Provider: Medical Education Systems Inc.

Founded in 1997 as Medical Education Systems, Inc. one of the earliest online nursing CEU providers to offer a robust selection of online and print classes, today MedEdSys almost 100 classes for a variety of healthcare professionals. The private, minority- and women-owned continuing education company is located in Historic Old Town San Diego. MedEdSys has an experienced staff of carefully screened, credentialed authors who create custom CEU courses for MedEdSys based on the most recent healthcare information available. The mission of Medical Education Systems, Inc. is to provide quality educational programs for allied health professionals to enhance their skills; knowledge in their chosen profession and to assist those seeking license renewal. We approach our activities with a deep sense of purpose and responsibility in accordance with the highest standards of accountability. Our program objectives in continuing education are designed to strengthen the healthcare professional's skill by providing established clinical practice standards as well as updates and changes in trends, issues, techniques, laws and regulations to better serve and protect the public. These program's curricular objectives are to improve: • Awareness of legal, equipment, protocol, environmental and other critical changes • Understanding and/or clarifications of misconceptions • Reduction of possible liabilities and risk factors • Respect for ethical and honest practice • Comprehensive of responsibilities and obligations • Expansion in previously acquired skills • Introduction and utilization of new skills • We are dedicated to help individuals meet their educational/professional needs and goals through distance learning. We provide students with the highest quality distance learning accredited courses and assistance available anywhere. Our purpose motto is to help individuals succeed while meeting their career goals in their chosen profession. To help them achieve these goals we provide distance learning activities that meet and exceed today's industry standards. We provide student support services that are designed to help the attendee through any difficulties they may encounter in the course or their studies, with the philosophy "If the student succeeds, MES is a success".
Course Title CEUs Required (Hours) Cost Date Added
Online Course: Respiratory Diseases 15 $24 18/07/2018

Chronic respiratory disease has emerged as a major nationwide health problem.  Chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases have increased to epidemic proportions and are currently significant causes of morbidity and mortality in this country.  These conditions have revolutionized the practice of pulmonary medicine and have promoted the emergence of the allied health specialties, such as respiratory therapy […]

Online Course: 922: Clinical Guideline Update 2008: Pain Management 3 $24 10/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this module, the student will be able to: Define what is meant by “hand therapy” Identify the Scope of Practice and Domains of Hand Therapy Discuss the scientific basis of hand therapy Define and explain what is meant by rheumatoid arthritis Describe the scientific studies of the impact hand therapy […]

Online Course: 921: Hand Therapy and Rheumatoid Arthritis 6 $24 10/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this module, the student will be able to: Define what is meant by “hand therapy” Identify the Scope of Practice and Domains of Hand Therapy Discuss the scientific basis of hand therapy Define and explain what is meant by rheumatoid arthritis Describe the scientific studies of the impact hand therapy […]

Online Course: 920: Radiating Neck Pain 4 $24 09/02/2018

OBJECTIVES: To study the effects of work related and individual factors affecting radiating neck pain. METHODS: A longitudinal study was carried out with repeated measurements. A total of 5180 Finnish forest industry workers replied to a questionnaire survey in 1992 (response rate 75%). Response rates to follow up questionnaires in 1993, 1994, and 1995 were […]

Online Course: 919: Shoulder Pain 8 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to: Identify the key elements of diagnosing shoulder problems List and discuss the differences between the most common diagnoses Discuss and compare the various treatments available for shoulder problems Explain how to evaluate the merits of exercise vs. arthroscopic decompression (45 pages)

Online Course: 918: Carpal Tunnel 6 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Explain the Etiology of carpal tunnel syndrome. Identify and explain the primary care treatments for carpal tunnel syndrome. Discuss the potential outcomes of endoscopic surgery. Identify and discuss the options to surgery. (56 pages)

Online Course: 917: REM Sleep 6 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Define what is meant by “REM Behavior Disorder” (RBD) and discuss the causes. Identify and discuss the potential consequences of having RBD. Explain how RBD is diagnosed. Identify and explain the treatments available for RBD. (63 pages)

Online Course: 916: Jet Lag and Sleep 6 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Define and discuss the term “Jet Lag”. Explain the cause of Jet Lag. Identify the steps that can be taken to prevent or minimize the effects of Jet Lag. List and discuss the steps that can be taken to “treat” the symptoms and […]

Online Course: 915: Domestic Violence and Children 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Describe the nature and scope of the problem known as “domestic violence. Discuss what is being done by the healthcare system to deal with this problem. Identify and explain how the legal system has responded to the problem. Identify steps healthcare professionals can […]

Online Course: 914: Medical Errors 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: You will be able to explain the significance of the To Error is Human Report, and identify its highlights. You will be able to list and discuss key steps that can be taken in preventing medical errors. You will be able to discuss […]