NAPNES Long Term Care* The NAPNES Allied Health Professional (AHP)
Long-Term Care (LTC) Certification
The NAPNES LTC (Long Term Care) Certification Course is a comprehensive program covering the entire lifespan of individuals considered elderly and/or chronically ill. The program is a new certification for NAPNES and includes unlicensed assistive personnel (UAP) for the AHP LTC. Medical math is an integral component of this certification program.
NAPNES Approved for 35 CE Hours
Who is NAPNES?
The NAPNES Allied Health Professional (AHP) Long-Term Care (LTC) Certification
Includes all age groups with chronic illness because while the certification program and exam cover nursing care in geriatrics, the content also has a broader appeal for excellence in nursing care for all age groups with chronic illnesses. AHP LTC designation confirms to employers that the candidate is knowledgeable in long-term care and is engaged in skill-building.
The NAPNES AHP LTC course reviews or introduces participants to the concepts, skills, and techniques associated with geriatric and long-term care (LTC) nursing. The curriculum includes theory related to the nursing care of geriatric patients in order to provide a safe, clean, and comfortable environment for the LTC, chronically ill patient. The certification program includes a review of anatomy and physiology and therapeutic/modified diets for health needs.
- Lectures 58
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 26 weeks
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 33
- Assessments Yes
Important course information.
Review. This is optional - NOT required.
Module 1: Introduction
Chapters 1 and 2
Module 2: General Nursing Management
Module 3: Musculoskeletal and Respiratory Systems
Chapters 4 and 5
Module 4: Circulatory and Hematologic Systems
Chapters 6 and 7
Module 5: Gastrointestinal System
Quarter Exam 1 (Mods 1-5)
This exam covers Modules 1-5.
Module 6: Nervous System
Module 7: Endocrine and Genitourinary Systems
Chapters 10 and 11
Module 8: Integumentary System and Sensory Disorders
Chapters 12 and 13
Module 9: Pharmacology
Module 10: Physiologic Changes of Aging
Module 11: Pediatric
Quarter Exam 2 (Mods 6-11)
This exam covers Modules 6-11.
Module 13: Communication
Module 14: Cognitive and Emotional Considerations
Quarter Exam 3 (Mods 12-14)
Module 15: Specialty Practice Issues
Chapters 20 and 21
Module 16: Leadership and Management
Chapters 22, 23 and 24
Quarter Exam 4 (Mods 15-16)
This exam covers modules 15-16.
Final Exam ( All Units)
This is a comprehensive exam that covers ALL chapters/modules in this course!