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CSC Certification Review Course Online

CSC Certification Review Course Online

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CSC Certification Review Course Online

Myra F. Ellis, RN, MSN, CCRN-CSC 

The program covers surgical treatment of coronary artery disease, medications and hemodynamic essentials, post-operative care of cardiac surgery patients part I & II, heart failure and valvular heart disease, congenital and non-congenital heart defect repairs, surgery of the thoracic aorta, ventricular assist devices, cardiac complication of cardiac surgery, non-cardiac complications of cardiac surgery. Research and evidence-based practice are stressed throughout the course and test-taking skills complete this comprehensive certification review course. 

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this learning activity, participants should be able to:

·         Validate your knowledge of critical care nursing prior to sitting for the CSC certification exams.

·         Identify the areas of study you will need to focus on prior to sitting for the CSC certification exams.

·         Describe the AACN Synergy Model for Patient Care and the blueprint for the CSC certification exams.


Product Code: CSCOD


Successful Completion

·         Learners must complete 100% of the activity and the associated evaluation to be awarded CE.

·         12.4 Contact Hours awarded for successful completion of this CE activity (60 minute contact hour), CERP A.   



This CE activity has been reviewed by the Nurse Planner. It has been determined that the material presented here shows no bias. This CE activity expires on January 1, 2017.


The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation, Provider Number 0012 (60-minute contact hour). AACN has been approved as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the State Board of Registered Nursing of California, Provider Number 01036 (50-minute contact hour).