Berries, Bark, Blossoms – Be Cautious! Herbal Medications
This online presentation identifies the commonly used herbal medications, explains why they are used and how each may interact with prescription medications and each other. The presenter explains interactions to monitor for and identifies opportunities to teach the patient. The presenter is Joan Somes, PhD, RN-BC, CEN, CPEN, FAEN, NRP.
Learner Outcome:Upon completion of this course, ED nurses will be aware of the commonly used herbal medications, and explain why they are used and how they interact with prescription medications.
The planners and presenters of this course have no conflicts of interest and there was no commercial support of this activity. The course will provide 1.08 contact hours of CNE, upon complete review of course module, successful completion of quiz, and submitting an evaluation. Course expires 4/18/2021
The Emergency Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider Unit No. P0232
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