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Family and Adult-Gero Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Review & Advanced Practice Update-2019

More than 100,000 NPs have prepared for certification and practice with the Fitzgerald Review-the best NP review & value on the market! Preparation for both AANP and ANCC FNP exams

<em> Celebrity Summit</em>
Celebrity Summit
7-Night Bermuda Cruise
Round-trip Cape Liberty (Bayonne), NJ

July 28 - August 04, 2019
IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the University at Sea® meeting group through University at Sea® at 800-926-3775 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
Faculty

Monica N. Tombasco, MS, MSNA, FNP-BC, CRNA

Monica N. Tombasco, MS, MSNA, FNP-BC, CRNA

Senior Lecturer with Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, Inc. (FHEA), an international provider of nurse practitioner certification preparation and continuing education for healthcare providers.

She presents the Fitzgerald Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Review and Advanced Practice Update as well as several clinical skills modules. More than 75,000 nurse practitioners have used the Fitzgerald review course to successfully prepare for certification.

Ms. Tombasco practices as a certified registered nurse anesthetist at Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, NH. She is certified as a family nurse practitioner and practices as a family and emergency department nurse practitioner at MWV Health Care, North Conway, NH. 

She is a clinical editor for Critical Care Nursing and Men in Nursing Journal. She has lectured at numerous national nurse practitioner conferences, including the National Conference for Nurse Practitioners and Advanced Practice Clinicians. She has presented workshops in collaboration with other Fitzgerald associates on the topics of Common Dermatologic Procedures; Common Office Procedures; Expert Exam of the Knee; Expert Exam of the Shoulder; Expert Exam of the Ear, Nose and Throat; Splinting: Upper and Lower Extremities; and Suturing and Wound Management.

Ms. Tombasco has provided the programs Expert Exam: Practical Orthopedics - Knee and Expert Exam: ENT Skills for Primary and Acute Care Practitioners with Louise McDevitt, which are available through Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, Inc., at fhea.com

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Program Purpose / Objectives

Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Review & Advanced Practice Update-2019

Family Track (click to register)

  • Contact Hours: 32.20
  • Rx Contact Hours: 17.30
  • Hours include online content

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Track (click to register)

  • Contact Hours: 31.70
  • Rx Contact Hours: 15.80

DESCRIPTION

More than 100,000 NPs have prepared for certification and practice with the Fitzgerald Review-the best NP review & value on the market!

COMPREHENSIVE-ALL FORMATS INCLUDE:

Preparation for both AANP and ANCC FNP exams

  • 150-question practice exam
  • Comprehensive workbook
  • Extensive online resources
  • Final review of hundreds of course questions
  • The most accredited contact hours

CURRENT-ANNUAL REVISIONS REFLECT CHANGES IN:

  • Exam content
  • Clinical guidelines
  • Evidence-based practice
  • NP professional issues

 

AGENDA
Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Review and Advanced Practice Update
All topics shown in this live course agenda are included in the online and MP3 versions
Online Prequel to the live classes (0.7 contact hours): AANPCP vs. ANCC: A comparison of the Exams
Preparing for Exam and Test Test Taking Strategies
Primary Prevention:Health Promotion and Immunization
Secondary Prevention: Detecting Preclinical Disease
Assessment and Intervention in Select Hematologic Disorders
Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
Assessment and Intervention in Commonly Encountered Dermatologic Disorders
Thyroid Disorders: Issues of Diagnosis and Treatment
Primary and Secondary Headache: Diagnosis and Treatment
Evaluation and Intervention in Select Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Disorders
Lower Respiratory Tract Disease: A Focus on Asthma, COPD, Acute Bronchitis, and Community-acquired Pneumonia
Diabetes Mellitus: Strategies to Assess and Intervene
Cardiovascular Problems: A Focus on Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, and Heart Failure
Common GU and GYN Problems: UTI, STI, and more
Mental Health Problems: Assessment and Intervention in Mood Disorders
Common Health Problems in the Older Adult
Assessment and Intervention in Common Musculoskeletal Problems
Diagnosis and Treatment
Primary Care of the Well and Sick Infant, Child and Teen (FNP only)
Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.

Cruise Itinerary

DATE PORT OF CALL ARRIVE DEPART
Sun Jul 28 Cape Liberty (Bayonne), NJ
- 4:00 pm
Mon Jul 29 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Tue Jul 30 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Wed Jul 31 King's Wharf, Bermuda
8:30 am -
Thu Aug 01 King's Wharf, Bermuda
- -
Fri Aug 02 King's Wharf, Bermuda
- 3:30 pm
Sat Aug 03 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Sun Aug 04 Cape Liberty (Bayonne), NJ
8:00 am -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.
Bermuda

Ports of Call

Cape Liberty (Bayonne), NJ - Cape Liberty Cruise Port is located on the New York Harbor in Bayonne, New Jersey, and is just seven miles from New York City and three miles from Newark Liberty International Airport. Its waterfront location and convenience to the Big Apple allows visitors easy access to everything New York City has to offer along with providing visitors access to the historic roots of Northern New Jersey. Convenient guest parking is located adjacent to the cruise terminal.

At Sea - Cruising - Cruising

King's Wharf, Bermuda - King's Wharf has something for everyone. Sample typical island food and stroll through the shops and museums of the Royal Naval Dockyard, an impressive military fortress built in 1815. Sail the clear waters of Hamilton Sound. Find quaint gems at the Bermuda Arts Center and Craft Market. If that's not enough, a snorkel park and watersport facility offer hours of activities to the adventuresome.

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
EXCLUSIVE SHORE EXCURSIONS
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.
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