Course Overview and Target Audience
This review course is designed for licensed Registered Nurses (RN) who have been involved in the nursing care of patients with obesity, for a minimum of two years, and are preparing to take the Certification Exam.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe morbid obesity and the history of weight loss surgery.
- Review clinical management for four weight loss surgery procedures.
- Define team collaboration, program administration and outreach related to the management of morbid obesity.
- Discuss strategies for successful test taking.