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Continuing Nursing Education
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Parkinson's Across the Lifespan: A Roadmap for Nurses is an online course designed by Parkinson’s nurse specialists to help other nurses better understand how to deliver comprehensive care to people and families living with Parkinson’s disease (PD).

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Who should participate?: This course is designed for nurses who want to better understand Parkinson’s in order to better care for the growing population of people living with the disease. It is most suitable for nurses in long-term care, acute care, recent nursing graduates or other nurses who want to improve the care they give to people living with PD.

When?: You can view this course online 24 hours a day seven days a week from an Internet-connected computer.

Cost?: Free. 

How: Watch the four sessions that make up the course, each of which is approximately one and a half hours in length.  Following each session, take a brief exam to test your knowledge of Parkinson’s.  After completing all four sessions and exams, you’ll be eligible for up to 7.5 CEUs.

Important CEU Notice: Continuing Education Credits for this course have currently expired. It was such a successful course that we are applying again for CEU approval and fully expect to receive it. In the meantime, if you do need CEUs, we advise that you postpone your participation in this course. If you do not need CEUs, you are encouraged to continue with the course at this time.

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American Parkinson Disease Association, National Parkinson Foundation, Parkinson's Disease Foundation