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University of Nebraska Medical Center

Category: Administration & Public Health

Caring for the Patient Who Is Using Medical Marijuana: Indications, Side Effects, and Safety Considerations

This module will provide basic information for health care providers caring for patients who may be using medical marijuana. This module will provide introductory, unbiased information on medical marijuana including: basic cannabis pharmacology, indications for use, side effects, and evidence-based safety considerations when caring for patients using cannabis products. 

Apr 12, 2019

An Introduction to Cohort Studies and Measures of Association using Relative Risk

The module has simple and comprehensive design, which covers a short introduction to cohort study and description of measures of association using relative and attributable risk. Along with concise descriptions, it also has self-evaluation tools, which ensure continued interest and engagement with the study material.

Apr 11, 2019

Managing Highly Hazardous Communicable Diseases: Transmission-Based Precautions

Upon completion of this module the learner will differentiate the three modes of transmission of communicable disease and determine the best way to protect healthcare workers and their environment.

Apr 11, 2019

Managing Highly Hazardous Communicable Diseases: Recognition & Response to Exposure

Upon completion of this module the learner will be able to identify situations that can result in an occupational exposure, demonstrate the five steps that must be taken after an exposure, and identify components of the post-exposure process.

Apr 11, 2019

Caring for the Patient Who is Using Medical Marijuana: Legal Issues and Basic Pharmacology

This module will provide basic information for health care providers caring for patients who may be using medical marijuana. This module will provide introductory, unbiased information on medical marijuana including: laws and regulations, medical marijuana programs, and basic cannabis pharmacology. 

Apr 11, 2019

Managing Highly Hazardous Communicable Diseases: Improving Critical Communication Skills

At the end of this module learners will be able to identify five situations the require nonverbal communication and apply four key elements of radio etiquette.

Apr 11, 2019