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Click for more info The orthopaedic patient can be one of the most demanding and technically complex patients that you will care for. To further complicate care, today's total joint patients are going home sooner than ever — often within 24 hours.

That's why interdisciplinary collaboration is so important.

It's not just about the surgeons, or PT/OT, or the nurses. It really takes everyone working together to improve patient outcomes and speed up recovery.

An essential component of quality care is a clear understanding of the entire journey. Join national speakers and experts in this cutting-edge video course for in-depth knowledge regarding the full spectrum of care:
  • Total Joint Replacements
  • Fracture Care
  • Trauma
  • Overuse Conditions
  • Sports Medicine
  • Degenerative Joint Diseases
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Treatment Options (Surgery is NOT the only option!)
  • Pre-Operative Planning
  • Peri-Operative Considerations
  • Post-Operative Assessments
  • Pain Management
  • Mobility & Therapy
  • Post-Hospital Planning

You'll gain practical new insights and discover the latest treatment updates for this specialized patient population.


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Watch the 13 sessions at your own pace
while earning 11.5+ CE hours from the comfort of home.

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This comprehensive online course explores the full spectrum of orthopaedic advances in 13 focused sessions:

Module 1 (Sessions 1 - 6):
Advances in Orthopaedic Care: It's Not Just Broken Bones

with Amy Hite, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Click for more info The orthopaedic patient can be one of the most demanding and technically complicated patients that you will care for. Management techniques are constantly changing, which can make it challenging to keep up-to-date on the most current treatments to ensure the best outcomes for your patients. The first portion of this online video series will focus on the following practice changing topics:
  • Orthopaedic work-up
  • Degenerative joint disease
  • Orthopaedic complications
  • Overuse conditions
  • Fracture management and fixation techniques
  • Pediatric fractures and considerations
  • Sports medicine
  • Spinal disorders

Module 2 (Sessions 7 - 13):
The Total Joint Replacement Patient: Supporting a Successful Journey

with Paul M. Levy, MSN, BS, RN, ONC

Click for more info Recent advances in the techniques, equipment, and components, now make total joint replacement a common place, elective surgery for patients of all ages with compromised articular joint components. This training will provide you with a greater understanding of the surgical process, be better equipped to help patients establish realistic expectations, increased confidence in this ever-changing field and achieve improved patient reports of satisfaction following surgical interventions for total joint replacements. Fascinating topics highlighted through the second portion of the online video series will include:
  • Surgical vs. conservative management
  • All the options: Partial…total joint replacement…megaprosthetics
  • Pain management interventions that work
  • CMS bundled payment strategies
  • When is it time for surgery? Alternative treatments?
  • Orthopedic conditions and disease processes leading to treatment
  • Preventing post-operative complications/risks
  • Rehabilitation goals and discharge planning


Plus, if you register today, you'll get these additional bonuses:
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Watch the 13 sessions at your own pace
while earning 11.5+ CE hours from the comfort of home.

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About the Speakers:


Amy Hite graduated from Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kansas, in 1996 with a BSN and in 2000 with an MSN Family Nurse Practitioner degree. She is certified as FNP by AANP and ANCC, certified in Orthopedics by the National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses, and completed the Doctorate of Nursing Practice with an emphasis in Advanced Practice from the University of Kansas School of Nursing, May 2011.

Her current position is Assistant Professor at the Pittsburg State University, Department of Nursing. She is employed part time at PSU Student Health Services, specializing in orthopedic patients and primary care. Amy also does Legal Nurse Consulting.



Paul M. Levy is a Registered Nurse with certification in Orthopaedic Nursing. Throughout his career, he has specialized in Orthopedics, specifically Total Joint Replacement Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Musculoskeletal Oncology. Paul has worked on post-operative orthopedic units, serving as a staff nurse, charge nurse, preceptor, and mentor.

In Paul's current role as Clinical Education Specialist for Orthopedics and Emergency Medicine at a hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, he is responsible for staff development and training, coordinates the Geriatric Fracture Program and the Crisis Management Training. In addition to his years of training experienced orthopedic staff, Paul has also developed an "Ortho for Non-ortho Nurses" program to help resource pool, staff, and new orthopedic nurses better understand orthopedic care. He also developed an Orthopedic Reference Guide for nurses to assist staff when orthopedic patients are admitted "off-service."


About the Author:


Cyndi Zarbano is an intensive care nurse with over 20 years of nursing experience who is currently practicing in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota. She is a nationally-recognized seminar speaker who has opened multiple national symposiums and speaks on several topics for PESI, as well as a variety of other companies in the US and Canada. In addition to her speaking engagements, Cyndi is a published author with a variety of books including Clinical Nursing Assessment Skills Pocket Guide and the Medical Surgical Nurses Pocket Guide. Her products also include textbooks, webcasts and webinars.

Along with her MS and BSN in nursing, she has 3 other undergraduate degrees and multiple nursing certifications. She served as a US Naval Officer for 10 years, leaving service as an LCDR (Lieutenant Commander) in 2001. Prior to nursing, she worked as a counselor with the mentally ill and dangerous in a facility in southern Minnesota. She returned to that facility as a Lead Psychiatric Nurse for two years after leaving the military. Additionally, Cyndi has a legal nurse consulting business and continues to serve as a testifying expert in medical related cases. Cyndi's teaching style is dynamic and high energy while informal and easy to understand. You will leave her program with a renewed commitment to achieving nursing excellence in critical care.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Cyndi Zarbano has an employment relationship with Fairview South. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Cyndi Zarbano has no relevant nonfinancial relationships to disclose.


What Happens Next?

1 Register now to get your login for instant access to the online portal.

Review all the course materials at your own pace and at your convenience! Access all course videos and materials online forever. Plus, use the CE21 Mobile™ app to access the course content on-the-go, wherever and whenever you want on your mobile devices.  Click here for course objectives and outline

3 Watch your e-mail for the order confirmation and link to get immediate access to all course videos and materials online, plus downloadable PDF exercises to work through with the training.
4 Start interacting with other online attendees via chat message boards.

Complete your CE tests online. Once you pass, you can print your CE certificate online instantly - earn 11.5+ CE hours. Click here for CE credit details

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