Monitor, Assess, Intervene: Using Hemodynamics and Perfusion-Focused Assessment

Author(s): Stephanie Chase

Contact Hours 1.00

CERP A 1.00

Expires Nov 15, 2026

Topics: Hemodynamics

Population: Adult

Role: Staff

Member: Free
NonMember: $10.00

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Activity Summary

Required reading for all learners: Implicit Bias impacts patient outcomes

Don’t get lost in the bells and whistles of noninvasive hemodynamic monitoring. Learn how to use an integrated approach to improving perfusion with fundamental noninvasive and minimally invasive hemodynamic monitoring and physical assessment. Apply the assessment data into patient specific, goal-directed resuscitation with the aim of shortening critical care stay and decreasing the occurrence of comorbidities.


  • Describe components of bedside nursing assessment for patient perfusion.
  • Apply an integrated nursing perfusion and hemodynamic assessment to guide clinical decisions at the bedside.
  • Employ bedside noninvasive hemodynamic monitoring to implement patient-specific, goal-directed resuscitation.

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Successful Completion

Learners must attend/view/read the entire activity, read Implicit Bias impacts patient outcomes, and complete the associated evaluation to be awarded the contact hours or CERP. No partial credit will be awarded.


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