ConcussionWise DR for Pennsylvania Nurses (18CWDR03PA)

This course is identical to ConcussionWise DR for Pennsylvania Physicians, but offers a continuing education certificate specifically for Pennsylvania nurses.

The Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers Society, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Pennsylvania Medical Society are proud to offer educational programming in in concussion prevention and management for health care providers.

This course has been designed for physicians and provides a basic overview of concussion etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and initial management.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Pennsylvania Medical Society and Sport Safety International. The Pennsylvania Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Pennsylvania Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The planners and content developers for this activity have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: By default, this system refers to continuing education certificates as "certifications." Issuance of a continuing education certificate implies that the learner has met the course knowledge objectives. The certificate generated is not intended to serve as a certification in concussion management, nor does it guarantee clinical competency or suggest a form of licensure.
  • ConcussionWise DR Pre-Test
  • Module 1: Understanding the Problem
  • Understanding the Problem
  • CWDR Learning Checkpoint 1
  • MODULE 2: Identification and Diagnosis
  • Identification and Diagnosis
  • CWDR Learning Checkpoint 2
  • MODULE 3: Prevention and Preparation
  • Prevention and Preparation
  • CWDR Learning Checkpoint 3
  • MODULE 4: Acute Care
  • Acute Care
  • CWDR Learning Checkpoint 4
  • MODULE 5: Recovery and Ongoing Care
  • Recovery and Ongoing Care
  • CWDR Learning Checkpoint 5
  • MODULE 6: Understanding Pennsylvania's Concussion Law
  • Understanding Pennsylvania's Concussion Law
  • Concussion Resources for Health Care Providers
  • Concussion Resources for Physicians
  • Course Evaluation
  • Course Evaluation
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Understanding the Problem, CWDR Learning Checkpoint 1, Identification and Diagnosis, CWDR Learning Checkpoint 2, Prevention and Preparation, CWDR Learning Checkpoint 3, Acute Care, CWDR Learning Checkpoint 4, Recovery and Ongoing Care, CWDR Learning Checkpoint 5, Understanding Pennsylvania's Concussion Law, Course Evaluation"
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: 1 year