Multiple Sclerosis (MS) (NA1960)

Author(s): Patsy Barnes, RN, BA

Pre-Approved for: ACM, CA BRN, CCM, CDMS, CE Broker Provider, CLCP, CNLCP, COHN/COHN-S, CRCC, CRRN, CVRP, Delaware BON, MSCC, RNs, VRA-Canada

Credit Hours: 6

CCM Credit Hours: 4

Course Format

This course is online. All course material is available online and is accessible immediately after purchase from your account homepage. Certificate of Completion is available immediately upon passing the exam.

Course Overview

Course Objectives

  1. Explain the disease process of Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

  2. Present the diagnosis and treatment options available, including both traditional and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM)

  3. List the emotional disorders associated with Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

  4. Discuss living with the disease and ways to manage common symptoms

  5. Explain the complications surrounding end of life care for those with the disease

  6. Discuss how the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and disability system pertain to those with Multiple Sclerosis

Course Outline

  1. Overview of Multiple Sclerosis

  2. Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

  3. Emotional Disorders in Multiple Sclerosis

  4. Myths Regarding Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

  5. African American and Veterans Populations

  6. Diagnosis and Treatment of the Disease Including Traditional and Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)

  7. Living and Dying with Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

  8. Caregiving for Patients With Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

  9. Complications of Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

  10. End of Life Care For Patients With Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

  11. Disability Benefit Considerations and American With Disabilities Act For Patients With Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Customer Testimonial

Wasn't sure about earning my CEU's online, but after taking a few courses am happy that I chose AAACEU's. The articles were very relevant and it worked with my time frame well.
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