acute setting. It's important for the admitting RN to be diligent in obtaining an accurate history and medication reconcillation.
10/10/19 12:39 pm
The table describing schizophrenia behavior symptoms was helpful especially for nurses who don't care for an d chart on these specific behaviors often.