Assessment of the Cardiovascular System for Nurses


The purpose of this course is for registered nurses to review and update their Health Assessment skills. This course is restricted to RNs only.


This course fulfills 7 accredited CE hours for nursing license renewal.

Course Objectives

At the end of the course participants will be able to:

  1. Understand anatomy and physiology changes with cardiovascular diseases
  2. Discuss age, condition, gender and culture of patient when conducting a cardiovascular exam
  3. Choose specific questions to ask to complete the cardiovascular system history
  4. Analyze subjective and objective data from the assessment of the cardiovascular system
  5. Describe initial nursing interventions
  6. Differentiate the common auscultatory areas on the precordium
  7. Perform a cardiovascular assessment

$165 plus tax, for the 7 hour day


John Abbott College


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