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: 913: HIV/AIDS 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Discuss the magnitude of the HIV/AIDS incidence in the United States. Identify when Aids was first reported in the United States, and explain its growth. Describe Epidemiology of HIV/AIDS in United States. Describe and discuss the evolution of HIV/AIDS prevention programs. Identify the […]

Online Course: 912: Next Hospital Crisis 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Define and discuss Acinetobacter baumannii and the potential threat it poses to American hospitals. Describe its incidence and the impact it is having today. Identify and discuss the current efforts to control the infection. Discuss the infection’s causes, methods of diagnosis, and modes […]

Online Course: 911: Sleep Inertia 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Define and discuss what is meant by “sleep inertia” Explain its symptoms, epidemiology, frequency of occurrence List the potential treatments and preventive actions that can be taken regarding sleep inertia (21 pages)

Online Course: 910: Influenza Vaccination of Health-Care Personnel 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Recommendations of the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC) and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) concerning influenza vaccination of health-care personnel (HCP) in the United States. Targeted at health-care facility administrators, infection-control professionals, and occupational health professionals responsible for influenza vaccination programs and influenza infection-control programs in their institutions. (21 […]

Online Course: 909: Pain Management in Children 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Identify and discuss the key elements of a pain management plan. List some of the questions that need to be asked of patients regarding “pain”. Identify the important elements of the “children’s pain bill of rights”. List and discuss the “do’s” and “don’ts” […]

Online Course: 908: Emergency Preparedness 4 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: List and discuss the key relevant legal requirements for hospitals and emergency preparedness. Identify and explain the key elements of a hospital’s emergency response plan. Identify and discuss the important aspects relating to the training of employees for emergencies. (20 pages)

Online Course: 907: Environmental Emergency 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: List and discuss how to treat the major types of environmental injuries you may encounter on the job. Differentiate between the various types of burns that you may encounter in your patients. Explain the differences between first, second and third degree burns . […]

Online Course: 906: Fire Safety 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Identify flammable liquids that require “safe storage” precautions, and discuss the types of acceptable storage. List potential ignition sources for those flammable liquids. Identify the classifications of fire extinguishers and the criteria for selection, location and marking of those extinguishers within the building. […]

Online Course: 905: Latex Allergy 4 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Define and discuss what is meant by “latex”. Identify the various items containing latex that may be found in the healthcare setting. List and discuss the types of allergic reactions to latex that can be seen in the workplace. Identify and discuss the […]

Online Course: 904: Violence in the Workplace 3 $24 09/02/2018

LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to: Explain the extent of the problem of workplace violence faced by healthcare workers. List and discuss the various risk factors for that violence at their workplace. Identify and discuss the four key elements of OSHA’s Violence Prevention Guidelines. (19 pages)