[Adult] Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) Nursing Certification Review Course, October 24 & 25, 2023


Course Type:  Live Event

Course Description:

This is a two-day course that provides the critical care nurse with a review of the AACN’s core curriculum.  The AACN Test Plan/Blueprint for the exam is used to provide central knowledge of care provided in the ICU with review of nursing care and interventions for the critical care provider.

This course is designed to assist with preparation of the nurse to take the CCRN certification exam by the following objectives:                        

  • Describe the physiologic anatomy, pathophysiologic alterations, and patient assessment for each system.
  • Describe assessment, diagnostic tools and therapeutic interventions relevant to patients in the ICU setting.
  • Demonstrate application of critical thinking skills and patient advocacy as outlined in the AACN Synergy Model of Patient Care.
  • Discuss and practice test-taking skills with practice questions.

Agenda coming soon.


Abby Luffman, MSN, APRN, AGACNP, CCRN   
Laura Gooden, MSN, RN, CCRN
JoAnna Bentsen, BSN, RN, CCRN

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Tuesday, Oct 24 &
Wednesday, Oct 25, 2023
7:30am - 4:30pm
both days
Tuesday: PRB 206
Wednesday: MCN C-2209


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This activity is eligible for Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours; however, the number of hours is yet to be determined.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nursing Education and Professional Development, is accredited as a  provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.