Philippine Nurses Association (PNA) has released the schedule of their seminars with Continuing Professional Development (CPD) units for this year 2019.
PNA is the accredited professional organization of registered nurses in the country and also accredited by PRC CPD Council to provide programs that has continuing education units.
These CPD units are now required for nurses, in compliance of the recently implemented Republic Act 10912 or the Continuing Professional Development Act of 2016. The requires all regulated professionals, including nurses, to comply with CPD unit requirements for renewal of their Professional Identification Cards (PIC).
In the revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the law effective March 1, 2019, nurses need 15 units of CPD in 3-year renewal period or 5 units per year. (Note: PRC exercises maximum flexibility in implementing the requirement by allowing renewal without full CPD compliance provided professionals sign affidavit of undertaking.)
If you want to enhance or update your nursing knowledge and skills and start collecting units, here’s the PNA CPD Seminars schedule for 2019:
January 18 – COPD Management: A Team Approach
January 25 – Evidence-based Nursing: Competencies, Challenges and Directions
February 1 – Coronary Artery Disease (CAD): Implications to Care
February 8 – Understanding the World of Research and its Uptake on the Local and Global Trend
February 15 – OB Bonanza! Updates in Obstetric and Gynecologic Nursing Care
February 22 – Performance Improvement: Strategies that will make a difference in the way people perform
March 1 – Clinical Pathway: Roadmap to effective patient care
March 8 – An Introduction to Qualitative Research for Nurses
March 15 – Glimpses of Legal Aspects in Nursing Practice
March 22 – Improving Healthcare using DMAIC Approach
March 29 – Recovery and Self Management: Navigating Support in Patients wit Type 2 Diabetes
April 5 – You Just Got BURNT: Build Up Awareness, Knowledge and Skills of Direct Care Nurses on Emergency Management of Sever Burns
April 12 – Medication Safety: Safety and Quality in Healthcare
April 23 (FREE) – LOG-IN: An Overview to the Concepts, Trends and Issues of Nursing Informatics
April 26 – Shared Governance in Nursing Practice
May 3 – Positive Practice Environment
May 10 – Applied Quantitative Data Analysis Workshop
May 24 – Where do we go from here? Life after Kidney Transplantation
June 7 – iGuide: A Preceptorship Program for Nurses
June 14 – Team STEPPS Framework: A Tool for Enhancing Patient Safety in the Healthcare Industry
June 21 – Understanding Better the Patient’s Needs: Advanced Ostomy Care & Management
Venue: PNA-AGT Auditorium, Phil. Nurses Association, 1663 F.T Benitez St., Malate, Manila
Time: 8:00 AM — 12:00 NN
All seminars have been applied for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) units to Professional Regulation Commission – CPD Council.
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(NO refund / NO chanqe of seminars)
• PNA Member P 400.00
• PNA Non Member P 800.00
• PROMOS AND DISCOUNTS FOR PNA MEMBERS:
– 1st 10 Registered Participants 30% Discount P280.00
– 2nd 10 Registered Participants 15% Discount P340.00
– For Every Three (3) attended PAID seminars 1 Free Seminar
– Renewal of PNA Membership 1 Free Seminar
INCLUSION: Certificate and Snacks
For further inquiries and confirmation, please contact Ms. Sherell Tabafunda at Tel. nos. 5210937 & 4004430 loc. 205. or Cell # 09286605503.
Note: Scheduled seminars are subject to changes with prior notice. It is advisable to call/verify at least a day prior to the conduct of the chosen seminar.